Celebrate any day at 1252 Tapas Bar!

January 5, 2014 - 11:00am - January 31, 2014 - 10:00pm

Freshen up your weekends with savory Sangria carafes at 1252 Tapas Bar. Every Saturday from 10 am – 6 pm sangria carafes are just $10 at our favorite Spanish haven.

Looking for special hump day plans? Every Wednesday From 4 pm - 10 pm head to 1252 for tapas and wine pairings for just $25 - that's 4 tapas paired with 4 three oz pours of Spanish wines - YUM!

Public Wine Tatsing at The Tasting Room!

January 21, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

TTR is bringing you wine tasting at your finger tips with their public wine tasting event, Tuesday, January 21st from 6:30 - 8 pm! No need to sign up or make reservations - just pop on by The Tasting Room and walk up to one of the tables in front of their wine walls. 

Tickets are $10/person (which is purchased at the wine tables) for a few healthy portions of some of your favorites!

Crave Cupcakes Holiday Specials!

December 10, 2013 - 9:00am - December 24, 2013 - 9:00pm

Crave is celebrating the  holidays with special flavors just for you. Check out all of their seasonal must-haves below:


  • Just as they do every year, Crave is busting out their special holiday flavors: Gingerbread & Eggnog & Festive fondants atop Red velvet, Vanilla & Dark Chocolate. Pair either of these delicious treats with a peppermint hot cocoa or fresh eggnog latte.


  • If you're looking for a great gift for anyone on your list, why not a sweet treat? Purchase a Crave Giftcard & receive a COMPLIMENTARY cupcake of choice - a gift for them AND for you!


  • Looking for a special activity to do with the kids? Crave's Holiday Handcrafted Box are just $60  and features the characters Santa on strawberry, Rudolph on Red Velvet & Snowman on Dark Chocolate. Also the Holiday Handcrafted has a special shipping offer of an additional $20 to ship within a 450 mile radius - send one to your family and friends for a holiday treat they can share in together!


  • Indulge in one of Crave's Holiday Party Pack, just $50 - they bake and you decorate & frost your own cupcakes with Rudolph, Santa & Snowman. The perfect party game for kids & adults alike!

Thanksgiving at Uptown Park

November 28, 2013 - 11:00am - 9:00pm

Ditch the dishes and let the restaurants of Uptown Park do the cooking for you! Champps Americana, McCormick and Schmick's and Arturo's will all be open on Thanksgiving with your favorite dishes!

Champps Americana

Chow down on Thanksgiving favorites with football, turkey and their famous, homemade pumpkin cheesecake! If you'd rather watch football than spend your day cooking, or if you just want to get out of the house and have some fun this Thanksgiving then Champps is the place for you to go! They'll be open from 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. Thursday, November 22 (Thanksgiving Day) through Friday, November 23rd and Champps will have a Thanksgiving menu for everyone:

Adult Entree ($16.99):

Roasted Turkey with giblet gravy

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Green Beans and Carrots

Made from scratch cranberry sauce


Served with your choice of soup or salad

Choice of New York Style Cheesecake or our famous pumpkin cheesecake with nutmeg cream sauce, whipped cream and cinnamon sugar


Child Entrée ($6.99):

Roasted Turkey


Mashed potatoes

Buttered Corn

Chocolate Sundae


Arturo's Uptown Italiano

Don't let the Italian facade fool you - Arturo's knows Thanksgiving. Choose between the regular menu and the traditional Thanksgiving menu, which includes::

-A  butternut squash soup

-House salad

-Entreé of sliced turkey breast with mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, dressing and cranberry sauce

 -Slice of pecan or apple pie

Enjoy all of the holiday favorites for $39 a person. Reserve your spot today: 713.621.1180


McCormick and Schmick's

Eat, drink and be thankful with McCormick and Schmick's this turkey day! Enjoy from the regular menu as well as a Thanksgiving specials which includes turkey and traditional sides like butternut squash soup and stuffing! Also, McCormick and Schmick's will be offering bottles of Stag’s Leap wine at a 50% discount - the perfect pairing to your Thanksgiving feast.

