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Owned and operated by the same family that brought Houston El Tiempo Cantina, Laurenzo’s may not rank as the city’s top steakhouse, but for my money, it serves the best cut of meat, bar none, in
Here is a real shocker: The Chinese restaurant that supplanted the now under whelming Fu’s Garden as a personal favorite is in a part of
Of the many options in Houston bearing the Ruggles name, this is a gold standard as reliable as rain in Seattle and screaming teens at a One Direction show. Even at its busiest, thanks to posthaste counter service and an expeditious kitchen, chances are you will find a table.
The warm goat cheese salad is, to quote a Cure song title, just like heaven. The roast pork loin sandwich with caramelized onions is another winner.
Nothing, though, can prepare you for the dilemma of the dessert case. Don't kid yourself. You WILL order dessert. The question is, which one? It is impossible to make a wrong choice here, but the chocolate mousse peanut butter crunch, white chocolate bread pudding and tres leches rank as my three standbys.
No one excels in the sweets department more than Ruggles.
Pizza Hut and Domino’s can indeed hit the spot following a period of intense, stomach-is-growling-like-a-Grizzly-bear hunger. Houstonians, though, deserve a slice that tastes good any time, any day and anywhere. They shouldn’t have to dial 713- or 281-GREASY-BLEH anytime they want
This always packed chicken-n-waffles spot bursts with
Named after the domicile where scientist Charles Darwin resided for 40 years, this Heights eatery and bar offers an eclectic but limited menu. The word “limited,” however, does not apply to the execution or presentation of the establishment’s snacks and entrees. The cheese plates will impress and massage your palate with myriad flavors. The fries rank as
As late as last year, the popular Galleria restaurant was still known as Zucchini’s Farm-to-Market-Café. The fresh food destination, housed two floors above the mall’s famous ice skating rink, has been a favorite since childhood. The owner, though, decided in 2011 to remodel the space and revamp the menu.