Thursday, April 17, 2014

Circle H Lodge

931 C.R. 301 Burnet, TX 78611 (210) 867-0138 Call for availability MENU     Circle H LodgeThere are lots of quaint and charming little bed and breakfast places around central Texas. You know the type where the  Continue Reading »


2521 Rutland Drive Austin, TX 78758 (512) 719-3377 Mon-Fri: 11am-2pm Mon-Fri: 5pm-10pm Sat: 5pm-10pm Sun: Closed MENU     Andiamo As I’ve often lamented on radio and TV, north Austin is not exactly a hotbed  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 »

Hoover’s Cooking

2002 Manor Rd. Austin TX, 78722 (512) 479-5006 Mon-Fri: 11am-10pm Sat-Sun: 8am-10pm MENU   Hoover's Cooking There comes a point when a food critic comes precariously close to running out of superlatives regarding  Continue Reading »

Tony C’s

12800 Hill Country Blvd. Austin, TX 78738 (512) 263-3473 & 10526 W. Parmer Ln. Ste. #509 Austin, TX 78717 (512) 255-9463 Sun-Wed: 11am-10pm Thu-Sat: 11am-2am REVIEW – Avery Ranch location MENU   Tony C's The beauty  Continue Reading »


3225 Amy Donovan Plaza Austin, TX 78758 (512) 568-3400 Call for showtimes   iPicOne of the great American traditions has long been that of dinner and a movie. Sorry Monsieur Truffaut, but this is our deal! And there have been variations on  Continue Reading »

Cho Sushi

4300 N. Quinlan Park Rd. Ste. #105 Austin, TX 78732 (512) 266-8700 Mon-Fri: 11am–2:30pm Mon-Fri: 4:30–10pm Sat: 12–10pm Sun: 3–9pm MENU   Cho Sushi I first encountered the considerable talents of David Cho over 10 years  Continue Reading »

Chisos Grill

12921 Hill Country Blvd., Ste. #D2-130 Bee Cave, TX 78738 (512) 263-7353 Mon-Sun: 11am-11pm MENU   Chisos Grill It’s hard to believe that just a few short years ago the Galleria was virtually devoid of restaurants. You  Continue Reading »


407 Colorado St. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 494-6916 Mon-Wed: 7am-Midnight Thu-Fri: 7am-2am Sat: 8am-2am Sun: 11am-10pm     FrankBreaths there a man or woman with soul so dead who never to themselves hath said: “Man, I am craving a  Continue Reading »

Rolling in Thyme & Dough

333 W. Hwy 290 Dripping Springs, TX 78620 (512) 894-0001 Mon-Fri: 6:30am-3pm Thu: 6:30am-9:00pm Thu: (no kitchen service 3-6pm) Sat: 8am-4pm Sun: Closed     Rolling in Thyme & DoughOver the past few years, the restaurant scene  Continue Reading »