First Bite

Katz's Comes to the Heights with a New Look

The always-open New York-style restaurant doesn't just have Reubens and bagels.

09/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Eat At Home

What We're Ordering Out: Fish-R-Filet and a Big-Time Family Meal Deal

Head to Riel around lunchtime for some standout sandwiches.

09/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

After Much Anticipation, Killen's Delivers Comfort and Food

Chicken fried steak, meatloaf, and German chocolate cake fight for top billing in the Heights.

08/28/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Street Food

Food News: Burger Joint Owners to Bring Tacos to Heights

Plus, some tiny-tastic donuts are now available at BCK.

08/24/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Don't Be a Couch Potato

Popular Bakery Battling to Stay Alive After Being Shut Down

Fluff Bake Bar's new location has been closed for a month because of a slew of unexpected interior work.

08/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Last Call

Celebrating Alice's Tall Texan, Houston's Kindest Bar (Seriously)

The venerable watering hole will close for good at the end of the month, but the memories remain.

08/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

In Bloom

Food News: Heights Restaurant Finally Opening Its Doors After 4-Month Delay

Plus, a sweet wine and chocolate tasting awaits you this week.

08/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Prost!

Food News: Popular German Beer Hall King's Biergarten Gets a Facelift

Plus, National Deli Month is a few weeks away. Deals can be had.

07/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Giving Back

Mastrantos Teams Up with World Central Kitchen to Supply Meals

The Heights restaurant has delivered about 3,000 meals to seniors during the pandemic.

06/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

New Normal

Food News: Popular Steakhouse Temporarily Closes Because of COVID-19

Plus, we've seen reports that the minds behind MF Sushi are opening a spot in the Heights.

06/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

A Few Fun Surprises Make Kin Dee Worth a Deeper Look

The new Heights restaurant offers flavors from all of the regions of Thailand.

06/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pick Six

Where You Should Eat This Month: June 2020

Our food writer keeps close to his neighborhood while shouting out a few new spots. Plus, some takeout options.

06/10/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Big Loss

Food News: Downtown Landmark Treebeards To Close

The celebrated restaurant says it can't pay the rent any more.

05/19/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Drive Up and Drink Up

Common Bond Unveils Quick-Service Concept in the Heights

Popular bakery to sell coffee, pastries, and light bites by drive-thru.

04/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

The Waiting

What's Happened to the Restaurants Scheduled to Open This Spring?

Worries and adjustments define the present for multiple operators.

03/30/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Tiny But Terrific

When You Need It, Endearing Bakery Donuts Is There

Take a break from your hipster doughnut plans and grab a quick dozen.

03/13/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Bye Bye, Birdie

Sam's Fried Chicken & Donuts Closes

The same management company closed a pizza place just two weeks ago.

03/10/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Look

Chicken, Waffle Cones Meet at New Heights Eatery, Chick'nCone

The first Houston location of this New York chain has opened.

03/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Highball, Fish Face

Have All the Fun with Hando's Original Cocktails

From big gin drinks to a trip to the banana stand, there's a little something for everyone.

03/02/2020 By Lauro Rojas

For Your Health

Flower Child Sets Opening Date for Its Heights Location

And it's not the only restaurant you're now seeing occupying North Shepherd Drive.

02/25/2020 By Timothy Malcolm