• Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    This Week in Deliciousness

    One tiny, lonely crab cake. I call him "Sebastian."​Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where we're still nursing bottle rocket burns and kebab skewer wounds from the 4th of July celebration on Monday. Did anyone else get really, really drunk and wind up donating half of y ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 8, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Stirred and Shaken: Downing Street Pub's Downing Street Draft

    Photo by Troy Fields​If you're on a scavenger hunt and anti-Obama bathroom graffiti pops up on your list, try Downing Street Pub (2549 Kirby, 713-523-2291). The place is how you might imagine The Wall Street Journal as a bar — lousy with white collars, cigars and masculine wood (the stai ... More >>

  • News

    February 17, 2005

    The Cannonball Run

    Ten competitors. One mile along the Katy Freeway. No cars allowed.

  • News

    December 16, 1999

    Back to the Futurist

    The guy who designed Cadillac Ranch wants to build a dolphin space station. Is it any wonder UH is divided over the return of Doug Michels?

  • News

    September 5, 1996

    Pretty Babies

    Inside the Miss American Rodeo Pageant: A tale of big hair, big money and little girls

  • Calendar

    March 21, 1996
  • News

    February 8, 1996

    Ascent of a Woman

    If you've got the drive, a conviction for stealing from a charity is no obstacle on the social climb. Just ask Susan Menke.

  • News

    June 8, 1995

    Clutch City Consumption

    Bootleg, legit, who cares? We gotta have it.

  • Dining

    January 6, 1994

    Working on the Chain Gang

    Carrabba's is cloning itself for national consumption. Has it kept its original flavor?