Big Changes

Restaurateur to Close Benjy's, Expand Rice Village Local Foods

The popular neighborhood restaurant had just marked 25 years.

10/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Roll Up

Food News: Urban Harvest Offering Dinner and a Drive-In Movie

Plus, five Black-owned food businesses get some help in the battle against Covid-19.

10/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

I'll Have ... The Gourmet Pasta

Bars, Breweries Find Creative Ways to Boost Food Sales

Have you been given a bag of chips with your beer lately?

10/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Somm Talk

Some Easy Cocktails for Difficult Times

You don't need a full bar to have a classy evening during the pandemic.

10/26/2020 By Justin Vann

Play The Anthem

Beer News: 4 Local Breweries Win Medals at Great American Beer Festival

Plus, buy a yard sign that shows your support for Saint Arnold.

10/23/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Tough Break

Food News: Washington Avenue's The Classic Closes

Plus, the TABC suspends the liquor licenses of four Houston-area drinking establishments.

10/22/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Surprise inside

For Your Next Bash: Smash a Piñata Cake (or Cupcake)

Local bakeries are getting in on this sweet trend.

10/22/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Eat at Home

What We're Ordering Out: Wood-Fired Fun, Vietnamese Street Food

Tim Love's Levy Park restaurant Woodshed makes a pretty good sandwich.

10/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

The Roof, The Roof

On Washington Avenue, Indoor-Outdoor The Sporting Club Is Ready to Rock

A noted Houston chef is running the show at the bar and restaurant, and oh, there's a retractable roof.

10/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

take me out

Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Garden Oaks/Oak Forest

In this neighborhood: BBQ, fried chicken, and vegetarian Indian buffet.

10/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Rice Military/Washington

Sticky ribs, classic burgers, and chicken korma are found here.

10/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Editor's Picks

Our 12 Go-To Spots for Chinese Food

Some of our favorite places for Cantonese, Sichuan, and more.

10/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Hello, It's Them

Food News: Rosie Cannonball Adds Some Clout

Plus, one of Houston's most popular restaurants closes a location.

10/19/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Asia Town/Bellaire

We have favorites here: Vietnamese beef seven ways, new wave BBQ, and Chinese dumplings.

10/19/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Heights

A delectable burger, a red curry, and massive beef ribs can be found in the Heights.

10/19/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Rice Village/West University

Healthy offerings and Jewish classics are among the favorites here.

10/19/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Downtown

What else but pizza, pizza, pizza ... and gumbo!

10/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Lazybrook/Timbergrove/Shady Acres

Enchiladas, homestyle Vietnamese dumplings, big game classics, and more enchiladas.

10/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Prost!

Beer News: Raise a Glass Because Oktoberfest Parties Roll On

Plus, next week brings the start of a collaboration between Ingenious and organizations supporting social equality.

10/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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Comfort Food Takeout Guide: River Oaks/Upper Kirby

Fancy shrimp and risotto, classic burgers, and barbecue meat in bulk.

10/16/2020 Photography by Timothy Malcolm