What to Eat in Houston: 8 Iconic Foods

Laura Siciliano-Rosen
November 22, 2019

I love Houston sign at 8th Wonder Brewing, Houston, Texas.

Houston is America’s most diverse city, and—in not unrelated news—it’s increasingly touted as one of the country’s best cities for food. And yet it still flies under the radar for many people. Perhaps the city sprawl frightens them away, or the prospect of having to drive (a minimum of) 20 minutes to get pretty much anywhere. But that’s a small price to pay to experience some of the best this dynamic city has to offer.

In Houston, not only does the great diversity make for lots of variety in the restaurant scene, but the city’s special brand of colliding cultures has also created a perfect storm of culinary innovation, of unapologetic riffing on local tradition, that’s...

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Austin with Friends

Scott Rosen
January 14, 2011

Dancing at Broken Spoke in Austin, Texas
 
The feeling of landing in an unknown city is magical. It is even better when you have friends waiting to pick you up at the airport. On a recent EYW research trip to Austin, we had the pleasure of spending time with old friends with who had recently moved from the mountains of Washington to the vibrant capital of Texas. Seeing Jen and Kenton inside the terminal waiting for ussomething my parents don't even do when we visit them in Floridamade us feel at home instantly. The drive to their house gave us the necessary "catch up" of our lives apart, but pulling our suitcase into their cozy little home felt like crossing the threshold into an actual new adventure for the four of...
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