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Where to eat, Bachelor pregnancy and wild Mardi Gras party lead the week's top stories

Where to eat, Bachelor pregnancy lead the week's top stories

The Dunlavy interior Grant Cooper
Grant Cooper greets diners at The Dunlavy, the new restaurant and venue in Buffalo Bayou Park. Photo by Eric Sandler
Erica Rose and Galen Gentry
Former Bachelor contestant Erica Rose, right, and Galen Gentry celebrate the news that she is expecting. Instagram/ericatherose
San Luis Salute, Feb. 2016, Pitbull
Pitbull rocks the Galveston Island Convention Center during the San Luis Salute at Galveston Mardi Gras. Photo by Gary Fountain
Brooks Bassler_BB's Cafe_Montrose and Westheimer_Tex-Orleans
Brooks Bassler is bringing BB's Cafe to Pearland later this year. Photo by Whitney Radley
Boots N Shoots
Upcoming bar and eatery Boots n' Shoots features an American flag graphic. Photo by Eric Sandler
The Dunlavy interior Grant Cooper
Erica Rose and Galen Gentry
San Luis Salute, Feb. 2016, Pitbull
Brooks Bassler_BB's Cafe_Montrose and Westheimer_Tex-Orleans
Boots N Shoots

Editor's note: It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:

1. Where to Eat Right Now: 10 sizzling, must-try new restaurants for FebruaryGet the inside scoop on the city's hottest new restaurants, from a seafood hot spot to a new eatery in Buffalo Bayou Park.

2. Good news for outspoken Houston Bachelor contestant: She's pregnant! Outspoken contestant and former Houstonian Erica Rose, who appeared on Season 9 of the reality show, is expecting a baby.

3. Pitbull and billionaire master of Mardi Gras rock party scene as reality TV cameras rollGet all the inside details about the hottest Mardi Gras party of the year, thrown by local billionaire Tilman Fertitta.

4. Popular Tex-Cajun restaurant picks Pearland for sixth locationFind out more about "Tex-Orleans" eatery BB's Cafe and its upcoming 4,700-square-foot location in Pearland.

5. Midtown cool and late-night action headed for downtown via Boots N Shoots. Get the scoop on the new Texas-themed, whiskey-centric bar and eatery that's sure to become a local favorite.