'Woodfired' is part of the name and the game at this latest move by Ray Salti, who transformed his shuttered Sorrel Urban Bistro into an upscale, ingredients-focused addition to his already prodigious pizza holdings (he also owns the local Pepperoni’s chain devoted to more humble New York-style pies).
Number of seats: 78
Average per-person check: $22
Popular dishes: Carne Trio Pizza: Prosciutto di Parma, pepperoni, Sicilian sausage and fresh mozzarella; Arugula Pizza with truffle oil, prosciutto di Parma, buffalo mozzarella and goat cheese; Texas wagyu beef pizza: Tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella, Texas wagyu ground beef, red onions and jalapeños.
What people come for: Happy hour, which includes pizza and a bottle of wine or pitcher of beer for $19.
Address: 2202 A W. Alabama St.
Phone number: 713-677-0391