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Top steakhouse, high-end heist and HGO's murderous soirée lead the week's top stories

Top steakhouse, high-end heist lead the week's most popular stories

Tom Ford store River Oaks District
Officers from the Houston Police Department recently responded to a burglary at the Tom Ford store in River Oaks District. Photo by Kirsten Gilliam
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, steak, wine
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse was included on TripAdvisor's list of the best fine dining restaurants in the U.S. Pappas Bros. Steakhouse/Facebook
News, Shelby, HGO opening night, Oct. 2015, Patrick Summers, Lynn Wyatt
Houston Grand Opera artistic and music director Patrick Summers and Lynn Wyatt salute Tosca. © Michelle Watson/CatchLightGroup.com
Donald Trump hat
Donald Trump is likely to be one of the most popular costumes of the year, so jump on board with a crazy wig. Photo via nydailynews.com
1504 Kipling AIA Home Tour
Take a peek inside the nine gorgeous homes selected for the AIA's annual home tour. Photo by Benjamin Hill
Tom Ford store River Oaks District
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, steak, wine
News, Shelby, HGO opening night, Oct. 2015, Patrick Summers, Lynn Wyatt
Donald Trump hat
1504 Kipling AIA Home Tour

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

1. Houston steakhouse named among 10 best restaurants in the U.S. One of the city's steakhouses was named on a list of the best fine dining restaurants in TripAdvisor's annual Traveler's Choice Awards.

2. High-end heist: Thieves break into new Tom Ford store at luxe shopping center. Find out more about how sneaky burglars managed to enter the luxury retailer's store at River Oaks District and take off with the goods.

3. Houston Grand Opera opening night soirée, complete with daggers, is a gala to remember. Get the inside scoop on the lavish party that followed the Houston Grand Opera's opening night production of Tosca.

4. Best Halloween costumes: From Drake to Donald Trump, Kardashian mag cover — and more. Find Halloween inspiration with CultureMap's list of fantastic costumes to commemorate some of the more significant pop-cultural events and figures of the last year.

5. Inside Houston's most interesting homes: AIA Home Tour showcases spectrum of what's happening now. Take a look inside the nine beautifully designed homes featured in this year's AIA Annual Home Tour.