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wild strawberry at Poitín

“Irish Moonshine” Restaurant Poitín Is Part Southern Comfort & Part World Tour

Posted: July 12, 2018 at 2:39 pm   /   Creole & Cajun, Food Finds, Southern

Poitín opened mid-May at 2313 Edwards in the Sawyer Yards complex in Houston, becoming one of just a few restaurants with a fantastic view of the downtown skyline. It’s operated by Irish native Ian Tucker (who also owns charmingly named Balls Out Burger in the Heights) and was funded by a successful NextSeed micro-investment campaign. Even […]

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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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Brennan

At 50 Years Old, Brennan’s Of Houston Is A Model Of Endurance

Posted: April 3, 2017 at 11:14 am   /   Creole & Cajun, Food Finds

Back in 1967, Elvis Presley married Priscilla Beaulieu (née Wagner) and O.J. Simpson was a first-year running back for the University of Southern California. That same year, Brennan’s of Houston opened its doors and welcomed Houstonians with a hearty dose of Creole warmth and pride. That event proved much more enduring than those other points in history. The book, Miss Ella of Commander’s Palace, […]

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