Food Finds

Houston Barbecue Restaurant Teams Up with Baseball Legend On a Sweet Fundraiser

POSTED: June 21, 2024 AT 8:00 am   /   Dessert, Food Finds, Sweets

If you’re of a certain age, you probably remember the Reggie! Bar, a milk chocolate-covered caramel bar stuffed with peanuts — but when was the last time you had one? Houston restaurant J-Bar-M Barbecue, located at 2201 Leeland, has teamed up with Baseball Hall Of Famer and Astros Special Advisor Reggie Jackson on a special […]

read more No Comments

First Bite: New Houston Restaurant Brings Exquisite Peking Duck to Rice Village

POSTED: June 12, 2024 AT 12:07 pm   /   Asian, Chinese, Food Finds

The husband-and-wife duo of Houston restaurateurs Grace and Leo Xia have debuted their Rice Village location of Duck N Bao, bringing their signature Peking duck and housemade xiao long bao (soup dumplings) to 5215 Kelvin.  This new spot joins the Cypress and Memorial locations, which opened in 2020 and 2021, as well as the Bellaire-based, […]

read more No Comments

Local Pastry Chain Teams Up With New Houston Coffee Shop

POSTED: May 28, 2024 AT 5:29 pm   /   Food Finds, Sweets

It was only a few weeks ago when MAVEN Coffee + Cocktails, owned by Houston Astros pitcher Lance McCullers Jr., entrepreneur Juan Carlos Martinez de Aldecoa (whose family owns Giant Texas Distillers, formally known as Gulf Coast Distillers) and Blake Fertitta (yes, of that famous family) of Rex Hospitality Group opened to the public. The […]

read more No Comments

Austin Taco Shop Opens New Houston Restaurant in the Galleria Area

POSTED: May 22, 2024 AT 1:18 pm   /   Restaurant Openings, Tacos

Texas taco chain Tacodeli opened its first Houston location in 2017 on Washington Avenue. Now, about seven years later, the Austin-based taquería has opened a second Houston restaurant at 1715 Post Oak in the Post Oak Plaza. This is Tacodeli’s 13th location. The company was founded by chef Roberto Espinosa and Eric Wilkerson in 1999, […]

read more No Comments