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25 Iconic Houston Dishes to Try Before You Die

Everyone knows Houston's three basic food groups: steak, barbecue and Tex-Mex, but what about the city's most iconic dishes? Fajitas from The Original Ninfa's on Navigation and Frenchy's fried...

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25 Classic Restaurants Every Houstonian Should Visit At Least Once

New restaurants pop-up all over Houston daily. Some close within a year, while others close after several years of being the hottest and trendiest restaurant in town. It takes years of dedication...

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7 Houston Bars with Awesome Super Bowl Parties

Take the game on the road and head to a Super Bowl watch party at your favorite bar instead.

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Rudy's Barbecue Bandits Arrested After Police Chase

This isn't the first time the accused thieves robbed the Texas-based smokehouse.

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Uptown Park's Arturo's Staying Put, For Now

Galleria restaurant dispels closing rumors, vows it's doing well.

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Houston Cookbook Author Takes on The Classics

Think you know Houston's iconic dishes? Then you don't know the city's authority on old-school and new school classics.

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Long Gone Houston Restaurants... Which Do You Still Miss?

We're almost near the end of Eater Classic Week. We've taken a look back at several restaurants that have withstood the test of time, but what about those that are no longer here? Is there a...

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Mr. Peeples Owners Opening Barbecue Joint in Midtown

A Texas-style smokehouse is moving to BlackFinn American Grille space.

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Max's Wine Dive Group May Open Tex-Mex Spot Uptown Replacing Arturo's

Is Arturo's Uptown Italian really closing?

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What Classic Dish Defines Houston?

Houston is a melting pot and home to cuisines from all over the world, but is there a single dish that's representative of Houston? As we kick-off Eater's inaugural Classics Week, we want to know...

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A Tuesday Morning Breakfast at The Original Kolache Shoppe

A look inside the Czech bakery serving Houston's southeast side for nearly 60 years.

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Get Ready for Your Second (and Third) Dose of Pluckers

A popular Austin-based wing bar is adding more locations in Houston.

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  1. 1 25 Classic Restaurants Every Houstonian Should Visit At Least Once
  2. 2 25 Iconic Houston Dishes to Try Before You Die
  3. 3 James Coney Island
  4. 4 Brenner's Steakhouse
  5. 5 Houston's Most Anticipated Openings of Winter 2015
  6. 6 Get Ready for Your Second (and Third) Dose of Pluckers
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El Tiempo 1308 Cantina Will Get a New Name to Go With New Location

Montrose party spot to change its name upon moving into its new restaurant.

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Construction Watch: Bernadine's and Hunky Dory

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Julia's Bistro May Be Closed; Breakfast Klub Owner Will Open New Concept in its Place

What's going on at at 3722 Main?

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Ryan Lachaine OUT as Sous Chef at Reef

Where is the talented headed to next?

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Demeris: 50 Years of Classic Barbecue

A conversation with the family of a Houston institution.

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Free Bananas Foster to Celebrate Dish Society's One-Year Anniversary

We all scream for ice cream when it's free.

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Where Houston's Best Bar Foods for the Super Bowl Are, According to Zagat

High-end options to watch Sunday's big game.

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West Ave's Nara to Close at the End of the Week

Nara Sushi and Korean Kitchen in Upper Kirby will close after service Sunday, January 31. The news comes through a press release which stated "unresolved disagreements with its landlord" has forced...

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After 40 Years, Houston Still Loves Hungry's

Opened since 1975, Hungry continues to be a favorite for American and Mediterranean comfort food.

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Eater's Classics Week Starts Right Now

A week long celebration of all things historic and timeless, helping to mold Houston's current food scene.

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Tel-Wink Grill Among Best Diners in America

A Houston institution tops best of list.

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Leon's Lounge in Midtown Will Live On

Don't count out Leon's Lounge just yet.

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Replacement Revealed for Recently Shuttered Osteria Mazzantini (Sort Of)

Shuttered rustic Italian restaurant has new new tenant.

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Yael Vengroff Steps Into Hollywood's The Spare Room as New Beverage Director

The popular bartender previously worked with Harvard & Stone and Proprietors LLC.

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Austin Food & Wine Festival Lineup; Tesar Joins Oak

A weekly roundup of food news across Texas.

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Watch This Video of Three Brothers Bakery's Pie Fight

It's a cream and fruit filled good time at a local bakery receiving lots of national attention.

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The Chipotle of Mediterranean to Bring Kabobs and Falafels to Houston

Meet the latest fast-casual restaurant that has big plans for Houston.

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New Places for Fried Chicken; Beer Flight Night; Kipper Club Goes MoPho

A wrap up of news and events you may have missed.

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