News & Awards Archives

2015 News & Awards

01/14/2015 - Houstonia Magazine (online) - Two-Course Lunch is a Steal

01/13/2015 - Houston Chronicle (online) - 1st Annual Truffle Challenge, Brennan's wins 2nd Place

2014 News & Awards

12/15/2014 - Maxim - Milk Punch goes North

12/13/2014 - CultureMap - Winter Whites / John Ramos

12/8/2014 - Food & Wine - 9 Milk Punches to Try

12/8/2014 - Restaurant Hospitality - Trends: Snack Attack (Crab & Caviar Nachos)

12/5/2014 - Zagat.com - 5 Must-Try Holiday Coctail (Kringle Cream and Cookies)

11/12/2014 - Bayou City Mag - Get Gourdgeous (Black Hill Pork Shank Osso Bucco w/ Butternut Squash Gnocchi)

11/10/2014 - Restaurant Hospitality - Compound Butters (Black Truffle Compound Butter Recipe)

11/4/2014 - Zagat (National) - Trendy Dishes (prickly pear barbecue beef with lobster-oxtail dumplings)

10/30/2014 - Houston Press - Thanksgiving in Houston

10/29/2014 - YourHoustonNews.com - Southern Living holiday showcase benefits veterans

10/24/2014 - Houston Press - Theater Dining (B-line)

10/22/2014 - Life Refined - The Finest Comfort Food (Crab & Caviar Nachos)

10/9/2014 - KHOU / CH 11 - Creole Cookin and a NOLA Roadtrip with HMSN (Video BBQ Shrimp)

10/6/2014 - Bustle.com - Where to Watch Football (Crab & Caviar Nachos)

10/1/2014 - San Antonio Living - Chef Danny Trace is featured in San Antonio Restaurant Assocation Dinner

9/24/2014 - Alison Cook's Top 100 - Brennan's #39

9/16/2014 - Zagat.com - 7 Standout Chef's Tables

9/15/2014 - Zagat.com - 8 Dishes to Eat to Call Yourself a Houstonian (Turtle Soup)

9/12/2014 - The Daily Meal - Wine Dinner with Chef Tory McPhail

9/12/2014 - Houston Press - Cooking Class with Chef Tory McPhail

8/27/2014 - Good Taste with Tanji - New Orleans BBQ Shrimp (video & recipe)

8/24/2014 - CultureMap - Houston's Secret Menus (Red Beans & Rice and Brandy Milk Punch)

7/31/2014 - ABC13 / KTRK - Stretch Your Dollar / HRW 2014 (Video)

7/24/2014 - Houston Chronicle - Fried Chicken Dinner & Soul Cooking Class

7/22/2014 - Houstonia Mag - Houston's Finest Wine List

7/21/2014 - Zagat.com - Secret Dishes in Houston (Red Bean & Rice Monday)

7/18/2014 - Houston Press - Brennan's East Meets West Date Night

7/16/2014 - Restaurnat Hospitality - Catfish: The new nostalgic dish

7/16/2014 - YouHoustonNews.com (HCN) - Dishing up Date Night Cooking Class (print & online)

7/15/2014 - EaterHouston.com - National Caviar Day

6/25/2014 - KHOU / Great Day Houston - Summer Cooking at Brennan's

6/24/2014 - Houston Chronicle.com - National Catfish Day (print & online)

6/23/2014 - Chron.com - Date Night at Brennan's

6/23/2014 - The Daily Meal - 15 Best Restaurants

6/18/2014 - Bayou City Magazine: 3 Spots to Indulge for Brunch (print & online)

6/8/2014 - CultureMap - Going to Foodie School

6/6/2014 - ABC13.com - Friday Faves: Happy Hour

5/27/2014 - The Daily Meal - The 15 Best Restaurants in Houston (Turtle Soup & Bananas Foster)

5/19/2014 - Zagat.com - Strawberry Shortcake on 30 Things You Need to EAt and Drink this Summer

5/6/2014 - New York Times - To Give: Pralines for Mother's Day

5/5/2014 - Zagat.com - Houston's Best High-End Happy Hours

5/1/2014 - Chef Magazine - Reinventing the Chicken and Waffle

5/1/2014 - The Tasting Panel - Who's Serving Housemade Bitters

4/25/2014 - CultureMap - Celebrate Derby Day in Houston

April - Food Arts - Brennan Family Receives the Silver Spoon

3/18/2014 - Houston Chronicle Flavor Section - Strawberry Season Takes the Cake (Brennan's Front Cover Print)

3/5/2014 - Food Republic - Mardi Gras Dishes featured in Here are Tonight's Specials

2/13/2014 - Zagat - Houston Cutest Culinary Couples

2/7/2014 - CultureMap - The ultimate foodie wedding

2/3/2014 - CultureMap - Farm to Bottle (HMNS Hot Cocktail Trend Event)

2/3/2014 - Times-Picayune (nola.com) - Can Texas lay any claim on gumbo? Brennan's Mention

1/30/2014 - CultureMap - Houston's best foodie event ever

2014 - Greater Houston Restaurant Association - Houston Hall of Honor to Alex Brennan-Martin

