Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tyson Cole wins James Beard Award

Austin chef Tyson Cole of Uchi/Uchiko has been awarded the James Beard Award for Best Chef: Southwest.  Cole shares the award with Las Vegas chef Saipin Chutima of Lotus of Siam Thai Restaurant.

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Nubian Queen Lola’s Cajun Soul Food

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1815 Rosewood Avenue Austin, Texas 78702 Phone: (512) 474-5652 Website: www.nubianqueenlolas.com Hours: Mon.-Tues. 11 a.m.-6:45 p.m., Wed.-Fri. 11 a.m.-8:45 p.m., Sat. 5 p.m.-8:45 p.m. The East Side is home to a diverse array of restaurants ranging from funky trailers to … Continue reading

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Ranch 616

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616 Nueces Street Austin, TX 78701 Phone: (512) 479-7616 Website: www.theranch616.com Hours: Sun. 5-10 p.m., Mon.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-10 p.m., Fri. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-11 p.m., Sat. 5-11 p.m. Some restaurants are so quintessentially places of their … Continue reading

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In the Buns Burgers Opens at Hwy. 183 and Lake Creek

One of the co-owners of The Screaming Goat has opened In the Buns Burger Joint at 13776 Hwy. 183 North #142. The casual eatery features made-to-order burgers, hot dogs, salads, and sandwiches. The burgers options offer customizable buns (including whole … Continue reading

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Vazquez Restaurant

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13729 N. Hwy. 183 Austin, TX 78750 (multiple other locations) Phone: (512) 219-9858 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat. 7 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Austin is no stranger to neighborhood taquerias. The city has been blessed with a … Continue reading

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