Monthly Archives: April 2011

Maharaja Indian Cafe Headed for Spicewood Springs/183

Jozito George, owner of Indian market Apna Bazaar, plans to open Maharaja Indian Cafe at 8650 Spicewood Springs Road, Suite 119, in the shopping center that Sambet’s Cajun and Ann’s Kitchen Cakes also call home. The cafe is shooting for … Continue reading

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Flat Top Burgers Coming to Manor Area

Construction is underway at a former filling station at the intersection of Dean Keeton and Manor Road, where the folks behind El Chile and Red House are planning to open Flat Top Burgers. The joint will be a casual spot … Continue reading

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Food & Wine Honors Austin Chef Bryce Gilmore

Chef Bryce Gilmore of Odd Duck Farm to Trailer and recent hot spot Barley Swine has been named one of 2011′s Best New Chefs by Food & Wine magazine. The honorees will be featured in the magazine’s July 2011 issue.

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Cutie Pies Adds Brick & Mortar Location

Jaynie “The Pie Queen” Buckingham and the folks at familiar South Congress food trailer Cutie Pies have added a storefront location at 7329 Burnet Road, across from Genie Car Wash. Cutie Pies specializes in 4-inch mini pies. Their Buttermilk Pie … Continue reading

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Simplicity Wine & Eats

Bacon Wrapped Hearts of Palm

4801 Burnet Drive Austin, Texas 78756 Phone: (512) 419-0200 Website: www.simplicitywinebar.com Hours: Tues.-Sat. 4 p.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 3 p.m.-9 p.m. The wine bar scene can be a pretty hit or miss situation. Make the wrong choice, and find yourself in … Continue reading

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Chinatown

Chinatown

Mopac location: 3407 Greystone Drive Austin, Texas 78731 Phone: (512) 343-9307 Downtown location: 107 West 5th Street Austin, Texas 78701 Phone: (512) 637-8888 Website: www.chinatown-mopac.com I had visited Chinatown on a number of previous occasions, including for dinner, cocktails, and … Continue reading

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