Category Archive: Restaurants

Alpha West

This 14 acre site was the homestead of a big box which was occupied over the years by several home furnishing retailers. Although new multi-family residential had been completed to the south, most of the surrounding area was developed as a low rise office and industrial, in other words, not an area with a high "Cool Factor" ...

Legacy at Spring Creek

Early plans include three office towers of eight to 10 floors, a boutique hotel and more than 50,000 square feet of retail space to be constructed along Spring Valley. "The goal is to create something iconic both architecturally and as a sense of place," said Mick Granlund, vice president at O'Brien Architects. "We have planned the site to incorporate and build upon an existing grove of beautiful...

The Village at Carillon Parc

The Village at Carillon Parc in Southlake is designed to create a unique experience through a luxury, European-style regional destination with a pedestrian focused orientation. The development incorporates one-of-a-kind dining opportunities, premium hospitality, health and wellness services, boutique shopping, and public facilities surrounding a central park. Open green spaces and pathways...

See Sean O’Brien @ Biznow: Future of the Platinum Corridor

From the Dallas Cowboys to Warren Buffett, the Platinum Corridor is attracting huge names, enormous capital investment and a ton of cranes. That’s why we’re so thrilled to bring you Bisnow’s DFW Platinum Corridor event on March 31.  O’Brien Architects director of design Sean O’Brien is the master planner for The Star, a venture developed by the City of Frisco and the Dallas Cowboys that...

Pizzeria Testa

Pizzeria Testa brings the ambience and flavors of a real Italian pizzeria to the heart of Frisco Square. Led by Mick Granlund, the O’Brien team worked alongside owner Rod Schaefer to recreate a genuine, Naples dining experience. Imported from Italy, two imposing, 7,000 pound wood burning ovens serve as the interior’s focal point. Reclaimed materials, including Chicago red brick, and...