9 hours ago

There's a Vegan Scoop Shop in the Heights and You're Missing It

$ Dessert 238 W. 19th St.

    There's a Vegan Scoop Shop in the Heights and You're Missing It
    Chance meetings can be delicious meetings. It took running into Juice Girl owner Gretchen Todd to learn that she had opened her first vegan ice cream scoop shop in August, across the hall from her flagship beverage business on 19th Street in the Heights.
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11 hours ago

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Brews, Brunch and Local Love

1050 Studewood, 4224 San Felipe, 963 Bunker Hill

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1050 Studewood, 4224 San Felipe, 963 Bunker Hill

1050 Studewood, 4224 San Felipe, 963 Bunker Hill

1307 Enid

    Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Brews, Brunch and Local Love
    Here's a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: Black Friday Brunch at The General Public Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 797 Sorella The General Public is starting its weekend brunch early, offering locals a refuge from the post-Thanksgiving shopping madness with a Black Friday Brunch. Unwind with boozy...
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4 days ago

This Week in Houston Food Events: Turkey Day Eats and Black Friday Brunch

Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, continues its Outdoor Cooking Series with char-grilled chicken wings from Agricole sous chef Marcelo...

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Three Brothers Bakery, 12393 Kingsride, 4036 South Braeswood, 4606 Washington, is offering its fan favorite pies this holiday season. Get...

Three Brothers Bakery, 12393 Kingsride, 4036 South Braeswood, 4606 Washington, is offering its fan favorite pies this holiday season. Get pecan pie made...

The Phoenix on Westheimer, 1915 Westheimer, will host a festive pregame on the eve of Thanksgiving. Expect $5 turkey legs, $5 Wild Turkey shots and a good time. The party goes from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. 

The Pass & Provisions, 807 Taft, will host its second annual Beaujolais Wine beginning at 6:30 p.m. For the...

This Thursday and next (November 30), King’s Bierhaus, 2044 East T.C. Jester, will be offering guests a complimentary glühwein, a warm winter drink made with red wine, brandy and spices that is traditionally served in Germany and Austria. One glass per guest.

Neighborhood eatery Relish Restaurant & Bar, 2810 Westheimer, is launching Saturday brunch with a special menu of breakfast items and classic lunch favorites...

Central Market, 3815 Westheimer, will offer a Gingerbread House Decorating Class for all ages on Sundays, November 26 through...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Turkey Day Eats and Black Friday Brunch
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Thanksgiving Sweets Pies and Cakes at Three Brothers Bakery Three Brothers Bakery, 12393 Kingsride, 4036 South Braeswood, 4606 Washington, is offering its fan favorite pies this holiday season. Get pecan pie made with scratch-made pie crust and filled with a mound of southern pecans...
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Nov 16

It's Not Brunch Without a Bloody Mary

...program behind the bar since Ritual first opened in the Heights at the corner of 11th and Studewood. Made with habanero-infused vodka, a solution that's equal parts olive brine, lemon and...

$$ American/New American 911 W. 11th St.

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bar 2349 Bissonnet St

$$$ Cajun, Creole, Southern, Steak 3736 Westheimer Rd.

$$$ American/New American, Southern 602 Studewood St.

$$ Mexican/Tex-Mex 214 Fairview St.

    It's Not Brunch Without a Bloody Mary
    You really only get two chances a week to eat a proper brunch , and no weekend brunch is complete without the consummate brunch cocktail: the Bloody Mary. With so many satisfying varieties to sip around town, we narrowed down our picks to Houston's top six: Nested over on 11 Street in the Heights with both covered and uncovered outdoor space, Presidio delivers brunch on the weekends from 11 a.m.
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Nov 14

Alice Blue Excels at Good Appetizers

250 W 19th, 713-864-2050, alicebluehouston.com. Hours: Monday, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Tuesday, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday, 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

    Alice Blue Excels at Good Appetizers
    I haven't had brandade since I was a teenager in Paris-I remember having to double check that the sea of what looked like mashed potatoes served in an enormous casserole dish was my order. I've carried fond memories of that burbling dish since, and so I was delighted to see...
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Nov 13

Houston car garage worth more than $20 million

The solution was a giant warehouse at 3233 W 11th St.

    Houston car garage worth more than $20 million
    Tucked away in Houston's Heights neighborhood may be one of the most valuable properties in the city. With more than 200 of Houston's rarest cars valued at more than $20 million combined, ALARA Garage is where the city's wealthiest residents store their prized vehicles.
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Nov 13

This Week in Houston Food Events: Wings, Pies and Holiday Tamales

Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, continues its Outdoor Cooking Series with char-grilled chicken wings from Agricole sous chef Marcelo...

Field & Tides, 705 East 11th, will be hosting a Fried Chicken Throwdown from 6 to 9 p.m. The event...

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella, is hosting its first annual Beaujolais Party, with Lyle Railsback from Kermit Lynch Imports, at...

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As part of an annual tradition, Arnaldo Richards’ Picos, 3601 Kirby, has announced its new holiday tamale menu; and this year, customers can expect six new...

...m. to 7 p.m. in the restaurant’s parking lot on the corner of Kirby and Richmond, running through January 6 (excluding Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day). Guests can also pre-order...

Third Coast, 6550 Bertner (sixth floor), will host the second tasting in its monthly tasting series, with this event...

Ouisie’s Table, 3939 San Felipe, is bringing back its annual holiday tradition: the red dress named Miss Ruby. Celebrating its...

Bistro Provence, 13616 Memorial Drive, will be hosting its 2017 Beaujolais Nouveau Dinner beginning at 7 p.m. It begins...

Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Downtown, 1200 McKinney, is hosting its annual Champagne Campaign tasting beginning at 5:30 p.m.  The Pappas...

