Fried Dough

An Ode to Christy's Donuts

Reliable and delicious, the donuts, kolaches, and pastries hit all the right spots.

06/17/2019 By Joanna O'Leary

A Few Openings

Food News: Portland's Voodoo Doughnut Is Heading to Houston

Plus, the newest Bernie's Burger Bus is ready to roll.

03/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

The Power of Twitter

How Billy's Donuts Became a Viral Sensation

Over the weekend, this Missouri City donut shop suddenly became the talk of Twitter.

03/11/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

The Cutest Treats

Unicorn Donuts Are the Ultimate Feel-Good Food

River Oaks Donuts brings creativity to the dough-forming game.

12/12/2018 By Joanna O'Leary

Sweater Weather

3 Spots For Fall and Halloween Doughnut Delights

Get your hands on these goodies, from boo-berry to pumpkin cheesecake.

10/09/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Free Donut, Best Donut

Friday Is National Donut Day, Plan Accordingly

Make your Friday even sweeter with these donut deals.

05/31/2018 By Cory Garcia

Choose Your Own Adventure

The Choice Is Yours At Duck Donuts

A new made-to-order doughnut chain is open in Houston.

01/09/2018 By Cory Garcia

Northern Why

You Can Snack On The Swedish Nightingale at H-E-B

Why are Texas grocery stores selling doughnuts named for a 19th century opera singer?

06/21/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Making Dough

Koala Kolache Opens Imminently in Cypress

Doughnut doyenne Vatsana Souvannavong moves and upgrades with a new store and recipes.

06/15/2017 By Alice Levitt

100 Best Restaurants 2016

Food Fight: Who Makes Houston’s Best Pub Grub, Indian Sweets, Fancy Tacos and More

We tossed our favorite spots into the ring together to see whose cuisine reigns supreme.

09/19/2016 By Alice Levitt and Katharine Shilcutt

Pranktown

How to Get Buried in a Casket Full of Shipley Do-Nuts

In which we discover that Shipley Do-Nuts' Stacey Michel is the best company spokesperson in town.

04/28/2016 By Jonathan Lippert

Cheers!

Celebrate 360 Days of Weights & Measures This Week

An 80s dance party, Valentine's dinner for two, and free donuts are all part of the Midtown restaurant's anniversary celebration.

02/08/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Hanukkah Harried?

Fried Day: Sufganiyot from Three Brothers Bakery

Celebrate Hannukah with enough oil to illuminate a temple.

12/04/2015 By Joanna O'Leary

In and Out

Opening Alert: Lee's Fried Chicken and Donuts

Chicken and waffles are so last year.

10/12/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Drink a Bite to Eat

Extreme Eats: Blood Bros. BBQ

Dr Pepper, donuts and darn good barbecue, all in one sandwich.

07/10/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Business

Meet Edose Ohen, Donut Tycoon

Glazed, the UH MBA’s donut shop, has taken Houston by storm—and word of his success is spreading.

05/31/2015 Photography by Max Burkhalter By Kayla Stewart

rise and shine

Guacamole and Dunkin' Donuts Make an Unlikely Pairing

Every breakfast sandwich is as man made him, and sometimes a great deal worse.

04/29/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Time to Make the Donuts

Extreme Eats: Glazed the Doughnut Cafe

From its namesake glazed donut to a grilled cheese donut sandwich, Glazed the Doughnut Cafe takes donuts to the extreme.

04/17/2015 By Megha Tejpal

early risers

Hugs & Donuts Is Now [Soft] Open

The long-awaited donut shop from the H-Town StrEATs gang will have its grand opening Monday.

04/02/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Glazed and Confused

Will the Donut Wars Rip Us Apart?

As Krispy Kreme plots its return to Houston, pastry partisans gear up for battle.

03/09/2015 By Kayla Stewart