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Riel restaurant exterior
Riel is this year's best new restaurant. Courtesy photo
Aqui hamachi crudo
Hamachi crudo is one of the standout dishes at Aqui. Photo by Eric Sandler
Xochi scallops mole verde
Xochi brought a taste of Oaxaca to Houston. Photo by Eric Sandler
Yauatcha scallop shui mai
Scallop shu mai separate Yauatcha from other dim sum restaurants.  Courtesy photo
Star Fish restaurant interior
Star Fish thrives by being more than a seafood restaurant. Photo by Julie Soefer