From 7 to 11 p.m., Brasserie du Parc, 1440 Lamar, is teaming up with Bastrop’s Violet Crown Spirits to launch Emerald Absinthe, the first...

The fourth annual Burger Bash takes place at The Water Works at Buffalo Bayou Park, 105 Sabine, from noon to 5 p.m. Local eateries will face off and compete to take home the title of Houston’s Best Burger, with entries ranging from the luxurious to the down-home. Tickets are $20 to $70. 

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Wings, Pies and Holiday Tamales
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Tuesday, November 14 Outdoor Cooking Series at Eight Row Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, continues its Outdoor Cooking Series with char-grilled chicken wings from Agricole sous chef Marcelo Garcia, plus pies by the slice from Fluff Bake Bar's Rebecca Masson. The...
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Nov 13

Where to Dine in Houston on Thanksgiving Day 2017

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella, 713-861-8666Hours: 11:15 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Price: $58 per person plus tax, gratuity and beverages; $5 snack packs

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Brennan's of Houston, 3300 Smith, 713-522-9711

Brasserie du Parc, 1440 Lamar, 832-879-2802 Hours: Noon to 7:30 p.m. Price: $39 per adult and $20 per child, plus tax and gratuity

Charivari, 2521 Bagby, 713-521-7231

    Where to Dine in Houston on Thanksgiving Day 2017
    From family-friendly buffets and traditional turkey plates with all the fixin's to extravagant holiday prix fixes and a few of spots that offer late-night snack packs, here's where to dine in Houston this Thanksgiving: Note: Don't forget to make reservations, as many of these spots will fill up. B&B Butchers...
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Nov 10

Openings and Closings: Welcome International Smoke, Goodbye Happy Fatz

Southern Goods, 623 West 19th, suffered a devastating fire on November 5, around 11 p.m., according to Houston Food...

Cactus Cove, 3333 W. 11th, had its soft opening October 22. This is the sixth restaurant for the Creek Group. The bar and grill is now serving lunch and dinner with plans for a brunch menu in the works. The happy hour specials are sure to please the locals in this Timbergrove neighborhood hangout.

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Happy Fatz, 3510 White Oak, closed November 1, according to Houstonia magazine. The popular Heights hot dog joint announced on...

...also reported that there was a fire and explosion at BJ Hooker’s Vodka Plant, 1300 East Richey, resulting in injuries to three people. We wish them a speedy recovery...

The Empanada Company, 2925 W. TC Jester opened in late October. The bakery serves meat, seafood and dessert empanadas, along with fresh-squeezed juices.

Brothers Larry and Tikie Kriticos are bringing a third location of their restaurant, Olympia Grill, to League City's Pinnacle Park. The Houston Chronicle reported that a lease was signed for a 10,000 square foot space at 2535 Interstate 45 South. Olympia Grill has two Galveston Island locations.

    Openings and Closings: Welcome International Smoke, Goodbye Happy Fatz
    Chef Michael Mina and cookbook author Ayesha Curry plan to open the third location of International Smoke at City Centre in early 2018, as reported here in the Houston Press. The menu highlights global flavors in bold and dynamic dishes. There are two other locations in Waikiki and San Francisco...
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Nov 08

Did Harvey damage family photos? Here's help.

The event, which will be by appointment only, will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 9 and 10 at the Heights Clocktower, 611 West 22nd St.

Nov 08

The Heights Is Dry No Longer

Cocktails 2518 Yale St.

Beer, Cocktails 1801 Yale St

Ice House, Outdoor Patio 1039 Yale St.

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$$ Italian 3320 White Oak Dr

    The Heights Is Dry No Longer
    Voters in a slim strip of the Heights came out solidly in favor of doing away with the area's arcane alcohol sales policy Tuesday, with the measure to disband the 1912 provision entirely earning 60 percent of the vote.
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Nov 07

Balls Out Burger Takes a Streamlined Approach to its Signature Dish

1603 N. Durham, 832-844-3359, ballsoutburger.com Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday

    Balls Out Burger Takes a Streamlined Approach to its Signature Dish
    My wife and kids have a new favorite joke. It's pretty simple, really. They wait until I'm eating, and then they photograph me, jaw unhinged and gaping like some deathly creature. I've been self-conscious about how I look while eating ever since they started, and rarely more so then when...
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Nov 07

Houston's Best Thanksgiving Catering Options

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella

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Ouisie's Table, 3939 San Felipe

Revival Market, 550 Heights

Brasserie du Parc, 1440 Lamar Street

Underbelly, 1100 Westheimer

Backstreet Cafe, 1103 South Shepherd

Hugo's, 1602 Westheimer

Kenny & Ziggy’s, 2327 Post Oak Boulevard

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 23501 Cinco Ranch, 12525 Memorial

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 23501 Cinco Ranch, 12525 Memorial

Hopdoddy, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park

Hopdoddy, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park

Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen,  6401 Woodway, 1140 Eldridge Parkway

Molina’s Cantina, 7901 Westheimer, 3801 Bellaire

    Houston's Best Thanksgiving Catering Options
    We're only a few days into November, sure, but it's never too early to start planning your annual Thanksgiving feast. In fact, if you're hoping to leave the cooking to the professionals this year, it's best to plan ahead, as in, right now. Here are the best Houston restaurants offering...
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Nov 06

Feast With the Beasts Is More Fun Than You Knew

$ Juice 238 W. 19th St.

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$$$ Brazilian, Steak 8250 Westheimer Rd.

    Feast With the Beasts Is More Fun Than You Knew
    I love the Houston Zoo. It's always among the top three things I mention to people when I extol the virtues of my adopted hometown. I'm even a fan of the food at the zoo. But tasting events? Not so much.
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Nov 06

This Week in Houston Food Events: A New Brunch and Iron Sommelier

Rainbow Lodge, 2011 Ella, is wrapping up its 40th year with tastes of three fun wines and the release...

