Turkey Leg Hut: Navigating Financial Turmoil Through Bankruptcy and Legal Disputes

Turkey Leg Hut declares bankruptcy

Following a court hearing on Tuesday, March 26, the Turkey Leg Hut is looking to make some changes in its financial situation. The restaurant filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with owner Nakia Holmes and former co-owner Lyndell Price facing over $900,000 in debt to a former business partner.

The strange circumstances surrounding a fire at the restaurant’s business office and ongoing legal issues have led to financial troubles for the Turkey Leg Hut. As a result, a receiver has been appointed by the court to handle the restaurant’s assets and funds to help pay off debts.

With a debt of $2 million in state tax revenue and ongoing legal disputes, including one with former business partner Steve Rogers, the Turkey Leg Hut decided to file for bankruptcy. This move will put a stop to collection efforts while the restaurant continues discussions with financial stakeholders to reposition the business.

Since opening in 2016, the Turkey Leg Hut has faced controversy and legal battles, becoming a focal point for discussions on race and gentrification in Houston. Despite these challenges, the restaurant remains popular among community members.

Following a court hearing on Tuesday, March 26, the Turkey Leg Hut is looking to make some changes in its financial situation. The restaurant filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with owner Nakia Holmes and former co-owner Lyndell Price facing over $900,000 in debt to a former business partner. The strange circumstances surrounding a fire at…

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