Friday, May 10, 2013

From Zake to Onaga Pan Asian Bistro - Sushi Lounge Rebranding

Onaga Pan Asian Bistro has taken the place of what was Zake Sushi Restaurant & Lounge at the corner of W. Alabama Street and Shepherd Drive next to the Whole Earth Provisioning Store and Trader Joe's (former W. Alabama Theater).

Japanese Sushi Dining- Evening view of Onaga Pan Asian Bistr
The change-over seems to have taken place overnight. (The application for approval of alteration of sign on this City Landmark, which is owned by Weingarten Realty, was filed April 3, according to Houston Archaeological and Historical Commission records.).

Zake signage some time before rebranding
Tilas Mexican Restaurant Food Truck passing West Alabama Theater, now occupied by Trader Joe's
Onaga Pan Asian Bistro now occupies the corner space in the NW quadrant of W. Alabama - Shepherd intersection

Zake Japanese Restaurant & Lounge (now Onaga Pan Asian Bistro) on the Neighborhood Map