Houston Category

Kits at Beaver’s

In: 3 stars, BBQ, Dinner, Houston, Lunch

The experience It was our last day in Blue Bell Country and my friend took the day off to spend with us, we thought we’d head into Houston for lunch at a place owned by some restauranteurs that she likes.  She’s never tried the place, but thought it would be fun.  We were driving from [...]

The experience On my way home today, I noticed the sign by Pappasito’s that said Fajita’s for Two for 16.95.  Wednesday.  After 5pm.  Hey! That’s tonight!!  I LOVE the beef fajitas at Pappasito’s and since I had not very good fajitas last night, I was now CRAVING beef fajitas.  I was sure Ogre would have no [...]

The experience Right before dinner, I received a page that I’d be expecting an admission at the hospital, so we’d have to take separate cars and plan for somewhere en route to down town.  I gave Ogre a couple of choices and we decided that the kids would probably like BBQ the best, so we [...]

Cuckoo for Los Cucos

In: 4 stars, Dinner, Houston, Lunch, Mexican, Patio, Plano

The experience We were out running errands this afternoon and were trying to decide on a place to eat for lunch.  It was originally going to revolve around the mall so we could go to do some Christmas Shopping but it was getting late so we just decided to go to the new Los Cucos [...]

The experience Today Grace was working till around lunch so I packed up the kids once Benji finally decided to wake up and we headed towards downtown to meet up with Mommy as she got off work.  We were deciding between a crepe place or Fadi’s Mediterranean Grill.  We had been wanting to go to Fadi’s [...]

The experience This weekend, the Phipps family has taken a road trip to Houston to check out the Texas Renaissance Festival.  Not knowing Houston too well, I asked my good friend Ashish for some suggestions.  He immediately thought of El Tiempo.  He told me that he doesn’t even really like chicken (which I know is [...]

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Childsplate.com chronicles our journey to find the perfect family restaurant. We are looking for restaurants with excellent food and a great attitude towards kids, even the whiny, cranky ones! We will be headed out to a different restaurant every single day to provide ourselves (and you) with some entertainment and good information about DFW area restaurants. We hope you will visit frequently and use our experiences to create some fun dining experiences of your own! Watch out, DFW, the Phipps family is going out to eat!

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