Best Chef

Food News: Chris Shepherd Named the World's Best Chef

Plus, the time has come for enormous turkey legs by wheel.

06/10/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Prime Time

Food News: The Woodlands Welcomes Killen's Steakhouse

Plus, watch acclaimed Vietnamese chef Nikki Tran on a new Netflix series this week.

04/29/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Night Out For Austin Tice

Restaurants Rally to Support Houston Journalist Held Captive In Syria

The family of Austin Tice, who has been detained since 2012, hopes the initiative will raise awareness and funds.

04/16/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Party Up

Food News: The Houston BBQ Festival, Southern Smoke Spring & More This Week

Plus, Noon Mediterranean is now Daphne's Mediterranean, with a revamped menu.

04/08/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

0 For 11

Home Field Disadvantage: Houston Denied James Beard Awards

As all eyes focused on Space City for the nomination ceremony, there was a feeling of shock and disappointment.

03/27/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

In The 'Cue

Tickets Available Today for Southern Smoke Spring

Here's your chance to eat a dinner prepared by Chris Shepherd and Aaron Franklin.

03/05/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Awards Season

James Beard Award Semifinalists Announced; Chris Shepherd, Ninfa's in Running for Major Awards

Indigo chef Jonny Rhodes is among the contenders for Rising Star Chef of the Year.

02/27/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Giving Back Even More

Southern Smoke Announces Spring Festival

Get ready for more Franklin BBQ, plus huge Houston steak nights.

01/28/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Restaurant Review

Chris Shepherd Keeps the Party Going at One Fifth Mediterranean and Georgia James

Houston's best-known chef can't stop, won't stop.

01/28/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

APB

Someone Stole Chris Shepherd's Smoker

The acclaimed chef says the trailer was taken around 7 a.m. Monday.

01/07/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Quiet Screening

5 Things You Need to Know About the Houston Episode of 'The Zimmern List'

Though the chef is in hot water, America got another look at our food.

01/03/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Ho-Ho-Hop To It

Where to Eat for Christmas This Year

Find out where to get takeout for the holidays, too.

12/11/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

New Beef

Chris Shepherd's Georgia James Is Opening Tonight

The James Beard-winning chef's long-awaited steakhouse is here.

10/11/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Meat and Greet

Southern Smoke Raises $425K, Delivers Tasty Grub

On Sunday, Chris Shepherd turned his area of Montrose into the coolest food court on the planet.

10/02/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Some Spread, Huh?

Tater Tot Casserole and More Goodies Inside a Texans Luxury Suite

Barbecue, cheesy goodness, and Bailey's in your ice cream? It's all possible.

09/20/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Hummus A Song

First Look: One Fifth Mediterranean

The third chapter in Chris Shepherd's world tour opens Saturday.

08/31/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Forks Out

Prepare for These Fall Restaurant Openings

Some of the biggest chefs in town are readying their kitchens as we speak.

08/30/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Ba-De-Ya

Shepherd: September Opening For Georgia James; Lessons From Romance Languages

The restaurateur and chef talks about all the balls in the air as he closes another One Fifth concept.

07/31/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Restaurant Review

At Poitín and UB Preserv, Capturing the Unique Character of Houston

Two different tales of Bayou City food.

07/20/2018 By Scott Vogel

Queue Forms Here

Momofuku Stars Among Headliners at 2018 Southern Smoke

Find out who's coming to Chris Shepherd's annual barbecue festival.

07/09/2018 By Timothy Malcolm