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Sous Chef's Art on Display at Fairmont's Bar EMBER

While most bars and restaurants have some form of art, most don’t have paintings by their very own sous chef. The Fairmont Dallas’ latest pop-up bar has a local sous chef creating art on the canvas and on the palate. The Fairmont Dallas, the city’s only Arts District hotel, is...
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Best BBQ in Dallas

Chef Ellard hits up Terry Black's BBQ in the Deep Ellum section of Dallas. This is considered one of the best BBQ places in Texas. Ellard takes a pit tour and since Central Texas is about brisket, Ellard goes for that. But the giant, beef ribs look mighty good. The food was excellent and the service was on point. Chef Ellard highly recommends this BBQ joint if you're in Dallas.

Roscoe’s Coffee House owner finds niche in Keller

The art of craft coffee is more than just floral designs set in latte foam. Longtime roaster Alan Spicer said he knows this better than anyone. Fascinated by the finer details of the coffee bean, Spicer began roasting coffee in his garage 10 years ago. Soon after, he said, he established a small business called LoneStar Roasters and found success selling his products at farmers markets.

Angel Envy’s Dinner at Whiskey Cake September 28th

Whiskey Cake’s Plano restaurant is hosting a unique six-course pairing dinner featuring Angel’s Envy Distillery. On Sept. 28 at 7 p.m., guests can enjoy a delicious evening of food and craft cocktails featuring this special prix-fixe menu. First Course. Lamb croquette with house blend panko and ricotta, paired with “On...

Foodie Friday: A La Sweet Coffee & Dessert Shop

Did you know that hidden in Highland Village is a gourmet coffee and dessert shop serving up Parisian pastries created by classically-trained pastry chef, Taylar Lee? Á La Sweet Coffee & Dessert Shop has become a local favorite over the last three years thanks to their delectable collection of macarons, French-style cakes, cookies, rolled ice cream, and their incredible almond croissants.

Gas Monkey Rebrands as Amplified – Manchester Orchestra Performing Oct. 5

Amplified is Dallas’s new home for live music, great food and cold drinks. Occupying the same space as the former Gas Monkey Bar & Grill, the updated concept reopens October 5 with a renovated interior, improved audio system and new menu. Headlining the grand opening is Manchester Orchestra—tickets are on sale now.
Dallas News

Dallas’ Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill rebrands as Amplified after years of legal turmoil

Nearly eight years after its initial opening, Dallas’ famous Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill is ready for a new look. The restaurant and live music venue is rebranding with an entirely new look and name — Amplified. Located at 10261 Technology Blvd. in Dallas, Amplified will officially launch in conjunction with a live concert by indie rock outfit Manchester Orchestra on Oct. 5, the venue said in a release.

Mexican restaurant opens in Flower Mound

Flower Mound’s newest restaurant, Alma Mexicana Restaurante, is now open near Sprouts Farmers Market. The family-owned restaurant offers authentic Mexican food including steak, pork, chicken, and shrimp tacos, mole enchiladas and sizzling hot fajitas, as well as a selection of vegetarian options, according to a news release from the town of Flower Mound.

Pizza Hut System Working To Hire 40,000 New Team Members By The End Of 2021

America’s favorite pizza company to host the first-ever “Pizza Hut: Pathways to Possibility” conference open to the public on Sept. 29. September 24, 2021 // // PLANO, Texas - Pizza Hut and its franchisees are working to hire 40,000 new permanent team members to work in restaurants across the country by the end of 2021. Positions are available at both corporate and franchised restaurants at multiple levels with the majority of open jobs focused on cook and driver roles as Pizza Hut continues its momentum, seeing high demand through contactless delivery and pickup occasions.

Fort Worth’s Highest Grossing Bar to Open in Dallas

After much anticipation, Texas Republic is set to open it’s doors to the Dallas crowd for a sneak peek weekend this Friday, September 24th and Saturday, September 25th from 9PM-2AM. Regular operating hours will be from 11AM-2AM daily beginning Thursday, September 30th. Located at 5609 SMU Blvd Dallas, TX 75206, Texas Republic is a modern Texas inspired neighborhood bar with stimulating nightlife.
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Chicken N Pickle Coming To Grapevine

Chicken N Pickle, a restaurant and sports bar chain that features pickleball courts and yard games, will be expanding to Grapevine in 2022, according to a press release. The chain will be located within Delaney Vineyards on 2000 Champagne Blvd. “We couldn’t be happier to see Delaney Vineyards entering a...

Wing Snob serving chicken wings, cheesecake in west Frisco

Wing Snob soft-opened in September at 1654 FM 423, Frisco. The buffalo wings shop offers boneless and traditional pieces alongside chicken tenders and cauliflower wings. Twelve flavors are available, including chicken and waffles, lemon pepper and mango habanero. Sides include cornbread and coleslaw, and various kinds of cheesecake for dessert. A grand opening is in the works for some time in mid-October. 972-962-9464.
Dallas News

Black Rifle Coffee Company coming soon in Plano

A Black Rifle Coffee Company coffee shop is under construction at 901 N. Central Expressway. The company’s website indicates its Plano shop is opening on Dec. 4. The store has also not yet posted a phone number. A TGI Friday’s restaurant formerly occupied the location. Black Rifle Coffee Company will...

Chicken N Pickle venue coming to Grapevine; Tasty Tails rebrands as Chelle's Seafood Kitchen in Richardson and more DFW news

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Chicken N Pickle is the latest entertainment complex coming Grapevine in late 2022, offering patrons a casual, chef-driven restaurant and sports bar alongside pickleball courts and outdoor yard games. Menu items include burgers, tenders and some seafood entrees,...

Happy Hour and More at Meridian: Possibly Dallas’ Finest Restaurant

By now most have heard about the exciting new restaurant in The Village by Junior Borges, Meridian. Reviews have been overwhelmingly positive and word of mouth keeps them pretty much packed every night. Weekend reservations through resy are usually booked up one to two weeks in advance, but walk-ins can arrive early for happy hour and pony up to one of the 10 seats at the bar. Happy Hour runs from 4:30p-6p Tuesday through Friday and there are some great options at reduced prices, as well as the full menu available.
Dallas News

Summer Moon ‘wood-fired’ coffee shop expands to Celina

Known for oak-roasted coffee and Moon Milk, a house-made creamer with secret ingredients, Summer Moon Coffee has opened a new location in a 100-year-old building in downtown Celina. Inspired by 19th century coffeemakers, Summer Moon beans are hand-roasted in wood-fired brick ovens. This gives the brew a smooth, non-acidic flavor....