A 2020 Production

There Will Be No Winners at This Year's James Beard Awards

Instead, previous honorees will be celebrated. Also, there will be no 2021 Beard awards either.

08/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Golden Hour

Iconic Montrose Cocktail Bar, Local Cookbook, and 2 Bayou City Chefs Are James Beard Award Finalists

The result was just a little better than last year's, we have to say.

05/04/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Award Season

Theodore Rex Chefs, The Blind Goat Among Houston's 14 James Beard Semifinalists

The road to redemption begins as Bayou City sets out to win some gold in the Oscars of Food.

02/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Best of 2019

The Year in Houston Food

From food halls to the dawn of a pizza renaissance, here's what defined eating and drinking this year.

12/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Best Restaurants 2019

Houston's Food Scene Has Never Been Better

Okay, we were denied James Beard Awards in 2019. But as the incredible new restaurants we've featured this year attest, we’re writing our own history, and lucky Houston diners are the better for it.

09/25/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Lone Star Category

James Beard Awards Gives Texas Its Own Region

No more will Houston chefs have to vie with Colorado and the like.

09/17/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

0 For 11

Home Field Disadvantage: Houston Denied James Beard Awards

As all eyes focused on Space City for the nomination ceremony, there was a feeling of shock and disappointment.

03/27/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

H-Town Celebration

The James Beard Award Nominations Will Be Announced in Houston

Chef Hugo Ortega will host the proceedings on March 27.

02/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Austin Bound

An Austin Food Vacation You Don't Want To Miss This November

Three days of feasting with James Beard award winners? Bring it.

09/11/2018 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Honor To Be Nominated

Most of Houston's 2018 James Beard Award Hopes Dashed

Of the 12 Houston semifinalists, only one advanced to the final awards ballot.

03/14/2018 By Cory Garcia

Houston Rules

Houston Has 12 James Beard Award 2018 Semifinalists

"The Oscars of Food" really likes what Houston is doing.

02/15/2018 By Cory Garcia

Restaurant Review

Are the Latest Endeavors from Beard-Recognized Chefs at Xochi and The Pass Worthy of a Medal?

The newest offerings from Houston's top chefs provide much food for thought.

07/18/2017 By Alice Levitt

Beard Move

Houston Kicks Ass With Nine James Beard Semifinalist Nods

They'll be culled down to finalists on March 15, with awards given on April 25.

02/15/2017 By Alice Levitt