Houston, TX 77006
- Mon-Thu 11am-5:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-7:30pm, Sun 11am-5pm
- Family Style, Order Online, Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
- Parking Lot Available
- Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
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The Rest of the Best: Houston's Top Mom-and-Pop Restaurants
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 12 p.m. by Sam Brown
For the next 20 weeks, we'll be rounding up the runners-up to our 2011 Best of Houston® winners. In many categories, picking each year's winner is no easy task. We'll be spotlighting 20 of those categories, in which the winner h...
Top 5: Latin Eateries
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 1 p.m. by Geri Maria Harris
Plantains, beans, rice, slow cooked pork, spicy sauces - these are just but a few foods that come to mind when I think of Latin food. We have such a richly diverse Latin population in Houston that narrowing down the five best is ext...
Thursday, March 15, 2001 at 3 a.m. by Paul Galvani
It's easy to call the bacalao ($8.95), or salt cod, served at Tex Chick [712 1/2 Fairview, (713)528-4708] the best in town, because it's the only one in town. Tex Chick is also the only Puerto Rican restaurant in Houston -- at least...
Pure Puerto Rico
Thursday, December 7, 1995 at 3 a.m. by Paul Galvani
Teo and Carmen Gonzalez, the sixtysomething owners of Tex Chick, tell an interesting tale of how they ended up running their tiny, homey restaurant on Fairview. It begins, as do so many immigrant stories, with the first frightening ...