Month: June 2019

Best Restaurants for Lunch in the Heights — by a Longtime Resident

POSTED: June 28, 2019 AT 10:00 am   /   Barbecue, Burgers, Food Finds, Lunch, Mexican, Tacos, Tex-Mex, Thai, Vegetarian

Having lived and worked in the Heights for almost 15 years, I’ve eaten a lot of lunches in what was Houston’s first suburb. Initially, good options were limited: walk-up fast-food joint Someburger, the now-shuttered Dacapo’s and Triple A, and Tex-Mex classic Teotihuacan, which is still serving a comforting array of fajitas, enchiladas, and shrimp dishes. […]

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Second B.B. Lemon Now Open in Familiar Montrose Location — Updated

POSTED: June 27, 2019 AT 10:20 am   /   Featured, News, Restaurant Closings

Updated 7/9/19, 1:16 p.m.: B.B. Lemon in Montrose is now open for lunch and dinner. Happy hour (or “Lemon Hour” as it’s called there) is being added in the future, as is brunch.   Benjamin Berg is collecting restaurants. What began as a long-time general manager’s first foray into ownership just four years ago has grown […]

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If You Can’t Get to a Tex-Mex Restaurant, Ford Fry’s Cookbook is the Next Best Thing

POSTED: June 27, 2019 AT 7:00 am   /   Cookbooks, Cooking, Editor's Choice, Featured

Anyone who has to be away from Texas longer than two weeks knows the sadness of not having a source of good ol’ Tex-Mex comfort food. Those who spend enough time in the Lone Star State find that certain cravings become part of them forever. It was no different for chef and restaurateur Ford Fry. […]

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Houston Taco Truck Pop-Up in The Heights Benefits Local Online Food Publication

POSTED: June 20, 2019 AT 9:49 am   /   Feed The Need, News, Upcoming Events

Sponsored Event It’s pretty common knowledge that finding financial support for local publications is tough these days. Houston Food Finder was on the brink of shutting down a few weeks ago when the community rallied to save it. Readers stepped forward and contributed to either a GoFundMe campaign started by Hometown Social’s Rachel Lewis or […]

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