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Funky Chicken Houston pot pie December 2013
Funky Chicken's biscuit topped pot pie is a good alternative to its crispy, gluten-free fried chicken.  Photo courtesy of © Funky Chicken Houston
9 Fat Cat Creamery December 2013
Fat Cat Creamery is open, and owner Sarah Johnston is ready to serve these delicious waffle cones.  Photo by Eric Sandler
Caracol Sopa de Tortuga, green turtle soup with poached turtle egg topper.
Caracol's menu features a wide variety of seafood such as Sopa de Tortuga, green turtle soup topped with a poached turtle egg. Caracol/Facebook
Nathan's Famous hot dogs
At Nathan's enjoy the classic New York hot dogs that Joey Chestnut eats 60 of every July 4th. Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs/Facebook
Number 13 Galveston Number 13 burger
Number 13 serves Prime steaks in its main dining room and more casual fare like this burger on its patio.  Number 13/Facebook
Gaslamp Midtown and try our Grilled Chicken Shwarma with lettuce, tomatoes, sautéed red onions, cucumber tzatziki sauce and seasoned fries
The Gaslamp distinguishes itself from other Midtown spots with a menu of Middle Eastern-inspired dishes like this chicken schwarma.  Gaslamp Midtown/Facebook
MAM's House of Ice Snowballs Silver Fox with caramel and chocolate syrup
MAM's House of Ice new brick and mortar now has specialty combos like the Silver Fox, a vanilla-almond flavor with caramel and chocolate syrup. MAM's House of Ice Snowballs/Facebook
El Big Bad Huitlacoche freshest corn smut from Flordia prepared with proprietary method to innoculate and cultivate it
Revolving specials at El Big Bad include fresh Huitlacoche. El Big Bad/Facebook
Ramen Jin Houston sesame cold noodle and tempura fish cakes
Ramen Jin has stabilized its opening and now offers these cold sesame noodles in addition to two kinds of soup.  Ramen Jin/Facebook