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  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    The Big Tex Burger at Henderson Tap House Is Not Worthy of the Name Big Tex

    Everything is big at the Henderson Tap House. The patio is hugely open and resort-like with a long row of misters guarding the rolled up garage doors. SPORTS and BEER, as a concept, is present like a soccer ball to the mouth. College football helmets, skis, autographed things, Miller Lite Dallas Cow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2013

    After Buyout this Summer, White Rock Abbey Gets a New Name, Kitchen and Chef

    Just about a year ago the White Rock Abbey opened in East Dallas at the intersection of Garland and Peavy roads. Business was hit and miss at the neighborhood spot, with mixed reviews on both the service and food. This summer James Orr bought the bar and brought along a wrecking ball to change thing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    Dispatches from the Perfect Mosh Pit at Last Night's Slayer Concert

    A knight wearing a cardigan steps into a mosh pit. Men and women resembling barbarians, vikings and neanderthals - with long hair matted, sweat soaking their black t-shirts with the words "Slayer" written in blood across their chest and shoulders - surge like an angry sea all around him. Upside ... More >>

  • Film

    August 15, 2013

    Kick-Ass Grows Up and Improves

    But it still isn't about anything.

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2013

    Frozen Beer Foam to Keep Ballpark Beer Cold: An Un-American Idea

    The Rangers are on a culinary hitting streak, with taco hot dogs, aka Carlos Danger Dogs, being the latest creation in the more-is-more concession-stand mission at the Ballpark in Arlington. But this week the Food Beast posted the video above of frozen beer foam, now being served at Dodger Stadium ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Holy Ship!! Day One: A Surprise Guest Whose Name Rhymes With Drillex

    On Friday afternoon, nearly 3,000 raver chicks, dude guys, scenesters, club kids and DJs assembled at a port in Fort Lauderdale and boarded the MSC Poesia, a.k.a. Holy Ship!! (There are two exclamation points because this is the second edition of the EDM party cruise put on by L.A.'s Hard Events.) T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    Brewery-Inspired Henry's Tavern And American Grill is Now Open in Plano

    Henry's Tavern opened this week in the Shops at Legacy in Plano (5741 Legacy Drive). A Portland import, this is only the second location of the brewery-inspired restaurant, which seats more than 500 guests and pours more than 100 different local, regional and national beers. The menu is mammoth wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2012

    On National Drink Beer Day, Mourning the Long Lost Party Ball

    Today is National Drink Beer Day, apparently, and I'm sure you were looking for an excuse to knock back a cold one. It's a shame it's not National Drink Beers day, but what can we do. Please limit yourself to one. While I'm sure the rest of Dallas is busy jerking off to our growing collection of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2012

    Downtown Dallas Inc. to Host Pop-Up Beer Gardens Thursdays in August (Sans the Beer from Local Breweries)

    Each Thursday in August the folks at Downtown Dallas Inc. (DDI) are hosting pop-up happy hours at different parks in downtown. Last Thursday they met at Pegasus Plaza. The idea is to bring more exposure to downtown parks and, hopefully, business to surrounding restaurants and shops. DDI reveals the ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 19, 2012

    Omi's Procession

    A Korean grill's banchan offers an endless display of flavor.

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Tto Tto Wa Is On The Move: Get Your KFC Fix While You Can

    Remember Tto Tto Wa? The tiny box of a restaurant has been serving up sticky fried chicken and other Korean snack foods for more than two years. It's a cool little spot with tiny tables tucked into tiny booths and an atmosphere that feels far, far away from Dallas. We sent a photographer to Carrollt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    Which Beers Get You Drunk Without Making You Fat? The Gross Ones, Of Course.

    With St. Patty's Day behind us and spring break in the books, summer is just around the corner, which means it's time to get serious about our curvy figures. One of the worst offenders to the best of all diet plans is alcohol. Not only for the calories within each glass, but also for the progressive ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    I Ate Baby Butterflies in Carrollton, and I Think I Liked It. (Then Again, I Was Trashed.)

