THINGS TO EAT
Galveston Restaurant Week launches through Feb. 28
Galveston Restaurant Week is back. Several restaurants are participating in Galveston Restaurant Week. To participate, you simply dine out at one of the many participating restaurants. Two- and Three-course dinners will be priced between $20-$45 and two-course lunches, breakfast and brunches will cost between $10-$20, according to Galveston Restaurant Week. To see the full list of participating restaurants, visit here.
Taco Bell is bringing back Nacho Fries
HOUSTON – Are you obsessed with Taco Bell’s Nacho Fries? Taco Bell’s Nacho Fries will be available nationwide at participating locations starting December 24. This is the second time this year Taco Bell has offered Nacho Fries, which debuted in January 2018. According to Taco Bell, Nacho Fries is the brand’s most successful menu item. Taco Bell is also bringing back the $1 Loaded Nacho Taco, Taco and Burrito Cravings Pack and Bacon Club Chalupa.
Popular deep-fried, stuffed Korean-style hot dogs coming to Bellaire Food Street this fall
HOUSTON – This fall, an in-demand delicacy of Korean street food is coming to the Bellaire Food Street, a food hall in Houston’s Chinatown, according to Eater. Known for its deep-fried hot dogs on a stick, Myungrand Hot Dog is opening a rebranded outpost, Two Hands, at 9393 Bellaire Street. The restaurant will feature the popular hot dogs, which are stuffed with unusual fillings such as rice cake, crispy potatoes and squid ink. Myungrand Hot Dog has more than 700 locations in Korea and has opened 15 locations in the United States since 2018. The Bellaire Food Street will feature a number of popular street foods, including Korean fried chicken, spicy hot pots, and fancy popsicles, according to Eater.
Torchy’s Taco opens new location in Memorial City
HOUSTON – Austin-based Torchy’s Taco opened a new location Wednesday in Memorial City. The new restaurant is at 1035 Gessner Road, Suite A. Memorial City Construction Phase Shoutout to all the talented people who made our newest Memorial City Location come to life! Posted by Torchy's Tacos Memorial City on Thursday, September 10, 2020This grand opening represents Torchy’s 18th location in the Houston area, which is the most outside of Austin. The chain plans to follow all health and safety measures, such as team wellness checks, face masks and social distancing.