Mai Pham is a contributing freelance food writer and food critic for the Houston Press whose adventurous palate has taken her from Argentina to Thailand and everywhere in between -- Peru, Spain, Hong Kong and more -- in pursuit of the most memorable bite. Her work appears in numerous outlets at the local, state and national level, where she is also a luxury travel correspondent for Forbes Travel Guide.
3 days ago | Restaurant News
It’s been almost a year since industry veteran Sam Governale — who was most recently operating partner at Fleming’s Steakhouse in River Oaks — announced that he would be opening Emmaline in the former Teala’s space on West Dallas. Now the wait is ...
8 days ago | Local Spotlight
If you’re wondering what’s happening with the Glass Wall space at 933 Studewood in the Heights, you’ll have the answer this weekend. Beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 9, BCK: Kitchen and Cocktail Adventures, brought to you by the p...
23 days ago | Local Spotlight
A 20th Anniversary event calls for glitter and glam. It calls free flowing libations, scrumptious cuisine and opulent surroundings. And when we look back on 2017’s Signature Chefs Gala — a culinary fundraiser for the Houston-area March of Dimes th...
23 days ago | Restaurant Reviews
Pho Con Bo seemed to appear overnight, taking the place of Texas Cantina Restaurant in a standalone building located right next to the sprawling Hong Kong City Mall IV on Bellaire Boulevard. I noticed the large white sign a couple of months ago, b...
1 month ago | Festivals
Just a few hours after a euphoric Astros parade through downtown Houston last Friday, more than 3,000 critter and food-loving fans headed to the Houston Zoo for the park’s popular culinary fundraiser, Feast with the Beasts. As in years past, this ...
2 months ago | Festivals
Just hours before the Astros clinched game seven to secure a spot in the World Series on Saturday, approximately 2,500 Houstonians were engaged in another very important past-time: eating tacos. Yep, the Houston Press's 3rd Annual Tacolandia was i...