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Houston’s 100 Very Best Restaurants

By ALICE LEVITT AND KATHARINE SHILCUTT 9/19/2016 AT 12:00AM For the diner on the go, we present our no-frills list of the city’s top spots. Dig in.   WE KNOW—our annual Best Restaurants issue is massive this year, with an even 100 restaurants spanning every different cuisine, price point and neighborhood across …


Top Places to Visit after Moving to Houston, Texas

By Ryan CoxJul 25, 2016 It’s often said that everything is bigger in Texas, and the city of Houston is by no means an exception. With a population reaching over 2 million residents, Texas’s most populous city is packed with variety in food, attractions, people, and of course, culture. It’s …


The New Old Guard: 4 Restaurants Adapting to the Times

These Houston institutions trade on their reputations, yes, but also prize ingenuity and hospitality. BY ALICE LEVITT AND KATHARINE SHILCUTT 9/19/2016 AT 12:00AM IN A CITY WITH THE ATTENTION SPAN of a hungry toddler and the appetite to match, there’s no resting on your laurels. Houston’s best fine-dining institutions trade …


Recommendations from three top Houston sommeliers

Recommendations from three top Houston sommeliers By Dale Robertson September 5, 2016     Photo: Jon Shapley, Staff At Brennan's of Houston, Marcus Gausepohl recommends a bottle of 2015 Domaine des Terres Dorées Beaujolais Blanc.   Three popular Houston sommeliers have recently relocated to new restaurants, with Michaël Peltier having …


8 Ways Oyster Bars Are Upgrading Your Favorite Bivalve

BY ALISON SPIEGEL 8/31/16   Baked Oysters with Bacon and Bread Crumbs | Photo: Tasting Table Move over, cocktail sauce. To the left, traditional mignonette. Though chefs have long been taking creative license with the classic oyster condiments, this summer it feels like oysters have gotten a whole new wardrobe. …


Where Should You Be Eating for Houston Restaurant Weeks?

By Alice Levitt 7/28/2016 2:45 PM Not all restaurant week menus are created equal. Here are the good ones.   THERE IS A RIGHT WAY for a restaurant to participate in a restaurant week and there is a wrong way. Offering the same menu as always with no discount? For …


11 Iconic Houston Dishes To Try Before You Die

By Ellie Sharp and Amy McCarthy Jul 20, 2016, 11:49a Whether you're a native Houstonian or got here as fast as you could, this city has an incredible culinary history that is just begging to be explored. In its 179 years of rich history, Houston's chefs and restaurant owners have …


The 12 Best Brunches In Houston For 2016

Brunch might be Houston’s most popular meal. Every Saturday and Sunday morning, droves of residents go out—maybe in jeans or perhaps in their Sunday best–in search of one of the greatest meals ever invented. It’s a meal where cocktails in the morning or early afternoon are not just okay, but …