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Houston’s Best Restaurant Patios — Dining Outside Now Rules Under New Coronavirus Realities

BY SHELBY HODGE // 05.29.20 Now that Texas has allowing restaurants to return to 50 percent occupancy, the concern among restaurateurs is will the public return? How many remain squeamish about being near strangers over a meal in the time of the coronavirus, is their concern? Patio dining, where tables are spaced …


You can now order a Brennan’s DIY Bananas Foster kit

Emma Balter May 14, 2020Updated: May 15, 2020, 2:51 pm Have you really done quarantine if you haven’t set bananas and rum on fire in your own home? The famous Brennan’s Bananas Foster dessert is now available to buy from the restaurant’s Houston outpost, packaged into a neat make-your-own kit. It …


Houston chefs share their favorite crawfish boil fixin’

Emma BalterApril 15, 2020Updated: April 15, 2020, 1:42 pm   We can’t have a proper crawfish boil right now with all our friends, but we can still order the bugs to go from local restaurants and reminisce about the good ol’ days. We asked Houston chefs to share what their …


Fine-dining Houston takeout for at-home celebrations

Darla Guillen Gilthorpe , Chron.com / Houston Chronicle April 12, 2020 Updated: April 13, 2020 11:29 a.m.   Houston food fans: Here’s your chance to enjoy a Tony's truffle pasta from or a sizzling Brennan’s steak while sporting PJs on the couch. Some of the city’s finest restaurants are offering elegant to-go meals and …


H-E-B is now selling meals from your favorite restaurants!

  TWEET EMAIL   H-E-B is now selling meals from your favorite restaurants!   Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:49PM             H-E-B isn't just stepping up for shoppers. They're helping restaurants stay in business!   HOUSTON, Texas -- H-E-B has gone above and beyond to help …


Finding Home a World Away: Central America

By Timothy Malcolm, Catherine Matusow, Gwendolyn Knapp, Schaefer Edwards, and Erica Hernandez  3/2/2020 at 12:00am  Published in the March 2020 issue of Houstonia Devani GonzalezMexico In 2019 Gonzalez traveled to Washington, D.C., as Democratic congresswoman Sylvia Garcia’s guest, to hear President Donald Trump give the State of the Union address. Garcia invited Gonzalez for a reason: to highlight the plight …


6 Lent-Friendly Dishes to Eat in Houston Right Now

by Gabi De la Rosa  Feb 28, 2020, 11:00am CST The revelry of Fat Tuesday is over, and we have officially entered into the Lenten season. Lent, observed from Ash Wednesday until Easter Sunday, is marked by 40 days of penance and sacrifice, which frequently comes in the form of abstaining from …


The Best Restaurants in Houston

By: Megha Tejpal Savor Space City Houston is the most-diverse city in the country and nothing reflects that more than its flourishing culinary scene, with visionary chefs and a rapidly growing list of restaurants. Tex-Mex and BBQ have always been great in H-Town, but at any given corner, expect fantastic …


Food Allergies Hit Houston’s Most Fabulous Partygoers in an Eye-Opening Affair

BY SHELBY HODGE // 02.05.20 PHOTOGRAPHY CHINH PHAN When we were growing up, our middle sister had a terrible allergy to chocolate, every child’s (and mother’s) nightmare particularly when the other two sisters are chomping M&Ms almost daily. A few years ago, I developed an allergy to sesame (goodbye, my beloved hummus). I …