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What Is Houston’s Signature Food?

Many major cities are known for a particular signature food. Chicago has deep dish pizza, Philadelphia has cheese steaks, St. Louis has toasted ravioli. And while, yes, we have Tex Mex in Houston and kolaches — and great barbecue and great steakhouses — none of that is specifically unique to Greater Houston. In short, it […]

Many major cities are known for a particular signature food. Chicago has deep dish pizza, Philadelphia has cheese steaks, St. Louis has toasted ravioli.

And while, yes, we have Tex Mex in Houston and kolaches — and great barbecue and great steakhouses — none of that is specifically unique to Greater Houston.

In short, it would seem Houston doesn’t have a signature food. But we should. So let’s pick one.

You can still send your suggestions to: talk@houstonmatters.org or Tweet us @houstonmatters with the hashtag #MyHouFood.

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