2019-20

Rice Village Food Hall Politan Row Shutters

After a strong opening, the hall couldn't rebound from Covid-19 impacts.

11/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

What's Your Charity?

Food News: Famous Chef Plays Game Show for Southern Smoke

Plus, a favorite neighborhood restaurant is moving ... just up the street a bit.

11/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Smoke Travels

Food News: Popular Smokehouse Now Ships Meats Nationwide

Plus, welcome The Bearded Baker to the Heights.

11/09/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Gobble Gobble

Thanksgiving 2020: Your Dine-In and Takeout Guide

Where to get turkey ... and other delights ... plus sides, desserts, and even some booze.

11/09/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Shucks!

In Galveston Bay, Former Brennan's Chef Takes on Fresh Seafood

Get oysters hours after they're harvested at Pier 6 in San Leon.

11/05/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Hit the Lights

Where to Celebrate Diwali with Feasts and Treats in Houston

The Indian festival of lights will be marked by restaurants across the city.

11/04/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Get to Know Cochi's

Breakout Chef Bringing Mexican Street Food to the Heights

Here's the next chapter for the talented Victoria Elizondo.

11/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

When?

Food News: Montrose Hotel to Unveil Timely Restaurant

Plus, a popular ice cream shop has opened its second location.

11/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Cannonball!

Houston Bar Pros Jump in with a New Concept at a Boutique Heights Hotel

Toucan's Swim Club will feature a menu from one of the minds behind Cherry Block Craft Butcher & Kitchen.

10/28/2020 By Lauro Rojas

All Rise

Houston's Popular Bread Man Is Expanding Fast

Through his partnership with Whole Foods, the celebrated baker is becoming a household name.

10/27/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus

UPDATE: Top Houston Chef Chris Shepherd Announces False Positive Test for Covid-19

The acclaimed restaurateur has had one heck of a long weekend.

10/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

There's the Beef

Big, Meaty Restaurant Celebrating Texas's King Ranch Coming to Uptown

Tilman Fertitta and King Ranch Inc. have teamed up on this Texas-sized eatery.

10/14/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

In With the New

Celebrated Southern Restaurant Treebeards Arrives in Memorial Area

The classic lunch spot is now a lunch and dinner hangout.

10/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Cast, Eat, Drink

Houston Restaurants Offer Specials, Freebies to Folks Who Vote

Just show off your sticker when visiting any one of these places to get a deal.

10/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

On Tap

Food News: Pour-Your-Own Booze Bar to Open Soon

Plus, a popular Korean fried chicken concept is coming to Houston.

10/12/2020 By Timothy Malcolm