Intentionally corny and authentically delicious.
Come for the margaritas, stay for the comida.
Enigmatic Rick's has been a longtime staple for both weekday lunches and special occasions.
Food really is love at Divine.
Not your granny's vegetarian.
Snag one of ten tables for a taste of Peru.
Good eats that are good for you.
Fine steaks in a pastoral setting.
Home of the legendary Bubba Burger.
Med Center Thai spot blooms with flavor and freshness.
Neighborly Mexican cafe in the Deco District.
The all-things-to-all-people approach actually works at this Clearfork spot.
Fast-casual, all-day dining from the Barley Swine and Odd Duck team.
Funky Montrose mainstay for creative American dishes.
Your favorite Tex-Mex and a few interior Mexican dishes too.
Even if you never watched their show, you’d still be happy you visited Chip and Joanna Gaines' spin-off venture, Magnolia Table.
This tiny downtown cafe has a loyal following.
A hip cafe in a 96-year-old building in Five Points.
This downtown spot feels like a backyard party, but the kitchen has chops.
Ladies-who-lunch fare in the newly remodeled Fredonia Hotel.
Amazing pizza and more in a former Kingdom Hall.
A downtown house where cattle barons would, and do, fit right in.
This East Texas sushi spot is as good as ever.
An unpretentious spot with unbeatable Thai food.
Stylish interiors and plenty of variety on the menu.
Satisfying Mexican fare in a simple, cozy setting.
Curry devotees flock here for fiery Southern Indian flavors.
Delicious Italian-inflected fare in a hospitable environment.
Reliable Italian-American favorites in a cozy setting.
Local favorite for hearty meals and friendly service.
Convenient counter-service spot with a family-friendly menu.
The lines are long at this Midtown breakfast favorite.
A laid-back vibe and excellent seafood make colorful Shark Shack a welcome addition to the Strand.
Satisfying Southern cooking in a rustic old house in the Medical Center area.
You'll be delighted by what comes out of this unassuming little kitchen.
This no-frills, counter-order kitchen serves solid American fare with a few Japanese dishes thrown in for good measure.
The cocktails are great and the food better than it has to be in this charming 1800's farmhouse.
Laid-back seafood joint with a patio and live music.
Beyond home fries and hollandaise.
Local ingredients plus international ideas equals a gastropub for everyone.
Great food and a cheerful atmosphere make Redbud the social hub of Blanco.
A classic German beer garden with a broad menu.
Big, bold Mexican food on Bandera Road.
This casual near-downtown Italian eatery keeps it spicy.
Beef and bowling under one roof.
A down-to-earth spot for fresh, affordable Thai food.
This former food truck still exudes backyard hospitality.
A happy addition to the Houston Cajun scene.
Pricey Japanese fare from a celebrity chef in a seductive Galleria setting.
A lively and often packed Mexican spot in the Heights.