Andrea Lazar

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    Chef Monica Pope Goes to Jail (Okay, Not Really)

    Photo by Tam VoI don't think they serve beets in prison.​But that's the status update that more or less freaked out half of the Houston food community when they saw it posted on her Facebook wall earlier today: Thought I'd send the lunch menu from jail (long story, blame the health dept) but ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    Upcoming Events

    This weekend, get outside and enjoy this beautiful weather while it lasts. The Slow Food Picnic Dinner at Discovery Green is just one way to do that. Monica Pope and Andrea Lazar of t'afia are putting on the at 6 p.m. It will feature locally grown and caught food prepared by local chefs like Ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Follow Friday for Houston Food Hounds

    Photo courtesy of @bakerella In the world of Twitter -- the love-it-or-hate-it microblogging service -- Fridays are known as "Follow Friday," a day devoted to suggesting new or interesting users for your friends to follow. Depending on who you follow, your Twitter stream will be inundated on Friday ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    What Is Pul-A-Pul?

    Photos by Nick DiFonzoTo find out, a trip to Schulenburg and the recently revived Sengelmann Hall is in order. Schulenburg lies exactly halfway between San Antonio and Houston along Interstate 10. While the small town itself was formally established in 1875, Czech and German settlers had already m ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 6, 2008
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    April 12, 2007


    Five That'll Blow Your Mind

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    April 10, 2007
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    April 10, 2007
  • Calendar

    June 9, 2005
  • Dining

    March 10, 2005

    Mixing It Up

    The world's best chefs have turned their attention to cocktails, with surprising results

  • Dining

    March 6, 2003

    Bye-Bye, Bistrot?

    Monica Pope contemplates her future on Montrose -- and in Houston

  • Culture

    October 18, 2001

    High-Tech Spectacle

    Jennifer Steinkamp and Sharon Engelstein bring back the big and bold.

  • Dining

    December 7, 2000

    Today's Horoscope

    You'll meet a creative Aries who will shake up your traditional ideas

  • Dining

    April 6, 2000

    43 Skiddoo

    Monica Pope's bargain bistro needs more seasoning

  • Dining

    December 23, 1999


    Monica Pope's hopes for her baby Bistro