Dervish Table Top Grill

Dervish Table Top Grill: Restaurant Review

Dervish Tabletop Grill in Stafford, Tx is one of those restaurants where the dining experience matters much more than the food per se. Menu The restaurant offers à la carte menu as well as Chef’s Special buffet for dinner. The à la carte menu consists of a mix of halal Indo-Pak, Mediterranean as well as […]

Shri Balaji Bhavan, Hillcroft

Shri Balaji Bhavan, Houston: Restaurant Review

Last night we visited Shri Balaji Bhavan on Hillcroft after many years. I grew up eating all kinds of yummy South Indian food lovingly prepared by my Malayali neighbors who lived right next door to our house in India and treated us as family. I remember looking for authentic South Indian cuisine as a newlywed who […]

The Peri Peri Factory, Houston

The Peri Peri Factory: Restaurant Review

Ever since we moved from Toronto we had been missing Nando’s and Galito’s. When we heard of The Peri Peri Factory opening in Houston few months ago we were excited that we could finally have some halal flame-grilled peri peri chicken here. Thankfully, we were not disappointed. Menu The menu included all the usual Peri […]

S’mores Waffle at Busy Boy Cafe Hillcroft

Busy Boy Sandwiches Mediterranean Grill and Café: Restaurant Review

We have always enjoyed eating halal fast food such as shawarmas, burgers, sandwiches and wraps at Busy Boy Sandwiches Mediterranean Grill and Café. It’s located amidst various other eating joints and ethnic stores on Hillcroft which is also known as Mahatma Gandhi District or Houston’s “Little India”. Yesterday we specifically went to check out their newly […]

Halal General Tso Chicken at Jade Ly Asian Bistro, Sugar Land, TX

Jade Ly Asian Bistro : Restaurant Review

Update 08/29/2018: They no longer sell pork ! Last Sunday it was late last night and we still couldn’t decide upon a restaurant when I remembered Jade Ly Asian Bistro. The place is quite close to our home in Sugarland, TX and I had recently been seeing lots of scrumptious posts by Hassan Studios  who […]