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Review: FM Kitchen & Bar Has Much More To Offer Than Burgers

Posted: March 15, 2018 at 7:00 am   /   Burgers, Food Finds, Reviews

Beer and burgers on a big patio sounds like a formula for success—as long as the burgers are really great. FM Kitchen and Bar, nestled over at 1112 Shepherd near Washington Avenue, nails all three parts of that formula. The house burger, aka the FM Burger, is one of those smallish but high-quality packages made popular by Shake […]

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Six Must-Try Classic Houston Pies

Posted: March 13, 2018 at 9:58 pm   /   Featured, Food Finds, Sweets

Articles on the best Texas pies typically don’t include those in Houston, instead focusing on the Hill Country, Austin and Dallas areas instead. It’s not without reason; those are the strongholds of German and Czech Texans who brought their love of filled pastries to the Lone Star State during the days of the Republic. However, […]

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spicy kimchi miso ramen at Koji

First Bite: Koji Ramen Bar Now Open In Spring

Posted: March 7, 2018 at 5:51 pm   /   Food Finds, Ramen

Houston has some terrific ramen restaurants but until now none of them were in or around Spring or The Woodlands. Koji Ramen Bar at 25403 I-45 in Spring (no relation to Koji’s Ramen Bistro at 13207 Jones in Houston, according to a Koji Ramen Bar employee) opened its doors on Friday, February 23 to quite a crowd. […]

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Fresh Look: Rise Noº 2 Is Serving Up Puffy Soufflé Goodness In The Galleria

Posted: March 2, 2018 at 8:13 am   /   Food Finds, French

When Rise Noº 2 opened in Galleria’s ritzy BLVD Place at 1700 Post Oak just about a year and a half ago (the same center as Whole Foods and North Italia), it seemed the sort of place primed for Ladies Who Lunch. Its menu is heavy on sweet and savory soufflés and also offers salads, […]

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State of Grace Texas bourbon tart

For Texas Independence Day, Houston Restaurants & Bars Are Offering Specials Featuring Garrison Brothers’ Whiskey

Posted: March 1, 2018 at 1:37 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Texas Independence Day is Friday, March 2nd and Garrison Brothers Distillery has teamed up with a group of restaurants and bars across the Lone Star State to add a bit of spirit to the day. Chefs and beverage professionals in Houston who have come up with dishes and special drinks that include the Texas-made whiskey […]

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