Boca Chica

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    Dallas' 10 Biggest Restaurant Closings of 2013

    The end of 2013 inches closer, bringing with it the beginning of the new year, thoughts of life and death, openings and closings. Earlier we celebrated the most noteworthy restaurant openings of 2013. Now let us take a moment of silence to reflect on those we lost. The biggest closings of the year w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2013

    Central Standard Is Still Open in the Design District, which Considering its Owners Is News

    In late September, Restaurants America's Central Standard opened in the Design District. The Chicago-based group is also responsible for Park Tavern at The Shops at Park Lane and Primebar in Uptown. This is the second location for Central Standard. The first opened in Chicago earlier this year and f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2013

    The Mockingbird Taproom is Closed

    A tipster emailed me over the weekend to let me know that Mockingbird Taproom has closed. Their website is currently down, and a call to the restaurant went unanswered. The mailbox for the number is full. A spokesperson for Mockingbird Station, which leases the space, confirmed that the restaurant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Pop Diners, Cinco De Mayo and a Slew of Restaurant Openings in This Week's Wrap

    We had a busy week at the CoA. Scott Reitz endured some bad karaoke at Pop Diner at in Uptown. No matter what the T-shirts may say, pulling off good food is sometimes easier said then done. Unless you're drunk, then who cares? Exactly ... We covered some solid Cinco de Mayo festivities and 10 happ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Boca Chica Tapas & Tequila Opens at Park Lane

    Boca Chica Tapas & Tequila recently opened above the old Bailey's Prime Plus space at the Shops at Park Lane. Designed by the always-swank Plan B Group, this spot specializes in stiff drinks and modern (yet, sometimes ancient) Mexican fare. This little mouth is the latest footprint from Restaurant ... More >>

  • Film

    April 23, 2009