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    Best Chinese Restaurant - Hunan's

    It doesn't attract much attention to itself in the large strip center in the 3800 block of Bellaire, but Hunan's food is worth coming back to -- again and again. Go before you're really hungry. You'll need the extra time to wade through the eight-pag...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Italian Restaurant - Osteria d'Aldo

    In a city proud of Texas-size portions, the waitstaff at Osteria d'Aldo still feels obliged to explain to patrons that the serving sizes are like Italian tapas -- we prefer to call them civilized. And with such manageable portions, one can do a multi...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Middle Eastern Restaurant - Cedars Mediterranean Cafe

    We're always happy to walk into Cedars, see that splendid buffet line and remember how very little it's going to cost us to dine royally. For meat lovers, there's terrific roast lamb served up simply with just its natural juices, or a nice piece of r...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Pizzeria - Star Pizza

    Americans spent more money last year on pizzas than they did on computers and software combined, or so says an industry trade group. At any rate, pizza is one subject about which nearly every American can be counted on to have an opinion. Why Star Pi...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Bartender - Patti D'Amato

    For most of the past decade and a half, the forever-young Patti D has kept a hard-core group of regulars coming back for another round at the two locations where she pours the drinks and beers: T.K. Bitterman's (2010 West Alabama) and The Ginger Man ...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Thai Restaurant - Taste of Thai

    Taste of Thai is one of those restaurants whose whole is far greater than the sum of its parts. Sure, the food is wonderful, whether it's the soups, the angel wings, the roast duck curry with pineapple and tomato, the chef's special duck, the pad tha...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Drive-thru Eatery - Miyagi Bowl

    From the looks of all the new drive-thrus dominating roadway vistas, this car-crazy city craves speed -- in food as much as commute times. What's been missing is obvious: variety. Menu boards may have expanded, but the basic choices seem so limited. ...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Deli - Kenny & Ziggy's

    Until recently, Houston lacked an authentic New York-style deli, despite the size of its Jewish community and a natural customer base (a million people who like eating giant heaps of meat in one sitting). Sure, we had our share of fine sandwich shops...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Family Restaurant - Tokyohana

    The current Asian invasion has revived a classic form of entertainment: the Japanese steak house. Family groups, especially those covering a wide age span, are the perfect audience for the sleight of hand of Tokyohana's master table chefs. Though eli...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Yoga Studio - The Yoga Institute & Bookshop

    Webster's describes yoga as a system of exercises for attaining bodily or mental control and well-being. But to its most dedicated adherents, yoga is the key that unlocks the secrets of the universe. Passing through that door is best accomplished wit...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Neighborhood Spot in West University - Edloe St. Cafe & Deli, 6119 Edloe, (713)666-4302

    With its rows of tract mansions and commercial urban sprawl, it's easy to forget about West U's quaint town square. Anchored by the Little League field and surrounded by the school, the grocery store, the library and the courthouse is the Edloe St. C...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Hairdresser - Kevin Roberts, On the Cover

    A woman we know has followed this man to five different salons over six years. Together they traveled from long, mousy, dishwater-blond high school hair through short and red, short and dark brown, and really short and platinum (the experimental coll...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Service - La Griglia

    It should come as no surprise that a Vallone Group restaurant would claim the coveted prize of best service. Tony Vallone, the patriarch of Houston's most elite dining dynasty, has instilled this work ethic in all his progeny, who provide a horde of ...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Value - La Vista

    The regulars lined up outside this tiny sidewalk cafe don't want the secret to get out, but too bad. La Vista is too good to keep quiet. Not only are aptly prepared modern American, Italian and even south-of-the-border dishes offered at a fraction of...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Comfort Food - 59 Diner

    Solace and comfort can be found in the chicken pot pie from the 59 Diner, but be sure to bring a healthy appetite, since the serving is substantial. As you break through the crispy biscuit crust, allowing the steam to dissipate, you'll reach plenty o...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Kids' Meal Toys - Mission Burritos

    Day care has left you broke, but still you have your pride. You hate the fluorescent-lit, Formica-table fast-food experience. You don't want the kids to eat rubbery deep-fried poultry by-products. And please, no more of those offensive, licensed-char...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Vegetarian Restaurant - Madras Pavilion

    Unless they have chosen a vegetarian way of life, some people won't let anything green cross their lips. An easy way to see some of the magnificent things that can be done with vegetables is at the lunch buffet ($6.95 weekdays, $8.95 weekends) at Mad...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Cuban Restaurant - Cafe Piquet

    Waiters with white shirts and black mustaches, wonderful photos and memorabilia of Cuba, and an air of quiet sophistication make Cafe Piquet the No. 1 choice for Cuban dining in Houston. The buttery black beans and gooey sweet bronze plantains are pe...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best 15 Minutes of Fame - A.J. McClure, Kaufman County

    On June 16, the New Black Panthers had every right to be pissed. They'd dressed all in eye-catching black. They arrived at the state GOP convention in Houston in a rare Hummer limousine. And most of them came to the protest party armed with all manne...

    on September 21, 2000
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    Best Japanese Restaurant - Kaneyama Japanese Restaurant

    The difficult truth is this: Most native Japanese never, ever have a chance to dine in a truly great Japanese restaurant, of the sort one finds in Kyoto and a few other locations in Japan. The classic kai-seki-ryori dinner is an aesthetic experience ...

    on September 21, 2000
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