Monday, October 20, 2014


98 San Jacinto Blvd. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 685-8300 — (Breakfast) Sun: 7-9:30am Mon-Friday: 6:30am-11am Sat: 7-11am (Brunch) Sun: 10am-2pm (Lunch) Mon-Sat: 11am-5pm (Dinner) Sun-Thu: 5-10pm Fri-Sat: 5-11pm   TrioI  Continue Reading »

Zax Restaurant & Bar

312 Barton Springs Rd. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 481-0100 Mon-Thu: 11am-10pm Fri-Sat: 11am-10:30pm Sun: 11am-3pm MENU   Zax Restaurant & Bar Zax Restaurant and Bar, at the corner of Riverside and Barton Springs, is one of  Continue Reading »

Asia Cafe

8650 Spicewood Springs Rd. #114A Austin, TX 78759 (512) 331-5788 Mon-Sun: 11am-9pm     Asia CafeThe Asia Cafe reminds me a lot of the old Pao’s when it was downtown inside the Commodore Perry Building. The menu was loaded with  Continue Reading »

Homespun Kitchen and Bar

131 E. Mercer St. Dripping Springs, TX 78620 (512) 829-4064 Tue-Thu: 11am-3pm Tue-Thu: 5-9pm Fri-Sat: 11am-3pm Fri-Sat: 5-10pm MENU   Homespun Kitchen and BarHomespun is a new owner-operated restaurant in Dripping  Continue Reading »

Freda’s Seafood Grille

10903 Pecan Park Blvd. Austin, TX 78750 (512) 506-8700 Mon-Thu: 11am-10pm Fri-Sat: 11am-11pm Sun: 10am-9pm — MENU     Freda’s Seafood GrilleWelcome to Freda’s Seafood Grille on Pecan Park  Continue Reading »

Tony C’s – Avery Ranch

10526 W. Parmer Ln. Ste. #509 Austin, TX 78717 (512) 255-9463 & 12800 Hill Country Blvd. Austin, TX 78738 (512) 263-3473 Sun-Thu: 11am-10pm Fri-Sat: 11am-11pm REVIEW – Galleria location MENU     Tony C’sI  Continue Reading »


12005 Hwy. 290 W. Austin, TX 78737 (512) 394-7041 Tue-Fri: 11am-2pm Tue-Fri: 4-9pm Sat: 11am-9pm Sun: 11am-8pm     Josh KanerI met a young man named Josh Kaner several years ago at the HEB in Dripping Springs. He sought me out to  Continue Reading »

It’s All Good Bar-B-Q

22112 W. Hwy. 71 W. Spicewood, TX 78669 (512) 264-1744 Wed: Noon-8pm Thu-Sun: 11am-9pm MENU     It’s All Good Bar-B-QOne of the most sacred food items in central Texas is BBQ. Right up there with Tex-Mex  Continue Reading »

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken

117 San Jacinto Blvd. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 474-4877 Call for hours MENU   Gus’s World Famous Fried ChickenThere’s a new player in town in the slowly building bone-in fried chicken battle. It’s called  Continue Reading »

The Oasis

6550 Comanche Trail Austin, TX 78732 (512) 266-2442 Mon-Fri: 11:30am-9pm Sat-Sun: 11am-10pm MENU     The Oasis Some time ago, the Oasis atop Lake Travis had a reputation as a place to go for drinks and a great view,  Continue Reading »