Big changes are under way at Nora, the Afghan restaurant that opened last year on Greenville Avenue. This weekend, opaque plastic obscured the windows as workers on scaffolding tended to the exterior of the building. Chef and owner Matt Pikar took control of the adjacent space and knocked down the ... More >>
A Familiar Tapestry of Dishes Seduce an East Dallas Crowd.
Ambassador Said Tayeb JawadAfghan Grill owner Matt Pikar hasn't decided yet what he'll serve Afghanistan's ambassador when he dines at Pikar's North Dallas restaurant tonight. "We're going to give him whatever he desires," Pikar says. "Maybe kebab with lamb, maybe lamb chops." Said Tayeb Ja ... More >>
At Afghan Grill, the fortunes of war pay delicious dividends