Food Finds

Review: Waiting For The Magic At Le Colonial

POSTED: December 19, 2016 AT 5:08 pm   /   Reviews

THE UPSHOT Diners who prize setting and service over value might find favor with classy and well appointed Le Colonial, rich in hardwoods, shutters and vibrant murals. Unfortunately, we didn’t find enough magic in the pricey dishes to want to return. (It is worth pointing out, though, that the prices are modest compared to other […]

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Former Rainbow Lodge Chef Is Making Southern Magic At Hearsay Gastro Lounge

POSTED: December 12, 2016 AT 9:28 pm   /   Food Finds, Southern

This past spring, Hearsay Gastro Lounge at 218 Travis landed chef Kelly Boyd—and many Houston diners are already familiar with his cooking. Boyd served as the executive chef of Rainbow Lodge for nearly two years. (Chef Mark Schmidt quickly reclaimed that position last February after the closing of his restaurant Blackbird & Henry in Austin.) […]

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Momentum Coffee Brings High-Quality Brews To Spring

POSTED: December 9, 2016 AT 4:27 pm   /   Coffee & Tea, Food Finds

A group of highly trained and experienced professionals have banded together to bring an underserved area of Spring a top-notch coffee house. Don’t worry, tea lovers: there are some excellent brewed beverages for you to enjoy as well. Momentum Coffee is now open at 3555 Rayford just off the Hardy Toll Road. It’s co-owned by […]

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Finder Favorites: Tex-Mex Tours At Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen

POSTED: December 6, 2016 AT 7:43 pm   /   Tex-Mex

When the weather is chilly, a plate of hot, saucy enchiladas really hits the spot. Sylvia Casares of Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen has created plates of these that are more interesting than the usual combo platter All three Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen locations offers two different “Enchilada Culinary Tours”; “flights” of four enchiladas each. The “North of the […]

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