Sunday, July 5, 2015

Burnet Trifecta Packing Them In

I’ve always loved the trifecta at the racetrack. But that’s a long shot at best. There is a restaurant trifecta on Burnet that is, as racing fans would say, a lock. I’m talking about the back-to-back-to-back configuration of Noble Sandwich Co., Fork and Taco and Pinthouse Pizza. These are three restaurants that have substantially elevated… Read the Rest »

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Il Forte

800 Brazos St. #215
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 212-9797

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Pieous

12005 Hwy. 290 W.
Austin, TX 78737
(512) 394-7041

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Sway

1417 South 1st St.
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 326-1999

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Texican Café

11940 Manchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78748
(512) 282-9094

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According to an informal poll of local restaurant servers, Austin dinners are about average (20%) to somewhat below average on the tipping front.  Continue Reading »

Not All Hospital Food Sucks

I have viewed many a hospital meal over the years as I have accompanied my wife (many times) and other family members through a few somewhat  Continue Reading »

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