Cheap Eats

The Affordable Riches of Chinatown

It’s easy to fill up at Dun Huang Plaza, but don’t forget the other six square miles of Bellaire Boulevard surrounding you.

05/31/2016 By Alice Levitt

Grocery Woes

The Fresh Market to Close All 4 Houston Locations

A year after exiting California, the grocery chain leaves Texas too.

05/03/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Wars

More Details Emerge on Houston's Newest Japanese Supermarket

Say konnichiwa to Seiwa Market.

04/14/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Battle of the Bulge

The Grocery Store Wars Have Only Just Begun

Local stalwarts and national newcomers struggle to outdo each other in a fight over the Houston’s supermarket dollars.

09/29/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

I scream

Boo Bell: Nationwide Recall of Beloved Brenham Ice Cream Hits Home

Blue Bell issues a voluntary recall of its ice cream nationwide and Houston stores act fast.

04/21/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

I scream

Our Long National Nightmare Is Over: Blue Bell Returns to Stores

H-E-B has started stocking the beloved Brenham-based ice cream once again.

04/14/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Games

Whole Foods Voss Opens Tomorrow: Here's What to Expect

The new 45,000-square-foot store offers everything from ramen to red snapper (on sale!).

04/07/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Games

First Location of Japanese Supermarket Chain to Open in Houston

It's never been a better time to be an Asian grocery store guru in Houston.

03/27/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

market watch

Get Your Very Own Sneak Peek at the New Whole Foods

At the new Whole Foods Market on Voss, this preview's for you!

03/11/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Keeping Kosher

Whole Foods Has Your Passover Hookup This Year

An expanded kosher product line hits shelves just in time for Passover

02/25/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Games

A User's Guide to Canino Produce Co.

Navigating the aisles of Houston's original farmers market

02/18/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Games

The New, 91,000-Square-Foot Tanglewood H-E-B by the Numbers

Get a sneak preview of the grocery game-changer that's opening tomorrow at San Felipe at Fountain View.

02/17/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

The Draft

Houstonia's Taking Over the Taps at Whole Foods

Try before you buy this weekend with our seasonal six-pack tap takeover at Whole Foods.

12/18/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Salad Dressing

A Well-Oiled Shop Debuts in Rice Village

Germany's VOM FASS is your new go-to store for exceptional oil and vinegars.

11/18/2014 By Natalie Harms

Grocery Giants

A Sneak Peek at the New Whole Foods Market on Post Oak

An in-house brewery isn't all this shiny new store has in, well, store.

11/04/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Grocery Games

A Look Inside the New Whole Foods on Post Oak

An in-house brewery isn't all this giant grocery store has to offer.

11/03/2014

In Season

Why I Love Canino

Houston's very own produce section

11/03/2014 By Kerry H.

Food for Thought

Opening the Taps on Food Deserts

Could a combination of gentrification and grocery store deregulation help Houston's poorest neighborhoods?

01/31/2014 By Nick Panzarella

Global Goods

The United Nations of Pastries at Desir Bakery

This Chinese bakery has everything from Mexican chocolate to Scottish shortbread.

01/29/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Koreatown

Spicy Korean Rice Cakes at Yori Yori

The chewy-crispy noodles called tteok are all the rage right now.

01/17/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt