Saturday, December 3, 2016

The Grille at Rough Hollow

103 Yacht Cove Lakeway, TX 78734 (512) 261-3444 Tue-Thu: 11am-9pm Fri-Sat: 11am-10pm Sun: 11am-9pm Mon: Closed MENU   The Grille at Rough Hollow I return today to the scene of my very first review on KVUE-TV, the  Continue Reading »

Vince Young Steakhouse

301 San Jacinto Blvd. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 457-8325 Sun-Thu: 5pm-10pm Fri-Sat: 5pm-11pm MENU   Vince Young Steakhouse It’s somehow appropriate that the first thing that catches your eye when you enter the new Vince  Continue Reading »

McCormick & Schmick’s at the Domain

11600 Century Oaks Terrace Austin, TX 78758 (512) 836-0500 Mon-Thu: 11am-10pm Fri-Sat: 11am-11pm Sun: 11pm-9pm MENU   McCormick & Schmick's at the Domain There’s nothing quite like the taste of fresh  Continue Reading »


208 W. 4th St. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 495-9669 Mon-Wed: 4pm-12am Thu-Sat: 4pm-2am Sun: 5pm-2am     Péché Péché is a beautifully conceived and executed kind of French comfort food restaurant that is augmented by a revival of the  Continue Reading »


1400 South Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78704 (512) 291-7300 Mon-Fri: 11:30am-3pm Sat-Sun: 11am-3pm Mon-Sun: 5:30pm-Close   Perla's When I first happened by Perla’s on South Congress, I thought it was another Mexican restaurant until  Continue Reading »


108 Center St. Kyle, TX 78640 (512) 268-3463 Tue–Thu: 5:30-9pm Fri–Sat: 5:30–10pm     The Patio at Bordaeux's The beauty of dining out in Austin is that not every fine meal awaits the discerning diner here in the River City.  Continue Reading »


500 W. 6th St. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 477-2377 Mon-Fri: 11am-5pm Mon-Sat: 5pm-10pm Mon-Sat: 11pm-Closing Sun: 10:30am-2:30pm     When Sandra Bullock’s restaurant Bess opened a few years ago, rumor had it that the name came  Continue Reading »

Finn & Porter

500 E. 4th St. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 493-4900 Daily: 5pm-11pm   Change can often be a difficult thing to absorb at a high end restaurant like Finn and Porter at the downtown Hilton. But the new chef Ryan Gossett, late of the Mansion at Judge’s  Continue Reading »


440 West 2nd St. Austin, TX 78701 (512) 236-8020 Mon-Tue: 5pm-12am Wed-Sat: 5pm-2am Sun: Closed MENU   The 2nd street entertainment district has been filling in lately. And Malaga, at 440 2nd fits the area nicely. I always  Continue Reading »

Corazon at Castle Hill

1101 West 5th St. Austin, TX 78703 (512) 476-0728 Mon-Sat: 11am-11pm Sun: Closed — MENU   When Cathe Dailey announced her plans to close the beloved Castle Hill Café this summer, there was much weeping and  Continue Reading »