Bakery Fresh

Why Aren't You Eating Dinner at Kraftsmen Café?

The Heights bakery's evening service is a hidden gem.

05/09/2016 By Alice Levitt

Double the Fun

Two Big Block Parties Hit the Heights This Weekend

The latest First Saturday Arts Market coincides with a nostalgia-themed bar crawl across eight of the Heights' favorite watering holes.

05/03/2016 By Laura Gillespie

Opera

Opera in the Heights Takes on the Greek

This opera puts an artsy spin on its season-ending production, Orfeo ed Euridice.

04/07/2016 By Sarah Douglass

Red Sauce Ready

Helen Greek Food & Wine Owners Are Expanding to the Heights

Arthur Avenue Italian American will open this summer on Studewood.

04/05/2016 By Alice Levitt

Best Neighborhoods 2020

Houston’s Hottest-of-the-Hot Neighborhoods of 2016

We picked 10 areas that are already nailing this whole quality-of-life thing.

03/31/2016 By Houstonia Staff

Om-Ha-Ha

Behold! The Power of Positive Giggling

In laughter yoga, you can improve physical and mental health by laughing for no reason, and playing like a child. Plus, you don’t even a mat.

03/31/2016 By Marianella Orlando

East Meets Heights

First Bite: Ginger & Fork

Cantonese cuisine comes to the 77007 by way of Hong Kong.

03/28/2016 By Alice Levitt

Offal Good

Go Ga-Ga Over the Gizzards at Harold’s in the Heights

Classics like shrimp-and-grits have made a name for chef Antoine Ware, but we like his crispy duck parts.

03/22/2016 By Joanna O'Leary

Am Nam Nam

First Bite: Nam Eatery

The Heights has a new Vietnamese eatery worth visiting.

03/14/2016 By Alice Levitt

Theater

Cherry Muffins: A Demon Play

Elizabeth Keel's fire-and-brimstone sex comedy burns red hot with hellish humor.

03/11/2016 By Jenn Nguyen

Sushi

Ka Sushi: The Best Japanese Spot You Haven’t Tried

This sushi-and-whiskey bar in a strip mall specializes in surprises.

03/01/2016 By Alice Levitt

Retail

Jumping for Jubilee, My New Rodeo Clothing Destination

Discovering moccasins and more at this adorable Heights shop.

02/22/2016 By Jamie Smith

Green is the New Black

The Juice Girl Introduces Soft-Serve Juice Cream

Is it health food or dessert? The folks at the Heights juice bar explain.

02/17/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Shopping

How One Houston Mom Got Hooked on Thread

Cute kids clothes, reasonable prices and Tegan & Sara on the sound system make this resale shop a hot spot for cool moms.

02/16/2016 By Jamie Smith

Editor's Picks

The 10 Heights Restaurants You Should Be Eating at Right Now

Houston’s hottest dining neighborhood is only getting hotter.

02/10/2016 By Alice Levitt

Editor's Picks

11 Date Night Ideas Across Town

Avoid the crowds in the city and try a romantic spot off the beaten path.

02/09/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

On the Bayou

New Chef Brings Taste of New Orleans to the Durham House

Executive chef Mike McElroy launches Crawfish Saturdays and Sunday brunch along with a new menu.

02/08/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Fixer Supper

Whither Free Bar Food? (And We Don't Mean Mixed Nuts)

There are still a few places where free home-cooked meals are the order of the day.

02/01/2016 By Roxanna Asgarian

Best Bars 2016

Our 5 Favorite Dives in the Heights

Starting with the best bar for pretending the new Heights ever happened.

02/01/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

News

New Restaurant to Replace the Brewpub Originally Slated for the Heights

In place of the planned brewpub, look for Ritual—a restaurant and tap room—to debut this March.

01/26/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt