Pick Six

Where You Should Eat This Month: October 2019

From Korean fried chicken to the hot new Tex-Mex spot, we got you covered.

10/01/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

On the Rum

Tikila's Brings Tiki Vibes to the Heights

Find frozen margaritas and mojitos—plus three patios—at this new tropical spot.

09/24/2019 By Lauro Rojas

First Bite

Savoir Has Happy Plates in the Heights

The wine bar and restaurant specializes in pizza, pasta, and small thrills.

09/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Art

The Heights Boulevard Sculpture Project Takes Off

True North celebrates its sixth installation at the Houstonia house.

05/23/2019 With Marianna Corcoran

11th Heaven

Hand Rolls Planned for The Heights This Fall

A sushi concept will be moving into an 11th Street property.

03/04/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Hot Mex On The Platter

Food News: Killen's TMX Is Open

Plus, a new Heights restaurant serves up global cuisine.

12/31/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Chicken Fried Sadness

Hickory Hollow in the Heights is Closing

But don't worry, because its original location will still serve Texas grub.

08/21/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

No siree todd

Cressandra Thibodeaux Wants You to Think Outside Her Box

The Houston-based artist inserts her audience into the reproductive rights debate.

08/10/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Incredible, Edible

Here's Some Egg Porn From the New Heights Breakfast Spot

The King's Biergarten duo says its egg-centric eatery should open later this summer.

08/01/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Summer Bucket List

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, July 13–15

Insta-worthy pool days, brand-new Houston music, piano virtuosos, and more.

07/12/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Editor's Picks

9 Heights Restaurants We Love (Right Now)

By the time you finish reading this, even more eateries will have opened up in the historic neighborhood.

05/29/2018 By Katharine Shilcutt

Historic Homes

The Queen Anne Bungalow in the Heights That Oozes Southern Charm

It's hard to tell where new begins and old ends in this 1920s-era home.

05/29/2018 By Abby Ledoux and Laura Furr Mericas

Turn down for this

The White Oak Music Hall Noise Dispute is Finally Over

A long-running dispute between the Near Northside venue and local residents has finally reached a settlement.

04/25/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Editor's Note

Put Away That Same Old Shabby Dress and Treat Yourself

In which our guide to the 100 best shops in Houston serves as a reminder to this editor.

04/24/2018 By Catherine Matusow

Very Local

Local Foods In the Heights Promises a Mix of Old and New

For their fifth spot, Local Foods heads to the Heights.

02/22/2018 By Joanna O'Leary

Unicorn

There's a Vegan Scoop Shop in the Heights and You're Missing It

Over the Moon has what you're craving, whether you love animal products or not.

11/24/2017 By Alice Levitt

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

How the Sausage Gets Made

Happy Fatz Has Closed

The Heights hot dog restaurant is moving to Canyon Lake.

11/02/2017 By Alice Levitt

Serving Fish

Pokéworks Offers Unusual Make-Your-Own Experience

The Heights' first poke spot exceeds expectations.

10/25/2017 By Alice Levitt

Rising Star

Our Latest Obsession: Angela's Oven

These sandwiches are a fine argument against zoning.

10/24/2017 By Alice Levitt