Lorretta Ruggiero is a Houston Press freelance writer based in Cypress, Texas. She loves entertaining her family and friends with her food and sparkling wit. She is married to Classic Rock Bob and they have two exceptionally smart-aleck children.
1 day ago | Restaurant News
The Annie Cafe & Bar, 1800 Post Oak, will open for dinner September 25. It was originally scheduled to open September 24, but Tropical Storm/Depression/Pain-in-the- Ass Imelda left team members stranded, so the opening was pushed back a ...
8 days ago | Restaurant News
Candente, 4306 Yoakum, opens September 16. The new Tex-Mex restaurant comes from Sambrooks Management Company. Like another Sambrooks holding, The Pit Room, Candente will focus on smoke and high quality meats, such as prime Niman Ranch skirt...
10 days ago | Restaurant News
The kids are back to school, or maybe you're back in school yourself. While September gives us a peck on the cheek, promising us fall temperatures, our wallets have taken a hit from back to school supplies, refreshed wardrobes, summer vacati...
15 days ago | Restaurant News
Peli Peli, 1201 Lake Woodlands, opened September 3. The South African-inspired restaurant takes its name from the bird's eye chili pepper discovered by Portuguese settlers in the South African plains nearly 600 years ago. This makes the fourth loc...
22 days ago | Restaurant News
Los Tios Mexican Restaurant, 5161 San Felipe, opened August 26. The Tex-Mex restaurant from Adair Concepts has four other locations. The family-owned company also operates Adair Kitchen, Eloise Nichols Grill & Liquors, Bebidas, and Skeeter's M...
23 days ago | Restaurant News
For folks who are lucky enough to not have to labor on Labor Day, there are plenty of festivities to keep you hydrated and satiated the whole three day weekend. We checked in with restaurants and bars around town and discovered that Labor Day brun...