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Hungry for Something New? The 10 Best New Restaurants in America

Tired of the same ol' same ol'? You're in luck. Food & Wine just announced its 2019 list of Best New Restaurants and chances are, at least one of them is within striking distance. The list, which...

Update on Galveston 2019

by curioussheridan 1 year ago

Gaido on the Seawall lived up to reputation for seafood: they have a dozen different ways they serve oysters, and the sauces sounded interesting so I chose the oyster special for $22 that had one ...

In search of Tarama

by bhorberg 6 months ago

Any greek food lovers know a place in H-Town to buy this stuff in the little jar. Closest I've come is Phoenicia but they only sell the prepared version...I'm looking for the actual caviar to make ...

Closed restaurant in Memorial

by frankienickie 8 months ago

Does anyone remember the name of the French restaurant that was on Memorial? It was there in the 70’s and 80’s. Near dairy Ashford I think where Nirvana now is.

Costco Country French Bread discontinued!

by vanessa7 1 year ago

I don't know if this has already been brought up here, but I was super disappointed to see that Costco has discontinued their Country French Bread. I was told it was a corporate decision and that i...

Best Cole Slaw

by waderoberts 5 years ago

I know it's easy enough to prepare at home, but, sometimes, I just want to pick up a couple or for quarts to take home. Houston has cole slaw everywhere: groceries, seafood houses, BBQ joints. I...

Any old Houstonites remember a Galleria ice cream parlor?

by aggiecat 9 years ago

Can anyone remember the name of the ice cream parlor that was located in the Galleria Shopping center? It had a "mainstreet", "olde tyme" ice cream parlor ambiance, red, white and pink decor and t...

Houston Po Boys

by TXStingray 12 years ago

Back in the late 70's to mid 80's there was a chain of Po Boy restaurants in Houston (Bissonnet, Westheimer, & Hillcroft) by the name of Yamin's. If anyone can remember them and might know of a pl...

Good eats in Galveston, TX ?

by AdamRichmanJr 9 years ago

Im traveling to galveston next month for my job and im wondering where are some good places to get my grub on. I've read some reviews on yelp and ive found two places so far - shrimp n stuff ( i th...

Crumly Cogwheels

by queenie_texas 5 years ago

Crumly Cogwheels, my favorite lunch spot from just shy of 40 years ago in the tunnels near the old 1100 Milam Building downtown. I found several of their soup recipes from back in the day on the in...

Buche de Noel/French Yule Log in Houston?

by jett.anders2 10 years ago

Where is the best place to order a Buche de Noel or French Yule Log in Houston? I've ordered from French Gourmet Bakery and La Madeline in the past but have not been happy with it.

Anniversary dinner in Houston

by vanessa7 1 year ago

I am making last minute plans for an anniversary staycation next weekend and I am trying to decide where to make a dinner reservation: BCN MF Sushi Da Marco Theodore Rex The Pass We ...

Thanksgiving Dinner for Delivery?

by bignickpsu 8 years ago

My brother just moved to Houston and is not going to have anyone around for Thanksgiving. My mom wants to have a Thanksgiving dinner delivered to him but she can't find anyone that does it. Any t...

Authentic Cantonese BBQ pork Chau mein

by kennyrayandersen 2 years ago

I lived in Hong Kong for two years. Lived in Seattle and then LA. I know good Chinese food. In Seattle and LA you can get quite good Cantonese quisine, but in TX it's much tougher! My wife's birthd...

Places selling shochu?

by yuzu_ranger 9 years ago

Hi, Does anyone know of liquor stores besides Spec's that sell shochu (often referred to as soju, but I'm looking especially for Japanese spirits)? Are there any liquor stores down Bellaire/Chinat...

Great produce markets in Houston

by bhorberg 2 years ago

I am new in town and mainly inhabit my corner of town...cy-fair. I have discovered Phoenicia but hoping to find some great ethnic and or produce markets? Thanks for any tips!

Dining with kids in Houston

by wallyg 2 years ago

Headed to Houston for a week with two four year olds, and still adjusting to the cramped traveling style of being parents. We might be able to get away for a night without the kids, so we're think...

Tacos arabes and Jocoque

by pgalvani 2 years ago

Anyone know of any restaurant serving authentic Tacos Arabes in Houston? Two things make them authentic: 1. They're cooked with charcoal not gas or electric 2. The tortilla is thick and has a sim...