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Author: Misty Starks 

  • Coreanos Houston Credit: Coreanos Houston - Facebook Page
    August 16, 2019
    They say opposites attract when it comes to love, but the same can hold true when it comes to food. We’ve been experiencing unlikely combinations of food forever, and what may sound like an odd pairing to the ear can turn out to be a great idea for the tummy. As one of the most diverse food cities in the world, Houston is home to a few unique restaurants that fuse cultures and cuisines like never before. The next time your stomach starts rumbling, check out one of these fun food mashups.
  • Coltivare spaghetti Credit: Julie Soefer
    August 2, 2019
    Having a great meal in Houston doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, some of the most popular culinary delights are actually light on the wallet. Just in time for Houston Restaurant Weeks, here a few options where you can delight your taste buds and support a good cause at the same time. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Coltivare Pizza & Garden (@coltivarehtx) on Jun 14, 2019 at 8:51am PDT Coltivare Italian cuisine lovers are going to adore Coltivare. For HRW,
  • Riel Credit: Riel
    June 19, 2019
    Houston knows how to party, and one of the biggest parties of the year will take place June 22nd in downtown for the Pride Parade 2019. With more than 700,000 people expected to participate, the only thing more epic than our Pride Parade is the roster of restaurants and bars where you can grab a bite, get a drink and party all night long. We’ve got your cheat sheet on a few hot spots for you to visit while you’re celebrating and having a good time. Rich’s The Pride Parade...
  • Buff Burger Credit: Buff Burger
    May 29, 2019
    On this National Burger Day, you might be wondering, “Where’s the beef?” After all, Americans eat about 59l0 million burgers a year. But we’re certain that with these delicious non-beef burger options, you won’t feel deprived. In fact, after switching things up a bit, you might put some of these suggestions in your menu rotation permanently. Check out a few picks for your alternative burger fix below. View this post on Instagram A post shared by @towntastes on...
  • May 21, 2019
    One perfect day in downtown Houston wouldn’t be complete without taking advantage of some of the great food options the city has to offer. From early morning breakfast to late night drinks, we’ve got you covered for a tasty 24 hours in downtown Houston. Breakfast View this post on Instagram A post shared by 凛容 赫舍里 (Linrong Heseri Hala) (@wobushilele) on Jan 17, 2019 at 12:00pm PST Ciao bella! A perfect start to the day is grabbing breakfast at...
  • Alfreda's Soul Food Credit: Alfreda's Website
    April 12, 2019
    The annual Black Restaurant Week highlights black-owned restaurants and culinary businesses in Houston to expose Houston residents and visitors to African American, African and Caribbean cuisine. Black Restaurant Week kicks off April 14th and runs through the 28th, and this year, there are prizes on the line for hungry diners who complete a Bingo card detailing their restaurant visits. Here is a complete list of participating restaurants and schedule of events for Black Restaurant Week. During
  • minute maid park Credit: Austin Dressman
    March 27, 2019
    Peanuts and popcorn are great snacks for any other ballpark, but this is Houston, a town known for its big appetite and even bigger offering of delicious food. Hot dogs, burgers, wings and barbeque are all on the menu at Minute Maid Park. And you wouldn’t be in Houston if you didn’t try a few Tex-Mex options. So get your taste buds ready! We’re sure this list will hit a home run. OSSO AND KRISTALLA View this post on Instagram A post shared by
  • Kolache Credit: Photo: Rebecca Wright
    February 28, 2019
    Who doesn’t love a fresh-baked, warm, straight-from-the-oven kolache on a brisk winter morning? You can taste it, can’t you? Well get ready to head over to some of Houston’s top kolache shops in celebration of National Kolache Day on March 1. Check out how a few stores are honoring the “holiday”’ with some delicious deals. Koala Kolaches National Kolache Day actually began with Koala Kolaches. To honor the occasion, they are giving away free authentic...
  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Credit: Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
    February 18, 2019
    One of the best times to be in Houston is during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo! Besides the exhibits, games, rides and concerts, the starring attraction is undoubtedly the food. With more than 70 food vendors on site, there is no shortage of selections for pretty much any palate. The Rodeo is a great opportunity to break out of your normal routine and let your taste buds take a ride on the wild side. EXTREME FRUITY GOODNESS If you just want to feel like you’re eating healthy while...
  • Couple dining at Quattro Credit:
    February 4, 2019
    Ah, love! What better way to enjoy the company of the one (or ones) you love than by sharing a fun night out on the town? Houston has over 10,000 restaurants, and while we couldn’t try them all out for you, we have come up with just a few we think you should try this Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning a night of romance with bae (#couplegoals), hanging out with friends or spending the evening solo, Cupid’s arrow has hit a bullseye with these restaurants. If you...
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