Dining Outside the Box

The Flat Pops Up

The Montrose lounge is stretching out with a series of planned pop-up dinners.

02/27/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Mutt City Mash-Ups

How Has a Gyro Taco Never Happened Here Before?

Just because you can do something doesn't mean you should.

02/20/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

HOUSTON'S MONSTERS

The Gargoyles of Dunlavy

What's up with all the French Gothic architectural touches in Montrose?

02/10/2014 By John Lomax

Italian-American cooking

Part One: Red Gravy Like Mama Used to Make

My kids won't eat my wild game Bolognese, but they love Grandma's red gravy.

02/03/2014 By Robb Walsh

Book List

Gourmet Butcher's Guide to Meat

Vermont butcher Cole Ward has written a much-needed guide for meat lovers.

01/30/2014 By Robb Walsh

window shopping

Item of the Week: The Beyoncé Sweatshirt

In case you don't want people to have to just assume that you worship her.

01/09/2014 By Tricia Gilbride

Creolization

The Best Chicken Fried Steak in Houston Is Vietnamese

Hughie's Tavern and Vietnamese Grille serves its "country fried steak" with spring rolls and fried rice.

01/09/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Jan 10–12

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

01/08/2014 By Michael Hardy

Food for Thought

Food Photography: More Than Just Instagramming Your Meals

A discussion tonight at the Houston Center for Photography explores the increasingly dense intersection of dining and photography.

01/07/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Dream Homes

Houston’s Top Homes

A insider's guide to the greatest houses in the city

12/31/2013 By Michael Hardy and John Lomax

Picks

Top Eight NYE Events

Waited until the last minute to make your evening plans? Here are some suggestions for how to ring in 2014.

12/31/2013 By Michael Hardy

Concert

Recover from the Holidays at Warehouse Live

Jam-packed show features Los Skarnales, the Tontons, the Suffers, and Fat Tony

12/27/2013 By Dean Davis

Fast Food Nation

Fast Food Filipino-Style at Jollibee

The popular burgers-and-fried-chicken joint offers approachable Filipino food.

12/19/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

H-Town How To

Holiday Shopping Hacks

How not to end up awkwardly over-moisturized at a mall kiosk.

12/13/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

Nixtamalization for You and Me

Masa for Tamales

Let's get all nerdy on tamales.

12/05/2013 By Robb Walsh

How To

Recipe: Jury-Rigged Bibimbap at Home

You don't need a sizzling hot stone bowl to make this classic Korean rice dish at home.

12/02/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Ice House

December’s Perfect Party

Justin Timberlake, meet Houston's Mother Teresa.

12/01/2013 By Catherine Matusow

News

The iFest Chooses (Drumroll, Please) Australia!

The 44th International Festival will feature Australian music, food, and culture.

11/15/2013 By Michael Hardy

Truck Life

My Food Park HTX Brings Inner Loop Trucks Out West

Food truck owners Liz and Jerry Hale find a nice spot in the country and settle down.

11/12/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Opening Day

First Look at Lowbrow

A new café in an old Montrose haunt pays homage to Houston.

11/07/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt