Where To Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Houston

POSTED: May 1, 2017 AT 8:12 am   /   Featured, Holidays, News

May is here, which means it’s time to celebrate Cinco de Mayo — the day in which we celebrate Mexico’s surprising victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla. Cinco de Mayo falls on a Friday this year so it seems appropriate to celebrate by immersing yourself in Mexican food and drink. Batanga (908 Congress) […]

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Dish Society Announces Fourth Location In The Heights

POSTED: April 28, 2017 AT 8:34 am   /   News

By the time it has its fourth birthday, fast-growing casual restaurant Dish Society will have grown to one location for every year in business. Founded by restaurateur Aaron Lyons, the first location opened on the first floor of a residential building in the Galleria before expanding to Katy. A third in the Memorial Green project […]

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Next Week’s Whisky Extravaganza Will Feature Samples Of Over 100 Kinds

POSTED: April 26, 2017 AT 4:55 pm   /   News, Whisk(e)y

Whisky fiends, take note: a Whisky Extravaganza is coming to town next week. The event takes place on Wednesday, May 3 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel (2222 West Loop South). It features single malt, premium Scotch and unique whiskies from around the world. Beginners and enthusiasts alike who want to broaden their knowledge can look forward to tasting sessions […]

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Celebrate Italy’s Labor Day With Pizza & A Movie At The ICCC

POSTED: April 25, 2017 AT 12:51 pm   /   News

BYOB and be prepared for a fun night. Bring wine that pairs well with pizza to the Italian Cultural & Community Center (1101 Milford Drive, 713-524-4222), located near Bell Park off Montrose Boulevard, on Sunday, April 30, and celebrate Festa dei Lavoratori, or Italian Labor Day. Once there, take in the hit Italian comedy “Quo Vado” inside the ICCC’s charming, […]

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Houston Chefs Will Show Off Their Meatball Game This Weekend

POSTED: April 20, 2017 AT 7:26 am   /   News

Spaghetti and meatballs go hand in hand, but this weekend the latter half of that culinary relationship will shine with its own meaty glory at the Meatball Brawl at Damian’s Cucina Italiana (3011 Smith Street). Hosted by Johnny Mandola and Bubba Butera of Damian’s, the event will take place on Sunday, April 23 from 1 […]

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