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4 Places You Can Go in January for Only $500

  By: Stefanie Waldek | January 1, 2020 Start 2020 the right way—with a vacation. Though you’ve probably traveled over the holidays, we know that many December trips are taken for familial obligations. So now that January has arrived, take a little vacation time for yourself for a real refresh before you ...


Best soup in Houston? Try these 20+ bowls

Alison Cook , Greg Morago and Jody Schmal Jan. 28, 2019 Updated: Jan. 29, 2019 12:02 p.m.   At life’s weak moments, the right soup can right wrongs, lift spirits, even make a bad head cold seem tolerable — for the moment, anyway. There is something about a well-made soup that nourishes and soothes both body and ...


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 ...


Celebrating Ella Brennan in Houston

If you're a fan of Brennan's of Houston then you have a culinary tie to the great Brennan clan which wrote and rewrote the restaurant business in New Orleans and influenced restaurateurs nationwide. It also means you have a connection to the family's matriarch, the inimitable Ella Brennan, who at ...


Recap: My Table Magazine's 2016 Houston Culinary Awards

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2016 AT 8 A.M. BY MAI PHAM   The mood was festive Sunday evening among the Who’s Who in the Houston restaurant world. You could barely take a few steps without bumping into someone who played a vital role in the Bayou City’s culinary scene: restaurateurs, chefs, ...


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 ...


The 10 Best Desserts in Houston

  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 AT 6 A.M. BY ERIKA KWEE   There’s dessert and then there’s dessert — the uniquely Houston, show-stopping kind that might warrant a birthday treat, showing off to an out-of-town visitor or just obsessive contemplation. Many of the following sweets have achieved cult-like status among Houston ...


10 Hot Reservations to Make for Houston Restaurant Weeks

By Robin Sussman July 14, 2016 It’s finally here: Houston Restaurant Weeks means a month (August 1–September 5) of delicious discounted dining, special menus, and most importantly, a percentage of the proceeds to benefit theHouston Food Bank. Diners can access a growing list of more than 200 restaurant participants and menus ...