Eat & Drink

Kick Up the Jams

7 Thai Restaurants Worthy of Some Heat

Thai Food in Houston is all about freshness, balance, and chilies so spicy they make you sweat.

07/06/2022 By Timothy Malcolm and Daniel Renfrow

ANCIENT FUN

A New Babylon-Themed Nightclub Opens in Midtown This Weekend

The nightclub, fittingly called Babylon, hopes to bring a taste of ancient Persian culture to Midtown.

07/06/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

SOUTHERN FRIED

Where to Celebrate National Fried Chicken Day in Houston

From whole or half chicken specials to chicken wings and sandwiches, here are Houstonia's picks for National Fried Chicken Day.

07/05/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

STARS & STRIPES

Houston’s Best Fourth of July Food & Drink Deals

From drink specials at the Original Ninfa’s to ’cue specials at Big Horn BBQ, here are some food and drink options for Independence Day.

07/04/2022 By Daniel Renfrow and Geneva Diaz

FOOD CITY

What’s New in Food This Week

Chris Shepherd’s Georgia James is reborn at Regent Square; the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America culinary series throws down today; plus more.

06/29/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

HELLO BREW-TIFUL

14 Coffee Shops Made for Getting Your Work Done

Put your thinking cap on at coffee shops that are perfect for remote work such as Agora, Antidote, and A 2nd Cup.

06/24/2022 By Courtney Klashman and Daniel Renfrow

SLAY!

8 Must-See Drag Shows in Houston

From drag brunches at Boheme to burlesque at ReBar, these shows feature queens who are ready to serve in the areas of charisma, nerve, and talent.

06/23/2022 By Geneva Diaz and Daniel Renfrow

FOOD CITY

What’s New in Food This Week

Agricole Hospitality to open a new Heights dive bar; upscale pop-ups at Bludorn and Golfstrømmen; and Phat Eatery is expanding into The Woodlands. 

06/22/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

INDIAN EATS

11 Essential Indian Food Restaurants in Houston

Restaurants such as Da Gama Canteen and Udipi Cafe serve some of the best authentic Indian food in Houston.

06/21/2022 By Phoebe Gibson

Music Brunch

10 Houston Brunch Spots with Live Music

Ring in the weekend with live music at BB Lemon, The Rustic and other Houston brunch spots.

06/20/2022 By Megha McSwain and Meredith Nudo

Best Waffles

Who Has the Best Waffles in Houston?

From powder sugar-dusted waffles at Adair Kitchen to savory waffles at Jupiter Pizza & Waffles, these are the best in the city.

06/20/2022 By Megha McSwain and Meredith Nudo

Brunch Time

Spice Up Your Weekend at These Houston Brunch Spots

From flavorful huevos rancheros at La Guadalupana to savory bacon cheddar biscuits at Revival Market, brunch in Houston is decadent.

06/20/2022 By Megha McSwain and Meredith Nudo With Stephanie Bartels

Early Bird

These Are the City’s Best Breakfast Spots for Early Diners

Chocolate chip pancakes, kolaches, and iced chai lattes all before 7 a.m.

06/20/2022 By Megha McSwain and Meredith Nudo

Rise & Dine

The Best Breakfast Spots in Houston

Stop skipping breakfast and head for the most delicious spots in Houston.

06/20/2022 By Megha McSwain and Meredith Nudo

Celebrating Culinary Community

Kendra Scott and Feed the Soul Foundation Partner on Student Fundraiser

20% of gift-card proceeds from Houston-based Kendra Scott locations will be donated to the Project NXT scholarship.

06/17/2022 By Danielle Wright

FATHER’S DAY

Where to Celebrate Father’s Day This Year

From whole hog specials at Feges BBQ to an ultra-exclusive tasting experience at Hidden Omakase, there are plenty of ways to celebrate dad this weekend.

06/16/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

FOOD CITY

What’s New in Food This Week

Julep lands a national James Beard Award; a famous South African restaurant expands into Houston; plus more local foodie news.

06/15/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

Sip Into Summer

Local Juice Bars to Cool You Down This Summer

Sip into the season with Juice Girl, 713 Juice Bar and Tight Squeeze Juice Bar.

06/14/2022 By Danielle Wright With Jessica Lodge

Mangia!

Our 16 Favorite Italian Restaurants in Houston

From pasta at Coltivare to steak at Marmo and pizza at North Italia, these are our favorite Italian restaurants in Houston.

06/14/2022 Edited by Timothy Malcolm By Houstonia Staff

ROSÉ ALL DAY

Where to Celebrate National Rosé Day in Houston

From brunches at Brasserie 19 to discounted wines by the glass at How to Survive on Land and Sea, there are plenty of ways to ring in rosé’s biggest day.

06/10/2022 By Daniel Renfrow