Austin | Dallas | Houston

News Archive RSS
Restaurants + Bars

Official Drink of Austin
On Thursday, February 26, Austin's most talented mixologists sloshed, sipped and stirred in a fight to be crowned the Official Drink of Austin 2015.  The second annual event, hosted ...
The Townsend
Congress Avenue's newest bar will feature the works: an intriguing drink menu, an intimate live performance space, a state-of-the-art sound system and an innovative approach to bartending. Located in ...
Eureka!
A California chain with a focus on burgers, beer and whiskey is setting up shop in downtown Austin. Eureka plans to serve 40 craft beers, 40 small-batch whiskeys and un-fussy ...
Italic Preview
Italic, the Italian endeavor from the ELM Restaurant group (24 Diner, Arro, Easy Tiger), is just a few short weeks away from opening its doors at Sixth and Colorado streets ...
Brunch by Neighborhood
There's no better way to kick off the weekend than catching up with a few friends over a lazy meal (and a few cocktails). These 13 brunch spots in ...
Roll On In
East Austin's newest bar is now open to the public, doubling as a service station for your bike and your workday blues. The Wheel, an aptly named bicycle-inspired spot ...
A Cup of Joe
No other place of work better reflects Austin’s highly creative and proudly weird individualism than the 50 or so independent coffee shops around town. Sorry Starbucks fans: Complex roasts ...
Eating Well is the Best Revenge
In March, GQ will publish its 25 Most Outstanding Restaurants in the U.S. Though the results won't be available online until Monday, we snuck a peek and found ...
The Farmer Diaries
After experiencing a low turnout of plants started from seeds in my greenhouse this year, I decided it was time to go through the packets I've hoarded over the ...
National Margarita Day
National Margarita Day is on Sunday, so what better excuse is there to enjoy a nice, cold tequila beverage? We've rounded up this collection of bars and restaurants — easily ...
Cock Fight
Ms P's Electric Cock is more than just a clever name: The South Congress trailer has been serving up acclaimed fried chicken since 2010. But after a dicey business ...
Launderette First Look
Launderette, the hotly anticipated neighborhood cafe steered by chefs Rene Ortiz and Laura Sawicki swings its doors open to the public Thursday. The longtime duo, previously behind La Condesa and ...
Food Fest
The world's largest hands-on grilling demo isn't the only thing to look forward to at the 2015 Austin Food + Wine Festival. On Wednesday, the fest announced details for ...
Uchi World Domination
One of Austin's favorite fine dining havens has snagged another winning title — this time on behalf of the entire state of Texas. In a recent article, Business Insider ranked ...
James Beard Awards
Semifinalists for the prestigious 2015 James Beard Awards were announced on Wednesday — and Austin was well represented.  Olamaie, a sweet downtown spot serving up Southern fare, garnered the most honors ...
Get Our Emails

Daily Digest

The Dining Report

Promo Alerts

We will not share or sell your email address