    Don't worry they're not moving.​During my second trip to Tto Tto Wa, the Korean fried chicken joint I reviewed this week, I was determined to blow it out. I'd tried dumplings, chicken feet and some other dishes -- none of it as good as the spicy chicken, mind you -- and wanted to work even fur ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 2, 2012
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    October 13, 2011

    Time for a Pumpkin Beer Taste Test

    ​It's that time of year, when pumpkin flavored, scented, and shaped merchandise invades virtually every supermarket, convenient store, coffee shop, liquor store, restaurant and bar. Pumpkins are everywhere, and each year there's more pumpkin stuff to sift through. City of Ate wants to help yo ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 30, 2011
  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Sampling Samuel Adams Utopias With Fellow Beer Bloggers, Taco Trailblazers, Unfair Parkers and Buzz

    Patrick Michels​I thought I was lucky back in 2009 when The Boston Beer Company sent a sample-sized bottle of the remarkable but ruinously expensive Samuel Adams Utopias. But in drumming up pub for the 2011 release, the company outdid itself and sent a full 24-ounce decanter, along with a fine Rie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    The Most Idiotic Beer Inventions And Innovations Of All Time

    The Beer Hour dispenser​Beer is lovely, in many ways because of its very simplicity. In its purest form, it's just four ingredients. And all you have to do is open a bottle or can and drink it -- pouring it into a glass first, if you're really trying to savor it.So why is there a never-ending stre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    Dude Food First Look: Lockhart Smokehouse

    Noah W. Bailey​A few dozen Oak Cliff residents and barbecue addicts braved the frozen streets and frigid temperatures to enjoy opening day this morning at Lockhart Smokehouse, the highly awaited new 'cue joint in the Bishop Arts District. As of 1 p.m., the place was out of meat, but luckily Dude F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Cheap Margaritas Make It A Very Happy Hour At Tejano

    Jesse Hughey​Each week City of Ate will give you the lowdown on a local happy hour in Quittin' Time, with the details and why you should or shouldn't take up the featured bar or restaurant on its drink specials.Where: Tejano Mexican Restaurant, 110 W. Davis St., 214-943-8610When: 11 a.m. to 6 p. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2010

    Whitt's End: 11.19.10

    ​Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Next Tuesday Josh Hamilton wins AL MVP. Right? *The good news: Greggo's "pus pockets" are gone. The bad: He's been told not to talk for 10 days. Ten! Means a couple things. 1. Summon RoboGreggo fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2010

    Speaking of Ballparks and Getting the Munchies, A Look at the Rangers' New World Series Menu

    Sam Merten​Texas Rangers spokesman John Blake just sent word: For World Series Games Three and Four at the Ballpark in Arlington -- oh, right, Game Five too, fingers crossed -- the team's done beefed up (heh) its sports menu. Also: The team's added more places to buy beer in the park, which, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Molly Maguire's: Good For The Hangover,
    Bad For The Wallet

    Photos by Andrea Grimes and Man O' The HourMolly's Mary.​One expects that when one travels cross-counties to spend a Friday evening at North Texas' finest honky-tonk, where $5 pitchers of Coors Light are on offer all day every day, one will wake up the next morning in need of some serious brunch r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Greenberg and Ryan's First Order of Business: Slash Prices at Ballpark! Yes, Even Beer!

    ​Sam's out at the Ballpark in Arlington at this very moment, where Chuck Greenberg's holding his first press conference as The Owner of Your Texas Rangers. (Nolan Ryan was called out of town at the last second.) As they mentioned yesterday, the newsome twosome called today's meet-and-greet to intr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2010

    At the Belo Mansion Pondering "Dallas Tomorrow" While Eyeing the Cash Bar

    Patrick MichelsMaybe not tomorrow, but Dallas Someday.​Welcome, Friends of Unfair Park, to the Dallas Of Tomorrow. We're still waiting for tonight's panelists -- Mayor Tom Leppert, chief among them -- to take their seats inside the Belo Mansion auditorium, but the cash bar is open while the pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    Taking Flight At The Meddlesome Moth, Plus Upcoming Beer Events

