First Bite: New Houston Restaurant From Top Chef Finalist Reflects City’s Diversity

POSTED: February 9, 2023 AT 1:07 pm   /   Asian, Food Finds, Heights

It’s not an exaggeration to say that Jūn, located at 420 East 20th in the Heights, is one of the most-anticipated restaurant openings this year. This is, of course, because chef and owner Evelyn Garcia was on season 19 of Bravo’s Top Chef, which was mostly filmed in Houston. She didn’t win but certainly made the […]

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New Upscale Sushi Restaurant in River Oaks is Off to an Uneven Start

POSTED: December 28, 2022 AT 10:20 am   /   Asian, Food Finds, Japanese, Pan-Asian

TEN Sushi + Cocktail Bar, the new River Oaks restaurant by Daily Dose Hospitality, the team behind Bosscat Kitchen & Libations, opened in November. It’s located at 4200 Westheimer on the ground floor of the 200 Park Place building. Daily Dose Hospitality acquired TEN’s first location in California in 2014 and owners John Reed and […]

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Preview: Tim Ho Wan Prepares to Bring Michelin-Level Dim Sum to Katy Asian Town – Updated

POSTED: October 28, 2022 AT 12:03 pm   /   Asian, News, Restaurant Openings

We still have reader rewards left for supporting our local journalism! Click here for details. Business owners who would like to advertise can email us. Houston Food Finder is proud to be partially reader supported. Update, 8/8/2022, 12:26 p.m.: Since it was first announced in 2019, dim sum enthusiasts have been waiting patiently for the […]

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Downtown Houston Food Hall is Revitalized by New and Returning Restaurants 

POSTED: August 24, 2022 AT 7:33 pm   /   Asian, Burgers, Chicken, Food Finds

Finn Hall, located in the historic Jones on Main building at 712 Main in downtown Houston, is expanding its food and drink options. A popular chef and his wife are not only returning with their original concept, but bringing a new one, too. Two brand-new companies are offering their food and drink as well. These join […]

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Asian Restaurant Yelo in Katy Debuts All-New Menu from James Beard Semifinalist

POSTED: April 20, 2022 AT 12:59 pm   /   Asian, Food Finds

James Beard Award semifinalist Alex Au-Yeung of popular Malaysian restaurant Phat Eatery has created a new menu focused on Southeast Asian comfort food for Yelo, his second restaurant next door. Both restaurants are located in Katy Asian Town at 23119 Colonial Parkway. For the new dishes, Au-Yeung is drawing upon his childhood in Hong Kong, […]

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