Brooke Viggiano, Houston Press

Brooke Viggiano

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Houston, TX, United States

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  • Houston Press
Past:
  • Thrillist
  • 365ThingsInHouston

Recent articles by Brooke:

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: National Oyster Day Friday Houston’s hottest oyster-shucking restaurants and bars are getting down on National Oyster Day with special deals and happy hours, from 50-cent chilled oysters fresh from the Gulf to some of the city’s finest wood-grilled oysters... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: August brings the return of Deli Month to Kenny & Ziggy’s, 1743 Post Oak, in benefit of Holocaust Museum Houston. Joined by delis across the nation, K&Z will offer a multi-choice, three-course menu during lunch and... → Read More

Things to Do: Where to Get Oyster Deals in Houston This National Oyster Day

From oyster happy hours to all-day deals on chargrilled bivalves and on-the-half-shell jewels of the sea, here’s where to shuck and slurp this National Oyster Day in Houston. Backstreet Cafe, 1103 South Shepherd Chef Hugo Ortega’s Backstreet has got $1 raw oysters and $2 roasted oysters up for grabs. Back... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food and Drink Events in Houston This Week

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday, August 1 $10 Featured Sandos at Dish Society In honor of back-to-school season and National Sandwich Month, Dish Society is offering a different house favorite sammy for a sweet $10 bucks every Monday in August, available at all locations for... → Read More

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: Frosty Food Rally at B-52 Brewing Company Saturday, noon to 8 p.m. 12470 Milroy The Conroe brewery invites guests to beat the heat at this frosty edition of its food truck rally. The day’s vendors include Tikiz Shaved ice,... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Popular Third Ward food truck Chunky’s Hot Chicken, 4906 Almeda, will be celebrating National Chicken Wing Day (Friday, July 29) with 60-cent BOGO Party Wings and a five for $10 deal on Whole Wings. Lulu’s River Oaks, 2518... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food and Drink Events in Houston This Week

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday-Friday 27th Anniversary Specials at Pluckers Pluckers Wing Bar turns 27 this July, and it’s celebrating with a week of specials and events now through Friday, July 29. The lineup of specials includes $5 Pluckers nachos on Monday, July 25: $5... → Read More

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: Yacht Rock Bash at Urban South Brewery Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. 1201 Oliver Urban South Brewery invites guests to “the party of the summer,” featuring all things Yacht Rock with live music, pop up vendors, food trucks and... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette, 4224 San Felipe, 963 Bunker Hill, is partnering with Houston’s own Sauvignon John for an exclusive wine dinner, available at both locations now through Sunday, July 24. The three-course meal will feature... → Read More

Things to Do: Where to Sip Tequila in Houston This National Tequila Day

National Tequila Day falls on Sunday, July 24, and as Houstonians love their tequila, many local bars and restaurants are getting in on the celebrations. Here’s where to honor the the agave-based spirit with drink specials, happy hours, margaritas and more this holiday: Arnaldo Richards’ Picos, 3601 Kirby Picos is... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food and Drink Events in Houston This Week

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday, July 18 National Caviar Day at Gratify Neighborhood Bistro Gratify, 5212 Morningside, will be offering a free bottle of sparkling with any caviar purchase this National Caviar Day. Gratify features Holland Platinum Osetra and Black Kaluga caviar in one-ounce and... → Read More

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: Christmas in July at Present Company All weekend long 1318 Westheimer The fun-loving watering hole is cooling things off a bit with Christmas in July cocktails and decor all month long. Stop by to peep at its fantastic Christmas... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Houston’s most anticipated dining event of the year, Houston Restaurant Weeks, returns August 1 through Labor Day, September 5, with this year’s list of participants being released on Friday, July 15. The Houston Food Bank fundraiser... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food and Drink Events in Houston This Week

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday, July 11 Mojito Day specials at Julep Julep, 1919 Washington, will be celebrating National Mojito Day by serving up two riffs alongside the classic Cuban cocktail, which dates back to the 1910s in the outskirts of Havana, Cuba. Guests can... → Read More

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: Fri-Yay Rosé Tasting at Brennan’s of Houston Friday, 4 to 7 p.m. 3300 Smith Brennan’s will host a Fri-Yay Rosé Tasting, a walk-around tasting featuring a tasting list curated by wine expert Rich Carter, plus light bites in its... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: Julep, 1919 Washington, will be celebrating National Mojito Day, Monday, July 11, by serving up two riffs alongside the classic Cuban cocktail, which dates back to the 1910s in the outskirts of Havana, Cuba. Guests can... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food and Drink Events in Houston This Week

Here's a look at this week's hottest culinary happenings: Monday, July 4 Fourth of July Food and Drink From a patriotic brunches to fried chicken by the bucket, check out our Houston Fourth of July Food and Drink Guide to find out which local restaurants and bars are celebrating America's... → Read More

Things to Do: The Best Things to Eat and Drink in Houston This Weekend

Here's a look at this weekend's tasty food and drink happenings: Potluck Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Fundraiser at Brasil Friday, 11 a.m. until sold out 2604 Dunlavy In reaction to the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, Brasil chef Aj Ede will be joined by a number of comrades in raising... → Read More

Things to Do: Upcoming Food & Drink Events in Houston this Summer 2022

Mark your calendars, because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun culinary happenings: The Capital Grille is bringing back its summer wine event, the Generous Pour, featuring six wines from the Antinori family, who have been producing wine in Tuscany and beyond for 26 generations. Starting July 5, guests... → Read More

Things to Do: These Houston Restaurants and Bars Are Celebrating Fourth of July 2022

We take a look at the Houston bars and restaurants offering July 4th and Fourth of July weekend dining deals, food and drink specials, happy hours, brunches, fireworks watch parties and more. → Read More