For your convenience, we’ll be compiling many recommended restaurants’ hours of operation for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Enjoy, and don’t forget to generously tip your servers over the holiday season. We’ll be updating this list as we approach the holidays, so check back with us daily for more… Read the Rest »
The District Kitchen + Cocktails will debut a Bloody Mary bar during their New Year’s Day brunch. I’m more of a wine guy, but I’ve always loved a properly made Bloody Mary. The District has served up some tempting cocktails this year, so I’m looking forward to their take on this classic libation! As soon… Read the Rest »
Mayor-Elect Steve Adler joins us this week to discuss the permitting, licensing, and other infrastructure issues that confront and often cripple the hospitality industry (restaurants, bars, hotels, clubs, et al.) that comprise the LARGEST number of workers in central Texas (far larger than IT). Unbeknownst to many, the city is actually protected by a… Read the Rest »
Just heard from head honcho Darryl Wittle at Fleming’s at the Domain. The official announcement of the new chef partner has been made, and it’s Michael McNeilly. Michael is quite talented as I discovered tasting his cuisine at Trattoria Lisina out in Driftwood. This should be a great match for Fleming’s and their patrons. He… Read the Rest »
Hot Plate: Recent Reviews
Fat Sal’sDecember 19, 2014
2604 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78705
TrioDecember 12, 2014
98 San Jacinto Blvd.
Austin, TX 78701
Zax Restaurant & BarDecember 5, 2014
312 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, TX 78704
Cantina LaredoNovember 28, 2014
201 West 3rd St.
Austin, TX 78701
Building a Podcast: Adventures in TechnologyOctober 1, 2014
I’d always wanted to have a podcast on our website. A place where we could have complete control to conduct in-depth interviews with fascinating Continue Reading »
Rob Commits a Take Out Faux PasJuly 10, 2014
In my line of work, something like this is bound to happen. In fact, it’s happened more than once. Tried out a newish pizza joint the Continue Reading »