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.

06/30/2022 By Daniel Renfrow and Geneva Diaz

¡OLÉ!

15 Places to Get Authentic Mexican Food in Houston

Although Texas is famously the birthplace of Tex-Mex, and Houston lays claim to the fajita, there's so much more south-of-the-border cuisine to discover.

06/07/2022 By Shelby Stewart and Alexia Partouche

NOW OPEN

Brother-Sister Chef Duo Launch East End Café

The duo’s creative synergy is evident all over Café Louie’s menu.

05/12/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

Eat This Now

Here’s Where to Find Traditional Mexican Food in Houston

Experience Flautas de Puerco, Ostiones a las Brasas, and more traditional Mexican flavors at Maize

03/22/2022 By Lorretta Ruggiero

Fat Tuesday

Here’s Where to Get King Cake Treats in Houston

From King Cake Milk Punch at Rainbow Lodge and Mardi Gras Cheesecake at Three Brother's Bakery, Houston has plenty of places to get your annual King Cake.

02/25/2022 By Shelby Stewart

Fried Green Tomatoes

Billy F Gibbons and Antone’s Famous Po’ Boys Join Forces To Give Back

The vegetarian sandwich is made with fried green tomatoes, and Billy F Gibbons’ Whisker Bomb Have Mercy Sauce.

02/02/2022 By Shelby Stewart

TIS’ THE SEASON

15 Houston Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve and Christmas

These Houston Restaurants will be serving Christmas Eve and Christmas Day Meals

12/16/2021 By Geneva Diaz and Shelby Stewart

No Folding

Houston's Gyro Republic Announces Expansion Plans

You'll soon have more opportunities to customize your own street food delights.

06/23/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Gloves Off

Let the Chicken Finger Brawl Begin: Layne's Is Here

The College Station favorite is opening its first Houston-area location next week.

06/15/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Food News

New Restaurant Shuts down Temporarily after Medical Emergency

Plus, a boba tea business expands with a location in the Heights.

03/29/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Next-Mex

Popular Chef Bringing El Paso to the Heights with The 915

Vanessa Lomeli gained plenty of followers during her time at Habanero & the Guero.

03/18/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Hungry Anniversary

Food News: Celebrate 10 Years of Pondicheri with Special Menu Items

Plus, Antone's Famous Po'Boys has developed a new sandwich with Dr. Peter J. Hotez.

03/01/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Mmmm, chili

Warm Up with These Recipes for Cold-Weather Foods

We asked places like Treebeards, Molina's, and the Red Lion Pub for some help.

02/12/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

First Look

Burger Joint Partners Open Their Heights Taco Spot

Add this Shepherd Drive hangout to an ever-growing list of eateries in the neighborhood.

01/26/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Love If We Ate It

Where to Dine This Valentine's Day

Your guide to prix fixe menus, special offerings, and other romantic stuff.

02/04/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Chef's Special

Recounting Old East End Houston With Chef Alex Padilla

The Ninfa's chef remembers a childhood spent wolfing down tacos at Villa Arcos.

10/30/2019 By Carlos Brandon

Roll Player

Food News: Former Astros No. 1 Pick Is Now Slinging Sandwiches

Plus, Present Company has rolled out a CBD cocktail.

08/29/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Take It Uptown

Ninfa's Will Open in Uptown on June 10

Who's ready for sizzling fajitas, creamy queso, and sweet margaritas in Uptown?

06/05/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Cinco de Drinko

Where to Eat and Drink This Cinco De Mayo

So many margarita specials, so little time.

04/30/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

Get Your Coffee With a Side of Rock 'n' Roll at This Katy Café

Legends Coffee & Café hopes to become a hub for artists.

03/07/2019 By Timothy Malcolm