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Vietnamese food in Houston

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…

Fresh, Playful Fare at Café TH

One of the many recognized dining gems of EADO, Café TH stands out from other Houston restaurants by managing to provide a menu with dishes suitable as well as appealing to diverse dietary needs, e.g., vegetarian, vegan, paleo, and gluten-free. This makes the Café one of the best places…

Mo Mong Who? I’m With Dua Now

When I first met Dua, she went by a different name. I knew her then as Mo Mong, an Asian restaurant on Westheimer that for some reason my colleagues at Rice had decided was the go-to restaurant for department dinners. With its post-colonial cocktails and fusion Chinese-Vietnamese-Thai cuisine, Mo…

Well How Was It: Nobi Public House Galveston

In this series, we visit different spots and give you a thumbs up or thumbs down to answer the question, “Well, How Was It?” 

Location
241 E. Nasa Rd. 1, Webster, Texas 77598
Type of Cuisine
Gastropub/Vietnamese Fusion
Initial Thoughts
Where do all these people work, because it’s 11:30 a.m. and every table is filled with…