Soup of the Day

All About Mi

The bowl of curly egg noodles called "mi" is the Vietnamese answer to ramen.

08/05/2013 By Robb Walsh

Fruit Facts

Japanese Melon? Korean Melon? Canary Melon

Marketed under multiple names, the canary melon is a summertime treat.

08/05/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Chinatown Chow

Barbecue Your Own Beef at Saigon Pagolac

One of Chinatown's oldest restaurants is a beef-lover's paradise.

08/02/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Summer Recipes

Voodoo Okra

This spicy shrimp, okra and green chile stew tastes like Brazilian gumbo.

08/02/2013 By Robb Walsh

Cheeto Chic

Jazzed Up Junk Food at Hollister on Washington

Chef Jason Kerr serves food truck fare in a fancy setting.

08/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Soup of the Day

Ramen Rant

Ramen is catching on in Houston, but it's not likely to rival pho, mi, or bun bo Hue anytime soon.

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

The Petrol Station

A Trip to Beernerdia

Either speak the language or have a plan.

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

Ramen

A Ten-Stop Tampopo Tour of Houston

Find the best noodles in town on a voyage of ramen discovery.

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

On the Table

Ramenarama

Getting to the bottom of Japan’s favorite bowl of noodles.

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh Photography by Nick de la Torre

Houston vs. Dallas

D-List

Houston v. Vegas (oops, Dallas)

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

Food Truck Fare

Pork Belly Bonanza at Muiishi Makirritos

From pork belly hand rolls to an upcoming pig roast, Muiishi Makirritos is a bacon-lover's dream.

07/31/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Summer Lunch

Tuna Salads

Nothing like a good old tuna salad for a light summer lunch, right?

07/31/2013 By Robb Walsh

Downtown Dining

Fusion Taco Forces Me to Admit I Was Wrong

Revenge is a dish best served delicious.

07/30/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Southeast Asian Kitchen

Extra Virgin Fish Sauce

Improve the flavor of all your Vietnamese favorites instantly with a better brand of fish sauce.

07/30/2013 By Robb Walsh

Charitable Chow

Houston Restaurant Weeks: Serious Steals

A handy field guide to making the most of Houston Restaurant Weeks.

07/29/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

A Trini Roti Shop

Beam Me Up, Moe

There's a curry joint in Pearland called D'Caribbean that serves Nicki Minaj's comfort food.

07/29/2013 By Robb Walsh

Charitable Chow

Houston Restaurant Weeks: Treat Your Folks

A handy field guide to making the most of Houston Restaurant Weeks.

07/26/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Lunch Specials

Thai Green Curry

The Thai Green Curry at Njoy is a bargain at $6.95.

07/26/2013 By Robb Walsh

Top Burgers

Del Frisco Grille's 2x2

Del Frisco Grill's double-meat, double-cheese burger is made with USDA Prime brisket.

07/25/2013 By Robb Walsh

Charitable Chow

Houston Restaurant Weeks: Around the World

A handy field guide to making the most of Houston Restaurant Weeks.

07/24/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt