Monthly Archives: December 2017

Five Questions with Yoga Pod

Colorado-based Yoga Pod recently opened its luxury studio at Victory Park in Dallas, helping students build physical skills and achieve a greater sense of presence in their daily lives. Owner and operator Michelle "Mia" Weaver shares how her love of yoga helped her find balance, change career paths, and develop a yoga experience unlike any other fitness class. Q: How did your yoga journey begin, and what made you... read more

Victory Park Adds Sushi and A Wine Bar to Its Parade of Forthcoming Restaurants

Dallas Eater Written by: Amy McCarthy When Victory Park debuts its major revamp next year, an Asian eatery called Imoto and a wine bar called Burgundy Swine will join the ranks of new restaurants planned for the area. Tracy Rathbun of Lovers Seafood & Market and Shinsei will open Imoto, which will serve a “Pan-Asian” menu of sushi, shared plates, sake, and more. A press release describes Imoto as... read more

Archer Hotel Napa Wins ‘Top Real Estate Projects’ Award

North Bay Business Journal Written by: Gary Quackenbush The new luxury boutique Archer Hotel in downtown Napa opened on Nov. 27. This five-story, 183-room hotel on First Street will feature a signature Charlie Palmer Steak restaurant, rooftop bar, outdoor fireplaces and a shallow ledge pool. The hotel has more than 17,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor meeting and event space and also offers in-room... read more

How Victory Park Demonstrates the New Retail Anchors

D Magazine Written by: Terry Montesi Those who embrace the changing retail environment will find new opportunities. Today is a time of rapid change in the retail and mixed-use industry. Contrary to what many are saying, e-commerce won’t kill brick-and-mortar retail, but it will put pressure on the retailers and centers that refuse to evolve. Those who embrace the changing environment will find new... read more

Frozen Dessert Concept Readies for WestBend Opening

Fort Worth Magazine Written by: By Franchesca Barua One of the fastest-growing frozen dessert concepts is opening in Fort Worth this week. Popbar, a New York City-based gelato shop, is opening in WestBend on Friday. The concept’s first-ever Texas location will span 1,021 square feet in a space between HG Sply Co. and CorePower Yoga, at 1621 River Run, Suite 171. Popbar will serve handcrafted gelato,... read more

With These 8 Restaurants and Bars, Victory Park Will Look Drastically Different in 2018

Dallas Morning News Written  by: Sarah Blaskovich For years, Victory Park was home to the American Airlines Center and not much else. Visitors to the area could see a Dallas Mavericks or Dallas Stars game, or catch a superstar musician in concert. But other than a few nearby restaurants, Victory Park had not been victorious in bringing foot traffic to the area, despite its location near Uptown and downtown... read more

California Bakery Specializing in Decadent Cakes Hones in on Rice Village

CultureMap Houston Written by: Eric Sandler Rice Village's transformation into a destination for national restaurants will take another step forward next month. The shopping destination — already home to Austin-based burger chain Hopdoddy and soon to be home to Houston's second Shake Shack — will welcome California-based bakery SusieCakes on December 9. Known for its scratch-made, all-American style... read more