A Closer Look

How Restaurants Have Pivoted with Heat-and-Eat Meals

Inside the process that gets chef-quality foods into grocery stores.

05/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Where's The Choice?

Some Meat Prices Are Rising, and Availability Is Decreasing

Pitmasters are having to think outside the box while markets are limiting some items.

05/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Cover It Up

How Grocery Stores Are Handling Mask Policy

We asked a few of the major local chains if they're enforcing the city order.

04/28/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Feast Your Eyes

We Tried the Houston Restaurant Heat-and-Eat Meals from H-E-B

Which dishes do well after taking them home from the grocery store? We tested them.

04/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

In The Age of COVID

5 Tips For Safer Grocery Shopping

A few things to keep in mind when you decide to journey into public.

03/25/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Re-Stocking The Shelves

H-E-B Changing Its Hours In Response to Coronavirus Activity

The supermarket is giving itself more time at night to stock shelves.

03/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Headed East

Food News: Tobiuo Chef, Owners Reveal Move to the Inner Loop

Plus, you think you're the fastest pho eater in town?

09/23/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Invasion From the West

Food News: Popular Austin BBQ Spot Coming to Houston for a Pop-Up

Plus, a local family takes home a big prize in H-E-B's annual product contest.

08/12/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Best Chef

Food News: Chris Shepherd Named the World's Best Chef

Plus, the time has come for enormous turkey legs by wheel.

06/10/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Bean Me Up

Food News: The Roastery Opens Its Flagship Location at the San Felipe H-E-B

Plus, a newcomer to Greenway Plaza offers Central Mexican cuisine.

04/09/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

The Drawl

How to Get Inside the New H-E-B in the Heights

What will it take: A helicopter? Ziplining? A monster truck?!?

03/25/2019 By Gwendolyn Knapp

It's A Celebration, Drinkers!

Beer News: 8th Wonder, Spindletap, B-52 All Throwing Parties Soon

Plus, coffee collaborations and barrel-aged beers are suddenly all the rage this winter.

02/08/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Supermarket Sweep

H-E-B Heights Is Finally Open: Here's What to Expect

Take your picture at the HE_GHTS sign, among other thrills.

01/30/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Ice House

The Best Places to Eat in Houston's New Grocery Stores

Grocery shopping has never tasted so good.

01/28/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

The Roastery Offers Quick Bites Before Your Supermarket Sweep

Clean and cheery, the new celebrity coffee concept is sure to be busy.

10/17/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Boom! Roasted.

H-E-B, Celebrity-Chef Coffee Shop Pairing Up

The Roastery's first location will open October 17, with a second on the horizon.

10/09/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Best Places to Work 2017

These Houston Employers Stepped Up After Harvey

From raising money to rescuing flood victims, employees at these companies revealed their character in the storm's wake.

12/04/2017 By Jeff Balke and Laura Furr Mericas

Let the Booze Flow

The Heights Is Dry No Longer

Heights restaurateurs and bar owners are cheering as the measure to disband the Heights' historic dry area passes by a wide margin.

11/08/2017 By Roxanna Asgarian

Heroes of Harvey

Our Long List of Hurricane Harvey Heroes

Many people and organizations rescued lives and gave their time and money to help Houston—these are just a few.

09/29/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

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