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New Orleans-Based Brewery Opening Second Location in Houston

Posted: May 29, 2019 at 12:35 pm   /   Bars, Beer, Breweries

Urban South Brewery is bringing its award-winning line-up of hazy IPA’s, robust stouts and barrel-aged sours to Houston this fall. It’s the New-Orleans based brewery’s first foray outside of Louisiana. The new site includes a 14,000-square-foot, 10-barrel brewing facility and is at 1200 Oliver Street in Sawyer Yards. The satellite facility features a canning line […]

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Watch Movies & Snack Poolside All Summer at This Houston Hotel

Posted: May 24, 2019 at 8:38 am   /   Featured, News

Hotel Derek, 2525 West Loop South, is bringing back its Summer Float and Flick Movie Series starting May 30 with a special screening of Jaws. From May through September, hotel guests, as well as locals, have the chance to unwind in the hotel’s luxurious pool while watching classic films on a Texas-sized movie wall. The […]

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Johnny’s Gold Brick Heads to Chicago for National “Bar Fight Club”

Posted: May 6, 2019 at 7:42 am   /   Bars, Cocktails

Johnny’s Gold Brick at 2518 Yale in The Heights, a friendly neighborhood bar known for high quality but no-frills cocktails, is one of six bars competing in Chicago on May 6 for the title of “Bar Fight Club Champion.” Bar Fight Club is the kick-off event for the annual Chicago Style Cocktail Conference. The battle […]

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Peli Peli Celebrates 10 Years with Free Dessert

Posted: April 8, 2019 at 10:29 am   /   News

Update, 4/15/2019, 9:21 a.m.: This promotion is now over. Peli Peli is celebrating 10 years in business with free dessert. The promotion begins Monday, April 8 and runs through Sunday, April 14. All guests have to do is wish their server a Happy Birthday. The free dessert offer is Peli Peli’s way of thanking guests […]

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Whataburger is Serving a Dr Pepper Shake and It’s Dreamy

Posted: April 4, 2019 at 3:54 pm   /   Burgers, Fast Food, Food Finds, Sweets

Whataburger’s new Dr Pepper shake is real — and it is glorious. Rumors on social media surfaced this week that the two Texas icons were collaborating on a delicious sweet treat. On April 2, Whataburger confirmed that the Dr Pepper Shake is now available for a limited time in parts of Texas, Arkansas and Oklahoma. […]

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