Food & Restaurants

Outer Loop

Because great food and drinks happen outside the loop too!

Exclusively Ramen at Ramen Jin

Short and sweet is what I would use to describe the menu at the comfy, casual, ramen-focused shop located in the Westchase area. It fits…

The Outer Loop - Karsa Persian Grill

I’m more than a little embarrassed to admit that in a game of word association, my response to the prompt 'Persian' would probably be 'rugs'. …

Nobi Public House - Well, How Was It?

In this series, we visit different spots and give you a thumbs up or thumbs down to answer the question, "Well, How Was It?" Location…

Rincón Criollo: Authentic Cuban Cuisine

Ever since I had my first encounter with black beans and rice during my summer visits to Miami, I have been on the hunt to…

Fab Find: Sunday Fundays at Azuma On The Lake

For me, dining out on Sundays has mostly been limited to brunch. I find that many restaurants are open but tend to close early, and…

Fab Find: Mazzei's Gourmet Pizza

If you live in Katy, Texas or are willing to take the short commute down the Westpark Tollway, you can get your hands on something…

Five Reasons To Get Your Ass To Killen's Steakhouse

The Beef The steaks are definitely the break out stars, and the servers do an exceptional job of detailing the cuts of meat and their…

Houston's Very Own - Santa Fe Flats

You can smell the passion in the air as you enter Santa Fe Flats, a "New Mexican" restaurant located on the northwest side of town.…

The Outer Loop - Alma Restaurant (CLOSED)

HE’S BACK…who else would I be referring to, other than Chef David Guerrero! However, don’t call it a comeback, he’s been here for years (you…

Floyd's Cajun Seafood and Texas Steakhouse

Here recently, I got the chance to stop by Floyd's Cajun Seafood and Texas Steakhouse in Sugar Land. In addition to Sugar Land, Floyd's Cajun…

Suzie Wong's World - Pan Fried or Fried Hard?

I am always excited when a new restaurant pops up on my side of town. The Westchase/Energy Corridor has had its share of restaurant openings…

The Outer Loop - Bistro Alex, My Honeycomb Hideout

Coming across a great lunch spot, that is not jam packed at 12:00 p.m. on a weekday, comes a dime a dozen. Riddle me this?…

The Outer Loop - The Trilogy Of Pastry Chef Vanessa O’Donnell

Wikipedia says, "A trilogy is a set of three works of art that are connected, and that can be seen either as a single work…

The Outer Loop - Pizaro's Pizza

Our new category, called "The Outer Loop", is where we will give you the scoop on some great eateries that are located outside the confines…

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