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HS Green, 5092 Richmond, is celebrating Houston’s love for brunch with its own grand brunch opening, offering a...

Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has joined up with the Japan America Society of Houston for a special "Washoku for...

With white truffles in season, Da Marco, 1520 Westheimer, will be hosting a special dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. Guests can expect...

Brasserie 19, 1962 West Gray, is partnering with Domaine Dublère for an elegant wine dinner beginning at 7 p.m. Guests can enjoy a prix-fixe menu guided by owner and winemaker, Blair Pethel, for $125 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. Call Brasserie 713-524-1919.

The Burger Joint, 2703 Montrose, will be celebrating its second anniversary with a brew-filled burger bash from 6 to 10 p.m. Guests can enjoy $5 8th Wonder Brewery pints (in free pint glasses), plus $3 refills and gift card giveaways. 

...Japan at an intimate, five-course dinner paired with five unique sakes at Lucille’s, 5512 La Branch, beginning at 7 p.m. Rodney Willis, a certified sommelier, will be on-site to...

Celebrate the start of this holiday season at Pappas Bros. Steakhouse at the Houston Galleria, 5839 Westheimer, by tasting an array of spectacular Champagnes beginning at 5:30 p.m. For $120...

Beginning at 2 p.m., Public Services Wine & Whisky, 202 Travis, will host a class exploring the category of brandy via classic expressions from Europe and modern, new-world examples. Snacks from chef Karen Man will also be served. Tickets are $65 per person.

...are invited to attend the 12th International Risotto Festival, held at The Houston Design Center, 7026 Old Katy, from 2 to 6 p.m. The gourmet food festival includes an afternoon of Italian...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: A New Brunch and Iron Sommelier
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: New Special Brunch launch at HS Green HS Green, 5092 Richmond, is celebrating Houston's love for brunch with its own grand brunch opening, offering a menu of healthy choices and guilty pleasures. Indulge your a.m. cravings with avocado eggs benny, bagel...
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Nov 03

Upcoming Houston Food Events: Meet the Turducken Burger

Field & Tides, 705 East 11th, will be hosting a Fried Chicken Throwdown on Tuesday, November 14, from 6 to 9...

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Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has just received its first shipment of white Alba truffles, joining a supply of black...

With white truffles in season, Da Marco, 1520 Westheimer, will be hosting a special dinner on Monday, November 6, beginning at 6:30 p...

Brasserie 19, 1962 West Gray, is partnering with Domaine Dublère for an elegant wine dinner on Wednesday, November 8, at 7 p.m. Guests can enjoy a prix-fixe menu guided by owner and winemaker, Blair Pethel, for $125 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. Seating is limited. Call 713-524-1919.

...favorites in just one bite thanks to the new seasonal special at Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park. The Thanksgiving Turducken Burger ($10) includes a stuffing bun, fried...

...just one bite thanks to the new seasonal special at Hopdoddy Burger Bar, 4444 Westheimer, 5510 Morningside, 142 Vintage Park. The Thanksgiving Turducken Burger ($10) includes a stuffing bun, fried green beans...

...on Sunday, November 12, from 2 to 6 p.m. at The Houston Design Center, 7026 Old Katy. The gourmet food festival includes an afternoon of Italian foods along with fantastic wines, music...

    Upcoming Houston Food Events: Meet the Turducken Burger
    Mark your calendars, because you don't want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Kata Robata, 3600 Kirby, has just received its first shipment of white Alba truffles, joining a supply of black truffles already in house. For at least the next month, chef Manabu Horiuchi will offer several specials...
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Nov 03

Openings & Closings: El Burro and The Bull Team Open a Gourmet General Store

...Beer and wine are available. The Press took a first look at the Heights location, 721 W. 19th, over the summer and found it to be pretty tasty and affordable...

Cavatore’s Italian Restaurant, 2120 Ella, has finished its renovations after Hurricane Harvey left two feet of water in the restaurant...

And ThroughGood Coffee at 732 W. 27th in the Heights adds a food truck out front, Soul Taco, on November 4, that, like the coffee shop, will be run by Beyonce’s pastor Rudy Rasmus, as Eater Houston reports.

Over the Moon, 238 W. 19th, opened October

Wicklow Heights, 1027 W. 19th, grand opening November 4

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...retail store selling their meats and products in January 2018. Henderson and Kane General Store, 715 Henderson, is located in an old Sixth Ward historical building which formerly housed a 1930s mercantile...

...mouth-tingling cuisine — and tamer Chinese dishes for the timid — is now softly open at 917 Winbern, Unit B, as reported here in the Houston Press. A huge ‘soft opening’ menu features...

After 37 years of serving Houstonians traditional Italian fare, Carmelo’s, 14795 Memorial, will serve its final meal on December 25, 2017, ending its run with the popular...

...the Press reported, is relocating in spring 2018. The new, larger restaurant will open at 12313 Katy Freeway, less than five miles from the original. Owners Paul and Lydia Braden decided to move...

Main Squeeze Juice Co. will open its first Houston location at 6825 South Fry in December, according to the Houston Chronicle. The Lake Charles-based juice and smoothie bar...

If fruit in ice cream form is more your thing, Brick Shavers, 6176 Highway 6 North, has a variety of crepes, ice creams, and fresh fruit toppings, along with the usual candy add-ons. The shop opened September 28 and has tot-sized tables and chairs and a chalkboard easel for wee ones.

Meanwhile, in the Warehouse District, brewery 160ft Beerworks, 1310 Nance, has shuttered for good. According to Eater Houston, this is also due to Harvey damage...

Fadi’s Mediterranean Grill, 8383 Westheimer, has closed, apparently due to a lease termination with close to $71,000 due in...

