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

No Booze, Please

5 Mocktails You Should Drink Right Now

Is it time for the non-alcoholic craze to finally blow up? Yes or no, just enjoy these.

08/22/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Grain Game

These Are Some Houston Restaurant Weeks Options For the Gluten-Free Diner

We scoured the menus for dishes that'll both satisfy and give you peace of mind.

08/10/2018 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

Read All About It

Food News Roundup: Sweet Paris Crêperie Announces Texas Takeover

Plus, Coltivare has launched a new menu of mocktails.

08/10/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Ladies Show Louisiana Love

Get a Taste of Louisiana This Month at Eight Row Flint

This month the women of Agricole Hospitality show off their Louisiana roots.

04/03/2018 By Cory Garcia

Houston Rules

Houston Has 12 James Beard Award 2018 Semifinalists

"The Oscars of Food" really likes what Houston is doing.

02/15/2018 By Cory Garcia

'Tis The Season

Where to Go to Get Your Eggnog Fix in Houston

Plenty of Houston bars are serving up their version of the holiday classic.

12/19/2017 By Beth Levine

Editor's Picks

Dig In: The Best Houston Restaurants for Family-Style Dining

You don't have to share your food at these eateries, but you should.

10/30/2017 By Brooke Viggiano

Sisters Doing It For Themselves

A New Pop-Up Series Highlights Women's Health

A Taste of Things to Come dinner kicks off the series tonight.

09/19/2017 By Kate McLean

Bill of Fare

Our Houston Restaurant Summer Menu Round-Up

Here's what's new at some of your favorite restaurants.

07/21/2017 By Beth Levine

Thrice As Nice

Coltivare Team To Open Three New Spots in EaDo

Make room for Indianola, Miss Carousel and Vinny's.

06/20/2017 By Alice Levitt

Frozen Planet

Dolce Neve Begins Its Collaborations With a Scoop From Coltivare's Garden

The gelateria's June flavor is inspired by chef Ryan Pera's memories of Italy.

05/29/2017 By Emily Juhasz

Editor's Picks

Eat Clean This Spring with Our 10 Favorite Salad Spots

There’s much more to the modern salad than just boring old lettuce.

03/03/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Where a Kid Can be a Kid

The Iconoclast's Guide to Kid-Friendly Dining

Chuck E. Cheese just isn't for everyone.

11/06/2015 By Nicholas L. Hall

Editor’s Picks

Houston’s 13 Finest Pizza Joints

Experience an Italian renaissance, Houston-style.

08/04/2015 Photography by Megha Tejpal

Special Occasion Restaurants

Celebrate Out of the Box: Mother's Day

Brunch is always a good time, but it's fun to "celebrate out of the box" with Mom during lunch or dinner as well.

04/22/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Honors

Is Houston Home to Food & Wine's Best New Chef?

If you cast your vote, it could be.

04/01/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Go Pig or Go Home

Local Chefs to Go Whole Hog at Cochon 555

The national competition makes its first-ever appearance in Houston this weekend.

01/13/2015 By Natalie Harms

Cream of the Crop

Caracol Tops Texas Monthly's Best New Restaurants List

Three Houston restaurants made it onto the magazine's annual best-of list.

01/07/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Meatless Monday

Butternut Squash Salad at Coltivare

Who says a salad needs lettuce?

12/15/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt