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This Week in Houston Food Events: New To-Go Specials and a Wine and Chocolate Zoom

15 hours ago by Brooke Viggiano
Though social distancing is in effect, restaurants have reduced seating and bars are closed for in-house services, the ever-strong Houston food community continues to truck on. This week, you can support local restaurants by carrying out or making reservations for dine-in service, raise money for a good cause during Houston...

Songs to Make The Clothes Melt Off This Valentine's Day

6 months ago by Kate McLean
Tick-tock-tick-tock—Makin’ Love With The Houston Press is hungry once again to deliver more unconventional Valentine’s Day music recommendations. Expect this lineup to melt the clothes right off your bodies wherever you may be; the kitchen, the parking lot, let’s hope not a parent/teacher conference… but I guess depending on the...

An Ode to the Cali Sandwich Lady

3 years ago by Jeff Balke
I honestly don't even know her name, but anyone who frequents the midtown Vietnamese joint, now inside the old Crave Sushi spot on Travis Street, knows who I mean. She is always behind the counter, taking orders and barking them back to her staff. She is the beating heart of...

Best Of Houston® 2020: Best Pizza - Deep Dish

7 months ago by Houston Press
Best Deep Dish Pizza: Chicago Italian Beef & Pizza Regional food pride has a way of weaving itself into a city's identity. The not-so-friendly competition that exists between the various barbecue regions of the South and Southwest makes for some heated debates. Tex-Mex vs. Cali-Mex mirrors the cultural hostilities between...

Cali Sandwich

Cali defines Vietnamese hole-in-the-wall, from the no-nonsense older woman who mans the counter to the no-frills (though sunny and relatively clean) dining room. Lunch crowds mob the place for...
Sandwiches, Vietnamese

Openings and Closings: In-N-Out Stafford and Katy Open Today, Black Bear Diner Soon

9 months ago by Lorretta Ruggiero
In-N-Out Burger, 12611 S. Kirkwood and 1010 Katy Fort Bend Road opens November 22 per a press release, according to Community Impact. There have been rumblings for several years which set social media ablaze with sparring between rabid Whataburger fans and In-N-Out loyalists. Californians have happy memories of road trips...

A Mexican Vegan and The Five Stages of Food Grief

9 months ago by Nicole Valadez
Standing in my family’s Texas kitchen one morning, I watched as my sisters, mom and dad bustled around cooking breakfast. I was visiting for Thanksgiving from Washington, D.C. – the city I escaped to earlier that year in order to find myself. I was anxious because I had a bombshell...

Mendocino Farms Embraces Foodie Sandwich Trends

10 months ago by Jeff Balke
The humble sandwich is experiencing a moment. What has long been considered a grab-and-go fast food option for providing fuel for the body quickly and efficiently is slowly finding a new audience among food lovers. Perhaps this is an extension of the explosion of casual gourmet proliferated by food trucks...

Houston's Best Sandwiches: Barbecue Pork Bánh Mì at Cali Sandwich

2 years ago by Jeff Balke
We are in search of Houston's best sandwiches because we love sandwiches and we love Houston! In February, I wrote an ode to the lady at Cali Sandwich. Today, I offer praise to the very sandwich I mentioned in that story (and the one that started the ball rolling on...

Jinya Ramen Heights Opens, Mendocino Farms Uptown Next Week

10 months ago by Lorretta Ruggiero
Jinya Ramen Bar, 449 W.19th, opened at the Heights Waterworks September 17. This makes the seventh Houston location for the upscale ramen restaurant. It's sleek and sexy and increasingly popular among noodle lovers. The broth is the star at JINYA and is slow-simmered for more than ten hours with either...

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