Best Restaurants near Creekside Park – Sept 2021

Updated September 2021. Originally published in 2021.) Authentic Mexican and outstanding Tex-Mex in a sleek, sophisticated setting Baja Sur Fresh Mex 🌟🌟 — Among the best restaurants in the Woodlands area. 🥇 Best Mexican Tex-Mex restaurants are in no short supply in the Woodlands, we’re happy to report that Baja Sur brings something different. Chef...

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Best Restaurants in Panther Creek – Sept 2021

Updated September 2021. Originally published in 2021.) Local Pizza Chain with Numerous Locations Crust Pizza Co 🥈 Recommended Pizza Freshly cut toppings on a Chicago-style thin crust (yes, that’s a thing) are the draw at this local chain of pizza spots. From the original location, Crust has spread out all over the Woodlands area, bringing...

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Best Restaurants on Sawdust – January 2022

(Originally published in 2021.) Outstanding tacos from a local truck Antojitos Junior Taco Truck 🥈 Recommended Mexican The Woodlands area has a great taco truck located in the parking lot of the HEB on Sawdust. Antojitos Junior serves a variety of Mexican and Honduran specialties; the family that runs it is Honduran. We sampled several...

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Best Restaurants on Research – January 2022

(Originally published in 2021.) A broad array of modern comfort food in a sleek setting Black Walnut Cafe ๐ŸŒŸ โ€” Notable in the Woodlands area. 🥇 Best American 🥇 Best Brunch 🥈 Recommended Burger 🥈 Recommended Happy Hour 🥈 Recommended Italian 🥈 Recommended Sandwiches Update (July 2021): The secret is out: The Masked Chef who’s...

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Best Restaurants on I-45 – January 2022

(Originally published in 2021.) Notable craft BBQ in a cozy backyard spot near the Woodlands 3rd Coast BBQ & Catering ๐ŸŒŸ โ€” Notable in the Woodlands area. 🥇 Best BBQ There’s a new rising star on the north side craft BBQ scene, and their name is 3rd Coast BBQ. Pitmaster Troy Mulligan is a Houston...

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Best Restaurants on FM1488 – July 2021

Updated July 2021. Originally published in 2021.) South-Texas-Style BBQ served from a food truck BBQ Godfather 🥈 Recommended BBQ Do you like your barbecue with a little kick? Then BBQ Godfather has you covered. Award-winning competition pitmaster Tony Faour brought his South Texas style ‘Q to Deacon Baldy’s food truck park, and the locals have...

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Best Restaurants in Grogan’s Mill – January 2022

Updated January 2022. Originally published in 2021.) A well priced, elevated spin on traditional southern favorites Back Table 🥈 Recommended Burger One of the Woodlands most scenic dining rooms has gotten a new concept and a total makeover. Back Table rises from the ashes of the late, lamented Robard’s at the Woodlands Resort, and has...

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Best Restaurants near the Woodlands Mall – August 2021

Updated August 2021. Originally published in 2021.) Solid Italian cuisine in an expansive, faux Tuscan setting Brio 🥈 Recommended Italian Brio delivers quality Italian food in a big, comfortable, definitely corporate setting. This isn’t a neighborhood hole-in-the-wall; those who prefer a more opulent room will feel right at home. The food was a pleasant surprise;...

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Best Restaurants near The Woodlands Waterway – January 2022

(Updated January 2022. Originally published in 2021.) Cali-Mex Cuisine in a festive spot on Waterway Square Baja Cantina ๐ŸŒŸ โ€” Notable in the Woodlands area. 🥇 Best Mexican Baja is the region of Mexico south of California, and Baja Cantina brings California’s spin on Mexican food to the Woodlands. A talented team has come together...

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Best Restaurants in Spring – November 2021

If you're looking for the best restaurants in Spring, a suburb north of Houston, Texas, we've got you covered. We search for the best food in Spring, TX, and have compiled a list of our favorite restaurants in the area. (Originally published in 2021.) Alicia’s Mexican Grille 🥈 Recommended Mexican Tex-Mex with a strong Texas...

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Best Restaurants on Rayford Road – January 2022

(Updated January 2022. Originally published in 2021.) Notable craft BBQ in a cozy backyard spot near the Woodlands 3rd Coast BBQ & Catering ๐ŸŒŸ โ€” Notable in the Woodlands area. 🥇 Best BBQ There’s a new rising star on the north side craft BBQ scene, and their name is 3rd Coast BBQ. Pitmaster Troy Mulligan...

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Best Restaurants in Conroe – January 2022

If you're looking for the best restaurants in Conroe, a city north of Houston, Texas, we've got you covered. We search for the best food in Conroe, TX, and have compiled a list of our favorite restaurants in the area. (Originally published in 2021.) A broad array of modern comfort food in a sleek setting...

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Best Restaurants in Market Street – January 2022

Updated January 2022. Originally published in 2021.) Seafood and steaks in a see-and-be-seen environment from Landry's Mastro’s Ocean Club ๐ŸŒŸ โ€” Notable in the Woodlands area. 🥈 Recommended Seafood 🥈 Recommended Steak Woodlands scenesters no longer have to drive to Houston to dine at the high roller and celeb favorite Mastroโ€™s. The Landryโ€™s group has...

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