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Becks Prime Bows Out of the Heights

POSTED: September 23, 2021 AT 4:15 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Heights residents are going to have to drive farther for Becks Prime’s fresh-never-frozen Angus beef burgers, hand-cut fries and ahi tuna salads. The Heights location at 115 West 19th is closing on Thursday, September 30. The good news is that 10 locations remain (most of which are in Houston, but there is also one in […]

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Bravo’s Top Chef is Filming 19th Season in Houston

POSTED: September 22, 2021 AT 9:34 am   /   Houston in the Spotlight, News

It took 19 seasons for Bravo’s Emmy and James Beard Award-Winning series “Top Chef“ to fully explore Houston’s culinary excellence. Often considered the nation’s most diverse city, Houston, with restaurants offering over 140 different cuisines, epitomizes what the show is striving to represent: an American culinary landscape where many cultures rub shoulders. Accompanying the announcement […]

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Downtown Houston Hotel Restaurant With Celebrity Chef Cred Taps Into Local Talent

POSTED: September 14, 2021 AT 10:40 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Rosalie Italian Soul in the C. Baldwin Hotel at 400 Dallas initially opened with celebrity chef Chris Cosentino guiding the menu. The casually elegant, 70s-themed Italian-American eatery, named for Cosentino’s grandmother, temporarily closed in 2020 at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s now finally reopening on Wednesday, September 15, but with a new executive […]

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Houston Restaurants Closing Due to Tropical Storm Nicholas — Updated

POSTED: September 13, 2021 AT 5:16 pm   /   Breaking News, News

Editor’s Note: Thankfully, several areas of Houston were not badly affected by what ended up being Hurricane Nicholas. Conversely, some areas, including the Heights and parts of West Houston, are dealing with extended power outages. So, please make sure to call any of the restaurants below or check the social media accounts for the latest […]

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