Monthly Archives: September 2011

Two Austin chefs competing for Top Chef Texas bragging rights

Bravo’s formal announcement of the contestants for Top Chef Texas include two Austin chefs.  Both Uchiko’s Paul Qui and 24 Diner’s Andrew Curren will vie for the coveted Top Chef title.  Be on the lookout, as this season takes the … Continue reading

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Austin Restaurant Week kicks off Sept. 25th

Fall 2011 Austin Restaurant Week gets started Sept. 25-28, and continues for an additional week Oct. 2-5.  Participating restaurants are offering special lunch menus ranging from $10-15, as well as fixed-price, 3-course dinner menus for $25-35.  Check out the Austin … Continue reading

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Savory Spice Shop Opening Arboretum Location

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Savory Spice Shop is adding a second location at the Arboretum.  The store offers spices and seasonings from around the globe, which are ground weekly on the premises.   The Arboretum location opens this week.  Customers can check out the original … Continue reading

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Péché

Peche sign

208 West 4th Street Austin, TX 78701 Phone: (512) 494-4011 Website: www.pecheaustin.com Elaborate absinthe decanters dot the rich, wooden bar. Glittering chandeliers cast a twilight glint, illuminating lounging bargoers sipping cocktails with names like the French 75 and the Bees … Continue reading

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