Pableaux Johnson

  • Dining

    March 25, 2010

    Ohio Barbecue

    The art of smoke, ten years later, at Bobbie Que's Rib Shack.

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2010

    Reds Beans and Ricely Yours

    ​I had red beans and rice with an excellent smoked sausage at Kojak's deli last Monday. Red beans and rice on Mondays is an old New Orleans tradition. It comes from a time when ham was commonly served for Sunday dinner and Monday was laundry day. The beans would simmer on the stove with the ha ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 2, 2009

    Tex-Cajun Cuisine at BB's Cajun Cafe

    This is the new late-night place to be if you like poor boys, grits and gravy, and breakfast in the middle of the night.

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2009

    Stop Whatever You Are Doing.

    At 2:45 P.M. on Fat Tuesday, 2009, Pableaux Johnson, New Orleans food writer and raconteur extraordinaire, sent Houstonians this message: "Whatever you are doing, stop it right now and take the rest of the day off. It's Mardis Gras people! You have a whole lot of drinking to do if you hope to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    Mardi Gras Road Trip: Liuzza's on Bienville

    Should you find yourself hungry and thirsty in between Mardis Gras parades in New Orleans this weekend, try Liuzza's at 3636 Bienville in Midtown. Louisiana food writer Pableaux Johnson introduced me to this traditional New Orleans Italian spot. First, he ordered us a couple of Liuzza's famous gia ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 13, 2007

    Danton's Gulf Coast Seafood Kitchen

    The newest Gulf seafood joint in town is knocking them dead with cheap oysters and awesome gumbo

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2007
  • Blogs

    August 30, 2007

    Get Lit: ESPN Gameday Gourmet, by Pableaux Johnson

    “Under no circumstances will you be required to open a can of Cream of Mushroom soup.” - Pableaux Johnson Pableaux Johnson clearly is having fun in this cookbook as a sample of some of his recipe titles --“Keg of Nails Beer Batter Bread,” “Goal-Line Mash-Up Guacamole” and “Laura’s ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 1, 2005

    Wrestling with Gourmet Tex-Mex

    Don't let the upscale decor at the new Cyclone Anaya's trick you into ordering the lobster enchiladas

  • Dining

    June 23, 2005

    Pan-Louisiana Fusion

    Call it Cajun, Creole, zydeco or whatever you want, it's all good at Soul on the Bayeaux

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Warmed Over

    Plus: Shoe Scuff, Stand Up, Broiler Steam

  • Dining

    May 9, 2002

    Planet Hemingway

    Floridita has a cute concept. Is there anything wrong with that?

  • Dining

    April 11, 2002

    Keep On Shuckin'

    Live dangerously with the Double Dumbass Combo at Gilhooley's Raw Bar

  • Dining

    December 14, 2000

    Creole Country

    Cajun, New Orleans Creole and African-French Creole are three distinct cuisines.