September 2019 - Houston Food Finder
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September 2019
Tracy Vaught and Hugo Ortega

James Beard-Recognized Restaurant Couple Eye Uptown Park For New Concept

Posted: September 27, 2019 at 9:36 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Dynamic duo Tracy Vaught and chef Hugo Ortega of H Town Restaurant Group are going to expand their Houston restaurant empire again — and it will be near their award-winning restaurant Caracol. They’ve signed a lease on a space at Uptown Park in the Galleria area. Ortega won the James Beard Best Chef Southwest award […]

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Adorable Character-Themed Treats Truck is Returning to Sugar Land

Posted: September 26, 2019 at 3:04 pm   /   News, Sugar Land

Gather your girls — and anyone else who loves Japanese culture and pink-themed treats and sweets. The ridiculously cute Hello Kitty Café Truck is returning to First Colony Mall at 16535 Southwest Freeway in Sugar Land on October 5 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. It can be found near the Pottery Barn entrance. The […]

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Lyle Bento

Chef & Former Restaurant Owner Leaves Multi-Location Houston Company

Posted: September 25, 2019 at 2:57 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, Featured, News

Lyle Bento has resigned from his role as culinary director with Sambrooks Management Company. Owned by Michael Sambrooks, the business oversees his original Houston restaurant, The Pit Room, as well as former Cherry Pie Hospitality spots Pi Pizza, Sam’s (formerly Lee’s) Fried Chicken & Donuts and 1751 Sea & Bar, located in what was previously […]

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From lefDax McAnear, Kevin Floyd and Jonas Herd of forthcoming Spring Branch bar, Shoot The Moon

Houston Beer Bar Star Returns to Scene With Innovative Spring Branch Concept

Posted: September 24, 2019 at 9:03 am   /   Bars, Featured, Openings

After being absent from Houston’s bar scene since leaving The Hay Merchant in October 2018, the expansive Montrose beer bar that he helped establish as part of Underbelly Hospitality, Kevin Floyd is planning his big comeback. Those plans include his new business partners, longtime chef Dax McAnear and Jonas Herd, who has owned and operated […]

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Pizza with prosciutto, figs and arugula

5 Best Memorial City Restaurants for Family Night Out

Posted: September 23, 2019 at 9:00 am   /   Food Finds, Sponsored

Sponsored Summer may be over, but it’s easy to extend the fun into fall with cool nights in Memorial City. Enjoy family-friendly specials all week during Family Night Out from September 23 through 29 at five area restaurants. These deals offer a variety of treats the whole family will love!   Win the Ultimate Memorial City […]

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