    Jesse Hughey​One recent trend in the culinary world, the concept of the "gastro-pub," is a boon for beer lovers. Pubs that focus their efforts on good food tend to serve higher quality beers and wines than your average bar. The late, great Zymology on Lower Greenville was one short-lived example, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Opening Day Ballpark Brouhaha

    Alexander Flores​Nothing spells out Americana more than baseball, unless you are adding outdoor grilling, hotdogs and cold beer to the mix. Combine all these together with the opening day of baseball and you might very well have the makings of an arrestable offense.This is what made the late morni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2009

    Cowboys Stadium: Reviewing Our Suite Dreams

    Somehow seven years ago I didn't forsee 5-star bars equipped with back-lit chandeliers and littered with HDTVs.​Back in 2002 when I was at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram we first started getting wind that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was toying with the idea of building a new stadium. "Ga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2009

    Bottles, Bottles Everywhere...But Not A Drop To Drink

    ​No segment of the food and beverage industry so reflects the desire for smaller, more personalized purveyors than wine. Wine lovers want magic and prestige--not a mass-market bottle from a corner gas station (usually found in a cooler, right next to the Coors Light).But therein lies the trouble ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Hophead: Too Much Of A Very Good Thing

    Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough. --Mark Twain (and with Dogfish Head's super-strong beers, barely enough really is enough)When I was a kid, my Papa Salfi had a framed poster in a guest bathroom from which I first learned about the effects of alcohol. It had a numbered series of lines on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    The Hophead: After A Visit to The Old Monk, I May Join A Monastery

    In heaven there is no beer so we drink it here. --Trappist Monk Proverb (or Polka lyric) The Old Monk 2847 N. Henderson 214-821-1880 Edging to a table at the Old Monk, I noticed a young man drinking Miller Lite and nearly stopped in my tracks. In a bar with such an admirable selection of handcraf ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 28, 2008

    Green With Envy

    The Irish Festival returns to Fair Park

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2008

    Well, We Are Unfair Park, T.O.

    So far, three weeping-T.O. parodies have surfaced on the Interwebs -- including, argh, a Chris Crocker "Leave Britney Alone" rant remix. And while the inclusion of R.E.M.'s "Everybody Hurts" here adds a nice touch, the execution leaves something to desire. Hate to say it, but the Coors Light commerc ... More >>

  • Music

    August 23, 2007

    Smoke on the Water

    Out where the Jgermeister flows, we rock

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 8, 2007

    Let the Healing Begin

    Yeah, yeah. Tony Romo muffed the field-goal hold. Whatever. The Seahawks woulda scored again anyway. And Romo still gets to wake up next to Carrie Underwood. You? An empty can of Coors Lite. Just know that it's going to get worse before it gets better: Romo: Built in a day, destroyed in a snap. Hear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2006

    Remember the Gemini! Those of us born and raised here remember well the good ol' Gemini Twin Drive-In theater at the northeast corner of the North Central Expressway-Forest Lane intersection. The self-proclaimed "world's largest drive-in" with 2,000 parking spots -- which is where the Raquel Welch mo ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2006
  • Dining

    June 23, 2005

    200 mph T-bone

    Steak house announces deal with NASCAR

  • Calendar

    September 2, 2004

    Back to Lyle

    Spend An Evening with Lyle Lovett

  • Calendar

    February 12, 2004

    Gutter Punks

    Have a ball at this tournament

  • Calendar

    February 5, 2004

    Type Cast

    Texas authors talk about their state and the arts

  • Dining

    July 24, 2003

    Thai Sigh

    Coppell's Siam Thai Cuisine is a dry run

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2003

    Feel the Heat

    Two events highlight Latin culture

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Hamburger

    Keller's Drive-In

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Bowling Alley

    Don Carter's All Star Lanes

  • News

    May 25, 2000

    Large and in charge

    Dale Hansen, the 300-pound gorilla of local sports, wraps up 20 years of whip-smart TV

  • Music

    March 16, 2000

    Out There


  • Music

    April 1, 1999

    Show us your hits

    The Toadies and South Padre go together like spring break and unprotected sex

  • Music

    July 18, 1996
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