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Where To Find the Best Chicken Fried Steak In Houston

Posted: November 12, 2018 at 7:00 am   /   Food Finds, Southern

While the exact origins of chicken fried steak (CFS for short) are up for debate, it’s no secret that Texans have a strong affinity for this iconic slab of tenderized, batter-encrusted beef smothered in rich gravy. It is a beloved year-round staple in home kitchens and restaurants alike where time-honored recipes are revered by diners […]

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New Houston Restaurant 2840 at Dukessa is Well-Priced — and Even Has Parking

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 12:22 pm   /   Food Finds, Mediterranean

Near the Galleria, it can be a struggle to find restaurants that have  both ample free parking and good, reasonably priced food. Newcomer 2840 at Dukessa — partly named for its address at 2840 Chimney Rock — is the solution to those uptown dining woes. It opened on November 1 and serves lunch from 11 […]

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Thanksgiving meal at B&B Butchers

Where to Dine in Houston for Thanksgiving 2018

Posted: November 7, 2018 at 1:34 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

This Turkey Day, ditch the thankless labor and pile of dishes that appears right when all you want to do is get off your feet, eat some pie and take a nap. Houston-area restaurants are ready to do the cooking, which lets you enjoy a meal out on the town instead of a day of […]

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JINYA Jumps Into the Brisket Ramen Game in Houston

Posted: November 1, 2018 at 7:18 am   /   Barbecue, Food Finds, Ramen

Earlier this year, Ramen Tatsu Ya introduced Houstonians to a brisket-infused bowl of ramen.The Austin-based noodle house teamed up with Brenham’s Truth Barbecue to roll out two seasonal dishes, each featuring pitmaster Leonard Botello IV’s brisket. Each time was a one-day only event which drew lines and, of course, sold out relatively quickly. Now, chef Tomonori Takahashi of JINYA Ramen Bar has […]

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Homegrown Houston Craft Burger Chain Expands To Third Location

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 2:31 pm   /   Burgers, Featured, News, Restaurant Openings

A third BuffBurger is slated to open in November at 10550 Westheimer in the CityWest Retail Center just west of Beltway 8. The Westchase-area location joins the company’s existing locations at I-10 and Wirt and in Montrose on West Alabama. Paul “Buff” Burden and his wife Sara Morris Burden opened the first location in 2015 where they emphasize […]

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