Monthly Archives: March 2011

Lucky J’s Opens Brick and Mortar Location

Lucky J’s, of chicken-and-waffle food trailer fame, has opened a brick-and-mortar restaurant.  The new Lucky J’s spot is located at 5035 Burnet Road, at the site formerly occupied by the Sandwich Joint.  Check their website for updated hours.  (Check out … Continue reading

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Texas Hill Country Wine and Food Festival

The Texas Hill Country Wine and Food Festival, one of the premier food, wine, and spirits events in Texas, begins March 31st and goes through April 3rd.  The festival includes a variety of food or beverage related panels, wine and … Continue reading

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Incanto (San Francisco, CA)

Incanto

1550 Church Street San Francisco, California 94131 Phone: (415) 641-4500 Website: http://incanto.biz Reservations: http:incanto.biz/information/book-online.com Hours: Sun.-Mon. 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Tues. Closed, Wed.-Sat. 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m. Anyone who has seen Food Network is probably familiar with Chris Cosentino.  He’s the bespectacled … Continue reading

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Habanero Mexican Cafe

Habaneros

501 W. Oltorf St. Austin, Texas Phone: (512) 416-0443 Website: www.habanerocafe.com Hours: Sun.-Mon. 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Tues.-Thurs. 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Habanero Mexican Cafe is a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it spot on East Oltorf, just past South First Street.  The … Continue reading

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Vince Young Steakhouse

Vince Young Steakhouse

301 San Jacinto Street Austin, Texas 78701 Phone: (512) 457-8325 Website: http://vinceyoungsteakhouse.com/ Reservations: http://www.vinceyoungsteakhouse.com/reservations.html Hours: Sun.-Thurs. 5 p.m.-10 p.m.; Fri.-Sat. 5 p.m.-12 a.m. Happy Hour Daily 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Okay, I admit it.  I was a bit nervous about what … Continue reading

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Parkside

Parkside

301 E. Sixth St. Austin, Texas 78701 Phone: (512) 474-9898 Website: http://www.parkside-austin.com/ Hours: Sun.-Sat. 5 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (Happy Hour daily from 5 p.m.-7 p.m.) The bar district of Sixth Street is not necessarily the destination that comes to mind for … Continue reading

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T & S Seafood

T and S dumplings

10014 North Lamar Blvd. Austin, Texas 78753 Phone: (512) 339-8434 Hours: Mon.-Wed. 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Thurs.-Sun. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. When planning a meal out, sometimes you want dim lighting and glitzy interiors, and other times, you look past sketchy surroundings … Continue reading

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Osaka Mansun Restaurant

Cilantro Himachi

13492 N. Hwy 183 #160 Austin, Texas 78750 Phone: (512) 918-8012 Website: www.facebook.com/osakamansun Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri. 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Sat. 12 p.m.-10:30 p.m., Closed Sun. Osaka Mansun is a small sushi den tucked away in a shopping … Continue reading

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