Chef Tim Love's Lonesome Dove restaurant is expected to reopen later this month.
The iconic Fort Worth restaurant has been closed since Aug. 20 after a fire damaged the kitchen and part of the dining area.
The fire caused about $30,000 in damage to the restaurant.
Love now plans to reopen the Stockyards landmark on Oct. 24. On Twitter, Love was so sure of the date that he said they are now taking reservations.
BIG NEWS!!!! Lonesome Dove is BACK! Now taking reservations for opening date of OCTOBER 24! 8177408810 for your reservation!
— Tim Love (@cheftimlove) October 9, 2013
The restaurant launched Love's lucrative career which now includes several restaurants including Woodshed Smokehouse, LoveShack and Queenie's Steakhouse.