...signed,  according to Realty News Report. Hurricane Harvey flooded the H-E-B location at 5417 S. Braeswood, resulting in a permanent closure. H-E-B is also constructing a two-story store...

Another Starbucks is opening in Houston. Starbucks No. 48023 is about ready to open at 1801 Richmond, as reported by as reported by Swamplot. Just in time for pumpkin-spice latte madness.

BB’s Cafe, 26010 Hempstead,opened October 24

Bundt Cake-A-Holic, 16940 Ella, grand opening October 27

Cafetopia, 2825 Wilcrest, opened August 14

Cajun Stop, 2130 Jefferson, grand reopening October 15

Casian Crawfish, 5314 Telephone, opened June 3

Christian’s Tailgate, 5114 Kirby, grand opening October 23

Dish Society, 12525 Memorial, soft opening October 9

Evo Taco, 12637 Westheimer, opened September 3

Five Boroughs Italian Cuisine and New York Pizza, 14642 Memorial, opened October 10

44 Farms, 1509 S. Highway 36, opened October 21

Graziana’s Pizza and Pasta, 10730 Barker Cypress, grand opening September 9

Laki Fish, 9889 Bellaire, grand opening October

Luna Pizzeria, 7705 Westheimer, opened October 1

Melange Creperie, 714 Yale, opened October 16

Mia Bella Trattoria, 3773 Richmond, grand opening October 12

Night Market Thai, 9630 Clarewood, opened October 3

Pho Con Bo, 11403 Bellaire, opened August 25

Red Wok, 3758 S. Gessner, opened September 2

Seoul Pig Korean BBQ, 2510 Smith Ranch, soft opening early September

Spring Street Beer and Wine Garden, 1920 Houston Avenue, opened October 27

Tarim Grill, 11660 Westheimer, opened October 15

The French Fry House, 3221 Ennis

Theodore Rex, 1302 Nance, opened October 5

California Pizza Kitchen, 1997 W. Gray

Nick’s Pub, 1448 Wilcrest, closed due to fire, September 29

SaltAir Seafood Kitchen, 3029 Kirby, closed October 27

    Openings & Closings: El Burro and The Bull Team Open a Gourmet General Store
    John and Veronica Avila, the husband and wife team behind El Burro and the Bull, a barbecue eatery located in the downtown underground food hall, Conservatory, will open a retail store selling their meats and products in January 2018. Henderson and Kane General Store, 715 Henderson, is located in an...
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Nov 02

Dig In: The Best Houston Restaurants for Family-Style Dining

$$ Greek 1111 Studewood St.

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1972 Fairview St.

$$ Barbecue 1201 Richmond Ave.

$$ Mexican/Tex-Mex 2704 Navigation Blvd.

$ Indian, Pakistani 6652 Southwest Fwy.

$$ American/New American 1100 Westheimer Rd.

$$ Italian 3320 White Oak Dr

    Dig In: The Best Houston Restaurants for Family-Style Dining
    The best way to experience Houston's culinary scene is to try a slew of dishes with the whole gang. So get everybody together and hit one of these local treasures, each of which is great for group noshing.
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Oct 31

The Most Unusual Hour: A Night with Hendricks Gin's Grand Garnisher

German 1433 North Shepherd Drive

    The Most Unusual Hour: A Night with Hendricks Gin's Grand Garnisher
    It's a brisk October night in Heights Bier Garten's courtyard when the most unusual vehicle comes rolling through the packed parking lot. It is none other than Hendricks Gin Grand Garnisher on its second stop of the night.
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Oct 30

This Week in Houston Food Events: Halloween Treats and Jambalaya

For the last Tuesday in October, chef Paul Lewis is taking over the outdoor grill at Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale, from 5 to 7 p.m. Lewis will prepare a Thai dish featuring Chiang Mai-style sausage with Thai-spiced head-on prawns, crispy jasmine rice, spicy green chile dip and persimmon som tum salad.

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...menu will run during the entire month of November at both locations in Rice Village, 2356 Rice, and Memorial, 14714 Memorial. For each $25 prix fixe, three-course dinner menu sold, $4...

...the entire month of November at both locations in Rice Village, 2356 Rice, and Memorial, 14714 Memorial. For each $25 prix fixe, three-course dinner menu sold, $4 will be donated to...

...goblins are invited for a Dia de los Muertos chocolate party at Cacao and Cardamom, 5000 Westheimer, from 5 to 7 p.m. Guests can decorate a chocolate skull with edible glitter...

Both the Rice Village and CityCentre locations of Sweet Paris Crêperie & Café, 2420 Rice, 707 Sorella,  are celebrating World Vegan Day by offering two vegan crêpe options: “The...

Brennan’s of Houston, 3300 Smith, will support the Hurricane Harvey Hospitality Employee Relief Fund with a special Courtyard Social: Jam...

From 6 p.m. to midnight at Mongoose Versus Cobra, 1011 McGowen, locals are invited taste Brash Brewing's barrel aged Hammer Smash Face alongside Jameson's...

Xochi, 1777 Walker, will host a Day of The Dead Benefit Dinner, raising money for Mexico earthquake relief...

Ouisie’s Table, 3939 San Felipe. is launching a royal purple deviled egg menu item, with beet-pickled devil eggs, offered...

...will be hosting its annual Fall Soiree at 6 p.m. in The Monarch Center, 2815 Rosefield. The fundraising pop-up dinner will feature a four-course menu that has been crafted...

Head to the Hobby Event Center, 9906 Gulf Freeway, for a massive all-day food truck festival. The event will be kid-friendly from...

