Spice Trail

Lunch at Mayuri Is a Trip Across India on a Buffet Line

The Westheimer Road restaurant's fare includes the best of Northern, Southern and Indo-Chinese cuisines.

09/08/2016 By Alice Levitt

Weekend Goals

Houston's Best New Locavore Brunch Is at... Saks?

Weekend grub at 51fifteen is far more thoughtful than it needs to be.

09/07/2016 By Alice Levitt

Serving Fish

Our Latest Obsession: Bún Chả Cá Đà Nẵng

The Vietnamese soup for the seafood lover in you.

09/06/2016 By Alice Levitt

Dumpling Days

Get What You Want Every Time at Golden Dim Sum

Good things come to those who wait at this Hong Kong-style specialist.

08/30/2016 By Alice Levitt

Porky's Revenge

Where Do Chefs Eat in Oaxaca? El Mangalito

Don't miss the "comedor familiar" in the suburb of Zaachila.

08/26/2016 By Alice Levitt

Sectioned Off

Our Latest Obsession: Lunch Bento at Soma Sushi

Can we just have one of these lunch boxes every day?

08/26/2016 By Alice Levitt

Restaurant Review

Is Houston's First Food Hall Worthy?

Heading down—way down—to review the city’s new subterranean food court, Conservatory.

08/22/2016 By Alice Levitt

Unbirthday Party

First Bite: The General Public

We taste our way through the menu at CityCentre's newest restaurant.

08/18/2016 By Alice Levitt

Hammering Away

Sugar Rush: El Coco at Caracol

Time to break into an interactive dessert.

08/17/2016 By Alice Levitt

Farewell to the Flesh

Meatless Monday: San San Tofu

Love meat or hate it, Little Vietnam's tofu temple is for you.

08/15/2016 By Alice Levitt

Being Green

Tex Mex Tuesday: Skinny Rita's Grille

Slimming down a notoriously Rubenesque cuisine.

08/09/2016 By Alice Levitt

Dog Days

Our Latest Obsession: Murdoch's Backyard Pub

A new Cypress pub is indulgence done right.

08/02/2016 By Alice Levitt

Plantain Wishes

Our Latest Obsession: Fufu de Plátano at Café Piquet

Houston's Cuban stalwart is still going strong.

07/25/2016 By Alice Levitt

Restaurant Review

Revisiting Oxheart and Underbelly After Back-to-Back Wins at the Nation's "Food Oscars"

Catching up with Houston’s two most recent James Beard Award–winning restaurants brings mixed results.

07/18/2016 By Alice Levitt

Rolling in Dough

First Bite: Enoteca Rossa

Like burrata? You've got to try this off-menu pizza special.

07/04/2016 By Alice Levitt

GOOF-ing off

First Bite: Liberty Kitchen Garden Oaks

What's doing at the latest from F.E.E.D. TX Restaurant Group?

06/30/2016 By Alice Levitt

Creole Country

The Antidote to Downtown's Chain Restaurants

Looking for a taste of home above the tunnels? Zydeco Louisiana Diner is the place.

06/20/2016 By Alice Levitt

The Big Questions

Is Kuma Burgers the Best Burger Joint in Houston Right Now?

Related: Is there a better office building food court than the one at Greenway Plaza 3?

06/17/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Certifiable Quality

Is Charivari Home to the Most Underrated Fine Dining in Houston?

Chef Johan Schuster doesn't get much press, but that doesn't mean his cuisine isn't some of the city's best.

06/16/2016 By Mai Pham

Fertile Crescent

Who Has Better Persian Kebabs: Bijan or Darband?

A guide to choosing the destination for your next Iranian grilled meat fest.

06/15/2016 By Alice Levitt