Category Archives: Dining

Ben Berg’s Newest Restaurant High-End Chinese style

Berg's much anticipated newest filled with a taste of New York Chinese dining scene.....Cantonese with a Texas twist

Benny Chows

The long-awaited Benny Chows is finally here, and Houstonians are in for a treat. Berg Hospitality Group brings us Benny Chows, the 10th concept to debut in Houston and the 11th in the impressive portfolio by the food maven, Ben Berg, that never stops! (three more restaurants coming this Fall!) Led by the renowned Benjamin […]

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Dine for a Cause: Houston Restaurant Weeks 2023 Kicks Off August 1 with 200+ Participating Restauran...

20th Anniversary Celebration of HRW Makes this Year's Entries so Special

Hello to all of my Houston foodies! Get ready for the most exciting time of the year – Houston Restaurant Weeks (HRW) is back! I’m thrilled to share that this year over 200 restaurants are joining forces to offer specially priced, multi-course prix fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner. And guess what? It’s all […]

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Bari Ristorante Italiano…Newest River Oaks District Dining Spot

My Second Visit........The 2nd Time is Definitely the Charmer!

Bari opening 2023

I was later than most to visit Bari Ristorante Italiano, the newest addition to River Oaks District, due to some time conflicts I had but I have made up for it with two visits in the last two weeks. This newest intro into the Italian fine dining scene here in Houston, immediately struck me with […]

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Time to Celebrate National Rosé Day This Saturday in Style

Join the festivities at Three of Berg Hospitality's Dining Locations and Kick off for Summer

In recent years, rosé has become particularly popular in the United States, with its popularity peaking during the summer months. National Rosé Day is coming up on June 10th. As a Houstonian, I know we love our holidays, especially when they give us a reason to dine out at our city’s fabulous restaurants. And this […]

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“I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli Exhibit May 5-August 13

Holocaust Museum Houston Opening Exhibit featuring the Deli-Culture in America.....a retrospective!

As someone who is a deli-diner for years and loves any reason to visit and indulge in all of the treats found in so many of the best delis in the country, I didn’t hesitate when I heard that Houston’s own “Deli-man” Ziggy Gruber was hosting a tasting and preview of the newest exhibit to […]

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Aaron Bludorn’s Highly Anticipated New Restaurant, Navy Blue Opens

This newest restaurant brings elevated dining to the Rice Village

The much anticipated new seafood restaurant, Navy Blue made its debut on November 18 in the ever-growing dining scene in Houston’s Rice Village. As a Rice Village regular over many years for all of my needs, it is exciting to have this newest addition as an elevated dining experience for this destination. At the helm […]

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A Tribute to One of Houston’s Finest…Robert Del Grande

One of Our Town's Iconic Restaurant Talents Decides to Step Back from Day to Day

Robert Del Grande

For many of us Houston-lifers, that have always appreciated our restaurant scene even before it was the chic thing to do, recall the early influence of Robert Del Grande on Houston dining. Everyone has memories and many have shared them since the news of Robert’s decision to step back some with his wife Mimi, daughter […]

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Elliott’s Table….. A Local Favorite Dining Spot

A Local Favorite Dining Spot that we were just a little late getting to the table to enjoy!

Elliots Table

I had always heard about Elliot’s Table and read some good reviews and rankings on this restaurant from time to time but was unaware that the Elliot behind it all, was the Elliot Roddy that was the son of a friend of mine. So when I found that out we just had to make a […]

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Ben Berg Did It Again…..Brings The Ranch Saloon + Steakhouse to Houston Rodeo-goers

First fine-dining, sit down restaurant at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

Ranch Restaurant

Just when all of the long-time rodeo-goers thought that just the much loved and missed Rodeo’s coming back to life after two years, is all that needed to happen to get them all excited again, our local restauranteur and visionary, Ben Berg, gives the Houston audience something above and beyond to get them running to […]

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Where To Enjoy A Special Valentines Date Night In Houston

Love is in the air!

Valentine’s Day Weekend is right around the corner! Treat your special someone to an exceptional lunch, dinner, or even a full weekend of celebration. We’ve rounded up this year’s top picks for Valentine’s Day meals, and even included one of Houston’s hottest hotels in the mix. Keep reading to decide where you’ll be making your […]

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