1/21/2014 - Wine Enthusiast - Five Spiked Soups

01/14/2014 - Zagat - 5 Classic Restaurants for Valentine's Day

01/09/2014 - Houston Press - Top 5 Prix-Fixe Lunches in Houston

January  -Weddings in Houston - Well Rehearsed

2013 News & Awards

December  - Texas Monthly - Holiday Gift Guide

December - Southern Hospitality Magazine - 2013 Holiday Gift Guide

12/16/2013 - Forbes.com - Become a Chef for a Day

11/25/2013 - Zagat.com - Comfort Foods: Seafood Gumbo

11/22/2013 - Zagat.com - Where to (Jazz) Brunch

11/14/2013 - Houstonia Magazine - Chicken-Fried Flounder

November / December 2013 - National Culinary Review - Chef for a Day

10/29/2013 - The Wall Street Journal - When Dinner is the Show (Tableside Service)

10/23/2013 - Men's Health - Discover the Best Spice Blend for Vegetables

Sept 2013 - The Tasting Panel - The Lone Star Life: Jason Sherman

7/28/2013 - CultureMap - Houston's Best Fine Dining Restaurants

7/31/2013 - Localeur.com - My Favorite Places to Embrace Houston Heat

July 2013 - Andrew Harper's United States West - Houston Restaurants

7/26/13 - CultureMap: Crazy Cheap Drinks

7/10/2013 - Nation's Restaurant News - Seasonal Stone Fruit & Berries

July 2013 - HOUSTON Modern Luxury - 5 Classics that Still Cook

7/1/13 - Houston Chronicle: Peaches

June 2013 - Yellow Magazine: Hennessy Paradis Imperial Tasting

June 2013 - Weddings in Houston: Pre & Post Wedding Festivities

6/26/13 - Houston Chronicle: Drink up these summer cocktails

June 2013 - Startle.com / Forbes Travel Guide: Best Happy Hour in Houston

June 2013 - Houston Chronicle 29-95: Top 100 Restaurants

6/4/13 - Houston Press: 7-7-7 Courtyard Bar Menu features Crawfish

5/29/13 Texas Monthly: Jason Sherman featured on Wine of the Month

04/25/13 CultureMap: A Family Affair (Brennan's Chef Reunion)

04/22/13 HOUSTON Modern Luxury: H-Town Chefs Rock Austin Fest

03/28/2013 - Hallmark Channel Home & Family: BBQ Crawfish & Bananas Foster (VIDEO)

03/22/13 HOUSTON Modern Luxury: Easter Hit List Brennan's #1 Brunch Bunch

03/20/13 Easter Houston: Brennan's Family Affair in Sugarland

03/20/13 CBS Houston & Houston Press: Brennan's Easter Brunch 2013

3/20/13 - CultureMap:New vegetarian menu at Brennan's with a Creole twist

03/19/13 - CultureMap: The best French toast in Houston (runner up)

03/14/13 - Citysearch: Best Dining & Most Romantic

03/05/13 Food Alamanc: March 5 (Brennan's Anniversary)

02/28/13 Houston Press: Houston's Top 10 Restaurant Patios

02/21/13 Houston Press: Brennan's #1 Pre-Theater Dining

02/13/13 USA Today: Top Restaurants for Service in 25 Cities

02/12/13 The Local Palate: A Texas-Sized Mardi Gras

02/07/13 Houston Press:Top 10 Wine List in Houston (honorable mention)

2012 News & Awards

12/20/12 Cowboys & Indians: Brennan's of Houston New-Orleans Pralines

12/19/12 Houston Press: 10 Affordable Luxuries ($.25 Martinis)

12/04/12 Food Republic: Classic Turtle Soup Recipe

09/2012 Southern Living: Go-To Summer Party Dish

08/27/12 Houston Chronicle 29-95: Top Houston Chefs Collaborate

08/2012 HOUSTON Modern Luxury: Cold Comfort (Brennan's Premieres NOLA-Style Snoball)

07/16/12 Houston Chronicole 29-95: Revisiting Brennan's Houston

07/13/12 Houston Press: Where the Chefs Eat

06/06/2012 Houston Chronicle 29-95: Alison Cook's Top 100

05/2012 Food Network Magazine: Take It Away (Brennan's Praline's Featured)

04/06/12 Fox News: Top 10 Restaurants for Easter Brunch in the United States

03/17/12 TODAY Show: Texas Creole Crawfish (VIDEO)

03/05/12 BRIDES Magazine: An Iconic Restaurant Wedding at Brennan's of Houston

03/06/12 ZAGAT: Brennan's Rates #1 in Service and Decor

2011 News & Awards

12/16/11Nation's Restaurant News: Fine Dining Hall of Fame

10/02/11 MyTable Houston Culinary Awards: Outstanding Wine Service, Oustanding Bar Service, Best Interior Design

04/06/11 Food Network's UNWRAPPED: Best Easter Brunch (VIDEO)

2010 News & Awards

6/9/2010 Houston Chronicle: Brennan's is back from the ashes (review)