Shay McElroy

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Upcoming Events: Grab Your Mixers & Bake Cookies at Michael's Cookie Jar

    Next up in the Landry's Summer Chef Series is executive chef Ryan Braden of Brenner's Steakhouse on the Bayou. On Wednesday, July 16, beginning at 7 p.m., Braden will serve guests a five-course dinner with wine pairings for $95 per person. The meal kicks off with an heirloom tomato confit paired wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2014

    Bartender Chat: Eileen Aguirre of Goro & Gun

    Welcome to Eating...Our Words' Bartender Chat, in which we sit down with local bartenders and get to know their style. Whether they're slinging beers or mixing complex cocktails, bartenders are our buddies and confidants, but we're turning the tables and the camera on them to find out what they're p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2013

    The 5 Best Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend: Red Velvet Beer Launch, Toys for Tots Drive & 12 Bars of Christmas Bar Crawl

    No Label Beer Dinner @ Woodway Whole Foods Market Friday, 7-9 p.m. 6401 Woodway Dr. Reserve your spot at this five-course dinner from Whole Foods Market paired with No Label Brewery beers. Whole Foods has not announced the full menu , but it will include items such as seared day boat scallops with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    UPDATED: Top 10 Downtown Bars, Clubs & Ice Houses

    As does our sister blog Eating...Our Words, 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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2012

    A Month of the Irish: 31 Ways to Get Your Paddy On

    It's the Month O' The Irish. Well, the Irish-Americans, that is. We've previously brought you A Month of Oatmeal and 29 Ways to Indulge in Chocolate, so in honor of Irish American Month, we've searched the town for its greatest Irish bevvies and the best spots to grab an after. Get bolloxed with an ... More >>

  • News

    September 4, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 26, 2008

    Slideshow: Tricycle Poker Run on Main Street

    The promoters of the Tricycle Poker Run were probably hoping for more than three tricycles to show up on Sunday, August 24, but hey, at least one of them had a skull on it. The three-wheelers ran the gamut from Reserve 101 to Molly's Pub, Live Sports Cafe, Shay McElroy's and finally to Butterfly Hig ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 2, 2006



  • Music

    October 5, 2006

    Rants About Stuff

    A Bevy of Bad News

  • Music

    September 21, 2006

    The Lucky Charms

    Blaggards, Houston's only Celtic metal band

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2005

    Bring the Hookahs

    Licor Lounge goes South Asian with "Moksa"

  • Best of Houston

    September 23, 2004
  • Calendar

    March 11, 2004

    Green Party

    Lucky for us, St. Paddy's Day lasts a whole week