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Opinion: With Devastating Floods, Houston Restaurants & Bars Should Only Open For The Right Reasons

Posted: August 27, 2017 at 12:22 pm   /   Editor's Choice

From editor Phaedra Cook with additions by Josh Armendariz:  In light of the unprecedented, devastating flooding occurring across Houston and the surrounding areas, business owners need to take a strictly conscientious approach to whether or not to be open. Here are good reasons to be open: To help the surrounding community—your immediate neighbors—and take care […]

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Houston-Area Restaurants & Bars Closed And Open In Wake Of Devastating Hurricane Harvey

Posted: August 25, 2017 at 12:02 pm   /   News

Restaurants and bars: Please email updates about Monday, August 28!  This list is not being updated as of Monday, August 28. Please see our Monday List of open restaurants and grocery stores instead for the most up-to-date information.  UPDATED SUNDAY, AUGUST 27, 6:32 p.m.: In the wake of devastating flooding occurring across the Houston area, this list is currently […]

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Where To Stock Up On Hurricane Supplies When The Grocery Stores Run Dry—Updated

Posted: August 24, 2017 at 12:31 pm   /   Food Finds

If you haven’t been stocking up by the time a hurricane forms in the Gulf of Mexico, chances are you will be greeted with empty grocery store shelves—especially the bottled water aisle. So, it’s important to think outside the box and look in stores that don’t occur to everyone. Updated, 8/24/17, 1:30 p.m.: The smaller […]

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Krisp Bird & Batter In The Heights Will Feature Breakfast, Espresso Drinks & More

Posted: August 24, 2017 at 7:00 am   /   Food Finds, Fried Chicken, News

The parade of new restaurants opening in the Heights is marching on at a rapid pace. Among them is the second location of Krisp Bird & Batter, an upscale fast-casual restaurant that focuses on top-quality sandwiches made with organic, pasture-raised, hormone- and antibiotic-free chicken. The original restaurant is at 5922 Richmond Avenue (in what would […]

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Ford Fry

Chef, Restaurateur and Margarita Purist Ford Fry Talks Superica In The Heights And More

Posted: August 23, 2017 at 1:30 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, Featured, News

Five-time James Beard nominated chef, restaurateur and Houston native Ford Fry announced yesterday that he’s opening a second restaurant in his hometown: Superica. It’s the third of his brand of Tex-Mex restaurants; the first two are both in Atlanta. (By the way: the correct pronunciation is Super-reeka.) Fry talked about the details of the forthcoming […]

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