Former Houston Texan Whitney Mercilus and friends pouring ‘Cocktails 4 A Cause’ to raise money for annual back-to-school event
Former Houston Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus will be stepping behind the bar this evening for his annual ‘Cocktails For a Cause’ event, raising awareness and money for his ‘WithMerci’ foundation.
Houston's 5 Best Weekend Food Bets: Lobster Rolls and Hot Sausage Po’ Boys
This weekend, we’re sharing five fantastic dining options from restaurants around town, covering dine-in, takeout, delivery and curbside service. National Lobster Day at Loch Bar and Ouzo BayFriday, all day4444 WestheimerWhiskey-fueled seafood tavern Loch Bar will be celebrating National Lobster Day New England style, with a Maine lobster roll for $25 all day. National Bakery Day at Three Brothers BakeryFriday, all day while supplies last4036 South Braeswood, 12393 Kingsride, 4606 WashingtonIn honor of National Bakery Day and the bakery’s 71st Anniversary, Houston institution Three Brothers Bakery will be offering 71-cent cookies at all three locations while supplies last. Snag a Hot Sausage & Pork Fat Cream Gravy ($9) and/or a local Roast Beef Debris Po’ boy ($10) at the Bread Man tent at Urban Harvest. Brunch at White Elm Café BakerySaturday-Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.14079 MemorialMemorial’s hot new cafe is now offering weekend brunch on Saturdays and Sundays.houstonpress.com
New Mediterranean spot Ouzo Bay debuts in Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area
Located at 4444 Westheimer Road, Suite G130, in Afton Oaks / River Oaks Area, the new addition is called Ouzo Bay. With a four-star rating out of 22 reviews on Yelp so far, Ouzo Bay is on its way to developing a local fan base. Yelper Carolina B. who was among the first Yelpers to review the new spot on July 20, wrote, "Amazing place! Being in the River Oaks district requires a business to be on their A-game, and Ouzo Bay definitely deserves to be front row and center! Ouzo Bay is open from 11 a.m.midnight Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m.2 a.m. Wednesday-Friday, 11 a.m.3 p.m. and 4 p.m.2 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.3 p.m. and 4 p.m.midnight Sunday.