Basin Street News

Our Latest Obsession: Tarim Central Asian Grill

From bread to dessert, this new Uyghur restaurant specializes in homespun comfort.

11/29/2017 By Alice Levitt

Baked Goodness

How Harvey Helped Build the Kolache Bar

The Energy Corridor bakery served through the storm and neighbors are paying it forward.

11/28/2017 By Sherilyn Matthews

Jacked Up?

Fast Firsts: Jack in the Box

An advanced fast food challenge is worth the effort.

11/28/2017 By Alice Levitt

Tiny Bubbles

We Tried Kroger's Christmas Sodas So You Don't Have To

Will they make or break your holidays?

11/27/2017 By Alice Levitt

Bah Humbug!

The Critic's Notebook: The Holidays Are for Amateurs

Want to celebrate? Do it another time.

11/27/2017 By Alice Levitt

Unicorn

There's a Vegan Scoop Shop in the Heights and You're Missing It

Over the Moon has what you're craving, whether you love animal products or not.

11/24/2017 By Alice Levitt

Danksgiving

Want a Happy Holiday? This Company Suggests Spiking Dinner With Weed

Mondo promises it's instantly soluble—and low-calorie.

11/23/2017 By Alice Levitt

Hopped Up

Brewery Spotlight: Texas Leaguer Brewing Company

Missouri City now has a boffo brewery of its own.

11/22/2017 By Lauro Rojas

Far From Old Fashioned

D'Ussé Cognac Didn't Invent the Remix, But It's Making the Most of It

Cognac and music production meet in unlikely ways, with a delicious recipe.

11/21/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Sweet on Meat

There Is Now Hawaiian Barbecue Near Cypress

Hawi Hawaiian BBQ Express has what you need, from Spam to salad.

11/20/2017 By Alice Levitt

Now Open

First Bite: Cactus Cove

The latest project from The Creek Group takes over in Timbergrove.

11/17/2017 By Beth Levine

Boozy Breakfast

It's Not Brunch Without a Bloody Mary

Here are our six favorites.

11/16/2017 By Beth Levine

Hops for the Holidays

Saint Arnold Has the Ultimate Beer Lover's Christmas Gift

How does free beer for life sound?

11/15/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Christmas Comes Early

Do You Need a $46 Whataburger Cup?

Yeti is betting that you do.

11/15/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Brew News

First Look at Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co.'s Cool, New Digs

We're talking air conditioning and much, much more!

11/14/2017 By Laura Furr Mericas

Cheers!

The 5 Best Bars in Sugar Land

From a vinyl-and-vino lounge to Indian-Texan fusion pub grub, Fort Bend County's bar scene is booming.

11/13/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Let the Booze Flow

The Heights Is Dry No Longer

Heights restaurateurs and bar owners are cheering as the measure to disband the Heights' historic dry area passes by a wide margin.

11/08/2017 By Roxanna Asgarian

Strike 'Em Out

Did Taco Bell Win the World Series for the Astros?

It worked for Verlander; maybe it will work for us, too.

11/08/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Ruff Stuff

Baileson Brewing Company Is a Sudsy Family Affair

Man, beast and brews converge at this new Rice Village business.

11/07/2017 By Beth Levine

Yoda Man

The Best Thing at Ramen Tatsu-Ya Is...Brussels Sprouts?

Not feeling noodles? Load up on veggies instead.

11/07/2017 By Alice Levitt