Best Restaurants 2019

The Best New Restaurants in Houston in 2019

The 39 restaurants featured here show that there’s never been a better time to eat in Houston than at this very moment.

09/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm, Gwendolyn Knapp, and Alice Levitt

Food News

These Houston Incubators Are Nurturing Cool New Concepts

How Houston’s would-be restaurateurs are developing and testing their concepts before investing in fully building out new eateries.

09/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Virtual Reality

Virtual Restaurants Are the Future of Food

Click Virtual Food Hall doesn't have any hosts, servers, or dining tables. And it—and other "ghost restaurants"—are taking off in Houston.

09/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Grandfathered In

The Critic's Notebook: Say No to Lines

Whether you're type A or just entitled, those guys don't need you.

11/06/2017 By Alice Levitt

Ice Cream Dream

Ice Cream Meets Doughnut at The DoughCone

The latest in the dessert hybrid trend does not disappoint.

08/15/2017 By Cara Maines

Make It Stop

These 3 Food Trends Should Die with the Summer

You're an adult. Do you really want cereal and rainbows on everything?

07/18/2017 By Hannah Lauritzen

Bayougraphy

Dr. Madhureeta Achari: Brain Foodie

This doctor is out to prevent disease, not just treat it.

02/20/2017 By Karen Abercrombie

Caviar Dreams

Our Edible Wishes for 2017

Houston food has almost everything—here's what we're still waiting for.

12/30/2016 By Alice Levitt

Food Trends

Macarons: The New Cupcake

Say goodbye to cupcakes and cake pops.

10/07/2014 By Kerry H.