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Dine, Drink, Party and Donate For Harvey Relief In Houston—Updated

Posted: September 4, 2017 at 12:46 pm   /   Featured, Feed The Need, News

Last updated 9/20/17, 1:53 p.m. As the flood waters from Hurricane Harvey began to recede, restaurants all over Houston’s vast sprawl cranked into gear, offering meals for first responders, stir-crazy diners and anyone else patient enough to navigate around closed streets. In the shadow of Houstonians filling out FEMA forms, volunteering their time and donating […]

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Mai Tai at Lei Low

4 Tiki Cocktails To Drink Right Now In Houston—And 1 To Look Forward To

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 9:47 am   /   Bars, Cocktails

Tiki cocktails are famous for deceptively potent blends of liquor–often rum, but not always—fresh juices, funky syrups and creative garnishes. Connoisseurs of these drinks know that the right season to imbibe is—well, any time of the year. For many people though, summer is when they crave these island-inspired libations. While some people think anything made […]

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Chef Hugo Ortega at 2017 James Beard Awards

Hugo Ortega Takes Home James Beard Best Chef Southwest Award

Posted: May 2, 2017 at 12:01 pm   /   News

On his sixth time of being a finalist in the category, chef Hugo Ortega of Hugo’s, Caracol and Xochi, finally landed the James Beard Foundation’s Best Chef: Southwest award in Chicago last night. The annual awards ceremonies are considered the “Oscars of the food world.”  Ted Allen, host of Food Network’s “Chopped” cooking competition show and wellness and fitness expert […]

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Village Salad at Helen

Eats & Greets: Helen In The Heights Is Now Open

Posted: April 19, 2017 at 11:56 am   /   Featured, Greek

Before Rice Village hotspot Helen Greek Food and Wine opened, co-owner and sommelier Evan Turner was quoted as saying it would be either be “wonderful, or a dumpster fire of epic proportions.” Fortunately, it turned out to be the former. After opening in July 2015, the restaurant picked up a slew of honors, including a […]

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Killen's team at Rodeo Best Bites

2017 Houston Rodeo Best Bites Competition Rounded Up Top Dishes

Posted: February 27, 2017 at 6:16 pm   /   News

Foodies, chefs and wine lovers donned their Western best, cramming into NRG Center for the sold-out Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition. The annual food festival kicks off rodeo season in Houston. Along with the 113 restaurants serving up their best appetizers, entrees and desserts, vendors and volunteers poured over 400 […]

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