Food

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Voodoo Queen

I may only be 24 but I have the social life of a 60 year old lady. Well, I know multiple older women who are far more social than I so basically, I’m just a homebody. When I go out and experience the nightlife scene, I really just want to have a great drink and good conversation. I don’t want… Read more →

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Nom Mi Street

Food trucks are one of my favorite food trends that I hope to see stick around for many years to come.  Over the last year or so, the University of Houston has jumped on this trend and now has at least four trucks on campus at a time. After a grueling workout at the campus recreation center (need to stay… Read more →

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Sweet Luxuries

Sweet Luxuries is a gourmet bakery that I have been following for a few years now. I met Heather, the owner, through my apartment manager and immediately fell for all of Heather’s delicious desserts. Lets just say that I have a very unhealthy relationship with her lemon bars. A few months ago, Sweet Luxuries went from an online store to having… Read more →

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SALATA INVITES GUESTS TO EAT LIGHT AT NIGHT THIS FALL

“Next Generation Salad Bar” offers healthy meal specials after 4 p.m.” Health experts agree that eating a lighter dinner filled with lean proteins, veggies and fruits helps manage weight, sleep patterns and energy levels. Salata, the “Next Generation Salad Bar,” wants to encourage good habits by bringing back its popular “Eat Light at Night” promotion – money-saving offers redeemable after 4 p.m. from Sept.… Read more →

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Hokkaido

I’ve been eating and loving sushi for a total of 8 years now with a small 2 year hiatus due to the Sushi Food Poisoning of 2008. I’ve mostly been eating sushi at higher end places like Uchi or Aka Sushi House (number one on my own list). But recently, I decided to take a dive into Chinatown and swing… Read more →

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Make That 200! Raising Cane’s Reaches Major Milestone with Two New Houston Restaurants

Make That 200! Raising Cane’s Reaches Major Milestone with Two New Houston Restaurants Award-winning chain set to open pair of Space City restaurants Thursday, Sept. 25 With Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers going gangbusters across Houston, the locals are craving even more, and they’ll get it when two new Cane’s restaurants open their doors in the central and west side of town this week.… Read more →

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How Sweet It Is! Nestlé® Toll House® Café by Chip Honors Chocolate Chip Morsel’s 75th Anniversary

Popular bakery cafés encourage customers to “Be A Good Cookie®” and support pediatric cancer research through Cookies for Kids’ Cancer As countless sweet-toothed fans rally to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the oh-so-mouthwatering chocolate chip morsel, Nestlé® Toll House® Café by Chip is marking the occasion by giving back to its bravest customers in collaboration with the Cookies for Kids’ Cancer organization. The… Read more →

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West Ave’s Tasty Tuesdays Unveils Exclusive Menus, Cocktails

Happy Hour Event Kicks Off in September HOUSTON, TX– (August 20, 2014) West Ave introduces Tasty Tuesdays, a delicious celebration of small plates and refreshing cocktails, just in time for the return of patio weather. Cru, Nara, Eddie V’s, Del Friscos Grille and Pondicheri are rolling out exciting menus from 5 to 7 p.m. every Tuesday, offering specials and new… Read more →

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CORDÚA RESTAURANTS LAUNCHES NEW MENU AT AMÉRICAS

CORDÚA RESTAURANTS LAUNCHES NEW MENU AT AMÉRICAS PAELLAS, TRES LECHES EXPRESSIONS, “ACTUAL LUNCH” HIGHLIGHT CHANGES HOUSTON – Cordúa Restaurants is launching a new menu at Américas in River Oaks and The Woodlands. It’s the most significant menu change since father-and-son Chefs Michael and David Cordúa opened their flagship River Oaks restaurant at 2040 W. Gray in 2010. The new menu zeroes in on the existing strengths of Américas – shareable… Read more →