Super Good

Ford Fry Discusses His New Tex-Mex Heights Restaurant, Superica

The Hunky Dory and Bernadine's locations will be reborn in early 2018.

08/22/2017 By Alice Levitt

Double the Fun

First Bite: Hughie's Heights & One Armed Scissor

A pair of hip new businesses replace Foreign Correspondents in the Heights.

08/17/2017 By Beth Levine

Talkin' Shop

Where to Find Your Weekend Wardrobe: Emerson Rose

This Heights shop nails the laid-back, flirty vibe encapsulated in the classic movie Dazed and Confused.

08/14/2017 By Jamie Smith

There's the Beef

Third Bernie's Burger Bus Opens in Heights With a Full Bar

There's more than ever to love about Justin Turner's latest outpost.

08/07/2017 By Alice Levitt

In the Mood

Sugar Rush: Moody Ice

The Heights sweet spot provides a fresh take on frozen desserts.

08/03/2017 By Alice Levitt

Retail

Where to Find 50 Shades of Naughty: Darling Way

Think sexy little things, without all the shame.

08/01/2017 By Jamie Smith

Editor's Picks

Hot Snacks and Cool Drinks: Our 9 Favorite Food Stands

Food stands are the perfect hybrid of restaurant and food truck. And where else would you get Doritos topped with gummy bears?

07/18/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

The Drawl

Can You Navigate the Most Hectic Block in Houston?

It's not Frogger, but tackling the busy stretch of White Oak Drive between Studewood and the Heights Bike Trail is as tough as any video game we've played.

07/18/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen Illustrations by eBoy

Hard to Egg Nori

You've Got to Try Ka Sushi's Brand-New Brunch

Is Japanese brunch Houston's newest trend?

07/12/2017 By Alice Levitt

Spicing Things Up

First Bite: Tarka Indian Kitchen

Check out the Heights' new fast-casual Indian spot.

07/05/2017 By Alice Levitt

Throwing Shade

First Bite: Alice Blue

The longtime Heights favorite begins its second wind.

07/03/2017 By Alice Levitt

Totally Stuffed

Kolache Shoppe Expands to the Heights

After nearly half a century, the bakery is opening its second location.

06/27/2017 By Bianca Rodriguez

Picture Perfect

Houston's Top 10 Instagrammable Spots for the Summer

You might want to clear some space on your phone for this.

06/21/2017 By Bianca Rodriguez

Now Playing

The Heights Theater Is Back from the Dead

The landmark theater, built in the 1920s, is newly renovated and ready for action.

06/21/2017 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Cat-feine

First Bite: El Gato Cat Café and Cat Cottage

Unlimited coffee, scary movie nights, and other compelling reasons to visit the city's first cat café.

06/12/2017 By Cara Maines

The Summer of Staycations

Visit a New Side of Houston: Get Hip to the Heights

From first-rate food crawls to cozy cat cafes to concerts under the stars, this corner of the Heights has cool covered.

06/08/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Simply Good

Balls Out Burger Has the East Coast-Style Burger You've Been Waiting For

Owner Ian Tucker is betting that all-local ingredients and eco-awareness will sell his no-frills brand.

06/05/2017 By Alice Levitt

Vegging Out

Meatless Monday: Harold's in the Heights

Chef Antoine Ware creates vegetarian fare with a purpose.

05/29/2017 By Beth Levine