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Food Finds: Cafe Azur Launches New Lunch Menu

Posted: April 6, 2017 at 4:19 pm   /   Featured, Food Finds, French

In the fall of 2016, the building that formerly housed Brasserie Max & Julie gained a new tenant: French Riviera-inspired Cafe Azur. Cool turquoise, crisp whites and colorful paintings replaced the darker, heavier environs of the bistro and brighter (if not necessarily lighter) fare to match.  Helmed by chef Sidney DeGaine and his wife/business partner Maria, the concept also draws […]

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Houston Has A French Complex—And We Like It

Posted: January 5, 2017 at 5:45 pm   /   French

Way back in 2001, brothers David and Sylvain Denis opened a little French restaurant called Le Mistral. In an interview for My Table magazine a decade later, David Denis, who is also the chef, said, “Lawyers would drive over wondering ‘Is this really it?’ when they saw it was in a strip center with a […]

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