The Union Kitchen

Continuing my journey for Houston Restaurant Week, my next stop was at The Union Kitchen located in the Memorial area of Houston. I was excited to taste the menu since I had previewed what they would be serving beforehand by searching online. Unfortunately, my server informed me that they would not be doing the restaurant week menu…

Le Viet Restaurant (Vietnamese Cuisine)

I love when I stumble upon random restaurants and it turns out to be a lovely and tasty surprise! My son and I stopped here for lunch. We just came from the museum and we were both starving by this point. I haven’t had Vietnamese in awhile so decided to check it out. First we…

Indika

This is my first time participating in Houston Restaurant Week, which is running until September 1st. So since this is my first experience I decided I wanted to try some Indian food since I do not see many establishments around in Houston. I finally decided to go with the authentic, Indika, located in the heart of…

Straits Restaurant

If you want a taste of Singapore then dining at Straits Restaurant is the place to reserve a table. We stumbled upon this place and decided to relish in the brunch menu. I tried the Asian Crab Cake Benedict: asparagus spears, poached eggs, laksa butter sauce. It has a bit of a spicy taste to it (very…

Mia Bella Trattoria

A delicious mid afternoon treat as we ran into Mia Bella while out for a random shopping trip at First Colony Mall in Sugarland.  We almost headed into the Brazilian Cafe located directly across Mia Bella but I hadn’t had Italian food in awhile (no pasta due to my ‘diet’) so I suggested to my mother for us…

Ruggles Green

If you’re in the Houston area and looking for a healthy dining experience without digging a hole in your pockets then Ruggles Green is the place to be! Ruggles Green adheres to the strict guidelines of the Green Restaurant Association.  They offer a variety of organic, vegetarian, gluten free and healthy options from their organic wood-fired pizzas (made in…