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  • 7 years ago | Booze

    After the obligatory family Memorial Day barbecue, I met up with my nephew Matt and his beau David for a nightcap at Brian O'Neill's Irish Pub (5555 Morningside, 713-522-2603). After a few beers, I decided to the leave the lovebirds on the de...

  • 7 years ago | Booze

    I found out some of my favorite people in the world were moving to Boulder, and it was totally bumming me out. I figured The Hideaway on Dunvale (3122 Dunvale Rd., 713-977-3515) would be the perfect place to shake off my blues, and, boy, did ...

  • 7 years ago | Booze

    After the Astros royally kicked the Brewers' ass, I meandered to Main Street for a victory beer. The Live Sports Cafe (407 Main, 713-228-5483) was packed because of the De La Hoya fight upstairs and karaoke downstairs. I watched the boxing fans an...

  • 7 years ago | Booze

    The NBA playoffs are a blast to watch, no matter what team is playing. And one of my favorite places to take in a game is Big Woodrow's (3111 Chimney Rock, 713-784-2653). The service is usually top-notch, and the busboys wear T-shirts imprinted wi...

  • 7 years ago | Booze

    It was my turn to pick up brother-in-law Bruce from Kemah. Our designated meeting point was T-Bone Tom's (707 Hwy. 146, Kemah, 281-334-2133), a honky-tonk that's been amusing customers since long before the pretentious boardwalk came into existenc...

  • 8 years ago | Booze

    I am not a fan of alcoholic desserts; in fact, I am a purist. Most of the time I think they're a waste of good hooch. Rum cake, oh no; bourbon pie, give me a break...what are people thinking? However, the word on the street is that Backstreet Caf&...

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