Friday, April 25, 2014

Creek Road Café

301 Hwy. 290 West Dripping Springs, TX 78620 (512) 858-9459 Sun-Thu: 5pm-9pm Fri-Sat: 5pm-10pm MENU   Creek Road Café This is a great holiday feel-good story as well a review of the finest restaurant in Dripping Springs  Continue Reading »

Canyon Grill Ice House

3799 Hwy. 290 W. Dripping Springs, TX 78620 (512) 858-7100 Mon-Fri: 11am-9pm Sat: 11:30am-9pm MENU   Canyon Grill Ice House You sometimes hear of restaurants touting an “East meets West” theme. Well the  Continue Reading »

Jack Allen’s Kitchen – Round Rock

2500 Hoppe Trail Round Rock, TX 78681 (512) 215-0372 Sun-Thu: 11am-10pm Fri-Sat: 11am-11pm Sun: 10am-10pm MENU – REVIEW – Oak Hill   Jack GillmoreOne of the brightest stars in the Austin comfort food dining  Continue Reading »

Lucky Robot

1303 S. Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 444-8081 Mon-Sat: 11am-10pm Sun: 11:30am-10pm     Lucky RobotAdam Weisberg has had considerable success with his local chain of Zen fast food Japanese eateries. But Adam is not one to sit  Continue Reading »

Suzi’s China Grill

7858 Shoal Creek Blvd. Austin, TX 78757 (512) 302-4600 Mon-Thu: 11am-9:30pm Fri: 11am-10:30pm Sat: 5pm-10:30pm Sun: 11:30am-9:30pm     Suzi’s China GrillSuzi’s China Grill has been an anchor at Anderson Lane and Mopac  Continue Reading »


3202 W. Anderson Ln. #205 Austin, TX 78757 (512) 467-6731 Mon-Thu: 11am-3pm Mon-Thu: 5pm-9:30pm Fri: 11am-3pm Fri: 5pm-10:30pm Sat: 10am-10:30pm Sun: 10am-9:30pm   Satay – Green Curry with BeefSatay on Anderson  Continue Reading »

Franklin Barbecue

900 E. 11th St. Austin, TX 78702 (512) 653-1187 Tue–Sun: 11am–Sold out (Just open for lunch) Mon: Closed     Franklin BarbecueThe meteoric three-year rise of Austin’s Franklin Barbecue from tiny trailer to recent brick &  Continue Reading »

Home Slice Pizza

1415 S. Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 444-7437 Mon-Thu: 11am-11pm Fri-Sat: 11am-Midnight Sun: Noon-11pm     Home Slice PizzaWhen my wife and I first landed in Austin as transplanted New Englanders by way of Michigan, the pizza  Continue Reading »

Riviera Bistro

12801 Shops Pkwy., Ste. #200 Bee Cave, TX 78738 (512) 263-2960 Tue-Thu: 11am-2pm Tue-Thu: 5-9pm Fri-Sat: 11am-3:30pm Fri-Sat: 5-10pm     Riviera BistroThe relative quickness with which people who have suffered from gluten-related  Continue Reading »

JMueller BBQ

1502 S. First St. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 948-8935 Tue-Sun: 10:30am-Close     JMueller BBQIn the central Texas BBQ wars, which have been heating up over the last few years, it would seem that having the last name of Mueller would have  Continue Reading »