UNIQUE EATS

Houston's First Nikkei Concept Restaurant Is Now Open

Chef Masuru Fukuda’s Pacha Nikkei celebrates the unique combination of Japanese and Peruvian food culture.

08/12/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

HRW

Five Houston Restaurant Weeks Menus We’re Excited About

We’ve rounded up some of our favorite menus so you can spend less time searching for meals and more time actually eating them.

08/09/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

TACO-TASTIC

Houston Chef Publishes New Book on Tacos

The Mexican-born chef behind Houston's Cochinita & Co. is publishing her first cookbook! Taco-Tastic will turn your Taco Tuesday into a weeklong affair.

08/02/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

FROZEN TREATS

H-Town’s Favorite Popsicle Company Opens New Shop in Second Ward

Jonathan Delgado's POPSTON, one of Houston's greatest popsicle companies, opened a brick-and-motor location at The Plant in July 2022.

07/25/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

FOODQUAKE!

Celebrated Chef Chris Shepherd Is Out at Underbelly Hospitality

The James Beard Award winner has parted ways with the restaurant group he founded.

07/20/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

THE FOODIE EVENT OF THE YEAR

Houston Restaurant Weeks Returns Next Month

The popular fundraiser for the Houston Food Bank just revealed a partial list of its participating restaurants and their menus

07/20/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

JUST DANCE

A Reimagined South Beach Reopens After a Four-Year Break

A reimagined South Beach returns this week with a new look, new sound and lighting technology, and its famous cooling ice jets.

07/14/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

COMFORT FOOD

Gatlin’s BBQ’s New Restaurant Is Dedicated to Texas Comfort Food

Fins & Feathers, opening July 15, will showcase the best of both fish and fowl through a menu stacked with Texas comfort food and Gulf Coast seafood.

07/12/2022 By Daniel Renfrow

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

Pride Parade

RECAP: Houston Pride Parade 2022

Thousands gathered in Downtown Houston to celebrate the city's 44th annual Pride Parade.

06/27/2022 By Daniel Renfrow and Amarie Gipson Photography by Anthony Rathbun

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

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

PRIDE PREPARED

A Guide to the Houston LGBTQ+ Pride Festival and Parade

We’re here to give you a rundown on all things Pride, from what to wear to what to bring and what to leave at home.

06/13/2022 By Daniel Renfrow