Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Spinach

Check out the super-est of super foods in a dish of pure decadence at Backstreet Cafe.

05/04/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Bodacious blooms

Death to Flowers: The Best Modern Bouquets

Floral crowns, succulents and brooches are unexpected ways to rock a bouquet.

04/03/2015 By Layne Lynch

Feature

Where to Live Now: 2015’s Top 25 Neighborhoods

Whether you’re moving to Houston, relocating or even buying your first home—you need our annual guide to where to live now.

03/30/2015 By Michael Hardy, Jeff Balke, and Sarah Rufca Nielsen

In and Out

Construction Woes Cause 60 Degrees Mastercrafted to Close

The River Oaks steakhouse helmed by Houston's only certified Master Chef has shut its doors.

03/09/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

notes on camp

Bringing The Rocky Horror Picture Show To Life

Once a month, performance troupe The Royal Mystic Order of Chaos takes over the River Oaks Theatre.

02/16/2015 By Bryan Washington

Coffee Talk

Mobile Mug Makes Its Debut at the Houston Marathon

The new espresso-mobile from Clark Cooper Concepts will serve coffee and cinnamon rolls this weekend.

01/16/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Ice House Interview

Turns Out, You Can Grow Tulips In Houston

An interview with Garden Club of Houston’s Dodie Jackson

11/03/2014 By Catherine Matusow

Openings

Houstonian Brooke Feather Opens Her Eponymous Boutique in River Oaks

Low-key meets high style at Brooke Feather, where the owner has gathered new-to-Houston labels with a West Coast vibe.

10/16/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Sweet Treats

Nutella Milkshakes Now at Backstreet Cafe

It should go without saying, but save room for this dessert.

09/24/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

We Were There

KB Kasuals Turns Two

KB Kasuals celebrates anniversary with former reality show fashionistas.

09/22/2014 With Sarah Pendley

Slideshow

KB Kasuals Turns Two

River Oaks boutique celebrates anniversary with reality show fashionistas.

09/19/2014

Article

Tila's Is a Treat During Houston Restaurant Weeks

Tila’s Restaurante combines a swine décor with authentic Mexican food.

08/18/2014 By Shy Hardiman

New & Notable

Nobody Puts Paleo in a Corner at Corner Table

Ja'Nel Witt's new menu puts equal emphasis on standard and paleo fare at the River Oaks restaurant.

08/12/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

News

Who Are Frank and Kimberly DeLape?

Generous and high-profile, the couple sits at the very top of Houston society—which is what makes the allegations against them so shocking.

07/26/2014 By Peter Holley

New & Notable

First Look at Dosi Restaurant + Soju Bar

This modern take on Korean food is full of surprises—the good kind.

07/21/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Article

Ja'Nel Witt In at Corner Table and Going Global Ethnic

Ja’Nel Witt on the direction she’ll be taking as Executive Chef at Corner Table.

06/20/2014 By Mai Pham

Slideshow

LLS Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale Awards Gala

Society rallied behind their Man and Woman of the Year candidates with dinner, dancing, and title- clenching donations.

06/11/2014

LAWSUITS

Lawsuit Claims “New” Marfreless Is a Fake

Rival owners of legendary River Oaks make-out bar can't make up.

05/29/2014 By John Lomax

Concession Stands

Coupling Cocktails and Snacks at the Landmark River Oaks Theatre

Don't knock the caramel popcorn and Cosmo pairing until you've tried it.

03/26/2014 By Joanna O'Leary

Slideshow

Houston Symphony’s Magical Musical Morning

It was a musical morning at the River Oaks Country Club, as donors, kids, and members of the Houston Symphony gathered for Music Matters!

01/06/2014