This delicious Thanksgiving meal is priced between $24.99 and $28.99 - reservations recommended 713.840.7900

Christmas Dinner at Uptown Park

December 24, 2013 - 12:00pm - December 25, 2013 - 11:00pm

Looking to stay out of the kitchen this holiday season? The restaurants at Uptown Park have specils for you this Christmas Eve and Christmas day to make sure you're celebrating the right way!


Etoile Cuisine et Bar: Christmas Eve Dinner

Wine and Dine Christmas Eve away at Étoile! A special Christmas Eve menu will be served on December 24th that will be sure to start your holiday right. The menu includes a 3 course dinner with your choice of an appetizer, main course and dessert. Choose from items such as a maine lobster bisque with lobster medallions and an aged brandy, or sautéed scallops with fennel, tomato marmalade and black olives. Finish off with a lime and fresh berries cheesecake with rasberry gel and pistachio ice cream.

Reserve your table today: 832.668.5808

*Please note: Etoile will be closed Christmas Day


Arturo's Uptown  Italiano: Christmas Eve Dinner

Escape to a warm, Italian villa at Arturo's Uptown Italiano. This Christmas Eve (December 24th)

Dine on menu favorites like Pistachio Crusted Lamb Chops topped with a mustard demi glace served with homemade polenta and fresh grilled asparagus or Branzino, a whole Mediterranean Sea Bass filled tableside and topped with citrus vinaigrette served with fresh grilled vegetables.

Make your reservation today: 713.621.1180

*Please note: Arturo's will be closed Christmas Day


McCormick and Schmick's: Open Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Join McCormick and Schmick's for a Christmas Eve or Christmas Day feast to remember. Dine on fresh fish or juicy steak or enjoy seasonal favorites King Crab or Red Snapper.

Reservations Highly Recommended: 713.840.7900

Women's Wine Social at the Tasting Room

November 20, 2013 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join the women of The Tasting Room at Uptown Park and Lacey Barnes of Stella and Dot (www.stelladot.com/laceybarnes)on November 20th from 5:30 to 7. Lacey Barnes has a true entrepreneurial spirit; learn about her journey opening several small businesses in one of the most competitive environments in the U.S and will be guiding you through the subject of “My Small Business Experience. Guests will also taste wines and chef-prepared bites during the presentation. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Jean Claude Boisset Wine Dinner at Etoile

November 11, 2013 - 6:45pm - 11:00pm

Etoile is hosting their first Wine Night on November 11th, 2013 starting at 6:45pm. Tickets start at $95 for FACC members and $108 for non-FACC members. This will include a decadent four course meal plus desert. Each course is paired with a Jean Claude Boisset wine. Don't miss out on the first of many wine nights at Etoile.

Fall Flavors at Crave

October 15, 2014 - 10:00am - November 28, 2014 - 6:30pm

It's officially that time of year again. Nothing gets us in the mood for the upcoming Holidays like the flavors of nutmeg, cinnamon, and sweet cranberries. Come get your FALL on at Crave Cupcakes with the Pumpkin Spice cupcake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese frosting or the Cranberry Orange Cupcake with matching frosting. Avaliable in store or order a dozen in advance until the 28th, just make sure you get them before they blow away! 



Thanksgiving Cupcakes at Crave

November 22, 2013 - 8:00am - November 27, 2013 - 6:00pm

Give thanks this holiday season with Crave Cupcakes. Starting November 22nd through November 27th, Crave will  be making their Thanksgiving cupcakes, avaliable on the shelves or for pre-order.

The cupcakes include: 

-Dark Brown Turkey fondant top on Vanilla Bean

-Light Brown Acorn tops on Dark Chocolate

-Dark Orange Leaf tops on Red Velvet.

Be the favorite family member at the Thanksgiving gathering with Crave Thanksgiving Cupcakes!


Get spooked with Crave Halloween toppers

October 24, 2013 - 10:00am - October 31, 2013 - 9:00pm

Make any celebration scarier this Halloween with spooky cupcake toppers at Crave Cupcakes. Choose from a ghost, black cat or bat for the classics like red velvet, chocolate and vanilla? Order in advance to get these toppers on any of the daily flavors. They are only haunting Crave for a limited time only!