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Restaurants Earn Bragging Rights In Houston Taco Competition Honoring Mama Ninfa

Posted: April 9, 2018 at 8:30 am   /   Featured, News

Sixteen Houston restaurants competed yesterday in the inaugural Tacos Over Texas competition. Hosted at The Original Ninfa’s on Navigation, the restaurant founded in 1973 by “Mama” Ninfa Laurenzo, it paid homage to one of the city’s most famous matriarchs and pioneering female restaurateurs. She died in 2001 but her impact on Houston’s restaurant scene remains. These […]

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Get The Lowdown On Kanaloa, A Tiki Bar Opening In Downtown Houston

Posted: April 2, 2018 at 12:32 pm   /   Bars, Openings

Downtown Houston’s ever-expanding downtown bar scene has a new addition coming this summer: Kanaloa. The tiki bar is the latest offering from Roland Keller, Tyler Barrera and Keith Doyle, the team behind Wicklow Heights, a cocktail bar that opened in November 2017. (Doyle was also part of the now-closed Stoked Tacos & Tequila in midtown.) […]

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Keels & Wheels Uncorked Matches Food And Wine With Classic Cars

Posted: March 20, 2018 at 10:57 am   /   Feed The Need, News

Houstonians who love the visual feast of classic cars served alongside food and wine tasting should check out Keels & Wheels Uncorked on Thursday, March 22. It’s being hosted at the Bentley Showroom, 1530 West Loop South and serves as the annual kick-off of Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance event. (That event is later this year: […]

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Houston Restaurant Legend Tony Vallone Honored For Excellence In Italian Cuisine

Posted: March 20, 2018 at 9:00 am   /   News

It’s not a stretch to call Tony Vallone a Houston restaurant legend. For over 50 years, he’s been the powerhouse behind Tony’s, the swanky Italian restaurant that’s long been a staple for foodies and the see-and-be-seen crowd alike. He also founded Vallone’s steakhouse in the Memorial area and Ciao Bello near the Galleria. He also started La Grigilia and […]

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Drink Up: The Houston Wine Dinners and Tastings To Check Out In March 2018

Posted: March 15, 2018 at 9:17 am   /   Bars, Wine

Anyone looking to increase his or her wine knowledge will be thrilled to live in Houston this month. There are myriad classes and dinners and tastings (oh, my!) for beginners and aficionados alike to sample flavors from around the world. Check out our picks of what should be on every Houston wine lover’s radar. Oh, […]

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