Tag: Houston Restaurants

Vincent Mandola

Vincent Mandola, a Houston Legend

Vincent Mandola passed away over the weekend on 07/19/20. His family reports that he was diagnosed with corona virus in March and died of heart failure on Sunday. Vincent Mandola was the owner and proprietor of the Houston Mid-Town and Montrose area favorites Nino’s and Vincent’s, along with Grapino’s and fast casual dining concept Pronto […]


Junior’s Texas BBQ and Seafood

I went through the archives and found another throwback post from my days as the Houston BBQ Examiner. This time around, I’m sharing a restaurant review I wrote for Junior’s Texas BBQ and Seafood! Junior’s Texas Barbecue and Seafood Although the restaurant and clientele may seem a little ruff on the outside, it is quickly […]


Houston Essential Restaurants 2016

This is the first of what I hope to make an annual list of my top 10 Houston Restaurants. The choices and opinions are purely my own and are not meant to rule out any particular restaurant as not being great. Who knows, if a restaurant doesn’t make it on this list, there is always […]