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Brennan's of Houston at-home experience

A local restaurant staple since 1967 is now offering some of their menu classics at the grocery store.   HOUSTON — brennanshouston.com (scroll down to Curbside Wine Pickup) Marcus created a Spotify playlist called Jazz for Pairing for listening at home.  hyperlink to spotify:  open.spotify.com A  local restaurant staple since 1967 is …


13 movies filmed in the Houston area

By: Briana Zamora-Nipper, Community Associate Producer What do the movies Boyhood, Brewster McCloud, and Logan’s Run have in common? They were all filmed at least partially right here in Houston. Here is a handful of motion pictures, some popular and others a tad less widely known, filmed in the Houston area. Logan’s Run (1976) …


Comiendo Al Fresco

OUTDOOR RESTAURANTS IN HOUSTON There are no better conditions for eating outdoors than in H-Town. Open-air restaurants offer perfect moments: a patio table, a drink in hand, fabulous food and the divine climate of Houston. There are better able to enjoy dining in the open air in H-Town and our city is …


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 …