Another Dallas import is ready to make a home in the busy Houston restaurant scene.
Shell Shack, a popular seafood concept with six locations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, will open its first Houston restaurant in July at 2412 Washington in the former Social Junkie Sports Bar location, which previously was home to the historic Pig Stand. .
Shell Shack is a relatively new player in the Dallas food realm, having opened its first location in 2013.
The restaurant specializes in seafood boils of king crab, snow crab, Dungeness crab, shrimp and crawfish in flavors such as Cajun, garlic, lemon pepper and "The Kitchen Sink," in spice levels mild, medium, hot and diablo.