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The Weekend Guide: Barbecue, Rothko, and Space History in Houston

BY CHARU SURI April 6, 2021   Houston may be known as a food haven, but it has spent the past few years broadening its appeal. While still an oil-industry town, America’s fourth-largest city has invested heavily in arts and culture and its outdoor spaces. Undoubtedly, NASA is a draw for …


Houston’s 17 Best Weekend Brunch Restaurants — For Going Out or Ordering In

BY GABRIELA IZQUIERDO runch is a classic weekend pastime — and Houston restaurants (and Houstonians) definitely take it seriously. Nothing is better than rolling out of bed late and meeting up with loved ones at a great brunch spot for a good meal and maybe even a mimosa or two. Brunch …


Here's how to eat your way to an extra-lucky 2021 with beloved Houston recipes

Emma Balter Dec. 29, 2020 Updated: Dec. 29, 2020 4:59 p.m. What a year 2020 has been. For some, the extra time spent in the kitchen provided some much-needed solace from the tumult and tragedy — whether it was baking bread, following a viral coffee trend, trying a new recipe or cooking a …


Dine-around……a long-awaited re-visit to some local restaurant favorites

By Roz Pactor | Sunday, October 18, 2020 Like many of us that have been in our Covid survival mode for the last several months, we have spent a great amount of time supporting our local restaurants from afar. Yes, for our family, restaurant dining has largely been restricted to …


Your Houston Early Voting Guide — Where to Vote, How to Avoid the Lines and Enjoying Your Just Restaurant Rewards

BY VIRGINIA REYNOLDS // 10.20.20 oting season is upon us — and there are more chances to do early voting in Houston than ever. This this is your complete guide to voting in Harris County. Use it to help you make sure your voice is heard. And yes, to score your very …


This Week in Houston Food Events: Veg Out With Tacos A Go Go

BROOKE VIGGIANO | OCTOBER 19, 2020 | 4:00AM   Throughout these trying times, the ever-strong Houston food community continues to truck on. This week, you can support local restaurants by carrying out or making reservations for dine-in service, veg out on Taco Tuesday, and eat schnitzel for charity. Here's a look at this week's …


The Sandwich Makes its Mark in Houston

By: Greg Morago October 5, 2020Updated: October 6, 2020, 9:36 am   The sandwich has gotten chef Benjy Mason through more than just simple hunger during the pandemic. It has become a tasty symbol of survival. “I’ve been making sandwiches all during quarantine,” said the proprietor of Down House and Johnny’s …


Brennan’s of Houston welcomes new top chef

Greg Morago August 5, 2020Updated: August 6, 2020, 1:30 pm There’s a fresh new face guiding the culinary legacy of at the venerable Brennan’s of Houston. Joseph “Joey” Chavez, who got his start in the restaurant business in Beaumont while attending Lamar University, has been appointed as executive chef of the iconic …


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 …