Mudbug Season

The Seafood Shoppe Is Tops for Crawfish

Big crawfish, hot seasonings, and some very spicy butter

02/06/2014 By Robb Walsh

Restaurant Openings

First Look at Crawfish House

These grand opening prices are the best deal on crawfish in the city—but BYOB!

01/27/2014 By Robb Walsh

Creolization

The Best Chicken Fried Steak in Houston Is Vietnamese

Hughie's Tavern and Vietnamese Grille serves its "country fried steak" with spring rolls and fried rice.

01/09/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Outside the Bowl

Our 5 Favorite Vietnamese Noodle Soups That Aren't Pho

Broaden your noodle horizons with some of these Vietnamese classics.

12/31/2013 By Robb Walsh

Soup of the Day

Is Hu Tieu New to You?

This Vietnamese soup comes with a blend of noodles and intriguing add-ons.

12/16/2013 By Robb Walsh

Vietnamese Sandwiches

First Look: Got Banh Mi & Pho?

The lemongrass-marinated grilled beef sandwich and the pho combo with meatballs are stand-outs.

10/02/2013 By Robb Walsh

Soup of the Day

Vietnamese Noodles 101

Everybody likes wonton noodle soup.

09/04/2013 By Robb Walsh

Million-Dollar IDeas

Finally, Someone Bottled Vietnamese Iced Coffee

A new way to drink an old favorite hits the shelves—invented by a Houstonian, naturally.

09/03/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Soup of the Day

Mi Quang: A Beautiful Bowl of Noodles

The winner of the Vietnamese noodle beauty contest.

08/19/2013 By Robb Walsh

Soup of the Day

Bun Bo Hue Is on Its Way Up

This intensely-flavored Vietnamese noodle soup is gaining in popularity in Houston.

08/13/2013 By Robb Walsh

Around Chinatown

Homemade Noodles (and Yogurt) at Nam Giao

Specialties from the Hue region of Vietnam are the menu stars at Nam Giao.

08/06/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Soup of the Day

All About Mi

The bowl of curly egg noodles called "mi" is the Vietnamese answer to ramen.

08/05/2013 By Robb Walsh

Chinatown Chow

Barbecue Your Own Beef at Saigon Pagolac

One of Chinatown's oldest restaurants is a beef-lover's paradise.

08/02/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Soup of the Day

Ramen Rant

Ramen is catching on in Houston, but it's not likely to rival pho, mi, or bun bo Hue anytime soon.

08/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

Restaurant Report

Ba Mien Bistro Reopens

The best little Vietnamese bistro in Champions Forest is reopening following repairs.

07/17/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Good-For-You Grub

Paleo-Friendly Vietnamese at Cafe TH

Paleo-friendly Vietnamese food can be yours at Cafe TH in EaDo.

05/30/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Taste of Chinatown

BBQ Pork Banh Cuon

The Vietnamese noodle rolls called banh cuon are best with a spicy dipping sauce.

05/20/2013 By Robb Walsh

Beer & Food

Craft Beer and Vietnamese Fusion

Clear Lake and League City residents celebrate Nobi Pub's excellent Vietnamese fusion cuisine paired with hundreds of craft beers.

05/03/2013 By Leslie Sprague