A Taste of 2019: New Restaurant Openings
Each year, Brookfield Properties supports unique restaurant openings, bringing innovative dining concepts and food experiences to our properties across the country. Our portfolio has over 1,600 restaurants, featuring an array of culinary choices, catering to different palates, and located within unique and welcoming spaces.
With 14% of our retail business designated to the eat/drink sector, Brookfield Properties is an expert in identifying the right dining concepts and spaces that will bring value to our communities of shoppers. Here's a look at some of the new restaurants that have opened at our properties over the past year.
Gram Café & Pancakes
Japanese chain enters the U.S. market
Popular Japanese chain, Gram Café & Pancakes, opened its first U.S. store at Stonestown Galleria in San Francisco, CA. The 2,700-square-foot space introduces customers to their instagrammable and fluffy soufflé-style pancakes. Gram Café & Pancakes' menu includes traditional, savory pancakes topped with avocado and smoked salmon, "taco pancakes" with spicy chili and cheese, and red bean matcha pancakes, layered with matcha mascarpone cream and mochi.
True Food Kitchen
Healthy dining concept coming to Chicago winter 2019
Seasonally-inspired restaurant, True Food Kitchen will bring its healthy dining concept to Oakbrook Center in Chicago, Illinois. The restaurant brand is driven by a passionate collective of accomplished chefs, visionary restauranteurs, and a renowned doctor of integrative medicine – who believe delicious dining and conscious nutrition can go hand in hand. The 6,310 square foot space will offer a curated menu that rotates regularly, a scratch bar featuring fresh pressed fruit and vegetable juices, and an outdoor covered patio.
Texas de Brazil
New all-you-can-eat concept in Carlsbad
Texas de Brazil, specializing in authentic, churrasco-style grilling, opened its third California location at The Shoppes at Carlsbad. The steakhouse menu pays homage to Brazil's longtime tradition of churrasco-style grilling, where meat is cooked over natural wood charcoal. The restaurant's all-you-can-eat set-up attracts local meat lovers looking for new dining options.
Texas favorite comes to The Woodlands
Austin-based taco chain, Torchy's Tacos, opened its 52nd Texas location - the first in The Woodlands area- at The Woodlands Mall. Hungry shoppers can stop by this location to get a taste of their award-winning menu featuring unique tacos, like the Baja Shrimp taco, queso, and full bar menu with made-to-order margaritas. Torchy's Taco is the perfect addition to satisfy the diverse palates of customers that frequent the center.
Smith & Wollensky
Premier American steakhouse opening in 2019
Boasting two stories tall, the all new classic steakhouse at Grand Canal Shoppes features a warm inviting atmosphere, complete with a tavern-like open concept bar and lounge. The space features an impressive wine wall; art deco inspired 18 seat bar outfitted with mirror hidden televisions; a luxurious lounge complete with leather tufted booths and Lincoln chairs; and an intimate all glass. Guests can enjoy over-the-top steak and wine experiences featuring renowned USDA Prime dry-aged steaks, premium seafood and award-winning wine lists.