Houston-based Ignite Restaurant Group — owners of the Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap brands — was won Aug. 7 in a bankruptcy court auction by Houston-based Landry’s Inc. in a homecoming for the buyer and the brand.

Landry’s Inc., the entertainment empire owned by Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta, is now waiting for a judge to approve the sale in an Aug. 17 court hearing in the Bayou City, according to Nation’s Restaurant News. Landry’s announced a bid to buy the brands…

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