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french restaurants in houston

Rise n°2: Go Savory, Go Sweet, Just Go!

A soufflé is one dish we wouldn’t dare attempt to make at home. This unforgiving “egg puff” can be quite intimidating to a novice cook but the folks at Rise n°2 clearly have this process down. They have it so perfect that they have created a menu based entirely (well mostly)…

Gastronomic Glamour at Georges Bistro

From veteran Houston restauranteurs Monique and Georges Guy, creators of Bistro Provence, Bistro Don Camillo, Café la Brocante, and Bistro des Arts, comes Montrose’s newest date night establishment, Georges Bistro. Serving traditional cuisine from the French countryside in a space that formerly housed the much acclaimed nose-to-tail restaurant Feast,…

Café Hélène – Vietnamese Cuisine with a French Twist

“Vietnamese cuisine with a French twist”? Café Hélène’s self-description initially appeared to me a tautology considering France’s colonization of the country irrevocably influenced its traditional food and cooking. Further examination of the menu and a visit to the downtown location provided further illumination as to the unique fusion element…

First Look: Salé-Sucré French Bistro Houston

We were pretty happy when we got invited to Salé-Sucré French Bistro for their anniversary dinner, because we’ve wanted to check them out for a while now.

Salé-Sucré (Savory – Sweet) French Bistro, Créperie, and Wine Bar, which opened last June, features a menu of classic French dishes and outstanding desserts….