First Bite

Surprises Await You at the Flashy Sporting Club

Chef EJ Miller puts time and effort into a menu that'll make other Washington Avenue spots blush.

11/27/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

The Roof, The Roof

On Washington Avenue, Indoor-Outdoor The Sporting Club Is Ready to Rock

A noted Houston chef is running the show at the bar and restaurant, and oh, there's a retractable roof.

10/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Smoke Show

12 Essential Joints Ushering in the New Wave of Barbecue

We got the low-down on the spots, all opened in the past five years, you simply must try to experience this age of meaty wonders in the Bayou City.

04/01/2020 By Timothy Malcolm and Gwendolyn Knapp

Smoke Show

Our Favorite Desserts at Houston BBQ Joints

At these spots, you should have your cake and eat it too.

04/01/2020 By Timothy Malcolm and Gwendolyn Knapp

In From The Cool

Relish Has the Hearty Winter Snack We Need

If the weather gets bitter, cozy up with this caponata.

01/10/2019 By Timothy Malcolm