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

Pi Apparently Does End

Pi Pizza Will Sling Dough No More

The company announced the pizzeria's closure hours before it'll actually end service.

02/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Smell That?

Keep Your Eyes Peeled For Ronnie Killen's Pop-Up Feasts

The popular pitmaster is gearing up for the opening of his new inner-loop restaurant.

02/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

New in the Heights: Fast-Casual Tacos at Taqo Boast Clean, Creative Ingredients

At this joint, clean-eating and tacos go hand-in-hand.

02/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

Couple Bottles Up Napa Valley for a Houston Audience

Sample New World wines and enjoy light bites at Mutiny Wine Room.

02/06/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

I like Ike

Ike's Has Monster Sandwiches, Throws Some Heaters

A writer binges on the big-time offerings after watching an old episode of reality TV.

01/28/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Buzzworthy

Handies Douzo Is Bringing Hand Roll Competition to Hando in the Heights

How should you order at the new spot in the Heights?

01/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

Voodoo Doughnut Has Arrived in Houston. Here's What to Get.

From iconic creations to Houston-ified treats, here's a quick first-timer's guide to the Portland-based donut chain.

01/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Call the Movers

On the Market: A Cozy Heights Bungalow

Where '20s charm meets modern amenities.

12/31/2019 By Abby Ledoux