Food & Restaurants

Brick & Spoon: Change Is Always Good

Admittedly, Brick and Spoon wasn't love at first bite. My initial experience left a lot to be desired and the lack of great or even…

Restaurant Copycat: Red Dessert Dive’s Debusker

If you can resist the M&M debusker at Red Dessert Dive, you are a robot. The pairing of two classics—a rich dark chocolate brownie smashed…

The Skinny - North Italia Houston

Where Did We Go? North Italia1700 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 190, Houston, Texas 77056 What's the Skinny? North Italia is another reason the Galleria area…

The Skinny - Davis Street at Hermann Park

Where Did We Go? Davis Street at Hermann Park5925 Almeda Rd., Houston, Texas 77004 What's the Skinny? When most of us think of a street…

Aces of Taste Pop Up Dinner with Chefs Brandi Key & Rebecca Masson

Aces Of Taste Pop up dinners have become a breeding ground for new social interactions, newfound friendships, and exposure to new cuisines. Not only are…

The Skinny - Los Tios Mexican Restaurant

Where Did We Go? Los Tios - Sugar Land3308 Highway 6 South, Sugar Land, Texas 77478 What's the Skinny? We love lots of things from…

Restaurant Copycat: Ruggles Black’s Chai-Spiced Tres Leches

There are a plethora of restaurants in Houston where one can order a really outstanding slices of tres leches, but leave it to the Ruggles…

The Skinny - The EL Cantina Superior

Where Did We Go? The El Cantina Superior602 Studewood Street, Houston, TX 77007 What's the Skinny? You would have never known the struggling The El…

Quick Byte: Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant & Lounge

For a long time a certain restaurant named after a certain river in Egypt dominated the Ethiopian food scene in Houston. Said restaurant, which is…

The Skinny - Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar

Where Did We Go? Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar6100 Westheimer Rd #140, Houston, TX 77057 What's the Skinny? No worries if you don't get the…

Pizza l’Vino Is a Primo Adult Pizza Service

It’s a chilly Thursday night and you’ve just returned from a trainwreck of a day at work. Cooking is out of the question given your…

Urban Swank Does...the New H-E-B San Felipe

There's a new sheriff H-E-B in town and unlike it's predecessors, it comes equipped with a live music stage, an in-store restaurant (Table 57), a…

Swanky Cocktails - British Breakfast Margarita

British Breakfast Margarita Ingredients 2oz Herradura Silver Large Bar spoon of apricot jar ¾ oz lime juice ¼ oz simple syrup Directions Pour all ingredients in a cocktail shaker; shake…

The Skinny - Mascalzone Ristorante Italiano

Where Did We Go? Mascalzone (The Heights)1500 Shepherd Dr. Houston, TX 77007 What's the Skinny? Mascalzone is an authentic Italian restaurant that has recently opened…

Bottom's Up - Post Oak Whole Foods Market's Beer Dinners

Many venues -- restaurants, bars, specialty grocery stores -- can pull off a beer pairing dinner. Take some dishes, serve them alongside a beer, and…

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