Newcomer's Guide

Houston's Essential 25 Restaurants

Want a crash course on Houston’s food scene? Start here.

08/30/2018 Edited by Gwendolyn Knapp

New Old Ice house

Old Soul, New Paint: Bobcat Teddy’s Is Open For Business

Bobcat Teddy's takes over what used to be Jimmy's, but it hasn't forgotten the past.

02/16/2018 By Lauro Rojas

The Summer of Staycations

Visit a New Side of Houston: Upper Kirby's Parks and Patios

Vacation in your own city by immersing yourself in a whole new neighborhood for the weekend—here's how.

06/01/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Editor's Picks

The 10 Best Restaurants for Late-Night Nosh

For when need some grub to soak up the night's festivities (or you're just craving breakfast tacos at 1 a.m. — no judgment, we've been there).

03/21/2017 By Brooke Viggiano

On The Table

How to Have the Most Houstonian Thanksgiving Ever

Without these three classic dishes, you can’t very well give thanks this holiday.

10/24/2016 By Alice Levitt

Cheap Eats

Meal Plan: Dining on a College Kid Budget

For the students among us, the best cheap eats near St. Thomas, UH and Rice.

05/31/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Beer & Food

Patio Time: Mudbugs and Beer at BB's

BB's on White Oak is servin' up crawfish by the pound every day until they run out and plenty of craft beer on tap.

04/29/2013 By Leslie Sprague