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News-Upper-Kirby-Game-Changer-Rose-Carrabba-Johnny-Carrabba-III-Randi-Smith-and-Johnny-Carrabba-April-2014_141307.jpgSome interesting facts were shared at a ceremony awarding Johnny Carrabba the Upper Kirby Management District Game Changer Award. The space that houses the original Carrabba's was once "an adult bookstore. So when the Italian grill opened in 1986, the Houston Post proclaimed in its headline story on the new eatery, 'From porn to pasta.'" [CM]

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