The Townsend, Austin
Apr15

The Townsend, Austin

Tucked away in an inconspicuous nook on Congress Avenue just south of the Capitol is The Townsend. With small intimate seating and bookcases lining the wall it’s a place where you can come and discuss the topics of the day over an excellent selection of craft cocktails. If it’s The Billionaire with a mix Bourbon and bitters or the Lady Anne with Vodka and Aloe Vera Liqueur that you desire satisfaction is sure to follow....

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Delicious, ATX
Apr11

Delicious, ATX

It’s that time of year when the grass starts to turn green, Bluebonnets line the roads and restaurants reveal new menus with fresh spring flavors, and Delicious is no exception. Located in Lamar Union Delicious is an casual eatery, bar and market all in one and has almost completely revamped their menu with new items or adding tasteful twists on existing favorites. Lobster Bahn Mi: Sriracha lobster salad, cucumber kimchi, carrot,...

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Toast and Roast 2017
Mar10

Toast and Roast 2017

The Wine & Food Foundation of Texas held their annual Toast & Roast in partnership with Texas Monthly and their “Top Texas Wines of 2016!” at Stonehouse Villa in Driftwood. This year’s food sponsors were Bryan’s on 290, Vox Table, Capra Lamb, Lox, Box and Barrel and Noble...

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Grizzeldas Mexican Restaurant
Nov18

Grizzeldas Mexican Restaurant

The owners of Jacoby’s Restaurant & Mercantile have opened another restaurant, Grizzelda’s, just a stones throw away on East Cesar Chavez Street. The upscale Mexican restaurant features meat from the Jacoby family ranch, just like at Jacoby’s. I attended a complementary preview of the restaurant and was very impressed by the flavorful food and perfectly crafted cocktails. Even the chips and salsa, which can be considered filler...

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Rose Room, Rock Rose
Jul10

Rose Room, Rock Rose

Rock Rose has added ‘dance club’ to their impressive list of eating, drinking and shopping options. The multi level club has three full bars and offers table service to include a personal balcony for some tables overlooking Rock Rose street...

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Mia Italian Tapas & Bar
Feb03

Mia Italian Tapas & Bar

On February 1st Mia Italian Tapas & Bar opened on Rock Rose Ave. in the Domain. This up-and-coming area will be home 100,000 square feet of mostly local shops and restaurants. Mia’s menu is a mix of Italian Tapas, larger shareable plates and grilled pizzas. I only ordered from the Tapas menu but every single dish I had was excellent. I really enjoyed the ambiance with wooden tables and bar, brick walls and hanging exposed...

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