The high-end steakhouse craze hits Galveston: [Photos]

Galveston visitors who are looking for an upscale atmosphere but want a change from the typical destinations of Rudy and Paco’s or Gaido’s have a new dining option. Number 13 Prime Steak and Seafood opened this month with a promise to serve high-end steak, top-notch seafood and hand-crafted cocktails. Located in a two-story building in the Pelican Rest Marina, Number 13 features waterfront views from both inside the dining room. The … Continue reading The high-end steakhouse craze hits Galveston: [Photos]

Where to Eat Right Now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for December

by Eric Sandler After a slow start to the fall restaurant opening season, the pace has picked up. While it might be hard to fit in checking out some new places between holiday shopping, holiday parties and holiday traffic, here are 10 hot, new restaurants to try. Consider taking adventurous out-of-town guests to one. Vallone’s Longtime restaurateur Tony Vallone, Tony’s GM Scott Sulma and Tony’s … Continue reading Where to Eat Right Now: 10 cool, must-try restaurants for December

Bring the wine: Six great choices that complement your holiday meal

Thanksgiving is often one of the hardest meals for pairing wine simply because of the vast array of flavors served across the buffet table. Christmas is a close second, though at least you’re not confined to turkey. But with a few pairing secrets under your belt, you can easily master the holiday wine dilemma. When selecting white wine, it’s a good rule of thumb to … Continue reading Bring the wine: Six great choices that complement your holiday meal