Category : Blog

Valentine’s Family Dinner

It’s just around the corner – Valentine’s Day – the official celebration of love! If you’re searching for something truly special, we suggest you join us for an experience beyond your expectations. At Common Bond Cafe and Bakery, our chefs can do amazing and lovely things with food. They will take a slate of fresh ingredients and join them together to spark dishes that will blow you and your family away. So, this year come join us and celebrate love […]

Common Bond’s Pastry Chef Creates Special Tart For The Houston Chocolate Hero Month

Pastry Chef Rakesh Nayak is excited to be a part of Callebaut Chocolate and Houston Food Finder’s first Houston Chocolate Heroes Month. To celebrate the occasion, our chef created the Sesame & Earl Grey Tart with Chai Caramel and it will be highlighted in the Passport Promotion this Sunday, January 27 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. All participants will receive a 6-pack of Marcrons for FREE with the promotion. Please join us Sunday! The Sesame Earl Earl Grey Tart is currently […]

Common Bond Welcomes New Custom Cake Designer Sarah Ono Jones

Bid farewell to summer with one last get together with friends and family, Common Bond Style! Join us for a Labor Day Weekend BBQ with Chef Matt on the pit smoking up the finest meat in town! Saturday – Monday we will be offering specialty BBQ plates filled with brisket, ribs, sausage, beans, cole slaw & potato salad. Of course, our bakery bar will be filled with all our famous desserts and pastries to top it all off.

School and evening activities are in full swing, often leaving you…

School and evening activities are in full swing, often leaving you wondering where exactly the day went! With so much to do, let’s face it, sometimes home cooked meals just aren’t an option!

Common Bond’s Chef Matt shares with us some of his favorite new menu items

With the first official cold front underway, the Fall Season has finally made it to Houston! With the change in weather comes a few amazing seasonal additions to the Common Bond Menu. From artisanal creations like Duck Confit to warm and hearty dishes like Veal Bolognese, there is no shortage of adventurous new dishes to try!

Labor Day Weekend

Bid farewell to summer with one last get together with friends and family, Common Bond Style! Join us for a Labor Day Weekend BBQ with Chef Matt on the pit smoking up the finest meat in town! Saturday – Monday we will be offering specialty BBQ plates filled with brisket, ribs, sausage, beans, cole slaw & potato salad. Of course, our bakery bar will be filled with all our famous desserts and pastries to top it all off.

Chicken Bahn Mi Salad

Common Bond Summer Salads

School may be starting but we still officially have one more month of summer left! As the season winds down, we plan on soaking up every bit of bold summer flavors and fresh seasonal ingredients that we can.

Common Bond Cafe & Bakery returns to Houston Restaurant Weeks

Common Bond Cafe & Bakery returns to Houston Restaurant Weeks

Common Bond Cafe & Bakery returns to Houston Restaurant Weeks HOUSTON (FOX 26) – Chef Matt Baum, joined by FOX 26 News segment contributor, and CBS Sports Radio 650 food show host Cleverley Stone.  Chef Matt shares the ingredients in his recipe for green goddess dressing, which is part of the heirloom tomato and steak salad, a first course option available as part of the Houston Restaurant Weeks $20 lunch menu at Common Bond Cafe & Bakery. The cafe is also offering a $35 dinner menu for Houston Restaurant Weeks, an annual volunteer-driven charitable event that directly benefits […]

Houston Restaurant Weeks 2018 Menu

Houston Restaurant Weeks 2018 Menu It’s that time of year again! The time where Houstonians spend almost every night of the week eating out sampling as many restaurant week menus as they can! However, at Common Bond, you don’t have to have a reservation or wait in a long line to experience some of the finest food in Houston! We love restaurant week not only because it allows us to create new and exciting dishes, but because of the amazing […]

Common Bond named Food Network’s BEST HOUSTON BAKERY

Common Bond named Food Network’s BEST HOUSTON BAKERY!

Common Bond named Food Network’s BEST HOUSTON BAKERY! From our French Inspired Macaroons to our German inspired Kugelhopfs we pride ourselves in serving up artisanal pastries from around the globe!  We like to think that no matter where you hail from, you can taste a bit of home at Common Bond, even if it’s just a reminder of mom’s kitchen. We are thrilled that in a city with unlimited bakery options, Common Bond has been named the Best Bakery in […]