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Houston Has A French Complex—And We Like It

Posted: January 5, 2017 at 5:45 pm   /   French

Way back in 2001, brothers David and Sylvain Denis opened a little French restaurant called Le Mistral. In an interview for My Table magazine a decade later, David Denis, who is also the chef, said, “Lawyers would drive over wondering ‘Is this really it?’ when they saw it was in a strip center with a […]

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The Best New Houston Restaurants Of 2016

Posted: January 3, 2017 at 2:45 pm   /   Food Finds, Houston's Best

We made it. We have stumbled across the finishing line of 2016. There’s a bright new year ahead with fresh dining concepts just around the corner. Before those become all the rage, though, it’s time to take a look back and honor the best places enjoyed by Houston diners in the past year. Confession: by […]

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Luca Manfé in The Lucky Fig food truck

A Sad “Ciao” For The Lucky Fig Food Truck

Posted: December 31, 2016 at 5:03 pm   /   News

Anyone who thinks running a food truck is easier than running a brick and mortar restaurant should pause and consider the story of cookbook author/Masterchef winner Luca Manfè and his gourmet Italian food truck, The Lucky Fig. Manfè has announced that, after December 31, the food truck will no longer be in business thanks to […]

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Top Picks For New Year’s Day Brunch In Houston

Posted: December 30, 2016 at 7:43 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Maybe you partied ’til dawn ringing in the new year (and kicking 2016 to the curb) and need some insight on where to nosh. Maybe you hunkered down to stay out of the tornado that was 2016 and are just venturing out into the light of a new dawn. Or maybe you just plain neƒed to […]

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In Pictures: Get An Eyeful Of Peli Peli’s New, Surprising Menu Items

Posted: December 29, 2016 at 7:10 pm   /   Food Finds

South African restaurant Peli Peli’s original location is in Vintage Park in far Northwest Houston. It cultivated a passionate fan base that’s enabled expansion to a second location in the Galleria, the fast-casual concept Peli Peli Kitchen in the Hedwig Village area near I-10, and more locations on the way in Katy and Austin. Longtime […]

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