NEW FOOD NEWS: UberEATS Launches New Standalone App with 10-10 Hours and 100 Restaurants

Things are getting hot and fast in the food-item delivery universe. There’s Caviar, Postmates, Favor, UberEATS and all the other ones… and now UberEATS isn’t just a tab within the Uber app that can get some people food really quickly during lunch during the week, it’s a standalone app with almost 100 Dallas restaurants, double […]

Anchors Away: A Brand New TJ’s (Interview & Photos) #VIPeek

In the interest of full disclosure, I consider Jon and Natalie Alexis, owners of TJ’s two locations, to be friends of mine. That being said, I’m pretty sure I’d be a big fan of TJ’s even if I’d never met them and realized how awesome they are. In celebration of the opening of the new […]

New News: Dinner Lab Launches Today in Dallas

For most people, eating is about necessity. Some eat for pleasure. For the rest of us, dining is about adventure. Folks in that third category will find Dinner Lab the most intriguing thing since the emergence of the pop-up dinner. Dinner Lab is an organization focused on celebrating up-and-coming chefs, cooking once-in-a-lifetime meals in once-in-a-lifetime locations for […]

@CityofAte #CROSSPOST: Sushi on McKinney: A Love Story

For those of you who didn’t know, I was in a relationship… with Sushi on McKinney. It was “my place.” Everyone has a sushi place, right? The one they feel at home inside. The place with decent prices and great quality and perfect rice. When you eat sushi at other spots, you wish you were […]

NEW FOOD NEWS: Belly & Trumpet BRUNCH Starts Sunday

Hello, brunch lovers. Sound the horns once again! For Belly & Trumpet will begin serving brunch this Sunday from 11-3. Huzzah! I don’t know if you know this, but I really, really love brunch. Like, REALLY. I love everything about it. The lazy pace, the day drinking, the espresso drinks and most of all, the […]

*UPDATED* New Food News: More to Love at Goodfriend

Oh happy day! Just when you thought Goodfriend couldn’t get any gooder, here comes chefs Jeana Johnson and Colleen O’Hare with some new drool-worthy menu items to try. And they sound really, really good. And just in time for Valentine’s Day. Goodfriend, let’s be more than friends. New & Notable:  Fez Mezze: hummus with escalavida, goat […]

@CityofAte #CROSSPOST: Trailercakes is Open in Knox Park

Good news, cupcake fans! There’s a new spot to get your mini cupcake on, and that spot is Trailercakes’ brick and mortar store on Knox/75. Bubbles’ mommies have closed the Garland spot in favor of this more Dallas-y haunt and I for one am psyched/terrified at the thought of being less than a mile from […]

Acme F&B Intros Brunch Service with Emphasis on “Service”

Things I like: brunch & events with charity components. So when I saw a note from Adam Saxton of Pinkberry and North Texas Food Bank fame about this Sunday’s special brunch at Acme F&B, my brain saw this: BRUNCH! Acme F&B! NTFB! If you are likeminded to me and you think those three things are […]

New News: Sissy’s Adds Lunch, Loses Hobbs

The rumors are true, Adele. Sissy’s Southern Kitchen, Lisa Garza’s purveyor of crave-worthy fried chicken and damn good deviled eggs, is adding lunch service to their offerings, starting Tuesday, September 18. Starting that Tuesday, they’ll be open Monday-Saturday offering lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. From the release: “Expect menu staples such as Sissy’s fried […]