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TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 10 Recap: Dinner In Zero Gravity

The remaining chefs put their own twists on Tex-Mex and learn why Houston is called Space City.

05/10/2022 By Shelby Stewart

YARDBIRD

Where to Get Space City’s Best Hot Chicken

Houstonians have created their own versions of hot chicken, such as Mico’s widely popular sammich, or even Sticky’s traditional Hot Chicken Sandwich.

05/09/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Cinco de Mayo

Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Houston

In a city chock-full of Tex-Mex destinations, Mexican restaurants and margarita bars, there is no shortage of places to partake in Cinco de Mayo.

05/04/2022 By Megha McSwain and Shelby Stewart

Day Drinkin'

Work Break: The Best Happy Hours In Houston

Patio dining, deals, and discounted charcuterie boards make up the city's greatest happy hour experiences.

05/03/2022 By Shelby Stewart

TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 9 Recap: Freedmen's Town

Seven remaining chefs take a trip to Freedmen's Town in Fourth Ward.

04/29/2022 By Shelby Stewart

MOM-ENT

Where to Dine For Mother’s Day Brunch

Complimentary mimosas, Indian brunch at Pondicheri and to-go options all over Houston.

04/29/2022 By Shelby Stewart

BOUJEE BITES

Best Restaurants: New Upscale Dining in Houston

From Gatsby's to Bludorn, a few restaurants have popped up during the pandemic.

04/26/2022 By Megha McSwain

TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 8 Recap: Restaurant Wars

The remaining 8 chefs compete at POST Houston.

04/22/2022 By Shelby Stewart

A Flavorful Alliance

How Viet-Cajun Crawfish Took Over Houston

Vietnamese-style crawfish, which has grown in popularity over the years, has more garlic and butter than the traditional method of cooking up mudbugs.

04/21/2022 By Will Axford

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 7 Recap: Swallow The Competition

The remaining 9 chefs are given a crash course in African cuisine and a Jurassic Park-inspired challenge at the Houston Museum of Natural Science.

04/15/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Say Cheese

10 Photo-Worthy Coffee Shops Perfect for a Morning Boost

If you love posing for the camera, these Houston-area coffee shops are just the place for you.

04/13/2022 By Shelby Stewart

CULINARY ARTS

Food and Art Collide in the MFAH’s Culinary Canvas Series

The synergy between the culinary and art world is on full display with this new project at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

04/12/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

FURRY FRIENDLY

Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Houston to Check Out

Grab a beer with your dog at Platypus Brewing or, head to a play date at Barkley’s.

04/11/2022 By Geneva Diaz

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 6 Recap: Trailblaze-Hers

Houstonian and Chef Evelyn Garcia wowed the judges this week with her dedication dish to the late Selena Quintanilla.

04/08/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Free Spirits

There’s a New Coffee Shop and Dispensary in the Heights

At the North Shepherd location of Wild, you'll find international coffee, infused cocktails, and legal THC.

04/07/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Egg Huntin'

Easter Feast: Where to Dine for Easter Sunday Brunch

These restaurants are cooking up Easter Sunday feasts like lamb, rabbit and duck, deviled eggs, and more.

04/06/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Bored Ape Burgers

Bun B’s Trill Burgers Will Soon Be Part of a New NFT Restaurant

Rapper Bun B and his team are headed to California to launch Bored & Hungry, a new NFT-inspired restaurant.

04/05/2022 By Shelby Stewart

DOWNTOWN DINING

A Guide to Downtown Houston's Food Halls

Houstonia's breakdown of downtown's food hall destinations including Bravery Chef Hall, Underground Hall, Understory, and more.

04/05/2022 By Megha McSwain

Food

Black Restaurant Week Is Bigger and Better This Year

The founders of Houston Black Restaurant Week are expecting an even bigger turnout this year.

04/01/2022 By Shelby Stewart With Ile-Ife Okantah

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19, Episode 5 Recap: Don’t Mess With BBQ

Houston native Chef Evelyn Garcia is named queen of the pit this week.

04/01/2022 By Shelby Stewart