Anna Pham

  • Dining

    October 13, 2011

    Dare We Say It?

    The venerated Mai's has been rebuilt after burning down, and it looks pretty. But the food still mostly ­disappoints.

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Mai's Set for a Spring Awakening

    For more photos from Mai's, check out our slideshow.​In February 2010, Mai's -- the popular Midtown Vietnamese restaurant that had served hungry patrons until the wee hours of the morning for more than 30 years -- burned nearly to the ground. "It was a very humbling experience for us," said A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Openings & Closings

    Jellies out for tasting at the new Kraftsmen Cafe in the Heights.​The biggest news of the week seems to be the revolving doors at some of Houston's more popular restaurants: BRC Gastropub, Caffe Bello and the Inn at Dos Brisas (which, okay, is up the road in Independence, but we still claim it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Openings and Closings

    ​As not only Houston but the entire nation heard earlier this week, Midtown favorite and one of the first Vietnamese restaurants in Houston, Mai's Restaurant (3403 Milam), burned down on February 15 after a cooking fire started by a wok. We posted photo and video coverage of the fire itself, a ... More >>