The Hit List

The May Hit List: Kata Robata, Xin Chao, Khoi Barbecue, and More

The start of May marks the kickoff to Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, which honors a wide rage…

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People say, we’re coming out of COVID. But we’re not coming out of problems. Our industry is always in turmoil, in some aspect." Chris Shepard with the Southern Smoke smoker. // Photo by Catchlight Photography Southern Smoke 2018 raises over $425,000 for charity at its 3rd annual event in Houston, Texas on September 30, 2018

Interviews

The Pandemic May Be Ending. But Chris Shepherd Is Just Starting to Make Restaurants Better.

Crawfish & Noodles bridges the best of Vietnamese and Cajun traditions. // Photo courtesy of Crawfish & Noodles

Guides

The 15 Houston Dishes You Must Try

The breakfast spaghetti at San Morello in Detroit. // Photo courtesy of San Morello

Dining Access Hit List

Ten Restaurants That Define Great American Cooking Right Now

“Dinner is a meeting place for the sharpest minds, the most heroic hearts, the most independent spirits,” is how Balzac…

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The One Who Keeps the Book

How to Get Into Hidden Omakase

Like all great things, securing a seat at Hidden Omakase requires some work. First, you’ll need to find the restaurant: Concealed…

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Resy Spotlight

Meet Kaitlin Steets, the Rising Star Behind Theodore Rex’s Pop-Up, Littlefoot

About a month before Theodore Rex debuted its third pandemic pop-up, chef-owner Justin Yu told his chef de cuisine that…

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The Hit List

The April Hit List: East Side King, Rare Steakhouse, Saigon Hustle, and More

Spring has finally sprung in H-town, and beautiful weather provides the perfect excuse to break out of the house and…

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The March Hit List: Lucille’s, Bludorn, Blood Bros., Wild Oats, and More

The restaurant industry is abuzz this month after the James Beard Foundation announced the full list of semifinalists for its…

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The February Hit List: Mastrantos, Burger-Chan, Musaafer, and More

From Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day to hotly anticipated grand openings and the long-awaited return of crawfish season, Houstonians…

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New on Resy

New on Resy: Golfstrommen, 5Kinokawa, Chapman & Kirby, and More

From a debut restaurant from one of Norway’s top chefs to an intimate omakase counter, the January edition of New…

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The January Hit List: Golfstrommen, Neo, Savoir, and More

It’s the start of a brand-new year, and despite Omicron crashing the party and delivering yet another back-handed blow to…

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Best of The Hit List

Xin Chao, Bludorn, Yelo, and More: Houston Dining’s Best in 2021

Despite an ongoing pandemic and the closure of some much-beloved restaurants, it’s still been quite a thrilling time for Houston’s…

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Resy Questionnaire

20 Questions With Pondicheri’s Anita Jaisinghani

In the Resy Questionnaire, we play a game of 20 questions with the industry folks behind some of our favorite restaurants.…

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The December Hit List: UB Preserv, Toro Toro, Chivos, and More

Thanksgiving may be over and done, but there’s much more feasting to be had. After all, December is the ultimate…

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The November Hit List: Xin Chao, Indianola, Da Gama, and More

November’s upon us, and you know what that means: the holiday season has officially begun! And there’s no better way…

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New on Resy

New on Resy: Uchi, BCN Taste & Tradition, Concura, and More

From incredible sushi omakase to a haven for Spanish tapas, the October edition of New on Resy has you covered…

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