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Poultry Perfection at Dak & Bop

I would like to propose an overhaul of the acronym “KFC.” No longer should a certain national fast food chain have a monopoly over this particular string of consonants. A small shop in H-town is proving Korean Fried Chicken is a far better way to enjoy crispy poultry parts.

Dak…

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,…

Let Reggae Hut Get Your Goat

We here at Urban Swank have made no secret of our admiration of The Breakfast Klub, home of H-town’s best fried catfish and grits platter. And, the people behind The Breakfast Klub, in turn, have made it clear that they want Houstonians to also give some love to their…

First Look: Green Seed Vegan Houston

I will be the first to admit….

I am not the first person to recommend a vegan restaurant and it hasn’t been my first choice when choosing where I personally want to dine…well, that is, until now. We were invited to visit Green Seed Vegan, a plant based eatery located…