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A Tex-Mex empire grows: Beloved Houston restaurant expanding with new Energy Corridor location

By Eric Sandler

Sylvia Casares will add a third restaurant to her growing eponymous empire when she takes over the former Sharky's American Grill space on Eldridge Parkway in May. Casares will simply call ...


Mission Burrito No More

Mission Burrito is no more: Federal judge leaves the chain no choice

By Eric Sandler

The debate over which restaurant serves the best burrito — Mission, Chipotle or Freebirds — will have a new twist soon. No, another restaurant isn't entering the market, but pe ...


Las Ventanas

A beautiful place for classic Mexican cuisine

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Houston, TX 77079


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Legendary Houston Tex-Mex restaurant celebrates 30 years by expanding: Tableside guacamole for everyone!

By Eric Sandler

Back in 1983, the Pappas family launched their Tex-Mex concept, Pappasito's, on Richmond near Hillcroft. Over the course of 30 years, the locally-owned restaurant group has grown to 21 location ...


Food for Thought

This Tex-Mex restaurant's new coasters make an important cultural statement

By Marene Gustin

There's something new at El Real Tex-Mex Cafe. No, not the pork fajitas or the family style menu items. Nope this is a coaster. Usually, when they bring your margarita they set it o ...


Foodie News

Downtown restaurant scene continues comeback with new gastro-cantina planned at prime location

By Whitney Radley

News of Pepper Jack's Mexican Grill and Cantina's recent closure didn't come as much of a shock, especially considering that the landlords were apparently hoping to ride on the coa ...


Like coming home

Ninfa's new neighbor competitor restaurant opens with a bang, heating up the Tex-Mex battle

By Tyler Rudick

After more than a decade, the Laurenzo family is back on Navigation — the East End thoroughfare where matriarch Mama Ninfa Laurenzo opened her namesake cafe in 1973. "This ...


Just updating

The man who will change Ninfa's? Bobby Heugel insists Tex-Mex icon's revamp will not be dramatic

By Tyler Rudick

Some Houston foodies are freaking out over a series of long-overdue renovation projects at the original Ninfa's on Navigation. But before anyone calls the historic preservati ...


A Comedic Turn

Tex-Mex restaurant empire that claimed women only care about margaritas goes out of business

By Tyler Rudick

Maggie Rita's grand experiment in Tex-Mex appears to be coming to an end. Just six months after unleashing his Maggie Rita's concept on Houston, restaurateur Santiago Moreno t ...


Foodie News

A Houston restaurant institution spills its Tex-Mex secrets on network TV

By Sarah Rufca

It's been two months since Evette Rios from ABC's The Chew brought a camera crew to Molina's, and now we can see what she found. Rios spoke to third-generation owner Ricardo Molinas ...


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