Art

The Writing on the Wall

Street art gets some love as Houston opens the nation's first graffiti museum.

09/14/2015 By Sara Samora

In and Out

The Opening & Closing of the Week: Sept. 5-11

Changes abound in East Downtown—especially for those with furry friends.

09/11/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Cool It

A Cool Clash of Cultures at Magnolia's Ice Cream

Kool-Aid pickles, Frito pies, mangonadas and more mix at this Second Ward favorite.

08/14/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Theater

Whale Tale

One-man Moby-Dick show takes the audience into the belly of the beast

07/24/2015 By Nick Esquer

New In Town

Discover the Quirky Cool of Catacomb

Art, vintage clothes and interesting extras populate this EaDo shop.

07/09/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Art Installation

Hunter Gatherer

Artist Allison Hunter shows the East End some love with her installation series Video Bomb Houston.

07/06/2015 By Samantha Ketterer

Gentrification

Cutthroat Opens on the Eastside

The popular Washington Ave. barbershop has opened a second location.

05/20/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

News

Battling Brain Cancer, a Chef Looks to Keep His Dream Alive

Chef David Guerrero isn't worried about his upcoming surgery—he's worried about his restaurant, Andes Cafe.

04/24/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Rise and Shine

There's More to Andes Cafe Than Ceviche—Like Breakfast

If you're only visiting Andes Cafe for chef David Guerrero's fresh fish, you're missing out.

03/11/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Get Your Dome Faux'm

The 8th Wonder Brewery Tap Room Is Now Open

The craft brewery tap room in EaDo will be open four days a week.

01/09/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slideshow

Now Open: 8th Wonder's Tap Room

The craft brewery in EaDo will be serving its beers four nights a week.

01/09/2015

Low-Cal Comfort

First Look at Kitchen 713's Modern Soul Food

The Second Ward gets some more soul.

12/10/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

picks

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Oct 31–Nov 2

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

10/29/2014 By Michael Hardy

The Early Bird

The Best Bacon Breakfast Taco in Houston

Villa Arcos has been turning out terrific tacos for nearly 40 years.

10/22/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Eat This Now

Dish of the Week: Po-Boys at Voodoo Queen

The Second Ward dive bar serves food until 2 a.m. every day.

08/20/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Breakfast of Champions

Peruvian Oatmeal y Mucho Más at Andes Cafe

The East End cafe specializing in South and Central American food makes a mean breakfast, too.

06/27/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Picks

Top Things To Do This Weekend: April 18–20

Where to go, who to see, and what to do this weekend

04/16/2014 By Michael Hardy

Just a Taste

Andes Cafe Goes High End on Wednesdays

East End gem shines even brighter with a reservation-only tasting menu option.

03/20/2014 By Amber Ambrose

BYWAYS OF HOUSTON

Safety Follows Wisdom; Obscurity Obliterates Both

An imposing Inner Loop monument you've probably never seen before.

02/12/2014 By John Lomax

Tour de Tacos

Top Secret Sauce at Taco Keto

The only way to experience Rosie Chavez's signature top secret taco sauce is firsthand.

01/28/2014 By BoJanay Posey