Houston Restaurants

On 25th Anniversary of Opening, Owner of Texas Borders Reflects Area Growth

When Kellie Messer opened Texas Borders Bar & Grill in Katy 25 years ago, the bustling neighborhood around Fry Road and Interstate 10 was an open field. There was no Katy Mills Mall, no LaCenterra, and no Grand Parkway. In the quarter-century of opening Texas Borders, Katy has seen astronomical …

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Frenzy of limited-edition articles in this Fort Worth Restaurant News

This Fort Worth restaurant news roundup has a countdown. Most of the items featured here – whether they’re special menus or winter-themed drinks – are only available for a limited time. Run if you have to before you run out. Here’s what’s happening in the restaurant news in Fort Worth: …

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In a Mineral Wells in full rebirth, there is something in the water

MINERAL WELLS – You remember “The Shining”, don’t you? Houston’s Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall and their baby boy Danny – all three alone for the winter in a remote old hotel in the Rockies while “All Work and No Play” Nicholson drives himself crazy trying to write a novel? They …

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Alice Waters helps museum meet the tastes of art lovers

LOS ANGELES – As the Hammer Museum comes out of closure from last year’s pandemic, it has assembled a list of big names who it hopes will draw crowds to its campus down the street from the l ‘University of California at Los Angeles: Cézanne, Manet, Monet, Toulouse-Lautrec. And the …

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The 10 best menudo bowls in Mexican restaurants in San Antonio

To understand the menudo is to appreciate its smell. Mexican stew made with cow’s stomach, hominy, chili peppers and beef broth smells like a day’s work in a denim shirt. It smells like a stockyard alley. And in the words of an old friend from San Antonio, it smells like …

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Thanksgiving 2021 Grocery Guide: Open or Closed

For some of us, this is the first year since the start of the pandemic that we can host a house full of loved ones or go to Grandma’s house for her famous cornbread dressing. In our excitement we are forced to forget something, whether it is the jellied cranberry …

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The best things to do during Thanksgiving week: November 22-28, 2021

Uptown Holiday Lighting | Photo courtesy of Uptown Make the most of your week with our top 12 picks and activities during Thanksgiving Week in Houston from Monday, November 22 through Sunday, November 28, 2021. Scroll below to see some great things happening in Houston from Monday, November 22 through …

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HISD responds to student walkout, Whitmire runs for town hall, police investigate restaurant robbery

HOUSTON (KIAH) – Here’s what you missed on Eyewitness News at 9 here on CW39 Houston. HISD reassigns staff to Madison HS after students walk out Skyeye 13 was outside Madison High School in southwest Houston on Thursday morning as hundreds of students withdrew amid allegations of harassment from some …

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Opening of a Daiquiri store in Conroe; Korean Hot Dog Opening at Cy-Fair and Other Houston Area Business News

Candy Shack Daiquiris will open in spring 2022 in Conroe. (Courtesy of Candy Shack Daiquiris) Read the top business news from last week in the Houston area. Conroe-Montgomery Candy Shack Daiquiris will open in Conroe Candy Shack Daiquiris will open in spring 2022 in Conroe, according to founder James McGhee. …

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19-Pound Chocolate Turkeys at this Rice Village Base Take Holiday Feelings to New Levels

Willy Wonka and her chocolate factory have nothing on The Chocolate Bar in Houston’s Rice Village. Talented chocolatiers, surely contenders for a Food Newtwork contest, are as busy as Santa’s elves these days making mega chocolate turkeys for Thanksgiving. Chocolate turkeys? Scrumdiddlyumptious, yes! The Chocolate Bar has been making these …

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