Welcome to the Village

See Who Will Be Coming to Houston's Newest Food Hall, Politan Row

A food truck serving bao, for one.

08/22/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

First Look

Sweetgreen Plants Its Houston Roots in Rice Village  

How sweet is the newest national chain to touch down in the city?

08/12/2019 By Siena DeBolt

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

First Look

Mendocino Farms Has Arrived In Houston, and More Are Coming

The California import in Rice Village has creative sandwiches and salads.

07/19/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

A Bottle of Red

Dallas-Based Restaurant Sixty Vines Is Coming to Rice Village

Get ready to wine and dine in two levels and a greenhouse patio.

06/13/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Peanuts

You Asked, Main Street Listened: Charlie Brown is Back for Summer

The company says You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown felt like a natural summer show.

06/10/2019 By Holly Beretto

Going Green

The CBD Craze Reaches Rice Village With Sacred Leaf Wellness

The new CBD shop opened on—wait for it—4/20.

05/13/2019 By Jillian Goltzman

Comfortably Numb

Hu's Cooking Is the Place for Creative Chinese Spice

The Rice Village restaurant goes beyond classic Szechuan and Taiwanese with big flavor.

05/09/2019 By Alice Levitt

🎭

Relatively Speaking Will Prioritize Farce Over Drama

Main Street Theater wanted to produce a good comedy, so they looked back half a century.

05/03/2019 By Holly Beretto

Siesta Fiesta

This Rice Village Business Wants to Bring Naptime Back

Nap Bar is exactly what it sounds like.

03/25/2019 By Abby Ledoux

The Sweetness

How Super Are Sugarfina's Bonbons? We Put Them to the Test

The Rice Village shop specializes in grown-up treats made for your sweet tooth.

03/21/2019 By Joanna O'Leary

Party in the HOU

Emerson Sloan is Bringing the Party (Store) to Tanglewood

The cute, curated Rice Village shop for festive accessories will open its second location.

02/21/2019 By Abby Ledoux

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

Sorry I'm Late!

Helen Greek Is Like a Miniature Honeymoon

Three years after falling head over heels with authentic Greek food, a return of sorts.

12/07/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

Editor's Picks

10 Restaurants For Any Occasion In Rice Village

Whether you're searching for fast food or fine dining, Rice Village has it all.

11/26/2018 By Timothy Malcolm

#HospitalBedHair

Drybar Continues Its Houston Takeover with Two New Locations, and for That, We Are Thankful

This is the harrowing story of a girl and the blowout that never failed her.

11/15/2018 By Abby Ledoux

The 42 Percent

Please Keep Voting, If Only for the Free Frank Ocean Merch

The elusive artist has launched pop-ups in Houston and three other cities to distribute free merch to those who have voted.

11/06/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Halloween hangover

5 Things You Must Do This Weekend, Nov. 2–4

How often does a new museum open in Houston?

11/01/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Three 10 Doors Down

Emerson Sloan Moves Down the Street and Hosts a Teddy Bear Drive

The Rice Village party shop opened new doors and, on National Teddy Bear Day, is teaming up with DePelchin's Children Center to collect stuffed animals for kids in adoptive and foster care.

09/07/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Good Deeds

Altar'd State Hosts a Blood Drive for Store Manager Battling Leukemia

All donations from this Saturday's drive in Rice Village will be credited to Emily Tade.

07/11/2018 By Abby Ledoux