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REVIEW: Grace’s

So any given Sunday, there’s a good chance you can find us at a nice brunch spot or having Sunday Dinner somewhere. This past Sunday, we were out and about and decided to stop at a restaurant we both enjoy – Grace’s, located on Upper Kirby in Houston. We’ve eaten there before, but realized we

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Post Harvey Restaurant Visit: The Rouxpour in Sugar Land

After Harvey left and took with it its rain and dark cloud of destruction, 2 Girls Who Travel decided to get back to the food. We had been cooped up in the house long enough, so we decided to venture over to Sugar Land and try a restaurant that’s been on our radar for some

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2 Girls Who Travel Have a Taste of Liberty Kitchen Garden Oaks

We’re back this week dishing about another modern, trendy restaurant serving up good food – duh, I mean that’s what we do. We were invited out to sample Liberty Kitchen Garden Oaks’ (LKGO)* brunch menu Saturday with fellow Houston food bloggers and we are so glad we made it out to Houston’s Northside to do

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Houston Heights Fave Does Not Disappoint

The Houston Heights area has an abundance of must-dine restaurants. While driving down Heights Boulevard, 2 Girls Who Travel spied the much-talked about Lee’s Fried Chicken & Donuts, two things we cannot resist. So we decided to stop! As we stepped into this cute neighborhood hot spot, we were welcomed instantly. Now we had some

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Media Tasting at The Caddy Shack

We love being invited to tastings, but when there’s stuffed turkey legs on the menu … it only gets better. A few days ago, 2 Girls Who Travel attended a private media tasting at The Caddy Shack* in Houston. The restaurant, located on Washington Ave., boasts a comfortable outside patio with a bar and hookah

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REVIEW: Sweet Times

If you’re familiar with the Oprah Winfrey Network’s (OWN) TV show “Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s,” then you already know that the show is based off the popular St. Louis soul food restaurant Sweetie Pie’s. And our fellow Houston foodies probably know that Sweet Times*, part of the Sweetie Pie’s chain, made its way to H-Town

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2 Girls Who Travel Sample the Menu at Live Oak Lounge & Grill

There’s a new chill spot with good eats coming to Historic Third Ward in Houston. With the New Year comes a new concept to the area. Live Oak Lounge & Grill is aiming to do just that. The lounge and eatery will offer food by executive chef Javani King. Did we mention Javani was just

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Review: Hungry’s on Memorial

This little gem of a restaurant on Memorial had been calling our name for some time. So what better time to try out their Sunday brunch than during Houston Restaurant Weeks? Hungry’s has a parking lot in the back of the restaurant, but there’s also complimentary valet. When we arrived around 12:30, the restaurant was

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3 Days in Mexico City

We’ll admit … we were lured in by the extremely affordable round trip flight prices. Mexico City had no beaches to visit and as the capital city of Mexico, we knew English-speakers would be few and far between. And that didn’t matter. Mexico City was a bustling, beautiful city filled with amazing architecture, a rich

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That Time We Almost Ordered Grasshoppers in Mexico

So we’re in Mexico – Mexico City to be exact – and it’s been awesome. This trip was a little different than some of our more recent ones – we weren’t lured in by the pretty beaches and oceans – there are none. And we also decided to visit a place in which English wasn’t

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