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Ray’s BBQ Shack – Houston, TX

Ray’s BBQ Shack – Houston, TX

Some of the best places to eat are connected to gas stations. Ray’s BBQ Shack in Houston’s Third Ward is no exception. It is nondescript and tucked in beside a gas station. Your only clue is the amazing smell from the smokers, and the crowd […]

Brisket House – Houston, TX

Brisket House – Houston, TX

For my birthday I wanted to go out for the best BBQ in Houston. That place was closed so I decided to try The Brisket House at the corner of Woodway and Augusta. It was fairly nondescript and tucked away in a strip mall. When […]

Hokkaido Japanese Kitchen – Houston, TX

Hokkaido Japanese Kitchen – Houston, TX

Hokkaido Sushi Kitchen is hidden in a strip mall on Bellaire Blvd in the Sharpstown area of Houston. It’s inexpensive and always packed. We started off with the complementary miso soup. It had a very full flavor with pieces of seaweed and tofu. It was […]

Taqueria Jefes (next day) – Houston, TX

Taqueria Jefes (next day) – Houston, TX

Yesterday’s trip to Jefes was so good that we had to go back. This time we tried the pastor torta. It was the same tasty pork from the burritos with lettuce, tomatoes, avocado, and cheese all served on a soft white bread roll. The bread […]

Taqueria Jefes – Houston, TX

Taqueria Jefes – Houston, TX

Taqueria Jefes is my local burrito truck. It’s near the corner of FM1960 and Ella Rd. They don’t speak English very well, but they make some great food. Tonight I had my usual pastor burrito with all the fixings: lettuce, tomatoes, avocado, sour cream, and […]

Sweet Sadie’s BBQ – Houston, TX

Sweet Sadie’s BBQ – Houston, TX

Sweet Sadie’s BBQ & Wings is a big, clean, unassuming restaurant in a strip mall in north Houston. I ordered a two meat plate with brisket and sausage. It was served with BBQ beans, french fries, and a big bowl of sauce. The brisket was […]