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Where To Dine Out On Christmas Eve In Houston

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Dining out on Christmas Eve in Houston lends opportunities as diverse as the Bayou City itself. Choose from special dinners that celebrate multiple nationalities or more traditional fare with offerings for every taste and budget. There are options for feeding extended families, romantic holiday dinners for two or simply enjoying an exquisite meal for one. […]

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Houston’s Best Breakfast Tacos

Posted: November 29, 2018 at 9:07 am   /   Breakfast, Tex-Mex

The breakfast taco is a ubiquitous representation of Tex-Mex culture from Orange to El Paso  — despite our Austin neighbors claiming that they invented it. Regardless of its origin, the combination of fluffy scrambled eggs, a smear of refried beans, chunks of fried potatoes and maybe some bacon or chorizo wrapped in a warm tortilla is […]

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Two Sushi Chefs & a Pastry Chef Tease New Houston Restaurant and Omakase Pop-Up Dinners

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 3:33 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

In a more dramatic restaurant announcement than usual, members of the media were invited to a secret pop-up dinner called The Secret Taste at an empty $5.5 million-dollar mansion up for sale in River Oaks. There, two sushi chefs with high-end restaurant experience, Patrick Pham and Daniel Lee, revealed they have plans to open their own Japanese […]

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Where to Get Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go in Houston – Updated 11/18

Posted: November 13, 2018 at 9:54 am   /   Holidays, News

While Thanksgiving is a great time to gather with family and friends and share gratitude, there’s no doubt some folks find the prep work and cooking exhausting. (A mountain of dirty dishes? No thanks.) Fortunately, restaurants across the Bayou City can rescue overworked hosts and hostesses with dinners-to-go, thus eliminating much of the stress. Note […]

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Popular Houston Tiki Bar Closed To Be Replaced with Irish Pub

Posted: November 2, 2018 at 3:00 pm   /   Bars, News

Tikiphiles from Houston and beyond expressed shock and sadness at the Facebook announcement on November 2 from Mark “Howie” Voros, owner of Howie’s Tiki at 4334 FM 2920 in Spring. The post states that the last service at the bar will be Saturday, November 3. Disappointingly, while Howie’s found a following with lovers of Mai Tais, Navy Grogs, Zombies […]

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