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Houston Texans Brooks Reed, from left, chefs Philippe Schmit and Philippe Verpiand and Connor Barwin at Etoile. Courtesy of Etoile
Lance Fegen, Lee Ellis and Travis Lenig of Liberty Kitchen
Lance Fegen, from left, Lee Ellis and Travis Lenig are all smiles of the continued success of Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette. Photo by Eric Sandler
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Chef Jacques Fox welcomes summer guests to his Artisans Restaurant. Artisans Restaurant
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It's a rare moment when the bar at Brasserie 19 isn't packed two and three deep. Courtesy photo
1 Common Bond May 2014 interior with crowd
Common Bond a breakfast hot spot, particularly on weekends. Photo by Eric Sandler