California Pizza Kitchen Inc.

  • Dining

    January 3, 2013

    Pho to Ramen, Bulgogi to Bo 7 Mon

    The top 10 restaurants in Chinatown.

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2012

    Houston's Best Gluten-Free Dining Options

    One of the more frequent questions I'm asked these days is where to find good gluten-free food. And when GF folks ask this question, they're looking for more than an answer of, "Oh, any place that serves vegetables and meat. Can't you figure out your own dietary restrictions?" No; they're looking f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2011

    Openings & Closings

    Photo courtesy of AvaInside Ava Kitchen & Whiskey Bar​First things first, for anyone who might be heading out to Skewers (3991 Richmond, 713-599-1444) for its grand reopening: Don't. At least, not yet. The restaurant's PR team emailed us an explanation for the delay this week: Skewers is not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Rating Consumer Reports Top Ranked Frozen Pizzas

    Frozen pizza can be delicious and photogenic: Amy's Cornmeal Crust 3 Cheese Pizza with mozzarella, Parmesan, and goat cheese.​Recently, Consumer Reports asked the question, "Can a frozen pizza truly satisfy anyone other than discriminating kids? In other words, you?" The answer: Yes. Among the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Top 5: Good Food at Bad Restaurants

    Cheddar Bay Biscuits: You know you love them.​I'm not talking about bad restaurants as in "that dumpy place down by the shipping lanes that Uncle Johnnie once saw a rat in" or "that place charges $50 a person and looks down their noses at you while they serve boring hotel food." I'm talking ab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2010

    Art Car Food

    ​What's better than soaking up some Houston humidity and watching a bunch of freaks drive some weird-looking cars? Washing the whole experience down with a bunch of complimentary food and booze - that's what. Well, complimentary, if you don't include the $125 price tag for getting into the VIP ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Tourist Dining Mistakes

    ​ 1. Pappasitos While there's nothing wrong with the food and the generous portions at this landmark Tex-Mex joint, there are so many other, better Tex-Mex places that you can't find in any other city. El Tiempo, for one, and probably a lot more that you should suggest in the comments.

  • Dining

    January 18, 2007

    California Pizza Kitchen's

    Mango Mango Mojito

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    November 16, 2006


    California Pizza Kitchen

  • Dining

    December 27, 2001

    Resolution Relief

    California Pizza Kitchen

  • Dining

    June 15, 1995

    Diner's Notebook


  • Dining

    January 26, 1995

    The Case for Dallas

    Empire Baking colonizes Post Oak with distinguished breads -- and more

  • Dining

    December 22, 1994

    The Menu from Hell

    A retrospective of the dishes that made us shudder, not salivate

  • Dining

    March 3, 1994

    O Brave New Pizza

    That has such toppings on't! California Pizza Kitchen's pies are weird, but mostly good.