Food News

Bartender Claims Being Fired After Revealing Alleged COVID-19 Spread

The Midtown restaurant has been closed for cleaning and employee testing.

07/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Sweet Opportunity

Star Chefs Plan July 4 Barbecue, Perfect for Takeout

Dominick Lee and Kulture's Dawn Burrell will be cooking up a treat.

07/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pause.

Temporary COVID-19 Restaurant and Bar Closures

A running list of establishments that may be closed now or may have previously suspended service.

06/30/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Shake It Up

Now Bars, Restaurants Can Sell You a Pre-Mixed Cocktail To-Go

A new waiver allows establishments to get a little more creative.

06/29/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Going Backwards

Emotions Swirl As Bars Close and Restaurants Re-Tool Again

Beverage professionals and restaurant operators respond to the latest news.

06/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

COVID-19

Gov. Abbott Closes Bars, Backtracks on Restaurant Dining Rooms

The move comes as COVID-19 case rates spike statewide.

06/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

A new Tune

Popular Burger Chef Opens a Ghost Restaurant

Score some chicken sandwiches from Thick Chick's cloud kitchen in the Third Ward.

06/25/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

What's Next?

Chef Announces Indigo Will Close in 2021

The acclaimed restaurant has won a slew of awards and honors.

06/22/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Get That Tie Outta Here

11 Sweet Father's Day Options for Your Foodie Dad

It's not too late to get Pops the gift of grub this year.

06/17/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Giving Back

Mastrantos Teams Up with World Central Kitchen to Supply Meals

The Heights restaurant has delivered about 3,000 meals to seniors during the pandemic.

06/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Sweet Seconds

Voodoo Doughnut Plans a Montrose Location for 2020

The popular Oregon-based shop will open a store on Westheimer.

06/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

New Normal

Food News: Popular Steakhouse Temporarily Closes Because of COVID-19

Plus, we've seen reports that the minds behind MF Sushi are opening a spot in the Heights.

06/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

All in the Family

Here's What to Know About 2020 Houston Restaurant Weeks

Late founder's daughter will take over the celebration of local establishments.

06/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Food News

Joe Biden Meets With George Floyd's Family at Lucille's

The Democratic presidential candidate was in town for Floyd's public viewing.

06/08/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Not My LuAnn Platter

Food News: The Uncertain Future of Luby's, a Texas Original

Plus, a native son is nearing an opening date for his neighborhood restaurant.

06/08/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

More Dining Room

Gov. Abbott Announces Next Phase: Restaurants to Open Even More

While dining rooms can expand to 75 percent soon, some establishments close temporarily.

06/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pork!

UB Preserv's Tribute Brings Back Memories of Iconic NYC Ssäm Bar

One chef remembers the glory days in a superb restaurant.

06/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

BlackOut Tuesday

Restaurants Closing, Showing Solidarity as Houston Protests

Some establishments are donating funds to social causes and advocacy groups.

06/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

News to Chew On

Food News: Burger Pop-Up; Help for Vandalized Restaurants

Plus, get Tennessee barbecue now at Sawyer Yards.

06/01/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Food News

Houston Restaurant Weeks Founder Cleverley Stone Has Died

The media personality revealed a cancer diagnosis last year.

05/28/2020 By Timothy Malcolm