Bubbles & Butter

First Bite: a'Bouzy

A ladies who lunch pedigree and lots of Champagne have created a buzz for this River Oaks restaurant.

08/09/2017 By Alice Levitt

Switching Gears

Bosscat Kitchen and Libations Launches Lighter Lunch Menu

One of our favorite spots for big time eating decides it's time to try dishes that go a little easier on the waistline.

07/21/2017 By Julia Gsell

Going Against the Grain

Leaf & Grain Is Open at the Shops at Houston Center

Commitment to quality is changing the lunch scene.

07/20/2017 By Julia Gsell

More Butter, More Better

First Bite: 85°C Bakery Café

The "Starbucks of Taiwan" opens today in Chinatown.

07/07/2017 By Alice Levitt

Throwing Shade

First Bite: Alice Blue

The longtime Heights favorite begins its second wind.

07/03/2017 By Alice Levitt

Serving Fish

First Bite: Seaside Poke

Local ingredients and cheffy inspiration make this Houston's thinking man's poke.

06/22/2017 By Alice Levitt

Soju Season

First Bite: Ohn Korean Eatery

Restaurateur Mike Tran keeps the hits coming in Chinatown.

06/14/2017 By Beth Levine

Cat-feine

First Bite: El Gato Cat Café and Cat Cottage

Unlimited coffee, scary movie nights, and other compelling reasons to visit the city's first cat café.

06/12/2017 By Cara Maines

A Toast

First Bite: Cavo

New Greenway café offers sustenance far beyond caffeination.

05/16/2017 By Alice Levitt

Burger Time

First Bite: FM Kitchen and Bar

Chef Ryan Hildebrand follows Triniti with something a bit more casual.

05/16/2017 By Alice Levitt

By the Sea

First Bite: Star Fish

Cherry Pie Hospitality's latest in the Heights focuses on seafood and martinis.

05/11/2017 By Alice Levitt

Clutching Forks and Knives

First Bite: Piggy's Kitchen & Bar

We check out the Creek Group's latest endeavor.

05/11/2017 By Beth Levine

Milk is for Babies

First Bite: King's Bierhaus

You'll want to live on the patio at the Greater Heights' new Austrian restaurant.

05/05/2017 By Alice Levitt

Sleek Greek

First Bite: Helen in the Heights

What to eat at the casual sequel to the Beard-nominated original.

04/13/2017 By Alice Levitt

Let's Taco 'Bout It

First Bite: Tacodeli

Regional ingredients are at the center of this Austin-based taqueria.

04/11/2017 By Alice Levitt

Sweet Stars

Yauatcha Brings Michelin-Starred Dim Sum to the Galleria This Week

The dumplings get most of the attention, but we're excited about the pastries.

03/27/2017 By Alice Levitt

Meat There

First Bite: Bacon Bros. Public House

A new flesh-focused restaurant sets up shop in Sugar Land's Town Square.

03/16/2017 By Alice Levitt

Like a Boss

First Bite: Bosscat Kitchen & Libations

Looking to indulge? This new Newport Beach import is the place.

02/27/2017 By Alice Levitt

Barrel of Fun

First Bite: Broken Barrel

A young chef's Woodlands restaurant is an early contender for one of the best of the year.

02/23/2017 By Alice Levitt

More Than a Mollusk

First Bite: The Pearl Restaurant & Bar

The Sam Houston Hotel's restaurant is a shiny new surprise.

02/22/2017 By Alice Levitt