Lamesa’s Sky-Vue Theater and Legendary Chihuahua

by Steven Doyle Lamesa’s Sky-Vue Drive-In Theater, established in 1948, is well known throughout the state. It is one of a handful of drive-in theaters remaining in the state of Texas. Some claim that the drive-in continues to operate merely to serve the legendary “Chihuahua” sandwich (stacked fried corn tortillas filled with homemade chili, onions, … Continue reading Lamesa’s Sky-Vue Theater and Legendary Chihuahua

Dallas IWFS Hosting “The Tastes of Piedmont at Gemma”

The Dallas Chapter of the International Wine & Food Society presents “The Tastes of Piedmont at Gemma”. This special event will take place on Monday November 14th at 7pm. Join the Dallas Chapter for a five-course dinner as we explore wines made in the province of Piedmont in the northwestern corner of Italy paired with chef-driven dishes … Continue reading Dallas IWFS Hosting “The Tastes of Piedmont at Gemma”

Plans For Ten New Restaurants In Downtown Houston

Downtown Houston will soon expand its culinary landscape along the Avenida de las Americas. A series of restaurants will open on the ground floor of the George R. Brown Convention Center and in the forthcoming Marriott Marquis Houston. Grotto and Bud’s Pitmaster BBQ, among other concepts, will join downtown newcomers Pappasito’s Cantina and the recently-expanded … Continue reading Plans For Ten New Restaurants In Downtown Houston

An Outsider’s Guide to Houston’s Chinatown

by Natalie Dressman Houston is home to the second largest Asian population in the United States (behind Los Angeles), so naturally a part of the city is full of restaurants and businesses run by the Asian community. The area is known colloquially as “Chinatown,” but is by no means limited to only Chinese influence. Originally, … Continue reading An Outsider’s Guide to Houston’s Chinatown

German ‘Bierhalle’ and ‘Biergarten’ Krause’s Café to Open in New Braunfels in November 2016

Krause’s Café, a New Braunfels historic restaurant opened in 1938 and successfully run until 1995, just announced its grand (re) opening under new ownership. Slated to open in November 2016, Krause’s Café will honor the previous traditions of the restaurant with the addition of a ‘bierhalle and ‘biergarten,’ live music, and more. “We are so … Continue reading German ‘Bierhalle’ and ‘Biergarten’ Krause’s Café to Open in New Braunfels in November 2016

Culinary Legends Stephan Pyles and Paula Lambert Invite You on a Culinary Tour of Italy

  The 9-night, 8-day luxury Silver Spirit Cruise from Venice to Rome is specially priced at $4,635 per person from now until October 31, 2016 Next summer, venture out on a once-in-a-lifetime journey with Legendary Chef and Founding Father of Southwestern Cuisine Stephan Pyles and American cheese making Pioneer and Founder of Dallas’ Mozzarella Company Paula Lambert … Continue reading Culinary Legends Stephan Pyles and Paula Lambert Invite You on a Culinary Tour of Italy

Chef Jason Dady Opens His 7th Restaurant in San Antonio

  James Beard semifinalist and founder of the multi-concept Jason Dady Restaurant Group—reopens the doors to his revived Spanish tapas bar, The Bin, which marks the seventh dining concept for the emphatically San Antonian chef to launch since 2001.  Located in a quaint, historical home along Grayson Street—adjacent to The Pearl (the city’s brewery-turned-lifestyle center) and Chef Jason’s own Shuck Shack—The Bin brings … Continue reading Chef Jason Dady Opens His 7th Restaurant in San Antonio