Restaurant Week Review: Lucille’s

For my next stop on my Houston Restaurant Weeks tour, was Lucille’s located in the Museum District of Houston.   If you’re in Houston you should know that the Museum of Fine Arts is free on Thursdays, so I took my son and mom to the museum first for a little fun and cultural history.  The…

Étoile Cuisine et Bar

My final and last stop for my foodie adventures on my Houston Restaurant Week trip was to Étoile Cuisine et Bar located in the Uptown Park area of Houston.  I don’t believe in my 33 years I have ever treated myself to a nice French cuisine.  I have tasted French food but only in passing, like hors d’…

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…