Getting to Know You

Dining and Dating: Discovering Houston’s Diverse Food Options

What’s scarier than getting to know someone? Trying new food.

07/15/2015 By Kelly Schafler

Editor’s Picks

14 Milkshakes to Slurp Down This Summer

And just in time for swimsuit season!

07/09/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Summer Staycay

Take a Staycation: Hotel Sorella at CityCentre

With the unveiling of the Mural Project and the July 4 spectacular, you may want to consider CityCentre for a holiday weekend staycation.

06/25/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Extreme Sweets

Extreme Eats: The Couch Potato Cookie at Fluff Bake Bar

This hot new Midtown bakery satisfies more than just your sweet tooth with wine, beer and an extreme cookie concoction.

06/05/2015 By Megha Tejpal

'Cue News

Two Alternative Barbecue Fixes for Rodeo Season

Including a BBQ burger topped with chicken-fried bacon because why not?

02/27/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Up in Smoke

The Tale of the Bookity Bookity Boudain Man

Never pass up a random barbecue trailer in a parking lot.

12/30/2014 By Nicholas L. Hall

On the Road

Dish of the Week: The Gut Pak

What's the only thing that could make a Frito Pie better? Barbecue.

10/16/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

The Pits

A Grilling Guide, from Coals to ‘Cue

Now that you’ve caught those catfish and killed those quail, why not cook ‘em up?

09/01/2014 By John Lomax

Eat This Now

Dish of the Week: Barbecue at Triple J's Smokehouse

Now 20 years old, this barbecue joint in Houston Gardens is still smoking up the good stuff.

08/28/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Mexican & Margaritas

The 10 Essential Taco Trucks

The fancy-food-truck fad may be fading, but good, old-fashioned taco trucks are here to stay. Here are a few worth seeking out.

06/30/2014 By Robb Walsh

Japandemonium

Stop Buying Grocery Store Sushi for Lunch

Kata Robata's $13 sashimi bento box is the best way to get your raw fish fix at lunch.

08/14/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Mutt City Mash-Ups

Tandoory Tacos

Right around the corner from Corkscrew BBQ, there's a Desi-Tex taco stand you need to try.

07/16/2013 By Robb Walsh

Taqueria Thursday

Mexican Hamburger at Taconmadre

A hefty burger with a Mexican twist.

06/27/2013 By Paloma Lenz

Taqueria Thursday

Salvadorian Treats at La Fogata

La Fogata serves up Mexican and Salvadorian favorites

06/13/2013 By Paloma Lenz

Hot Dogs

Fat and Happy

Happy Fatz is a hot-dog lovers' destination, with great desserts.

06/13/2013 By Robb Walsh

Taqueria Thursday

Enchiladas Huastecas at Rioverde

The jalapeño salsa that tops the enchiladas is the best part.

06/05/2013 By Paloma Lenz

Taqueria Thursday

The Old and New Worlds Meet in Veracruz

Filete veracruzana is made with olives, capers, herbs, and garlic – old-world ingredients brought by Spanish settlers to the Americas in the 16th century.

05/30/2013 By Paloma Lenz

Breakfast Spots

Huevos "Christmas"

Los Dos Amigos on Washington offers my favorite Tex-Mex breakfasts.

05/29/2013 By Robb Walsh

Taqueria Thursday

Chilaquiles with Tripas!

Open just shy of three months, Taqueria DF could easily become a Spring Branch fave.

05/23/2013 By Paloma Lenz

Prix-Fixe Lunch

The Art of Presentation

Prix-Fixe Lunch

05/23/2013 By Robb Walsh