Kona Grill Signs Onto West 7TH Development

FORT WORTH, Texas (March 21, 2013) – Cypress Equities companies*, the developers of West 7th, announced today that Kona Grill will open a new restaurant location within the mixed- use development later this year.

Kona Grill provides contemporary cuisine made from scratch, including sandwiches, flatbreads, soups and an assortment of entrees featuring macadamia nut chicken, Big Island meatloaf, sweet-chili glazed salmon, and pad Thai noodles. Guests may also enjoy fresh sushi prepared at the restaurant’s full sushi bar, as well as designer cocktails served in an energetic bar and lounge.

The 7,500-square-foot restaurant will be situated at the intersection of Crockett Street and University Drive in the development’s third phase. This will mark Kona Grill’s fifth Texas location and second in the DFW metroplex.

“We are thrilled to have Kona Grill join the dynamic merchant roster at West 7th,” stated Michael Wheat, executive vice president and director of leasing for Cypress Equities, the developer of West 7th. “This addition will provide our guests with even greater dining options and further establish West 7th as one of the most popular destinations for Tarrant County foodies.”

Steve Ewing of EDGE Realty Partners represented the tenant, while Rodger Chieffalo of Chieffalo Realty represented the landlord.

West 7th is a strategic blend of pedestrian-friendly urban elements positioned in a mixed-use community offering retail, entertainment, office and residential. The 13-acre development is located on Seventh Street and University Drive near the Fort Worth business and cultural districts. Its retail and office components are being developed by a Cypress Equities company* and the residential component by Columbus Realty Partners, LTD. To learn more about the West 7th development, please visit

About Cypress Equities
Cypress Equities* (Cypress) was founded in 1995 and has since established a national reputation synonymous with the premier development, operation and management of destination-class retail and mixed-use properties throughout the U.S. Historically, Cypress has developed and acquired more than 12 million square feet and currently is developing and managing a portfolio of more than 7.5 million square feet of retail, office, residential and automotive real estate. Today, there are six Cypress Equities offices throughout the U.S., including Dallas (headquarters), New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Atlanta and Fort Lauderdale. Visit for more information.

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