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Chef's Special

Executive Chef Joe Cervantez started working in restaurants at 15, in his hometown of Pearland, TX. One such restaurant’s layout required him to leave every night by passing through the bustling kitchen, which piqued his culinary interests. The lead chef noticed Cervantez’ frequent observations, and told him that if he ...


The Best Bets for Houston Restaurant Weeks 2017

  A total of 250 restaurants. Five weeks. Tons of dining deals.  Yes, it's time once again for Houston Restaurant Weeks, returning to town from August 1 through September 4, in an effort to raise a whole lot of money for the Houston Food Bank.  Last year, Houston Restaurant Weeks was able to ...


Eat This Now: 12 New Dishes to Try in Houston

July 16, 2017·by Ellie Sharp   It's the summer of seafood as dishes featuring lobster, poke, shrimp and more descend on menus across town, while steak and veggies maintain star status too. Here's a sampling of Houston's hottest dishes to try right now. Beef tataki with truffle jus at Roka AkorThe highly ...


On The Radar: Hot New Sips & Bites In Houston

MAY 31, 2017 AT 4:07 PM   /   BY PHAEDRA COOK New Namesake Burger At Burger Chan In Greenway Plaza Burger Chan, 3 Greenway Plaza: The restaurant formerly known as Kuma Burger, headed up by Oxheart alumnus Willet Feng and wife Diane, has a new, petite-sized burger to go ...


The Best Brunches in Houston 2017

By BROOKE VIGGIANOUpdated On 05/04/2017 at 05:06PM EST While some people are unabashedly yelling about how Millennials have officially ruined brunch, we say it’s doing just fine over in Houston. Want some proof? Keep reading, friend. Each brunch we've selected is plenty boozy, but the real kicker is every one ...


Dine Like It’s 1967 at Brennan’s of Houston

By: Alice Levitt * 4/10/2017  WHEN WE TALK ABOUT FOOD HISTORY, much of it is usually resigned to the abstract. Not a visit to Brennan’s of Houston. Every day, the 50-year-old restaurant is a destination for edible living history, with its sherried turtled soup and bananas Foster. But this year, ...


The South’s Best Restaurant 2017: Commander’s Palace

A restaurant that embodies the phrase “only in New Orleans.” Commander’s Palace is a neighborhood restaurant in the way that New Orleans is an American city. Although true, there is nowhere else like either. A massive mansion adjacent to an ancient cemetery and traditional double-gallery-style houses, its misfit look has ...