Food Finds

Seek Out This Halal Eatery in a West Houston Convenience Store

POSTED: March 23, 2021 AT 1:58 pm   /   Food Finds, Middle Eastern

Sometimes, the best quick, fresh and well-priced meals can come from unexpected places — especially in Houston. Sometimes, there are unexpected mom-and-pop gems inside of convenience stores, gas stations and grocery stores. Such is the case for Oh Mmm Gyros, nestled in a corner of the recently opened J Mart convenience store at 3801 Jeanetta. […]

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First Bite: Messina Hof Harvest Green Winery & Kitchen

POSTED: March 17, 2021 AT 11:47 am   /   Brunch!, Burgers, Food Finds

Messina Hof Winery officially opened its fourth location on February 26 at master planned community, Harvest Green, at 8921 Harlem in Richmond. Originally founded in Bryan, Texas in 1977, this pioneering winery has been expanding and the newest venture brings Texas wine country hospitality to the Houston suburbs. The Harvest Green site was chosen because […]

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Spring Branch Doughnut Shop’s Future Depends on Customers Returning

POSTED: March 17, 2021 AT 10:18 am   /   Breakfast, Food Finds, Sweets

Tucked away off of I-10 at Westview and Beltway 8 sits a charming, classic doughnut shop. Instead of serving the trendy (and sometimes bizarre) specialties, Snowflake Donuts at 10780 Westview has served classics such as glazed, cinnamon twists and blueberry cake for the last eight years. Owner Leakhena Lin has operated it for the past three […]

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11 Daily Harvest Subscription Meals, Ranked

POSTED: March 16, 2021 AT 3:00 pm   /   Food Finds, Vegetarian

When we’re looking to make lifestyle changes, it doesn’t hurt to have some help. Thanks to my husband, who does most of the cooking, our dinners are often balanced renditions of protein and a veggie or two. (Oh sure, some nights feature pasta, delivered Indian food or the occasional takeout burger or pizza, but those […]

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Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day in Houston With Food & Drink Specials

POSTED: March 10, 2021 AT 3:15 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Saint Patrick’s Day is, as always, March 17. This year, it falls on a Wednesday and green-tinged festivities abound throughout the Greater Houston area. Choose from patio parties, socially distanced dine-in events or opt for takeout to enjoy at home. Spring for green beer, food specials and other delights while listening to live music, including […]

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