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Culinary Blog

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Paula Nino Kehr

Our Favorite Houston Frozen Treats

In Houston, frozen treats are a year round thing. Yes, even when the temperatures drop to what you would consider chilly in the Bayou City, visitors and locals have plenty of places to choose from to satisfy their cravings for something sweet and cool. In this guide, we’ve compiled some of the best ice cream shops in Houston. Whether you’re in the mood for ice cream, gelato, sorbet or a boozy float, Houston has a frozen treat for you. CLOUD10 CREAMERY Pastry chef Chris Leung’s ice cream shop is…

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6 Seasonal Beers at Local Breweries

Tis the season to be jolly – with a richly spiced brew in hand. Many of Houston’s breweries get into the holiday spirit by churning out some seriously cool seasonal beers, featuring holiday inspired notes of gingerbread, chocolate, cinnamon, and citrus. Ready to try some? Read on to find out where to find Houston’s tastiest seasonal beers. View this post on Instagram A post shared by The Herd (@buffbrew) on Jul 9, 2019 at 7:37am PDT Buffalo Bayou Brewing Gingerbread Stout…

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Thanksgiving Meals at Houston Hotels

Houston’s downtown and uptown hotels are ready for the holidays. From Thanksgiving buffets to Thanksgiving brunches and even complete Thanksgiving meals to go, they have you covered. So whether you’re in town visiting or simply don’t want the stress hosting and preparing a Thanksgiving feast, this guide will help you choose a place to kick back and celebrate the holiday with very little effort. Lucienne at Hotel Alessandra Lucienne’s executive chef, José Hernandez, has thought of everything for…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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