★★ (Good)

Hank’s

May 24, 2018 By Texas Monthly

An all-day hang—breezy, light, and evocative of Southern California.

Smithy

May 23, 2018 By Texas Monthly

In the heart of the Knox-Henderson area, this spot serves up creative cocktails and solid American food.

La Matta

May 9, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Simple and spare sandwich shop focused on high-quality Italian ingredients.

Bella Stella

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

The only problem we have with this little winery in northeast Texas is that the mostly German kitchen serves only four meals a week.

City Diner

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Every town needs a post office, a library, and a place like City Diner.

Con Safos

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Finally: a hip food truck vibe with comfortable chairs (and fine Mexican fare).

Scout

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Fun, games, and elevated bar food are all on the menu at the Statler Hotel’s sprawling restaurant.

Thai Kun

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

The original, famously funky food trailer is now a brick-and-mortar at Rock Rose.

Zaap

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

No-frills spot specializing in Lao and Thai dishes.

Alice

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Asian-inspired shareable plates and cocktails in a clubby setting.

Il Brutto

May 8, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Moody and handsome, like a fantasy Italian lover who makes great pizza.

Café no Sé

May 7, 2018 By Texas Monthly

An urban-chic hotel cafe offering an array of flavorful fare morning, noon, and night.

Savage Goods

Apr 15, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Part bakery, part cafe, part wine bar, strategically situated along the streetcar line.

Pondi

Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

A lovely nook for Indian fare within the Asia Society building.

Mastro’s

Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Tilman Fertitta's luxurious and upbeat steakhouse chain lands in the Post Oak Hotel.

Blue Nile

Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Enjoy Ethiopia’s imaginative, homey cuisine in colorful comfort.

Midici

Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

A lively spot specializing in Neapolitan pizza, salads, meatballs, and wine.

Garrison

Apr 4, 2018 By Texas Monthly

The Fairmont’s new steak and everything house doesn’t want to be pigeonholed.

Bufalina

Mar 21, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Chewy, properly blistered Neapolitan pies served in a tiny, comfortably minimal space.

Afrah

Mar 20, 2018 By Texas Monthly

Family-owned restaurant with authentic Mediterranean food and a legendary lunch buffet.