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Tag Archives: cornbread
Smothered pork chop at Mikki’s Cafe The smothered pork chop at Mikki’s Soul Food Cafe covers most of the large platter it’s served on. It’s a good 6-8 inches across, bone-in, drenched in a classic brown gravy and teetering ominously … Continue reading
Mama’s Oven on South Main If you grew up in Southeast Texas in the 1970s like I did, you understand the meaning of “the other side of the tracks.” Many towns were divided into the white side and the black … Continue reading
Chicken fried steak at Black-eyed Pea We continue our search for the best chicken-fried steak in Houston by visiting two chain restaurants known for tasty CFS. The Black-eyed Pea restaurant chain has been around for decades, and in its earlier … Continue reading