Food News

Bartender Claims Being Fired After Revealing Alleged COVID-19 Spread

The Midtown restaurant has been closed for cleaning and employee testing.

07/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pick Six

Where You Should Eat Takeout This Month: July 2020

Bring home some pizza, some scrambled tofu, and a whole bunch of Parmesan.

07/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pause.

Temporary COVID-19 Restaurant and Bar Closures

A running list of establishments that may be closed now or may have previously suspended service.

06/30/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Going Backwards

Emotions Swirl As Bars Close and Restaurants Re-Tool Again

Beverage professionals and restaurant operators respond to the latest news.

06/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

COVID-19

Gov. Abbott Closes Bars, Backtracks on Restaurant Dining Rooms

The move comes as COVID-19 case rates spike statewide.

06/26/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

What's Next?

Chef Announces Indigo Will Close in 2021

The acclaimed restaurant has won a slew of awards and honors.

06/22/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Get That Tie Outta Here

11 Sweet Father's Day Options for Your Foodie Dad

It's not too late to get Pops the gift of grub this year.

06/17/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Sweet Seconds

Voodoo Doughnut Plans a Montrose Location for 2020

The popular Oregon-based shop will open a store on Westheimer.

06/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Not Going Away

COVID-19 Remains While Restaurants Consider the New Normal

For the foreseeable future, going out to eat may just mean risking your health more than ever.

06/16/2020 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

Food News

Joe Biden Meets With George Floyd's Family at Lucille's

The Democratic presidential candidate was in town for Floyd's public viewing.

06/08/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Not My LuAnn Platter

Food News: The Uncertain Future of Luby's, a Texas Original

Plus, a native son is nearing an opening date for his neighborhood restaurant.

06/08/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Now's the Time

For Black-Owned Restaurants, the More Support, the Better

Plus, recommendations for some places to visit for good food.

06/05/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

More Dining Room

Gov. Abbott Announces Next Phase: Restaurants to Open Even More

While dining rooms can expand to 75 percent soon, some establishments close temporarily.

06/03/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

BlackOut Tuesday

Restaurants Closing, Showing Solidarity as Houston Protests

Some establishments are donating funds to social causes and advocacy groups.

06/02/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

News to Chew On

Food News: Burger Pop-Up; Help for Vandalized Restaurants

Plus, get Tennessee barbecue now at Sawyer Yards.

06/01/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Sad News

List of Houston Restaurants That Have Permanently Closed During Pandemic

As the COVID-19 economic fallout unfolds for the Houston restaurant industry, we'll be updating here.

05/27/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Uh, It Ain't Over

Houston, You Kind of Failed This Memorial Day Weekend

The Instagram videos and photos, the violations ... not a good look.

05/27/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

This Is A White

Food News: Bring a Wine Expert Home for a Class

Plus, after a year away, Bar Victor is back.

05/25/2020 By Timothy Malcolm