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How to Help Your Favorite Restaurants — Right Now

Now is the time to support the restaurants you love. Nearly all small businesses are reeling from the coronavirus pandemic…

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Helping Out

The Texas Grocery Chain That Has Been a ‘Lifeline’ for Local Restaurants

A funny thing happened while chef Chris Ostlund was researching and developing Tatsu-ya branded meals to be sold at local…

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The Hit List

Mutiny Wine Room, Tongue-Cut Sparrow, and El Topo: Now on the Resy Hit List

A dose of wine-friendly Napa Valley seasonality. Pandan-laced cocktails. Or perhaps market-fresh tacos and a Korean-Italian mashup (think bulgogi ragu).…

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Guides

Neighborhood Spotlight: Montrose

Widely acknowledged as Houston’s artistic center, Montrose boasts an eclectic personality that’s expressed in its inventive restaurants and fun-loving cocktail…

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Weekly Specials: Dining Rooms Reopened, Plus Katie Button and Special Guest Star Bryan Cranston

Welcome back to Weekly Specials.

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Houston’s Nominees for the 2020 James Beard Awards

It’s that time of year: The restaurant and chef semifinalists for the annual James Beard Awards have been announced —…

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The Hit List

Helen in the Heights, Savoir, Nancy’s Hustle, and Rosalie: Now on the Resy Hit List

In most of the country, it isn’t strawberry season yet. In most of the country, it will be months before…

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The Hit List

Vibrant, Lucille’s, and 1751 Sea and Bar: Now on the Resy Hit List

Many people saved their big meals for the holidays; we call them amateurs. Restaurants tend to hit a slow patch…

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The Hit List

Traveler’s Table, Jaxton’s World Flavors, and Politan Row, Now on the Resy Hit List

If you don’t already know, Houston is one of the most diverse cities in the country — and that’s never…

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The Hit List

Benjy’s in the Village, Shabu Zone and Savoir Now on the Resy Hit List

Fall has fully descended upon us, and with it, our cravings for cool-weather foods. Luckily, there’s a slew of newcomers…

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New on Resy

New on Resy: Rosie Cannonball, Savoir, Squable

From a seafood institution’s triumphant return to a highly-anticipated opening from a Tiny Boxwood’s vet, these Houston tables are required…

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The Hit List

Indigo, Understory, One Fifth, Now on the Resy Hit List

September means prime-time for dining in Houston. Before the rush of fall has settled in, we recommend taking advantage by…

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The Hit List

Rosie Cannonball, Bori, Boheme, Now on the Resy Hit List

Though we’re deep in the dog days, Houston’s restaurant scene is the one really bringing the heat this month. Exciting…

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The Hit List

Reef, Indigo, MAD, Now on the Resy Hit List

Houston is heating up—with temperatures zooming well into the 90s and ever more national press for its thriving food scene.…

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