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February 2020

Houston Restaurants in the Boil Water Area Have Special Requirements To Meet — Updated

Posted: February 28, 2020 at 10:02 am   /   News

Update, 2/29/20, 11:02 a.m.: Good news! The boil water notice has been lifted and is no longer in effect. AlertHouston: CITY OF HOUSTON LIFTS BOIL WATER NOTICE. Test results, reviewed by TCEQ, indicated that water provided by Houston meets all regulatory standards and is safe for human consumption. TCEQ has given approval to lift the […]

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Broken Water Main Is Causing Some Houston Restaurants & Bars To Close Early

Posted: February 27, 2020 at 2:37 pm   /   Breaking News, News

This article is being continually updated as more reports come in.  An major water main break at the 610 East Loop at Clinton Drive is likely to prevent several Houston restaurants and bars from opening tonight — and possibly tomorrow — due to low or no water pressure. Miya Shay of ABC-13 news reports that […]

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Where to Eat the Best Crawfish in Houston for 2020 — Updated

Posted: February 27, 2020 at 10:10 am   /   Asian, Crawfish, Creole & Cajun, Featured, Food Finds

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Forget the holidays — crawfish season is here, and it’s the best time to be in the Bayou City. The mudbugs are boiling and the beer is flowing. While you can’t have a boil or a tailgate every day, you can certainly eat crawfish every day of […]

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Houston 2020 James Beard Award Semifinalists Prominent in New Texas Region

Posted: February 26, 2020 at 10:07 am   /   Chefs You Should Know, Featured, Houston in the Spotlight, News

Today, the James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists for its 2020 Restaurant and Chef Awards. It seems that Houston’s culinary professionals reaped the benefits of Texas being named its own region for the James Beard Foundation Awards. This is the first time the Lone Star State and California are standalone regions for award consideration.  The […]

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KFC’s Fried Chicken & Donut Sandwich is Out Now. Its Shoes Are Coming Soon

Posted: February 25, 2020 at 9:15 am   /   Fast Food, Featured, Food Finds

Just when the fried chicken sandwich craze appeared to be slowing down, Kentucky Fried Chicken announced the launch of its Chicken & Donut Sandwich. Available now through March 16 (or while supplies last), it features a hand-breaded, crispy chicken fillet between two glazed donuts. Diners can choose the sandwich alone for $4.99 or include fries […]

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