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June 2017

The Impossible Burger Hits Hopdoddy Burger Bars in Houston

Posted: June 29, 2017 at 2:14 pm   /   Burgers, Featured, Food Finds

The trendy, plant-based meat substitute known as The Impossible Burger was recently introduced to the Houston market at Underbelly and The Hay Merchant. It’s now been introduced at a second group of restaurants in the area. The patty of Internet fame—or infamy, depending on the audience—is now being served at all three Hopdoddy Burger Bar locations around the […]

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CITGO Freedom Over Texas Features A Bevy Of Restaurants—Updated

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 4:39 pm   /   Holidays, News

The stars at night may be big and bright, they’ll have some serious competition on July 4 as the 30th annual Freedom Over Texas celebration (sponsored by CITGO) kicks off with food, entertainment and, of course, a Texas-sized fireworks display. The event will take place from 4 to 10 p.m. throughout Eleanor Tinsley Park and […]

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Southern Goods Beer Toast

Southern Goods Says Goodbye To Pitmaster & Transitions Barbecue Program

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 1:27 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

Marking the end of a successful phase, Southern Goods is saying goodbye this Saturday to pitmaster Patrick Feges, one of the team of opening chefs that included Lyle Bento and J.D. Woodward. The last of the restaurant’s popular Blues & Barbecue events is on July 1st, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Blues guitar player […]

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brunch at Alice Blue

Alice Blue In The Heights Debuts Brunch This Weekend

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 11:31 am   /   Brunch!, Food Finds

Alice Blue, the latest project in The Heights from chef and restaurateur Claire Smith, is ready to debut what may be Houston’s favorite meal: brunch. (It’s located at 250 West 19th Street, in the space that used to house Smith’s previous restaurant, Shade. The name references the pale azure favored by Theodore Roosevelt’s daughter, Alice.) […]

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breakfast at Harold's Tap Room

Breakfast At Harold’s Tap Room Hits A Casual Sweet Spot

Posted: June 27, 2017 at 4:42 pm   /   Bars With A Full Menu, Breakfast, Brunch!, Featured, Food Finds

A Sunday morning visit to check out the newly introduced breakfast service at Harold’s Tap Room was a pleasant reminder of how many different ways there are in the city to enjoy brunch. Houston has many sumptuous ones that feature a seemingly endless parade of chafing dishes. All-you-can-eat dining is set to the beat of […]

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