3 days ago | Here, Eat This
Despite the fact that DiMassi's Mediterranean Buffet has nine locations in Texas, five of which are located in Houston I have never once visited this establishment in my nearly decade of living in the Lone Star State. Buffet restaurants are ...
4 days ago | Restaurant News
Up until six months ago, my summary judgment of Buca di Beppo was: "They're good." This edict was the result of two dinners and a takeout lunch, during all of which I enjoyed good service, decent pasta and salad, but ultimately, nothing to write h...
18 days ago | Here, Eat This
At one point last year there was a glut of articles proclaiming the macaron the "new cupcake" in terms of pop baked goods. Is this (still) true? Unclear. However, when supermarkets start offering their version of items normally only found in speci...
23 days ago | Here, Eat This
The fruit croissant at Common Bond may initially confuse one not well-versed in the complex world of French breakfast breads (e.g., this author) because it's shaped like a diamond, not the traditional sickle shape seen in most standard croissants....
23 days ago | Meat!
A hot dog for francophiles at James Coney Island? Mais oui. Okay, that's the last cheesy French phrase to be used in this post. In May, James Coney Island revealed that their Funky Dog #2 would be "German-style"; June's Funky Dog #3 has a French c...
24 days ago | Here, Eat This
Perhaps in an attempt to avoid becoming a cookie-cutter restaurant chain, Local Foods offers slightly different menus at its two Houston locations. Fortunately, the ever-popular Crunchy Chicken and Truffled Egg Salad Sandwiches ar...