5 "Impressing Out of Towners" restaurants in Houston.
Instead of asking four different Houstonians about their favorite bbq spot, head to The Pit Room in Montrose for all the classics.
One Fifth Mediterranean is in a Hyde Park church, and is the 3rd concept in a 5-year plan. Come for dips, fresh pita, and family-style dishes.
Xochi is a Oaxacan spot in the Marriott Marquis hotel downtown, with mezcal cocktails, fresh masa, and a mole sampler that should be on your table.
Tongue-Cut Sparrow is a small Downtown cocktail bar where you should go when you don't want to have to fight or yell to get a drink.