Barbecue

9 Best Restaurants for Creative Houston Barbecue

POSTED: August 13, 2019 AT 5:37 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

In recent years, Houston has become a hotbed for some of the best barbecue in Texas, with several outposts gaining the respect once reserved for only famous Hill Country joints. Houston-style barbecue has also found a unique regional identity thanks to its practitioners mixing Central Texas, Gulf Coast, African-American, Mexican and Asian influences. While we […]

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Henderson & Kane Celebrates One Year Anniversary

POSTED: July 9, 2019 AT 2:41 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events

This Saturday, July 13th, from 4 to 10 p.m., the owners of Henderson & Kane, at 715 Henderson, invite customers to celebrate their one year anniversary. In July 2018, chef John Avila and his wife Veronica, proprietors of Downtown’s underground barbecue destination El Burro & the Bull, expanded their entrepreneurial ambitions by opening their own […]

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Best Restaurants for Lunch in the Heights — by a Longtime Resident

POSTED: June 28, 2019 AT 10:00 am   /   Barbecue, Burgers, Food Finds, Lunch, Mexican, Tacos, Tex-Mex, Thai, Vegetarian

Having lived and worked in the Heights for almost 15 years, I’ve eaten a lot of lunches in what was Houston’s first suburb. Initially, good options were limited: walk-up fast-food joint Someburger, the now-shuttered Dacapo’s and Triple A, and Tex-Mex classic Teotihuacan, which is still serving a comforting array of fajitas, enchiladas, and shrimp dishes. […]

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