...the fall. The next event will take place at 6:30 p.m. at Underbelly, 1100 Westheimer, as past and current chefs reunite to raise funds for the uninsured female patients of...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Halloween Treats and Jambalaya
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Halloween Specials Spooky Treats at Ooh La La Dessert Boutique Ooh La La Dessert Boutiques, 23920 Westheimer, 20155 Park Row, 770 West Sam Houston Parkway North, have Halloween goodies in the bakery cases, from spooky shortbread cookies and bat cupcake truffles...
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Oct 27

Openings & Closings: Feges BBQ Brings The Brisket to Greenway Plaza in Early 2018

...Food and Drug at H-E-B. Construction will start on the store, located at 2300 N. Shepherd and 23rd, in November. The store is slated to open in fall 2018...

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Christian’s Tailgate, has opened its fifth Houston area location at 5114 Kirby, according to Houston CultureMap . In an area ripe with “breastaurants,” the family-friendly sports bar...

Pho Con Bo, 11403 Bellaire, opened August 25. Pho comes in three sizes, including extra large, which is still less...

Cafetopia, 2825 Wilcrest, opened August 14. The creperie and bakery, located near Houston Community College Northwest, turns out...

Tarim Grill, 11660 Westheimer, opened October 15. This halal restaurant is bringing Turkik cuisine to Houstonians in the Westchase area. We’re interested in trying one of the naan burgers.

Red Wok, 3758 S. Gessner, opened September 21. Though it offers a Chinese menu also, it’s the Indonesian dishes that are getting the love on Facebook and Yelp.

Hawi Hawaiian BBQ Express, 12254 FM 1960 West, opened October 1. While poke is all the rage right now, it isn’t on...

Seoul Pig Korean BBQ, 2510 Smith Ranch, had its soft opening in early September. Though the prices seem a bit steep at...

BB’s Cafe opened its eighth location at 26010 Hempstead on October 24. Taking over the building which formerly housed The Cypress Station Grill, the...

...cooking to the Cypress area. Founded in 2007 by Brooks Bassler, the original location at Montrose and Westheimer is just 1,100-square-feet. The new location is much larger and offers a...

Bundt Cake-A-Holic has opened in a new location at 16940 Ella, according to Eater Houston. The boozy bundt cakes come in more than 100 flavors, including...

    Openings & Closings: Feges BBQ Brings The Brisket to Greenway Plaza in Early 2018
    Feges BBQ is set to debut in early 2018 at the Greenway Plaza food court from Patrick Feges and Erin Smith. The husband and wife team met while working at Underbelly in 2012. Feges is a self-taught pitmaster who has experience from barbecue powerhouses Southern Goods and Killen's, among others...
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Oct 26

Greenwood King Properties' annual pumpkin patch event returns to Heights

Greenwood King Properties held its annual Pumpkin Patch event on Saturday morning, Oct. 21, on the front lawn of the company's Heights office at 1801 Heights Blvd.

    Greenwood King Properties' annual pumpkin patch event returns to Heights
    Greenwood King Properties held its annual Pumpkin Patch event on Saturday morning, Oct. 21, on the front lawn of the company's Heights office at 1801 Heights Blvd. A pre-Halloween tradition for more than 17 years, the Greenwood King Properties Pumpkin Patch offers a yard full of hundreds of pumpkins in all shapes and sizes ready to be carted home by children.
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Oct 26

Best Places To Get Your Pumpkin Fix In Houston

1901 N. Shepherd Drive

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4036 S. Braeswood Blvd.

1953 Montrose Blvd

2000 Lyons Ave.

    Best Places To Get Your Pumpkin Fix In Houston
    Autumn is here, and while Houston is not a city where lovers of fall colors will find endless photo opportunities standing next to orange and red hued foliage, we still like to celebrate the season in other traditional ways.
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Oct 26

Please join us today at 4pm for a Ribbon Cutt...

Please join us today at 4pm for a Ribbon Cutting McIntyre's 1230 W 20th St. Then stay and attend a spooky and ooky Heights Young Professionals Halloween party form 5:00-8:00. Don't forget to wear your costume for a chance to win the costume contest!

    Greater Heights Area Chamber of Commerce
    Greater Heights Area Chamber of Commerce, Houston. 1,932 likes · 111 talking about this · 138 were here. The Chamber's mission statement sums up its purpose - to take your business to greater...
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Oct 25

Where To Eat and Watch The World Series: Dining Deals and Watch Parties in Houston

Agricole Hospitality's Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale,  and Coltivare, 3320 White Oak

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...enjoy happy hour and beer specials out on the patio at MAX’s Wine Dive, 214 Fairview in Montrose. Everything on the happy hour menu is less than $10 and new televisions...

Agricole Hospitality's Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale,  and Coltivare, 3320 White Oak

Hay Merchant, 1100 Westheimer

Good Dog, 903 Studewood, 1312 W. Alabama

Good Dog, 903 Studewood, 1312 W. Alabama

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 23501 Cinco Ranch, 12525 Memorial

Dish Society, 5740 San Felipe, 23501 Cinco Ranch, 12525 Memorial

Molina’s Cantina, 7901 Westheimer, 3801 Bellaire

    Where To Eat and Watch The World Series: Dining Deals and Watch Parties in Houston
    Plenty of dining deals and watch party information has been heading our way concerning where you and your Astros-loving squad can get cheap food and drinks while watching the World Series this week. Here are even more places to cash in on affordable game day fun. Willie's Grill & Icehouse,...
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Oct 24

First Look at Over the Moon

238 W. 19th, 713-478-7486

    First Look at Over the Moon
    For all its glorious food diversity, one area in which Houston lacks is a wealth of options for quality vegan fare. Would it be too cheesy to say I'm over the moon about the new vegan ice cream shop that recently opened in the Heights? Over the Moon is an...
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Oct 24

Five New Cheap Eats For The Weekend

3. Over The Moon Vegan Ice Cream, 238 W. 19th

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5. Laki Fish, 9889 Bellaire

4. The Pho Spot, at Conservatory, 1010 Prairie

    Five New Cheap Eats For The Weekend
    The weekend is here and if you're not up to breaking the bank, here are five great new spots that won't set you back very much, whether you're in the mood for poke, soul food, Italian, pho or maybe even a sweet treat of the Vegan nature. From Chinatown to...
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Oct 24

Openings and Closings: Goodbye SaltAir, Hello Dish Society No. 3

...shop across the street from her popular organic juice bar, Juice Girl. Over the Moon, 238 W. 19th, serves mostly cashew-based ice creams with all organic ingredients, as reported here in the...

