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First Look: Field & Tides Houston

Introducing Field & Tides (AKA FTRB), the recently opened (and quite charming) neighborhood spot that is giving both pescetarians and carnivores exactly what they want – from local land and sea. The “Field” portion of the menu focuses on locally sourced produce offering beef, chicken, pork, and other game dishes….

First Look: Spice Runner Houston

Move over, Chipotle: there’s a new kid in town. Spice Runner, a global fusion concept developed by father and son duo Julius and Barry Fourie, offers a wide range of flavorful yet health-conscious options that stand out in the fast-casual sphere.

Barry Fourie, Co-Owner of Spice Runner
Spice Runner’s roots trace…

First Look: BCN Taste & Tradition Houston

Last month we finally made our way to the new fine dining establishment that gets its name from the abbreviation for Barcelona. BCN Taste & Tradition is a modern contemporary Spanish fine-dining restaurant housed in a 1920’s house in the heart of Montrose, which provides the perfect modern and…

First Look: Bistro Menil Houston

Bistro Menil, from the outside, is a reflection of the museum: beautiful, minimalist and modern. Since I’m a big fan of the Menil collection, I was excited to try the young new companion restaurant, which recently opened its doors in early October.

As soon as you walk in the door,…

Seasonally-Inspired Menu Excites at TABLE

Order the butternut squash soup at TABLE: inside a wide-rimmed bowl, generous dollops of crème fraiche are strewn with amaretti crumbs and a few sage leaves; over your shoulder comes a stream of tangerine soup into the bowl, melting its contents so that an effortless swoop of your spoon…