Cheap Eats

Five Fabulous Ways to Start the Day for $5

From soulful spice to old-fashioned Southern breakfasts, these spots got you covered.

05/31/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt and Alice Levitt

Get in Me Belly

Fried Day: Breakfast at Mi Pueblito Restaurant

The best way to start the day isn't always the healthiest.

03/11/2016 By Alice Levitt

Sparkling Start

Eat Breakfast or Lunch Under a Chandelier at the Kitchen at the Dunlavy

Spectacular decor and SoCal-inspired cuisine shine at the new restaurant by Clark Cooper Concepts.

03/11/2016 By Mai Pham

Inside the Food Lab

Talking Houston With J. Kenji López-Alt

The Serious Eats managing culinary director hits Central Market to promote his new book.

02/19/2016 By Alice Levitt

Happiness on Hillcroft

Fried Day: Tawa Fish Fry at Spicy Eggs

A non-egg dish shines at the Indian breakfast spot.

02/19/2016 By Alice Levitt

Tea Galore

Tea and Waffles at the Tea Bar & Organics

Try this comforting combo at any time of day at a Chinatown café.

02/19/2016 By Leah Rose

Support Local

Made in Houston: Mad Hectic Oatmeal

Mallory and Ben Cowell are aiming to make mornings less hectic and more healthful.

12/21/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Rise & Shine

Rico's Is Making Mornings Better This Week

The new restaurant kiosk in Midtown is offering a $5 breakfast taco deal all week long.

11/15/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

In and Out

Opening Alert: Lee's Fried Chicken and Donuts

Chicken and waffles are so last year.

10/12/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Health Nuts

What's the Deal with Açai Bowls?

The healthy smoothie-in-a-bowl is popping up everywhere, and with good reason.

09/23/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Rise and Shine

4 Irresistable Recipes for Celebrating National Pancake Day

This year, the holiday falls on a Saturday—all the more reason to stay in and try your hand at one of these over-the-top pancake recipes.

09/21/2015 By Akshaya Iyer

Rise and Shine

5 Breakfast Tacos to Sub In for Whataburger Taquitos

National egg shortage disrupting your daily breakfast? Try one of these local "taquitos" instead.

06/04/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Let's Eat

International House of Pancakes (and Pho): Behind the Spread

How do you pronounce foul? And what's up with uppma? A guide to the 10 international breakfast dishes you've got to try.

05/04/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

Houston’s 5 Best Breakfast Sandwiches

Open-faced or not, the sandwich isn’t just for lunch anymore.

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

5 Hot Spots for Power Breakfasts

For when you absolutely must close a deal before lunch.

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

Eat and Run: 5 Fast Breakfast Favorites

You’re busy, we get it—but there’s still time for the most important meal of the day.

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

French Toast: The 5 Fanciest

A quintessential quintet

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

Eggs 101: How to Tell Soft-Poached from Over Medium

The humble egg has never enjoyed a sunnier spotlight. Here are some of the most popular versions, and some of the best places to get them.

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Best Breakfasts 2015

Consider the Kolache

Is our beloved Czech pastry poised for world domination?

05/03/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Editor’s Note

Breakfast’s Champions

The first meal of the day is simply too important to be left to grifters and charlatans.

05/03/2015 By Scott Vogel