Scott Melton

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    The Summer Drinks of Dallas (Photos)

    Summertime in Dallas is a scorcher, and sometimes there's no better way to escape the heat than by sipping on an ice cold cocktail. We set out to find some of the best summertime drinks in Dallas and asked bartenders from around town to create some of their favorite seasonal libations. Here is what ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 17, 2011

    Choose Wisely and Drink Freely at SWIG

    Come for the booze, stay for the booze at Henderson Avenue's latest.

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Handle The Proof: Which Liquors Burn?​You still see a flaming shot every once in awhile. For the most part, however, bars wisely consider the close proximity of of fire and alcohol to be a generally bad idea.Why? An Australian bar owner related a story about the time some riotous types ordered a round of B-52s and excite ... More >>

  • News

    October 14, 2004

    The Living End

    After two decades, the West End is a pale shadow of its former self. Will it rise again?

  • Dining

    August 21, 2003

    Butt Fires

    Crime taking toll on Deep Ellum dining

  • Dining

    June 5, 2003

    Bomb Shelter

    You can have an Atomic time at this West End sushi joint

  • Dining

    February 20, 2003

    Lobster Ruckus

    When restaurateurs mix with lawyers, things get messy

  • Dining

    July 11, 2002

    Salve! Succumbs

    McKinney Avenue Italian restaurant calls it quits

  • News

    May 25, 2000

    Sushi wars

    Two Deep Ellum sushi bars are locked in raw battle

  • Dining

    June 10, 1999

    Sushi slights

    Everything rocks at Sushi Nights, except maybe the raw fish

  • Dining

    May 20, 1999
  • Music

    February 18, 1999

    Budokan rock

    Floor 13 wants want...them

  • Dining

    December 31, 1998

    Let 'em eat loin

    1998 was a year of lusty carnivores, raw fish, and orgiastic indulgence