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Ford Fry’s Tex-Mex Concept Superica Slated To Open In The Heights

Posted: August 22, 2017 at 9:34 am   /   Food Finds, News, Tex-Mex

The rumor mill has been churning for weeks, but a press release this morning confirms that five-time James Beard-nominated chef and restaurateur Ford Fry is opening a second restaurant in his hometown. (His first restaurant in the Bayou City is State of Grace.) The third incarnation of Superica, Fry’s Tex-Mex concept with two locations in […]

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Cheese enchiladas at Casa Vieja

Enchiladas, Beans & Rice: Where To Find Retro Tex-Mex Combo Platters In Houston—Updated

Posted: July 18, 2017 at 12:58 pm   /   Food Finds, Tex-Mex

Anyone who has seen Ratatouille knows the famous scene when the movie’s namesake dish mentally transports a restaurant critic back to his childhood. Tex-Mex has the same effect on many longtime Houstonians. Truthfully, there are a lot of things to not like about the mess that we call “the combination dinner.” There’s too much salt, […]

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Sylvia's South of the Border Enchilada Sampler

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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