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Bayou & Bottle
It’s bourbon and big bites in the lobby bar and restaurant of the downtown Four Seasons Hotel Houston.

Beaver’s West
Beaver’s West offers American Regional/barbecue fare in the Galleria area.

Borgo Food Station
A Euro market in River Oaks.

Cafe Annie
Chef Robert Del Grande’s legendary Cafe Annie returns, offering menu favorites complemented by a globally sourced wine list.

Eloise Nichols Grill & Liquors
A real neighborhood eatery from the Adair family offering American fare, burgers and more.

Flo Paris
A real Parisian bakery in Houston.

Ginger & Fork
Authentic Cantonese food with American cocktails.

Helen in the Heights
The Heights goes Greek with Helen in the Heights.

Kenny & Ziggy’s New York Delicatessen Restaurant
West University outpost of the real-deal New York deli is just as good as the original.

Killen’s Burgers
Look for two-fisted burgers at Ronnie Killen’s Pearland eatery.

Killen’s STQ
Wood-fired steaks and barbecue at Killen’s STQ.

Kiran’s
Indian fine dining in a sleek space on the edge of Levy Park in Upper Kirby.

The Kitchen at The Dunlavy
Breakfast on the Bayou with a view at this elegant event venue.

Le Colonial
Elegant Vietnamese cuisine is served at this bi-level jewel at River Oaks District.

Lee’s Fried Chicken & Donuts
Fried chicken and donuts, morning, noon and night.

MFA Café
See the art and then taste artistic cuisine at this museum café.

One/Fifth Steak
It’s steaks (and more) for now at this Westheimer Road restaurant that will change concepts each year.

Relish Restaurant & Bar
American fare --- from salads and burgers to fried chicken --- in River Oaks.

Riel Restaurant
Texas Gulf Coast fare with a hint of the chef’s native Canada at this Montrose restaurant.

Ritual
Meat lover’s heaven in The Heights.

Salmontin La Maison du Saumon
Expect salmon, salmon and more salmon at this River Oaks café.

State Fare Kitchen & Bar
Good ol’ Southern fare at this Memorial-area eatery.

Texas Shrimp Shack
Fresh Texas shrimp by the pound and strong drinks.

Toulouse Café and Bar
Parisian café in Houston's hot, upscale River Oaks District.

Xochi
The flavors of Oaxaca in downtown’s Marriott Marquis Houston.

Yauatcha
The Galleria outpost of Yauatcha, offering dim sum all day and more.

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