Food Finds

Texas Chili: What it is, What it Isn’t & Why I’m Obsessed With the State’s Favorite Dish

POSTED: November 30, 2023 AT 7:40 am   /   Comfort Food, Food Finds, Meat!, Tex-Mex, Texas

What style of barbecue is best? Sauce or no sauce? Breakfast tacos or breakfast burritos? Kolaches or klobasniky? Whataburger vs. In-N-Out Burger? (Okay, that last one isn’t even a contest.) Of all these, few food debates in Texas bring the heat quite like chili con carne, both figuratively and literally. No matter how you prefer […]

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Houston Restaurants Offering Last-Minute Thanksgiving To-Go Orders — Updated

POSTED: November 20, 2023 AT 12:54 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

With Thanksgiving only a few days away, the deadline for most Houston restaurants taking preorders has passed. However, a few are keeping that window open through Wednesday, November 22, with same-day pickups or even pickups on the Thanksgiving holiday. If you procrastinated, or you were planning to make the meal yourself and something came up […]

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Where to Get Thanksgiving to Go in Houston for 2023

POSTED: November 14, 2023 AT 1:32 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Dining out for Thanksgiving can be a welcome break (and if you’re interested in that, see Minh T. Truong’s excellent list of restaurants open for the holiday). However, for many people, this special holiday is all about welcoming family and friends into their homes with full glasses and laden tables. With all the tidying, decorating, […]

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Underbelly Hospitality’s Mexico City Inspired Concept Debuts This Week

POSTED: November 13, 2023 AT 1:58 pm   /   Breakfast, Farmers Market, Food Finds, Mexican, News, Tacos

We may be heading toward the end of 2023, but this year is still shaping up to be a busy one for Underbelly Hospitality. It was announced this Fall that Wild Oats, which serves up fresh takes on traditional Texas fare, was relocating to 1222 Witte Road, home to a new dining and entertainment development in […]

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Where to Dine In Houston on Thanksgiving Day 2023

POSTED: November 11, 2023 AT 7:23 pm   /   Cypress, Food Finds, Heights, Holidays, Katy, Montrose, Museum District, Sugar Land

We blinked and somehow found ourselves in November — and with Thanksgiving just around the corner.  Thanksgiving may be a time for family and friends, but it could also mean a very long to-do list. For those looking to avoid the stress and the fuss of hosting and preparing a Thanksgiving feast, we’ve rounded up […]

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