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Dish Society, 12525 Memorial, began its soft opening October 9 and, as of this week, is now in full...

Clark Cooper Concepts restaurant group, which includes eateries Ibiza, Brasserie 19, Coppa Osteria, Punk's and The Dunlavy, announced this week that its two-year-old raw bar and redfish hub SaltAir Seafood Kitchen, 3029 Kirby, will close on October 27.

California Pizza Kitchen, 1997 W. Gray, has closed permanently. According to Swamplot, it will make way for a two-story Perry’s Steakhouse and Grille. Weingarten Realty plans to build a high-rise residential building in the area, along with an underground parking garage.

Cajun Stop, 2130 Jefferson, closed September 8, temporarily, for roof repairs. The EaDo joint reopened October 6 and had a grand reopening October 15. Known for its extra sloppy roast beef po-boys and boiled seafood, it operates a second restaurant at 24320 Kuykendahl.

If Cajun fusion is your thing, Casian Crawfish, 5314 Telephone Road, opened June 3. Yeah, we missed this one over the summer but social media sure...

...Houston, opened a second location at 375 Greens on July 28. The original restaurant at 10500 W. Bellfort was started by Jeanette Williams, described as a creative soul food genius on the website...

Americans cannot get enough of loaded french fries and The French Fry House, 3221 Ennis, is ready to satisfy the demand. This Third Ward french fry stand serves Philly fries...

Evo Taco, 12637 Westheimer, had its soft opening after Hurricane Harvey and its pre-opening party on September 3...

Luna Pizzeria, 7705 Westheimer, opened October 1. There are two other locations, one in the Heights at 107 Yale, and another at 3435 Kirby. This build-your-own pizza concept also offers a handful of signature pizzas and lunch specials daily until 4 p.m.

Luna Pizzeria, 7705 Westheimer, opened October 1. There are two other locations, one in the Heights at 107 Yale, and another at 3435 Kirby. This build-your-own pizza concept also offers a handful of signature pizzas and lunch specials daily until 4 p.m.

Luna Pizzeria, 7705 Westheimer, opened October 1. There are two other locations, one in the Heights at 107 Yale, and another at 3435 Kirby. This build-your-own pizza concept also offers a handful of signature pizzas and lunch specials daily until 4 p.m.

...want their pizzas the old-fashioned way, Five Boroughs Italian Cuisine and New York Pizza, 14642 Memorial, officially opened on October 10. Besides New York-style pizza, the restaurant offers calzones, stromboli...

The poke invasion continues in Houston, with two new poke-centric eateries opening in Chinatown’s Dun Huang Plaza at 9889 Bellaire. As reported by Eater Houston, Wiki Poki made its debut October 11 with the usual offerings of various proteins and toppings, including Flamin’ Hot Cheetos.

Just in time for fall’s cooler weather, Spring Street Beer & Wine Garden is now open at 1920 Houston Avenue, right off the Heights biking trail. As owner Amy Felen told the Press back in early 2017, you can expect great local beers — there’s 14 on tap — and reasonably priced European wine menu.

The grand opening of the store at 1509 S. Highway 36, in Cameron, will start at 11 a.m. Saturday with refreshments, family-friendly games...

    Openings and Closings: Goodbye SaltAir, Hello Dish Society No. 3
    Dish Society, 12525 Memorial, began its soft opening October 9 and, as of this week, is now in full swing. The restaurant sources many of its ingredients from local suppliers, such as Atkinson Farms, Black Hill Ranch and Slow Dough Bread. There is counter service for breakfast and lunch and...
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Oct 24

Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Get Ready for Tacolandia

...for the soon to be undead held in the parking lot next to We Olive, 249 West 19th,at 6 p.m. Tickets for the dinner are $100 per person and include entry...

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2044 East T.C. Jester

105 Sabine

2000 Lyons

1100 Westheimer

    Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Get Ready for Tacolandia
    Here's a look at this weekend's best culinary happenings: King's Oktoberfest at King's BierHaus Friday, 5 p.m. to midnight; Saturday, noon to midnight; Sunday, noon to 9 p.m. 2044 East T.C. Jester The sixth annual King's Oktoberfest continues as King's BierHaus makes its debut. Guests can expect a variety of...
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Oct 24

This Week in Houston Food Events: Get $1 Pies at Cane Rosso

Every Tuesday in October from 5 to 7 p.m., chef Paul Lewis is taking over the outdoor grill at Eight Row Flint, 1039 Yale. Lewis will prepare a Thai dish featuring Chiang Mai-style sausage with Thai-spiced head-on prawns, crispy jasmine rice, spicy green chile dip and persimmon som tum salad.

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The Montrose location of Cane Rosso, 4306 Yoakum, is turning one year old, and it's celebrating with a pizza party from 5...

The Pass & Provisions, 807 Taft, is hosting an "Evening with Jasmine Hirsch of Hirsch Vineyards Wine Dinner" beginning at 6...

Beginning at 7 p.m., Chama Gaúcha Brazilian Steakhouse, 5865 Westheimer, is hosting an exclusive five-course “Around The World” wine dinner. For $55 per person...

