Inexpensive and cheap are two completely different things. Not everyone has a ton of coin to blow on a lunch now and then, but financial restrictions don't necessarily have to relegate you to the likes of Chipotle and Jersey Mike's. Here are some great lunches that will cost you more than a Subway c ... More >>
Farnatchi. It's a little Mediterranean joint tucked in between Jersey Mike's and City Cigars in Knox Park. Its menu spans Italy, Turkey and the Middle East with offerings that tempt your senses and push the boundaries of your average lunch. You can order zaatar bread followed by pasta pomodoro. Turk ... More >>
I used to like Dustin Cavazos. Then I didn't. But, now I think I'm starting to like him again. Too confusing? Take a look at this simple time line.2010The Oak Cliff rapper's first album, I Think In the Shower, I Dream On My Bike, proved him as a major player in local hip-hop. His sobering delivery, ... More >>
Maybe you noticed Elizabeth's post about the Observer-sponsored eating contest at Jersey Mike's last night. As many of you noted in the comments, that topless photo of Jack Nicholson was pretty hard to miss.
As promised, a few of us here at City of Ate -- this highfalutin' James Beard Award&nb ... More >>
We promise that all competitors will be clothed tomorrow night.We here at City of Ate love a good challenge, more so if it benefits a great cause that helps save children's lives. That's why the Observer has partnered with Jersey Mike's Subs (5521 Greenville Ave.) to host a competitive eatin ... More >>
High-end chefs kick it cafeteria-style, and Silly Bandz and sub sandwiches help save lives. Read on.
The Event: Chefs for Farmers
The Cause: The Family Place
The Where and When: Highland Park Cafeteria, 4 p.m. March 13.
Cafeteria-style is no longer reserved for high schools and Luby's. A tea ... More >>
Jersey Mike's multiple locationsJersey Mike's deli case, where "The Juice" is loose.Dude Factor: 10, or The Situation, on a scale of 1, Sammi Sweetheart, to 10. Let's be clear--I am no stranger to Jersey Mike's, and it is no stranger to me, either. I started visiting the sub chain's Greenville Av ... More >>