Thanks to Houston hosting the Super Bowl, the city had a boom in restaurants opening in 2017.

During 2017, Houston was blessed with brick-and-mortar locations of some of our favorite food trucks, new imaginations from Houston's top chef's and transplant restaurants from out of town.

TOWN ICONS: These are Houston's Most Fascinating People of 2017

With every new location opened, some other business was moved out and replaced, but their memory lives on in the Google Maps imagery archives.

Now Playing:

Eddie Wu traveled to Houston to help feed first responders

Media: Fox9

To see what Houston's newest restaurants looked like six or more years before they became the newbies to the block, go through the gallery above.

Heather Leighton is a digital reporter at Chron.com. She considers herself as a Jack(ie) of all trades and covers various topics from entertainment to politics. You can read more of her stories here and follow her on Twitter at @loveheathernoel.