Mike and Betty Vega have owned and operated Jaime’s Dairy Treat for more than 40 years. The humble burger stand with a red-and-white striped overhang and a few picnic tables still draws a crowd at lunchtime and has many loyal fans in Richmond.
People dressed in red and green sweaters took pictures in front of a fully-decorated Christmas tree and searched for various holiday-themed wares Sunday afternoon in the lobby of the Stafford Centre’s Performing Arts Theatre at 10505 Cash Road.
While it is on the pricier side, Cafe Abdullah’s generous portions and good quality make it a worthwhile pit stop if you need something substantial in a pinch.
Ever since Art Museum TX, 16165 City Walk, opened under challenging circumstances in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic in May, it has been a destination for creative people and art lovers who have flocked to the gallery to see some of the best local art in the region.
Tucked away in Stafford’s Fountains on the Lake shopping center is a legendary barbecue spot with roots in Houston dating back to 1951 and boasts Willie Nelson and the late George H.W. Bush among its customers.
Since 2005, Suya Hut has been operating in a quiet corner of sleepy Meadows Place, tucked away in a shopping center near the corner of Kirkwood Road and Airport Boulevard.
A local college campus is now home to a new piece of artwork aimed at continuing to celebrate and embrace Fort
Bend County’s melting pot of cultures, people, and backgrounds.
Jim Buchanan of Dozier's and Ara Malekian of Harlem Road Texas BBQ both were acknowledged by Texas Monthly in the magazine’s list of “50 BBQ Honorable Mentions" for their contributions to the state's barbecue community.
The Houston area very well may be the pupusa capital of North America, and it has earned such a reputation in part because of places like Kelly Pupuseria, along a corridor of family-owned Hispanic restaurants in Fort Bend Houston.
Missouri City’s Texas Parkway Corridor is a hub of diverse family-owned restaurants, including Grace’s Cafe — which Grace Reynolds-Grant and her husband Prento opened in 2004, according to the restaurant’s website.
A Dulles High School alumnus and Rice University senior is making a name for himself in the Houston music scene by transcending genres and blending cultures.
It’s that time of year again — pumpkin spice, apple cider, apple cider doughnuts and soups made of squash or whatever gourd is trendy this particular fall.
I would encourage you to check out SomiSomi if for no other reason than to see the Taiyaki made from scratch in front of you, which is a neat experience to witness before taking home your sweet treat.
For as long as cattle ranching and cowboys have been around in Fort Bend County, Black residents have played a central role in that story.
Mahesh's Kitchen in Sugar Land is a prime example of why eating Indian food isn't just a job requirement, but something I enjoy doing as well.
After a year’s hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fort Bend County Fair & Rodeo made a triumphant return to Rosenberg on Friday, with befitting pomp and circumstance and a well-attended opening night that saw lines stretching nearly the length of the fence running along the entrance to the fairgrounds.
Recently, food writer Stefan Modrich paid a visit to Ol' Railroad Cafe, housed inside the historic Vogelsang Antique Emporium building, which was built in 1910.
On Sunday, food writer Stefan Modrich made the trek to Harvest Green’s Village Farm in Richmond to get a taste of Chef Fest, the fourth annual version of the event - a gathering of some of the Houston area’s top culinary talent.
Near the intersection of Fort Bend, Harris and Brazoria Counties and less than 20 miles from downtown Houston is a place that feels a world away.
This latest review was made possible thanks to a kind email from a reader, who wrote to thank me for our coverage of the Fort Bend County restaurant scene and recommend Alex’s Kitchen in Missouri City.
MTea & Coffee has been in Sugar Land for three years, and it’s making a strong case for the distinction of being one of the best boba shops in the Houston region.
Its tagline beneath its logo contains an affirmation, “be awesome,” an accurate description for the three different teas I had the opportunity to try recently.
A small, mostly residential street just outside the Beltway sits a mere 2 miles away from Houston’s Chinatown, where some might say the city’s international culinary stars shine brightest.
I was excited at the prospect of trying Alings Chinese Bistro in Sugar Land, so I did my homework. Before visiting, I read about the origins and history of Hakka cuisine, which is widespread in Asia and found in countries like Taiwan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and even India.
The Richmond institution has been serving its classic smoked meats in a rustic farmhouse setting since 1973, when it was founded by Steve Onstad and his father Ward Onstad.
Bollywood, meet biryani. That’s the vision of Nirman Shah, the chef behind Nirmanz Food Boutique, which opened in 2017 at 16338 Kensington Drive Ste. #160 in Sugar Land.
If you’ve been to enough burger joints in your life, you probably have picked up on an informal yet usually reliable indicator that can help you predetermine the quality of the place you’re walking into.
Even approaching the newly-renovated Fort Bend Museum in Richmond, it’s easy for one to believe they’re about to enter some place in one of the world’s centers of culture – a New York, a Paris, a Tokyo.
I’ve seen many great innovations and adaptations from restaurants with their packaging and to-go containers throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
One of the best birria spots in Fort Bend County is only a year old, and it only recently reopened in June after about a month of renovations.
The commercialization of the restaurant industry has led to an increasingly conformist and conservative aesthetic that has made its way into the dining experience of most people.
There are many restaurants serving New Orleans or Louisiana-inspired food in the Houston area, but not many that can boast an atmosphere that approximates the real thing like The Rouxpour in Sugar Land.
Sugar Land-based music mentor group Melody Mentors will showcase its work during its first online recital on Wednesday, according to a news release from the organization.
Full disclosure: I wasn’t looking for Love Bird. But when I found out the place I was looking for in the Four Corners neighborhood of Sugar Land wasn’t open that day, I wanted to find something similar.
I think it’s appropriate that most of my rites of passage that I’ve experienced as an adopted Texan have been food-related.
The most recent of these was making my long-awaited first trip to Torchy’s Tacos when its Stafford location opened in April, the second in Fort Bend County.
The city of Sugar Land will soon play host to dozens of young thespians from around the country during the first music festival of its kind in Texas.