"Though they vary in terms of prominent flavors and execution, the familial aspects of Spanish dining and Southern soul food are similar. Diners share dishes and converse for hours over cocktails and multiple courses while reveling in each other's company. There's a link between Spanish, Latin and good ol' Texan hospitality that Batanga does really well." Find out more in this week's Cafe review. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS.
BLOG: Great Things in Small(ish) Packages at Batanga
It was a back and forth battle that went in to the overtime, but in the end the Texans managed to beat the Titans 30-24. Check out this collection of action shots, tailgating, fans, and Vanilla Ice. PHOTOS BY: GROOVEHOUSE (1-54); MARCO TORRES (55-98).
Friday the 13th, long thought of as an unlucky day, brought forth an old tradition to a few tattoo shops in town - $20 tattoos ($13 plus $7 tip). We visited Old Crow Parlor, 713 Tattoo Parlour and Sacred Heart Studios on Friday September 13th to see what they all had to offer. PHOTOS BY ABRAHÁN...
The 2013 edition of the Yes, Indeed! Music Festival took place on Saturday, September 14th. Over 25 bands rocked the stages at Last Concert Cafe, The Doctor's Office, and Houston House of Creeps. PHOTOS BY NICHOLAS ZALUD.
Word traveled quickly about Christine Ha's first pop-up dinner on Saturday, September 14. The season 3 MasterChef winner took over the kitchen at MKT BAR inside Phoenicia Specialty Foods to serve guests a "farewell to summer" dinner. Guests feasted on a crunchy and sweet green papaya salad...
Texas A&M. Alabama. Johnny Football. Nick Saban. The eyes of the college football world were on College Station Saturday for the epic rematch. We caught up with the Aggie fans before the game. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO MONTES.
This weekend at the Metro Cooking & Entertaining Show Houston Paula Deen made her first public appearance since the racism allegations that appeared in early Summer. We were on hand to see her interact with a sold out crowd. PHOTOS BY SON LAM.
"Dinner at Salé-Sucré has just about everything an evening at a small bistro in a quaint French city should have — personable but professional waiters; chic, cozy atmosphere; lots of time for long conversations over good wine; and plenty of culinary idiosyncrasies. Some, like serving...
Barbarella's Space City location (2404 San Jacinto) hosted it's grand opening on Sunday -- September 8th, 2013, featuring JD Samson (DJ Set) of Le Tigre & Men. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES.
Blog: Barbarella Explores New Frontier In Houston Dance Clubs
Burning Man's attendee-created installations and art cars continually represent the annual Black Rock Desert gathering's emergence as one of the year's premiere art events. Enjoy photos by Burning Man veteran photographer CuriousJosh of this year's wonderful work.
Still itching for more Black...