The Lucky Rice festival will be held at The Astorian, 2500 Summer, from 8 to 10 p.m. (7 p.m. for VIP). The annual feast showcases...

...charity dinner and cocktail masquerade party will take place at the Four Seasons Hotel Houston, 1300 Lamar, from 7 to 10 p.m., with celebrity chefs including Richard Sandoval, Michael Mina, Hugo...

Held at Kingwood Town Center, 8 North Main, beginning at noon, the Kingwood Monster Margarita Festival will feature food tucks, vendors, live music...

Held at Underbelly, 1100 Westheimer from 2 to 5 p.m., the 4th annual Depressed Cake Shop brings together a...

In celebration of its second anniversary, State of Grace, 3258 Westheimer, is gearing up for a major culinary celebration. Held from 4 to 7 p.m...

    This Week in Houston Food Events: Get $1 Pies at Cane Rosso
    Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday, October 23 $1 Pizza Night at Cane Rosso Montrose The Montrose location of Cane Rosso, 4306 Yoakum, is turning one year old, and it's celebrating with a pizza party from 5 to 10 p.m. Get $1 margherita and marinara pizzas...
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Oct 24

Houston GLBT Political Caucus is at Spjst Lod...

1435 Beall St

    Houston GLBT Political Caucus
    The endorsement card is out and about today! Let's early vote all over Houston. Take a selfie with the card when you vote and include #VoteTheCard! You can still sign up to volunteer to...
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Oct 24

Bet You Didn't Think to Celebrate Halloween at These Houston Food Businesses

$ Dessert 420 E. 20th St.

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$ American/New American 2000 Lyons Ave.

$ Café, Vegetarian 3419 Dowling St.

$ American/New American, Bakeries, Dessert 601 Heights Blvd.

    Bet You Didn't Think to Celebrate Halloween at These Houston Food Businesses
    One of the worst parts of adulting is watching costumed kids stroll down your block on Halloween, knowing that after the walk of solicitation those smug masqueraders are going home with a sack full of sweets that will last them well into December. (Or, if they are anything like I was, Election Day.)
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Oct 23

5 Flu-Fighting Foods to Add to Your Grocery List

540 W. 19th St., Houston,

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Tai Chi for Beginners will take place at The Health Museum, 1515 Hermann Dr. Houston, TX 77004. Each series consists of 6 Weeks of classes, beginning October 5th– November...

    5 Flu-Fighting Foods to Add to Your Grocery List | Houston Family Magazine
    Getting a vaccine is not the only way to protect yourself from the flu. What you eat every day can also protect you from getting sick. That is why local physicians with American Family Care are advising families during National Flu Prevention Week to add 5 FluFighting Foods to their grocery lists.
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Oct 23

Our Latest Obsession: Angela's Oven

$ Bakeries, Café 204 Aurora St.

    Our Latest Obsession: Angela's Oven
    The residential sliver of the Heights sectioned off by the junction of Yale and Cavalcade is full of surprises. Looking for an art film? 14 Pews might be in the middle of a Norwegian film festival, as it was all last month. Modern office spaces appear seemingly out of nowhere.
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Oct 23

Early voting for November 2017 begins today

1435 Beall Street

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1001 Preston Street, 4th Floor

3725 Fulton Street

4802 Lockwood Drive

4410 Navigation Boulevard

6960 Rustic Street, Parking Garage

5107 Griggs Road

8130 Kirby Drive

1475 West Gray Street

9720 Spaulding Street, Building 4

9314 Cullen Boulevard

3810 West Fuqua Street

6400 Bissonnet Street

3599 Westcenter Drive

1414 Wirt Road

4141 Victory Drive

6719 West Montgomery Road

11901 West Hardy Road

4102 Rustic Woods Drive

15741 Wallisville Road

16616 Diana Lane

10851 Scarsdale Boulevard

4250 Cook Road

926 Country Place Drive

19710 Clay Road

26026 Hempstead Highway

9449 Grant Road

12512 Walters Road

    Early voting for November 2017 begins today
    From the inbox: "The best option to vote in the upcoming Nov. 7 election is during the early voting period," advised Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart. Early Voting for the November 7, 2017 General and Special Elections begins Monday, October 23 and will run through Friday, November 3.
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Oct 22

Harris County early voting to begin Monday

The Heights: SPJST Lodge #88: 1435 Beall Street, Houston, 77008.

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Main Office: Harris County Administration Building: 1001 Preston Street, 4th Floor, Houston, 77002.

Moody Park: Moody Park Community Center: 3725 Fulton Street, Houston, 77009.

Downtown East: Ripley House Neighborhood Center: 4410 Navigation Boulevard, Houston, 77011.

Southeast Houston: HCCS Southeast College: 6960 Rustic Street, Parking Garage, Houston, 77087.

Palm Center: Young Neighborhood Library: 5107 Griggs Road, Houston, 77021.

Astrodome Area: Fiesta Mart: 8130 Kirby Drive, Houston, 77054.

Near Town: Metropolitan Multi-Service Center: 1475 W. Gray Street, Houston, 77019.

Northeast Houston: Northeast Multi-Service Center: 9720 Spaulding Street, Building #4, Houston, 77016.

Sunnyside: Sunnyside Multi-Purpose Center: 9314 Cullen Boulevard, Houston, 77051.

South Houston: Hiram Clarke Multi-Service Center: 3810 W. Fuqua Street, Houston, 77045.

SW Houston: Bayland Park Community Center: 6400 Bissonnet Street (near Hillcroft), Houston, 77074.

Near West Side: Tracy Gee Community Center: 3599 Westcenter Drive, Houston, 77042.

Spring Branch: Trini Mendenhall Community Center: 1414 Wirt Road, Houston, 77055.

Victory Center: Lone Star College - Victory Center: 4141 Victory Drive, Houston, 77088.

