CultureMap: Beloved Memorial-area Italian restaurant reopens after total transformation


The Houston food scene continues to expand. And at times, that means re-purposing familiar concepts and giving new life to old names.

This week sees the opening of B.B. Italia Kitchen, a two-in-one concept from Berg Hospitality Group, taking over Memorial-area institution Carmelo’s. Berg purchased Carmelo’s in January 2018 to renovate the spot and revamp the menu. The restaurant closed January of this year and reopened on Thursday, May 2. Read More Here.