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Treebeards in Downtown Houston Now Open On Saturdays

Posted: May 3, 2019 at 4:41 pm   /   News

Treebeards has served downtown patrons every weekday since 1978 with comforting, affordable Cajun dishes such as gumbo, étouffée and red beans and rice. Now, 30 years later, the downtown location at 315 Travis in the heart of Market Square has  — for the first time — expanded its hours to include lunchtime on Saturdays from […]

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Ready for Pink Beer? It’s Hitting Store Shelves in April

Posted: April 3, 2019 at 10:54 am   /   Bars, Beer

Many people love rosé wine — but what about a pink beer? Ready or not, a beer that gets its hue from raspberries and black currants is hitting store shelves and bar taps soon. Left Hand Brewing Company, which is based in Longmont, Colorado, is introducing Flamingo Dreams, a fizzy, fruited blonde ale on nitro. […]

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Instagrammer taing shot of Sizzling Tofu at Phat Eatery

When Consumer Reviews Go Too Far: Threats, Lies and Videotape

Posted: March 6, 2019 at 11:53 am   /   Food for Thought, News

With the rise of the Internet came the ability to post personal experiences — a way for consumers to warn others about restaurants that didn’t provide a meal that was worth the dollars spent. It started with local websites (in the Houston area, the long-gone B-4-U-Eat was an early resource) but it wasn’t too long […]

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Papa John's Killen's BBQ Pizza

Killen’s Barbecue Brisket Pizza Is Coming Soon to Papa John’s Houston Locations

Posted: February 15, 2019 at 9:00 am   /   Featured, Food Finds, Pizza

From February 18 through March 31, barbecue-craving Houstonians and rodeo attendees can order a Papa John’s pizza topped with brisket from Pearland’s king-of-cue, Ronnie Killen. The pizzas are available at participating Papa John’s locations in the Houston area as well as NRG Park. A large regular or thin crust pizza is $17.99 and comes with […]

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Chef-led Organization is Helping Support Federal Workers Without Income

Posted: January 16, 2019 at 11:02 am   /   Featured, News

Friday, January 11 marked the first day that federal employees went without a paycheck since the government shutdown on December 22. In Galveston County, tens of thousands of employees at branches of the IRS, TSA, Johnson Space Center, and the Coast Guard are impacted. To help those employees and their families, one chef is going […]

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