Acres Homes: Acres Homes Multi-Service Center: 6719 W. Montgomery Road, Houston, 77091.

North: Hardy Senior Center: 11901 West Hardy Road, Houston, 77076.

Kingwood: Kingwood Community Center, Room 102: 4102 Rustic Woods Drive, Kingwood, 77345.

Wallisville Road: North Channel Branch Library: 15741 Wallisville Road, Houston, 77049.

Clear Lake: Freeman Branch Library: 16616 Diana Lane, Houston, 77062.

Scarsdale: Scarsdale County Annex: 10851 Scarsdale Boulevard, Houston, 77089.

Alief: Alief ISD Administration Building: 4250 Cook Road, Houston, 77072.

West Houston: Nottingham Park: 926 Country Place Drive, Houston, 77079.

Northwest: Prairie View A&M University - Northwest: 9449 Grant Road, Houston, 77070.

Fallbrook: Fallbrook Church: 12512 Walters Road, Houston, 77014.

Oct 22

!!! STILL !!! FREE DRAUGHT BEER !!! >>>>...

...beer from last night's Taste Of Timbergrove Manor, A Founders Dinner gathering last night. 6314 Grovewood Lane 77008 It is under our carport out front ... serve yourself, any time today. It's...

Oct 22

!!! FREE DRAUGHT BEER !!! *** WE STILL HAV...

...beer from last night's Taste Of Timbergrove Manor, A Founders Dinner gathering last night. 6314 Grovewood Lane 77008 It is under our carport out front ... serve yourself, any time today. It's...

Oct 22

!!! FREE DRAUGHT BEER !!! Compliments of E...

...beer from last night's Taste Of Timbergrove Manor, A Founders Dinner gathering last night. 6314 Grovewood Lane 77008 It is under our carport out front ... serve yourself, any time today. It's...


Oct 19

Houston GLBT Political Caucus added an event....

...Bayland, 6400 Bissonnet St West Gray Multipurpose Center, 1475 W Gray St SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St Sign up for volunteer shifts at the Caucus website: http://www.thecaucus.org/sign-up...

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...election day. We will be handing out the card at the following locations: Barnett Bayland, 6400 Bissonnet St West Gray Multipurpose Center, 1475 W Gray St SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St Sign...

...the card at the following locations: Barnett Bayland, 6400 Bissonnet St West Gray Multipurpose Center, 1475 W Gray St SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St Sign up for volunteer shifts at the Caucus website...

    Early Vote the Card!
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Oct 19

The Best New Places to Enjoy Patio Season

$$ American/New American 911 W. 11th St.

$ Hamburgers 1603 N. Durham Dr.

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$$ Italian 3320 White Oak Dr

$$$ American/New American 2048 Colquitt St.

    The Best New Places to Enjoy Patio Season
    We're already celebrating the arrival of patio weather at Houstonia with this month's review of Heights Biergarten and King's Bierhaus, two of the greatest places to sip a brew outdoors that have opened this year. But what else is new since the last time temperatures dropped into the comfy 60s and 70s?
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Oct 18

Please join us today for a Fabulous dual ribb...

Please join us today for a Fabulous dual ribbon cutting for Fairway Mortgage - Houston Heights 1030 Yale and Event Management by Andries & Associates at 4pm! Enjoy some networking and delicious libations!

    Greater Heights Area Chamber of Commerce
    Greater Heights Area Chamber of Commerce, Houston. 1,932 likes · 111 talking about this · 138 were here. The Chamber's mission statement sums up its purpose - to take your business to greater...
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Oct 16

Design Could Save Your Life: Revisiting the H2Ouston Living in Floodplains Tour

823 Shirkmere. Photo: Nash Baker.

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...flood but they, along with their occupants, emerged intact. Unfortunately, the house in Meyerland, a 1965 Brooks and Brooks design, sustained damage. In the past, the terrazzo floors handled a small amount...

    Design Could Save Your Life: Revisiting the H2Ouston Living in Floodplains Tour | OffCite Blog
    823 Shirkmere. Photo: Nash Baker. On a bright Saturday last March, the Rice Design Alliance hosted its annual tour. This year's focus was " H20uston: Living in Floodplains," and the tour opened six structures to the public-four houses, one townhouse, one historic commercial building-that all negotiate how to inhabit flood-prone grounds.
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Oct 16

Great Wolf Lodge: How to Make the Most of Your Trip Without Breaking the Bank

540 W. 19th St., Houston,

    Great Wolf Lodge: How to Make the Most of Your Trip Without Breaking the Bank | Houston Family Magazine
    By Rhonda C. Munoz Packing the family up in the car for a trip to Grandma's house can be a challenge, and she lives only ninety minutes away. If I am being honest, a trip to the grocery store with kids in tow can turn my naturally brown hair a lovely shade of silver.
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Oct 15

Haunted Houses in the Houston area (and family-friendly options)

540 W. 19th St., Houston,

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Houston’s mega-scream park returns for the 2017 season! Located on Beltway 8 South, between 288 and I-45, Phobia operates multiple great haunted houses. Experience psycho clowns, chilling...

Location: 5250 S Sam Houston Parkway E. Houston, TX 77048

1500 Elton St Houston, TX 77034 (713) 819-2904

2225 N Sam Houston Pkwy W Houston, 77038

1800 E. Hwy 90A, Richmond, TX 77406

2217 Welch Houston, TX

1500 Binz, Houston, TX 77004

415 Barren Springs Drive

    Haunted Houses in the Houston area (and family-friendly options) | Houston Family Magazine
    Some people like nothing better than to get good and scared during Halloween time. Luckily, the Houston area has plenty of options of places you can go to get your scare on! Here is a listing of Houston-area haunted houses (please note age restrictions on this list), followed by a list of kid/family-friendly Halloween events around town.
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