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Houston Bakery and Custom Cake Maker Is Reborn As CAKE Fine Pastry

POSTED: March 14, 2017 AT 4:45 pm   /   Bakeries, News

Elizabeth and Jerry Hale started Zeapod Cakery seven years ago as a food truck before landing a storefront bakery near Cypress at 13010 FM 529. Now, though, the business is getting rebranded as CAKE Fine Pastry, a name that better reflects the multi-tiered, custom cakes that Elizabeth regularly constructs for weddings and other big celebrations. […]

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Peli Deli Announces Opening Date For Downtown Houston Location

POSTED: March 13, 2017 AT 2:32 pm   /   News

The owners of South African restaurant Peli Peli have announced that their downtown location, Peli Deli, will open to the public on Monday, March 27 in the Esperson Building at 808 Travis in the former Murphy’s Deli space. It’s located on the first level above the street-level escalator. The week before will be its soft […]

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Carnival Food Favorites Shine At The 2017 Houston Rodeo Gold Buckle Awards

POSTED: March 10, 2017 AT 3:37 pm   /   Food Finds, News

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is in full swing, and the nice weather means crowds are descending on the carnival grounds. Along with the carnival come many longtime food favorites, along with several new options for 2017.  The Gold Buckle Foodie competition, hosted by the rodeo’s Commercial Exhibits Committee, is the annual opportunity for the purveyors to […]

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Arthur Ave To Close And Become Helen In The Heights—Updated

POSTED: March 9, 2017 AT 3:02 pm   /   News

The management team of Arthur Ave at 1111 Studewood—sommelier Evan Turner, executive chef William Wright, chef de cuisine Mercedes Gomez and director of operations Tim Faiola—has announced via press release that they intend to close after its final service on March 19. Despite critical accolades, “a consistent pattern of underperforming sales over the last few […]

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Feed The Need: Eat, Drink and Help Neglected Kids At Keels & Wheels “Uncorked”

POSTED: March 8, 2017 AT 6:41 pm   /   Feed The Need, News

Houston Food Finder’s “Feed The Need” articles feature opportunities for Houstonians to eat, drink, have fun and help good causes all at the same time. The eighth annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance Uncorked event is on Thursday, March 23 from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway showroom. The food and […]

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