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Restaurant round-up

Hal Smith Restaurant Group purchased land in Bricktown from Randy Hogan to build KD’s Southern Cuisine. The property, adjacent to Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar and Grill, eventually will feature Kevin Durant’s 10,000-square-foot, upscale, Southern dining concept. Joe Jungmann, co-owner of Paseo Grill and Sauced on Paseo, is heading up the project for HSRG.

Live and Let Dine

with Cassi Poor Project Manager The Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City Inc. Pizza 23 600 N.W. 23rd pizza23okc.com 601-6161 This is the new pizzeria joint along Uptown 23rd serving 23 fresh pizza toppings and 23 different beers. The Worx is my favorite (I love to pile on the toppings), but I haven’t been

New restaurant concepts planned for Downtown, surrounding area

  Rick and David Haynes are opening a sports bar concept in Deep Deuce sometime in the late summer or early fall. The brothers are the owners of Johnnie’s Charcoal Broiler and West Restaurant. Located at N.E. Second and Oklahoma, the yet-to-be-named sports bar will be in the Level Apartments business complex. Rick Haynes says

New & Expanding

Faith Church Inc. leased 10,447 square feet of retail space at 8141 Northwest Expressway from Council Crossing LLC. It will be the new meeting area for Faith Church as it expands to reach more of the community. David Hartnack with NAI Sullivan Group handled the transaction. OKLAHOMA COUNTY HDG Products Ltd. leased 29,250 square feet

Live and Let Dine

with Rob Crissinger Senior Director of Accounts Bumbershoot PR Italian Express 119 W. Main 602-3181 I could eat pepperoni pizza every day of the week, and nearly did while working Downtown, thanks in large part to Italian Express. The lunch buffet is inexpensive; the food is always fresh and plentiful; and although it’s always busy,

Commercial Real Estate

OKLAHOMA COUNTY Shaz Investment Group LLC purchased 156 acres of agricultural land at N. May and N.W. 192nd for $3.72 million from Arcadia Farm LLC. RRE Park Forest Holdings LLC purchased the 216-unit Park Forest Apartments, 4328 S.E. 46th, for $2 million from MLMT 2005 CIP1 Complex at 46th LLC. It was built in 1974.

Live and Let Dine

Hefner Grill 9201 Lake Hefner Parkway hefnergrill.ehsrg.com 748-6113 This is my favorite spot for brunch and happy hour. My boyfriend would cross the world for the Southern eggs Benedict; he actually dreams about it. Me, I love the Perfect Bloody Mary and eggs Baltimore, which is like Benedict, but with a crab cake instead of

Vegging out

The truth is, being a vegetarian has outgrown all types. Oklahoma’s own country music superstar Carrie Underwood is a vegetarian. She pledged to go meat-free after she saw livestock being castrated. It even gets more local that. Oklahoma City Ward 2 Councilman Ed Shadid is an herbivore, as is Romy Owens, local artist and a

Durant’s Dish

Durant plans to be on-site often at the 10,000-square-foot restaurant, which sits along the Bricktown Canal between Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar & Grill and Earl’s Rib Palace. It will be worth Durant’s while to be there because he is not just lending his famous name to the eatery; he will own 25% of

New & Expanding

Freebirds World Burrito leased 2,800 square feet in Belle Isle Station Shopping Center, 1841 Belle Isle, from BIS Corporation. Stuart Graham and Mark W. Inman with CB Richard Ellis|Oklahoma handled the lease transaction. Freebirds began in 1987 in Santa Barbara, Calif. In 1991, the first Texas store opened. Today, Freebirds has 83 restaurants in Oklahoma,