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Culinary Blog

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Paula Nino Kehr

Houston Restaurants and Bars with a View

Good food and good views make a great pair. Whether you’re looking for a romantic evening out or want to get a bite with a group of friends, Houston has an array of restaurants and rooftop bars with good views of downtown Houston and other areas of town. Keep reading to see our list of Houston bars and restaurants with a view. View this post on Instagram A post shared by B&B Butchers & Restaurant (@bbbutchers) on Jul 15, 2017 at 11:01am PDT B&B…

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Our Guide to Latin American Eats in Houston

It’s no secret that Houston has a culturally diverse culinary scene. Visitors and locals rave about easily finding food from all over the world. Yes, Houston’s Tex-Mex game is strong, but the city also offers a variety of culinary options from Central and South America, so whether you’re craving a taco, a flaky empanada, or a pupusa, you’ll find it here. Start exploring with our guide to good Latin American eats. Airline Drive/Heights Well known for its produce markets, which date back to the…

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A Perfect Day of Eating: EaDo

Just outside downtown Houston, within walking distance of the George R. Brown Convention Center and BBVA Compass Stadium, you’ll find a vibrant neighborhood with excellent dining and drinking options. Known as EaDo (for East of Downtown), this growing area has seen the arrival of an array of restaurants and bars that will keep you coming back for more. Ready to start exploring? Here are some suggestions for a day of eating in EaDo. Breakfast: Tout Suite View this post on Instagram…

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7 Chicken Sandwiches to Try in Houston

Who needs to rush to Popeye’s or Chick-Fil-A for a chicken sandwich when so many Houston establishments turn out such good chicken sandwiches of their own? There are plenty of options to fill your craving. Read on for seven Houston chicken sandwiches to try. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Common Bond (@commonbondcafeandbakery) on Aug 19, 2019 at 8:44am PDT Nashville Chicken Sandwich Common Bond Montrose, 1706 Westheimer Rd…

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A Perfect Day of Eating: 24 Hours in Midtown

Just outside of downtown Houston, Midtown is home to young professionals and families, as well as a vibrant culinary and cultural scene. Its high concentration of restaurants, bars and coffee shops make it an ideal place to enjoy a day of eating, and because Midtown is one of Houston’s most walkable neighborhoods, it’s easy to explore its culinary offerings. Keep reading for our suggestions for one day of eating in Midtown. View this post on Instagram A post shared by The…

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Refreshing Day Drinking in Houston

There’s no shame in going out for a drink during the day. Whether you’ve had a rough day, are on vacation or simply want a margarita to wash down your lunch, Houston has you covered. Read on to find out where you can get the best cocktails in Houston or a good craft beer before the clock strikes five. We won’t judge. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tropicales Cafe Y Comida (@tropicalestx) on May 29, 2019 at 7:59am PDT Tropicales…

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A Perfect Day of Eating: Bellaire

Bellaire Boulevard is an arterial route that goes through several areas of West Houston, including the beautiful city of Bellaire and Houston’s Asiatown. Dining options along this route are endless and you’ll find a good sampling of the diversity of food that Houston has to offer. If you’d like to make a day of eating in this area, here’s a handy guide to get you started that covers options in Bellaire and along Bellaire Boulevard in Houston’s Asiatown (aka Chinatown). View this post on…

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Munchies of Houston

Got the munchies? Knowing where to go in Houston for satisfying snacks that will cure your insatiable appetite can always come in handy. Read on for nine places to visit when hunger strikes. Vinny’s View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lindsay Mays (@linds_amaysballs) on Nov 2, 2018 at 11:36am PDT You can never go wrong with a slice of pizza. At Vinny’s, the slices are extra large, the crusts are the perfect balance of crispy and fluffy, and the toppings are extra…

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Houston's Top BYOB Restaurants

When it comes to wine, beer and booze, Houston restaurants have you covered. But if you prefer to BYOB (bring your own bottle), be it because you want to enjoy that special bottle you have at home with dinner or to save a little money, there are plenty of establishments in Houston that allow it at a very reasonable cost. Read on for our guide. Indigo At this small restaurant in North Houston, chef Jonathan “Jonny” Rhodes serves five-course tasting menus inspired by the culture and history of…

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Must-Try South American Restaurants in Houston

Craving some empanadas, a nicely grilled steak, or a ceviche? Houston’s diverse culinary landscape offers visitors and locals the chance to sample some great cuisine from countries all over South America – from Colombia to Argentina. We’ve put together a guide to help you explore the best in South American cuisine in Houston. If you’ve never visited these places, you’re in for a treat. Read on and start making plans. Peruvian Peruvian cuisine is considered among the best in the world, and…

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