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J.D. Woodward and Richard Knight

Chefs Partner With Houston Zombie Walk For A Ghoulish Brunch

Posted: July 27, 2017 at 12:27 pm   /   News

Diners have probably not been to a buffet like this before. Halloween is coming early this year, specifically next Sunday, July 30 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Southern Goods at 632 West 19th in The Heights. Chef Lyle Bento is hosting the Flesh & Bone Brunch at the restaurant along with chef Richard Knight […]

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The Piggy at Antone's

Antone’s Brings Back A Beloved Classic And Adds New Hot Dishes, Too—Updated

Posted: July 26, 2017 at 2:08 pm   /   Food Finds

Updated, 7/26/17, 4:47 p.m.: According to our readers, The Piggy has lived on at restaurants that are not affiliated with the Antone’s ran by Legacy Restaurants. (Wish I had known or I wouldn’t have been Piggy-less all these years.) These go by The Original Antone’s Import Co. with locations on Kirby and Bellaire. Asked to […]

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Cuchara's cooks

The Chef Is NOT In: The Arguments For And Against A “Name” In Restaurant Kitchens—Updated

Posted: July 26, 2017 at 9:19 am   /   Editor's Choice, News

Most restaurants aim to provide fantastic food, drinks and environment at a fair value. However, with the “celebrity chef” trend that started a few decades ago, diners often want something more: a well-known chef in the kitchen. An executive chef lends a certain amount of credibility or cachet; someone who is perceived as having formal […]

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Ronnie Killen faces off with a burger

Putting The Neighbors First: Killen’s Burgers Makes Some Adjustments

Posted: July 20, 2017 at 12:14 pm   /   Burgers

Over the course of more than a decade, chef Ronnie Killen grew his dining empire to include three restaurants in Pearland. Killen’s Steakhouse was first, and became known as a “must visit” for beef lovers. That was even more true for his follow-up, Killen’s Barbecue, which quickly garnered acclaim as one of the best barbecue joints […]

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Eatsie Boys topped fries with 8th Wonder beers

Perfect Houston Pairings: 8th Wonder Brewery With Eatsie Boys

Posted: July 6, 2017 at 2:27 pm   /   Breweries, Chefs You Should Know, Sponsored

Sponsored by 8th Wonder Brewery The Eatsie Boys food truck, helmed by 8th Wonder Brewery’s Executive Chef and Culinary Liaison, Matt Marcus, has an important distinction: it is Houston’s longest-running gourmet food truck. Founded in 2010, it was one of the first that started that trend—and one of the few survivors. These days, its contemporaries—such as […]

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