Festival of Lights

Observe Diwali in Houston With These Local Celebrations

Known as the Festival of Lights, Diwali is a five-day celebration observing the triumph of good over evil.

11/01/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Tastes of India

Family-Owned Nirmanz Food Boutique Is Houston’s Hidden Gem

Offering all of the authentic cuisine you would find in India.

10/07/2021 By Shelby Stewart

Food for a cause

Local Couple to Open Restaurant in Memory of Late Brother

Mahesh's Kitchen marks the first family-owned Indian restaurant to debut at Sugar Land Town Square.

08/12/2021 By Kelsy Armstrong

Some like it hot

The Wide World of International Spicy Cuisine

From Mexican to Chinese, traverse the globe's spiciest flavor profiles right here in Houston.

07/13/2021 By Carlos Brandon

International Coffee

Order South Indian Java at All Bengal Sweets & Coffee House

India might be the world's second-largest tea producer, but you should try a cup of Kumbakonam Degree.

03/01/2021 By Paul Galvani

Eat at Home

What We're Ordering Out This Week: Bento Boxes and Outstanding Pho

With cooler weather comes more comfort food. What, can you blame us?

02/03/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Hit the Lights

Where to Celebrate Diwali with Feasts and Treats in Houston

The Indian festival of lights will be marked by restaurants across the city.

11/04/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

take me out

Comfort Food Takeout Guide: Sharpstown

Indian street food, Pakistani home cooking, and Argentinian, oh my!

10/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Eat at Home

What We're Ordering Out: Barbecue, Fried Chicken, and Fusion Fries

We also try to balance out all that meat consumption with a kale salad.

10/14/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Chaat, Curry, and a Whole Lot of Spice

Our 10 Favorite Indian Restaurants

From Sharpstown to Uptown and everywhere in between, these are our picks.

09/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

First Bite

Find a Great (Momentary) Escape at Musaafer

The sparkling new Galleria restaurant offers a wealth of experiences.

06/18/2020 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

From Kebabs to Kuchin

Sample the Forgotten Foods of India With This Tasting Menu

Verandah's Sunil Srivastava gives traditional tastes the upscale treatment.

10/29/2019 By Alice Levitt

Best Restaurants 2019

The 20 Best Things We Ate in Houston This Year

These dishes from 20 new restaurants are already Houston classics.

09/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm, Gwendolyn Knapp, and Alice Levitt

Restaurant Review

At Verandah Progressive Indian Cuisine and Hu's Cooking, Bold Interpretations of Classic Cuisines

Indian and Chinese food get a refresh at these standout eateries.

07/22/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Duck Season

Rabbit Is Indian Cuisine, and You Can Find It in River Oaks

From the chef who gave us Great W'Kana comes a few surprises.

06/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Best Restaurants

The 10 Restaurants You Need to Hit Up on Your Next Little India Food Crawl

From Indian and Pakistani buffets, snack shops, and mom-and-pop dining outposts, to the occasional Afghan and South American surprise, Little India has it all.

04/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Fired Up

Craving Indo-Pak Kebabs? It's Worth a Trip to Stafford

At dinnertime, charcoal helps Dervish Table Top Grill to stand out.

04/15/2019 By Alice Levitt

Meat Me There

Food News: Inventive Kebabs at New Indian Restaurant In Upper Kirby

Plus, a few more details about the new food hall coming to Rice Village.

02/11/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Food & Wine Road Trips

Some of Texas's Best Indian Restaurants Are in Irving

Yes, Irving, of all places.

09/21/2018 By Anna Caplan