Creative Cocina

Peska Cocina Latina Is the Upscale Mexican Spot You've Been Missing

With a new name and a new chef, the revitalized Peska is interesting again.

08/18/2017 By Alice Levitt

Double the Fun

First Bite: Hughie's Heights & One Armed Scissor

A pair of hip new businesses replace Foreign Correspondents in the Heights.

08/17/2017 By Beth Levine

Ice Cream Dream

Ice Cream Meets Doughnut at The DoughCone

The latest in the dessert hybrid trend does not disappoint.

08/15/2017 By Cara Maines

Hands On

What To Expect From Houston's New Michelin-Starred Sushi Chef

Omakase and highbrow sushi define Washington Avenue's elegant new Japanese restaurant.

08/14/2017 By Alice Levitt

Kataifi & Curry

Lemongrass Café Serves Up Bellaire's Most Eclectic Fusion

Looking for tom yum pizza? You should be.

08/14/2017 By Alice Levitt

You Can Do Better

Has Huynh Outlived Its Importance?

It's an old favorite in EaDo, but we're not sold.

08/11/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Wasabae

Houston's Best Japanese Food, According to Chef Jean Philippe Gaston

Where to find the best sushi, katsu and more.

08/11/2017 By Julia Gsell

Bubbles & Butter

First Bite: a'Bouzy

A ladies who lunch pedigree and lots of Champagne have created a buzz for this River Oaks restaurant.

08/09/2017 By Alice Levitt

Sweet Strand

Sugar Rush: Dark Chocolate Raspberry Pie at Old Moon Deli & Pie

A quirky hidden treasure awaits in Galveston.

08/09/2017 By Alice Levitt

What Am I, Chopped Liver?

Don't Sleep on New York Delicatessen Month at Kenny & Ziggy's

In its second year, this Houston Restaurant Weeks alternative is doing even more good.

08/07/2017 By Alice Levitt

There's the Beef

Third Bernie's Burger Bus Opens in Heights With a Full Bar

There's more than ever to love about Justin Turner's latest outpost.

08/07/2017 By Alice Levitt

Latin Love

Argentine Street Food Gets an Upgrade at 5411 Empanadas

The downtown tunnels have gotten tastier.

08/04/2017 By Alice Levitt

In the Mood

Sugar Rush: Moody Ice

The Heights sweet spot provides a fresh take on frozen desserts.

08/03/2017 By Alice Levitt

Just Like You Like It

The Best Whataburger Memes of Recent Memory

Texan obsession with the Corpus-born burger chain extends to the farthest reaches of the Internet.

08/02/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Spice of Life

Houston's Best Indian Food, According to Chef Kiran Verma

From Hillcroft to Sugar Land and beyond, Houston's best Indian dishes are everywhere.

08/02/2017 By Julia Gsell

T-Shirt Time

Burger King’s New Chicken Parmesan Comes With a Side of Reality TV Nostalgia

Does the sandwich promoted by the Jersey Shore cast win the Snooki stamp of approval?

07/31/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

In the Ghetto

A Primer on Roman Jewish Cuisine

There's a second Roman cuisine you likely haven't tried.

07/31/2017 By Alice Levitt

Marked-Down Maki

Diamonds in the Rough: Koto Japanese Restaurant Sushi & Bar

Beyond Beltway 8, there's high-quality, low-cost sushi to be found.

07/27/2017 By Beth Levine

Tex-Mex Tuesday

Chef Alex Padilla's Guide to Houston's Top Tex-Mex

With help from the head chef at Ninfa's on Navigation, we've rounded up the best places in Houston to get your fajita fix.

07/25/2017 By Julia Gsell

Switching Gears

Bosscat Kitchen and Libations Launches Lighter Lunch Menu

One of our favorite spots for big time eating decides it's time to try dishes that go a little easier on the waistline.

07/21/2017 By Julia Gsell