When it will come to doggy-welcoming eating, Houston has no lack of dining places, bars and espresso stores to examine. The opening of a chic new restaurant and luxurious dog boutique combo in Katy is elevating the bar between them.

Pucci Cafe opened on Sept. 19 in the upscale LaCenterra enhancement at Cinco Ranch. Born from an on-line store by the exact title, which entrepreneurs Bobby and Maria Davidson launched in 2019, the principle pairs connoisseur offerings for puppies and human beings with spectacular pet retail.
The spouse and spouse staff was encouraged by the doggy-welcoming culture in European metropolitan areas, where by pets are a widespread fixture on cafe patios. Their qualifications in merchandising, design and small business, alongside with their love for animals, helped make the twin principle a fact.

A stark big difference from other canine-welcoming outposts in town is that Pucci places just as a great deal believed into its dog provisions as the accompanying human’s eats. An all-day menu incorporates pastries, sweet and savory baked items, and charcuterie boards, when a committed canine bakery is stocked with human-grade treats. For thirsty human beings, the menu is complemented with a robust beverage plan built up of third-wave coffees, a complete espresso bar, teas, cider, wine and specialty beers.

In among dining and ingesting, human friends may perhaps peruse the onsite boutique, which offers designer canine extras imported from close to the world, like jewelry, bejeweled collars, substantial-finish outfits and carriers. Pucci’s retail choices span to tub and natural beauty, with an exceptional collection of puppy spa goods, no cost of genetically modified organisms and severe chemical compounds.

Pucci Cafe boasts its own dog bakery with human-grade treats.

Pucci Cafe boasts its personal canine bakery with human-grade treats.

Julie Soefer

Although pet company may perhaps glaze previous it, human people will definitely be aware the restaurant’s interesting buildout, showcasing interiors intended by Houston-dependent Gin Layout Team. The place combines grey concrete plaster and cherry red mosaic tile with curvaceous millwork, moody accent lighting, and cascading greenery, resulting in an aesthetically satisfying backdrop for humans and animals alike. 

Plush furnishings and textiles in wealthy jewel tones with houndstooth accents lengthen to the expansive 2,500-sq.-foot, multi-stage pet dog-friendly patio that overlooks Cinco Ranch Lake. As canine are not allowed inside the restaurant or boutique in order to comply with Fort Bend County Wellbeing Regulations, the patio a lot more than makes up for it with a completely enclosed Bark Park.

The patio at Pucci Cafe overlooks Cinco Ranch Lake.

The patio at Pucci Cafe overlooks Cinco Ranch Lake.

Julie Soefer

The fenced enjoy region is supervised by a member of Pucci’s team at all instances, and equipped with ample water and waste stations, so friends can be free to take in and store. Alternatively, animals may perhaps be part of their entrepreneurs at a patio table, so lengthy as they are leashed.

Though puppies are warmly welcomed at Pucci Cafe, they are not necessary in order to take a look at. The scenic waterfront locale in just LaCenterra is very likely to attractiveness to Houstonians no matter if they are puppy house owners or not. As aspect of the Davidsons’ mission to present an inclusive area for pets and their mothers and fathers, they are donating 5 percent of revenue from all online and boutique purchases to canine rescue corporations.


Come across it: 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd Suite N200, Katy, TX 77494 (713) 391-8500
Hrs: Day by day 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

By Amalia