Long the bastion of boring chain restaurants and overly expensive hotspots, the Galleria has seen a resurgence in the past few years when it comes to food. Chef-owned-and-driven restaurants are upping the ante along Post Oak Boulevard while places like E-Tao and White Oak Kitchen Drinks are showin ... More >>
Last week, one of our Twitter followers made a special request: a guide to all the nearly 50 food trucks currently roaming around town that use Twitter -- along with their Twitter handles. So @sarahnoid, this list is for you.
Food trucks are sorted alphabetically, along with their primary type of c ... More >>
Photo by Chuck Cook PhotographyIt's just another night at The ModularSome of the best food to be had in Houston is happening in a small kitchen at Grand Prize, and a trailer in front of Liberty Station.
The Modular (as reported on previously by Minh Truong and Mai Pham) is the brainchild o ... More >>
I'm always a bit wary about dining and drinking at Rice Village establishments. I love my students, but there's something about being spotted wolfing down a plate of cheese fries or slurping an over-sized cocktail that lessens your professional credibility. My friends, however, had been raving abou ... More >>
Spicy interior Mexican-style wings at our No. 1 pick.Photo by Rachel BohananFor the next 20 weeks, we'll be rounding up the runners-up to our 2011 Best of Houston® winners. In many categories, picking each year's winner is no easy task. We'll be spotlighting 20 of those categories, in which ... More >>
Photo by Troy FieldsMy favorite bread for my favorite sandwich.Like Ginny Braud, I love sandwiches. Let me say that again: I LOVE sandwiches. Everyone who knows me knows this. It's become almost embarrassing given the fact that I'm on the wrong side of 40 and I still get giddy over a food ite ... More >>
Today brought a couple different commenters with a similar message. On Minh Truong's piece on recession dining at Giacomo's, SC said:
If you bring your kids to this place, they'd better be well-behaved, or you'll find me scowling at them. This is one of my favorite restaurants for a casual ... More >>
Photos by Minh T TruongVitello e Tonno TonnatoGroupon.com recently offered a $40 voucher for $20 to Quattro at the Four Seasons Hotel. It just so happens Chef Maurizio Ferrarese's will be one of the contenders in the Who's Your Chef? competition at the upcoming Italian Expo, so this was a goo ... More >>
sassyinthekitchenZelko's Lemon Ice Box PieLast week, Minh T. Truong asked the question, "Which Houston restaurants deserve Food Network recognition?" The comments poured in, but one in particular from EOW reader Ali caught my attention: "I'd love to bathe in Jamie Zelko's grits. Is that TMI? I do ... More >>
Today Minh Truong bravely listed her top 5 foods better prepared by someone else, and strangely, there was some dissent in the comments section. Said Crystal:
Huh? I disagree with all of the above (except maybe #4, since restaurants can get higher quality meat than I can). These are all som ... More >>
It was a sad start to the Christmas season last weekend at the Market Street Baptist Church. On Saturday morning, the only trinity on anyone's mind was gunfire, blood and death.A little bit before 10 a.m., police got a call that a family was fighting at the church and that someone had a gun. When ... More >>