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Shire sandwich at Hobbit Cafe

Under The Radar: Middle Earth Dining At Hobbit Cafe

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 1:03 pm   /   Food Finds, Mediterranean, Vegetarian

Nestled in the cobblestoned, tree-lined corner bordering 2243 Richmond and Portsmouth lies Hobbit Cafe. Originally named The Hobbit Hole Cafe, this cozy eclectic eatery has been catering to vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike since the early ’70s. Many longtime Houstonians have probably been there at least once or twice. Inside the former house, the decor is […]

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carnitas tacos at SplashTown

Wet ’n’ Wild SplashTown In Spring Adds Some Thrills To Their Food Options

Posted: May 17, 2018 at 10:57 am   /   Food Finds

Wet ’n’ Wild SplashTown In Spring has been a source of summertime fun for families and thrill seekers alike for over 32 years. While it’s known for water slides and thrill rides, many potential visitors might not have considered the food. However, “foodie appeal” is something that is on the minds of entertainment venue managers […]

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JCI gyro dog

JCI Grill Celebrates 95 Years And Its Greek Heritage With A Gyro Dog

Posted: May 14, 2018 at 2:18 pm   /   Fast Food, Food Finds

To celebrate the restaurant’s 95 years in operation, JCI Grill is offering a special Gyro Dog topped with crispy-seared gyro meat, sliced red onions, tomatoes, feta cheese, and a variation on tzatziki sauce. It’s a nod to the restaurant’s Greek heritage and is a limited edition dog only available this summer for $6.99. Optional “Gyro […]

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Chicken Station

Latin Bites Chef Steps Into Fast-Casual With Peruvian Rotisserie Chicken Restaurant

Posted: May 9, 2018 at 12:48 pm   /   Food Finds, Peruvian, Uncategorized

Chef Roberto Castre made his mark in Houston with South American and Peruvian restaurant Latin Bites. These days, he’s still cooking up Peruvian fare—but this time focusing on rotisserie chicken and sides in a much more casual environment. His new restaurant, Chicken Station, debuted in spring 2018 east of downtown Houston at 7001 Harrisburg. It’s […]

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Bubba T's po' boy

Under The Radar: Bubba T’s Is Serving Up Classic Cajun Dishes In Spring

Posted: May 8, 2018 at 7:00 am   /   Creole & Cajun, Featured, Food Finds

The original Bubba T’s Cajun Kitchen opened in 2013 at 610 Rayford in Spring and offers a variety of fish and Cajun classics that have evolved over time. Owners Bland and Andra Brown opened a second location at 202 Sawdust, only one mile from the original location, in March of 2017. The offerings at both […]

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