The easy response to news that the city of Dallas is giving a $275,000 "forgiveable loan" to the owners of South Dallas' Two Podners Bar-B-Que and Seafood is to dismiss it as crony capitalism. One of them must have a friend on the City Council who decided they needed a little government cash to help ... More >>
Neo-Nazis, burritos and the tortilla-wrapped destiny of SB 1070.
Del Taco's signed the first franchisee it plans to recruit in its drive to open 80 restaurants around the Dallas area. For now, Del Taco lovers in Dallas still have to drive to Denton for Big Fat Tacos.Guillermo Perales' Sun Holdings, which operates Popeye's, Golden Corral, Burger King and C ... More >>
Del Taco's breaking ground in Denton, with a McKinney outpost to follow in 2011.Back in April '09, Del Taco spokesperson Barbara Caruso told us she'd let us know in "the next 60-90 days" if and when the chain was returning to Dallas after a lengthy absence. Took a little longer than that, but Thi ... More >>
We've been hearing in recent days that Del Taco is looking to move into the Dallas-Fort Worth area; sources say their business folks have been scouting would-be sites around town, as the Lake Forest, California-based chain considers -- yet again -- making its return to Texas. Barbara Caruso, Del Tac ... More >>