Jamie Alvear, Author at Houston Food Finder
Newsletter subscribe
Archive

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 […]

1 Comment read more

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. […]

2 Comments read more

April Fools! Popular Beer Gardens Turn Into Tex-Mex Restaurants for One Night Only

Posted: April 1, 2019 at 7:58 am   /   Food Finds, Holidays, Tex-Mex

King’s Bierhaus at 2044 East TC Jester and King’s Biergarten at 1329 East Broadway in Pearland are saying goodbye to their lederhosen and German food — but only for a day and just for fun. On April 1, starting at 5 p.m., both restaurants are transforming into “King’s Cantina.” Honest and for true, both are […]

No Comments read more
Bartender Zachary Churbock

Houston Bartender is Only Texas Finalist in Bacardi Legacy Competition

Posted: February 1, 2019 at 11:54 am   /   Bars, Bartenders You Should Know, Cocktails

Zachary Churbock of Ninja Ramen at 4219 Washington in Houston is the only bartender representing Texas in this year’s Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition. It is taking place on February 5 and 6 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. A total of 24 finalists from across the United States are vying for one of two spots to represent the U.S. […]

No Comments read more
shell shack crawfish

First Bite: Dallas Restaurant Takes a Crack at Winning Over Houston Seafood Fans

Posted: October 10, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Seafood

A Houston outpost of Dallas restaurant Shell Shack is now open at 2412 Washington Avenue and features seafood boils, oysters and sandwiches. It’s in the former Social Junkie location, which was extensively remodeled. The changes include a two-story outdoor patio, an elevator, 24 televisions located throughout the restaurant and a bar on each level. Houston Food Finder was […]

No Comments read more