As our sister blog Eating...Our Words does, from time to time Rocks Off will be giving your our picks for the top taverns in various Houston-area neighborhoods. Of course, the lines can be porous, but here anything with a TABC license that cannot reasonably be considered either a restaurant, coffeeh ... More >>
Houston's 10 best restaurants for pre-theater dining.
Houston's top 10 versions.
We're tackling the city's neighborhoods one by one now that the Best of Houston issue is out. First was Montrose, then the Heights and now Rice Village, an area that's absolutely saturated with great restaurants. One of the best things about the saturation in Rice Village is how easy it is to park ... More >>
Deli delivers with tasty sandwiches, soups, salads, sides and Texas-made beer and wine.
Which sushi place has opened its second Houston location?Unfortunately, we're ending the week on a sad note: Sweet 'n' Namkin, which I just spotlighted on Wednesday as having my favorite dahi puri in town, has closed. Anyone want to try and direct me to a new place for dahi puri, preferably a ... More >>
Troy FieldsI was standing on the patio at Kelvin Arms (2424 Dunstan, 713-528-5002) holding the pinkest drink I've ever had and trying to ask my friend John to grab us a couple of beers when my voice cracked for the first time in months, maybe years. I don't think he heard -- he had already op ... More >>
Plus: Readers reaction to Wild on Washington.
Speaking of single malts, Laphroaig Scotch has announced that it will become an official sponsor of the United States Curling Association. Drinking Scotch and watching the curlers compete are two fine old Scottish traditions that I can't get enough of. It reminds me of drinking Punt e Mes and watc ... More >>
The Montrose clubhouse is closing. What now?
A Night in, and for, the Vault
Talkin' dirty with 2 Live Crew's spinster