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Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar
Taste the flavors of Amalfi at this West Houston restaurant.

Arthur Ave
Old-school Italian-American cuisine in The Heights.

The Gulf Coast on a plate at this restaurant in The Heights.

Bollo Woodfired Pizza
Neapolitan pizzas emerge from a wood-burning oven at this Upper Kirby eatery.

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 Greek Food and Wine
Modern Greek fare and a Hellenic wine list in a small space in Rice Village.

Holley’s Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar
Chef Mark Holley prepares low country recipes and utilizes fresh Gulf Coast seafood at his Midtown restaurant.

Hunky Dory
Reimagined British-American pub fare in the Heights.

A Japanese gastropub in Midtown.

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 Steakhouse
This outside-the-Beltway steakhouse is true Texas prime.

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

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.

Local Foods
Food doesn’t get more local than what the kitchen turns out at this Upper Kirby eatery.

Mala Sichuan Bistro
Montrose restaurant for Chinese food served in an inviting environment.

MF Sushi Houston
Museum District sushi restaurant from chef Chris Kinjo.

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

Pax Americana
All-American cooking at "Pax Am" in the Museum District.

Peli Peli
A taste of South Africa in The Galleria.

Punk’s Simple Southern Food
It’s Southern and it’s simple: What’s not to love?

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

Meat lover’s heaven in The Heights.

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.

Urban Eats Bistro + Bar + Market
Culinary-and-arts market and also a bistro and bar in The Heights.


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