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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 …


Brennan's of Houston celebrates 50 years

By Greg Morago March 13, 2017 Updated: March 14, 2017 10:48pm Mardi Gras is over, but the whiskey sours and champagne are flowing as a jazz quartet thumps out foot-tapping tunes. Thickly napped tables groan with plates of grilled oysters, bowls of dark turtle soup and entrees of rich elegance: …


Brennan’s of Houston Celebrates 50 Years With A Throwback Dinner

  By: Mai Pham Monday, March 6, 2017  Fifty years ago, on March 5, 1967, Brennan’s of Houston opened its doors to the public for the first time. In celebration of this major milestone, the restaurant hosted a special “1967 Celebration Dinner” last night, complete with throwback dishes from the …


The secrets of Brennan's success: Legendary restaurant looks to the future by honoring its past

By Eric Sandler 3.1.17 | 12:18 pm   "Please don’t call it a 50th anniversary. It’s not. We’re celebrating 1967.” Alex Brennan-Martin is generally a jovial man who sets a legendary standard for hospitality at Brennan’s of Houston, the acclaimed Creole restaurant he owns and operates with his family, but he’s …


Industry Insiders Name the Best Brunch in Houston

BY CUC LAM Wednesday, February15, 2017 at 6 a.m.   The mingling of breakfast sweets with lunch treats gives rise to the most perfect meal time of the day, Brunch. Made quintessential with the addition of mimosas and cocktails, a good brunch sets the tone for a Sunday fun-day, a …