Chinese

Lin Asian Bar

Jul 18, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Little Lin has caught on fast, with a thoughtful menu of flavorful dishes and abundant dim sum offerings.

Mah-Jong Chinese Kitchen

Jun 8, 2016 By Texas Monthly

A nice touch was the complimentary bowl of hot and sour soup with pork and fried wontons for added crunch. And the pan seared scallion pancake we ordered was a delightful appetizer. Looking for all the world like birds’ nests were the pan-fried crispy noodles, Hong Kong style, filled with…

Mein

May 10, 2016 By Texas Monthly

One block off the Bellaire bustle, this Chinatown newbie has quickly won a following. Sultry interiors with industrial lighting and nostalgic Chinese graphics set the stage for an exceptional meal of Cantonese fare with pan-Asian influences. At lunch, the space was full of Asian ladies who lunch and smaller parties…

Pepper Twins

Aug 18, 2016 By Texas Monthly

Inner-city fans of fiery Szechuan peppers can forgo the freeway foray out Bellaire Boulevard. In the heart of Montrose (on Fairview, no less), sisters Yunan Yang and Lily Luo are dishing up authentic, lip-tingling fare from organic ingredients. Go early, hunt for a parking spot, then dive into a bowl…

Pepper Twins

May 5, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Friendly staff, fresh ingredients, and careful preparation mark this Houston favorite.