Our weekly digest spotlights local news and EaDo-related events to keep you in the loop when it comes to the best neighborhood In the Loop. Catch it every week to stay informed.


In this digest: A digital upgrade, a savory conversation, and lots of football fun. 


Smart kiosks are coming

Finding your way around EaDo is about to get even cooler. Smart kiosks will help guide pedestrians to local points of interest via interactive, dual-side touchscreens. Keep an eye out for these new resources soon. 


The accolades keep coming for J-Bar-M

EaDo’s newest barbecue joint received top billing in Culturemap food editor Eric Sandler’s podcast. Listen to owner Charles Toomey and pitmaster Willow Villarreal discuss their partnership and path to success. 


A hot spot for football in EaDo

Don’t miss a minute of the big game on Sunday, thanks to the 50+ screens spread across Pitch 25. With 100 beers on tap, it’s no wonder this EaDo favorite landed on Eater Houston’s list of Where to Watch Super Bowl LVI


Local Business Love:


Texas Art Asylum 

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s gift? Everyone’s favorite quirky art supply shop has an Etsy shop with one-of-a-kind finds.


Rodeo Goat

Every football fan wins thanks to this championship-caliber creation. Pork rinds and tailgate slaw make the new Touchdown Dance burger an easy pick this weekend.


Tiny Champions

This Valentine’s Day, fall in love with pizza all over again. Stop in all weekend and/or place your orders before kickoff on Sunday. 


Seaside Poke

Now you’ll never run out of Seaside Shoya sauce. All three varieties are available for purchase in bottle form, in-store or online. 



Top Chef alum Vanarin Kuch is bringing his famous Hot Cheeto Croissant back to the menu at this beloved EaDo bakery.