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  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 74:Veracruz Cafe's Sopa de Atlahua

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2012 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. It's a bit like a French bouillabaisse but with Mexican leanings. Veracruz Cafe's Sop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 75: Pepper Bomb At Goodfriend

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2012 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I wonder if I'd known what was about to happen if I would still have eaten that Trinid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    Good Friday: Steve Earle at Billy Bob's Texas, Plus The Rest of This Weekend's Shows

    Steve Earle​There are some pretty big shows coming to town this weekend -- massive ones, actually. But you'll be hard-pressed to find a more important singer than Americana legend Steve Earle, who will perform at Billy Bob's Texas on Saturday night.He's not the only legend playing in town this wee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2011

    Walk the Wok Goes Bicoastal for NYC and LA Food Trends

    Eataly's pastry shop​While everyone was enduring the Super Bowl pains here in Dallas, I was away in NYC and LA for work. Despite braving a blizzard and juggling time zones, I ate well. Both food scenes were predictably different. I ate rich, fatty foods in the NYC winter blast, while in LA, ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 6, 2011
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    August 30, 2010

    Eating Asian in the Big Apple: The Highs, the Lows, the Many

    Bone Marrow at Prune​Having been on a business trip in New York for the last two weeks, I thought, surely I'd be off blogging duties. However, the man had different ideas for me, with a seemingly innocuous send-off of, "Have a safe trip. Send in anything interesting you might find." Crap. See ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Mussels
    At Neighborhood Services

    James Reisman​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be ... More >>

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    August 2, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Sausage Pizza At Oak Cliff Pizza

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the che ... More >>

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    July 9, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Grilled Cheese and Chili
    At Highland Park Pharmacy

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Asado De Puerco Rojo At Chitos

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Original Nachos at Fuzzy's Taco Shop

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Shredded Pork Sandwich at Mojitos

    ​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Shaved Ice at May's Ice Cream

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Fried Green Beans at Local

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

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    June 15, 2010

    100 Dishes: Fried Port Salut Cheese at The Porch

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ... More >>

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    June 11, 2010

    How About Them Knockers - J.S. Chens

    ​Delivering Dim Sum after 3:00 - 30 Dealing with my OCD - 20 Surprisingly Decent Dim Sum Delivered - 25 Chuckling cheeseburger remark - 10 Total - 85 J.S. Chen's Restaurant 240 Legacy Dr. #118, Plano 972.517.2332 It has been a long and unseasonably warm week in the City of Ate and I found mysel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: La Vaca Loca Taco at Good 2 Go Tacos

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Brisket Sandwich at Maple & Motor

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the che ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Chicken Gizzards at Sushi Yama

    ​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on the ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Summer Platter For Two at Big Schucks

    ​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    City of Ate's 100 Favorite Dishes: #95 Flatbread Pizza at Dish

    ​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2010

    City of Ate's 100 Favorite Dishes: #96 Colorado Lamb Osso Bucco at Hibiscus

    Patrick Michels​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    City of Ate's 100 Favorite Dishes: #97 Chicken and Waffles at Victor Tango's

    ​ As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order. Some are little known, others celebrated. Some are pricey, others can be eaten on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2010

    City of Ate's 100 Favorite Dishes: #98
    Mashed Tater Parfait at Cowboy Chow

    Cowboy Chow​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order; some are little known, others celebrated, some are pricey, others can be eaten ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    City of Ate's 100 Favorite Dallas Dishes: # 99
    Shanghai Buns at Jeng Chi Dumpling House

    ​As a countdown to the Dallas Observer's "Best of Dallas" 2010, City of Ate is serving up 100 of the favorite dishes we crave, savor and hope to scarf down again soon. These dishes are in no particular order; some are little known, others celebrated, some are pricey, others can be eaten on the che ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    A Chinese New Year Tradition: Family and Dumplings at Jeng Chi

    Photos by Kristy Yang​I haven't enjoyed Chinese New Year, aka Vietnamese Tet, since I was a child, when there was nothing to worry about except counting the monetary contents of the shiny red envelopes given to kids as part of a good luck ritual by their parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and fa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Yao Fuzi versus Royal China: Clash of the Soup Dumplings

    Photos by Steven DoyleThis is what winning dumplings look like.​Satisfying, delicious morsels of doughy goodness packed with intense flavors, various ground meats, and the heart-warming comfort of soup all rolled into one bite-sized dumpling. Any description of xiao long bao is destined to fall sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2009

    Leppert: Asian Trip "Will Translate into Economic Investment, More Jobs in Dallas"

    Chris Heinbaugh/Office of the MayorPretty sure the woman at the far right is Linda Kao, the SMU Cox School of Business Assistant Dean of Global Programs and daughter of Buck Kao. Which reminds me: Royal China for dinner.​Mayor Tom Leppert and council member Ron Natinsky are wrapping up their trade ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2008

    Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher Is, Seriously, a Shanghai Surprise

    Dallas Fed prez Richard Fisher Following yesterday's stock slide -- down to 11,479.39, a 1.6 percent drop -- more hold-your-breath news this a.m., concerning both housing starts (dismal) and commodities. But as Dallas Fed president Richard Fisher told Dallas' Only Daily on Sunday: "I expect us to ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2008

    DOMA XX: And The Nominees Are...

    Let's say a) you're lazy and haven't run out to your nearest Observer pickup spot yet, or b) you live in one of the more outlying areas of our circulation and you won't get your copy of this week's paper until later today (or early tomorrow)--and yet, despite this, you still want to know the nominee ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 8, 2008
  • Dining

    February 21, 2008

    Review: Yao Fuzi Cuisine

    A pop and son duo bring authentic Chinese to Plano

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2007

    Now Agency.com Only Has 10 Offices Around the World

    Found this today on the Web site for Agency.com's Irving offices on N. Belt Line Road: "There’s a little saying in Texas: If you can’t think big, you’d better think of moving." It's doubtful that the employees there -- charged with handling such clients as Dallas-based Affiliated Computer Serv ... More >>

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    October 26, 2007
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    October 18, 2007

    Beard's Out of ICU and Finding He Has Many, Many Friends

    Amanda Newman sends an update concerning the health of beloved Dada doorman John "Beard" Brewer and the benefit concert scheduled for October 28: He's doing well. They've moved him out of ICU and into a regular room. He's been looking forward to being in a real room because, as he stated to me Tuesd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2007

    Shanghai 5 to Get Political at the Space

    We just got word Shanghai 5, that odd, fun little torch-rock-twisted-burlesque band fronted by she-with-the-mind-bending-voice singer Amy Curnow, is prepping for a big ol’ political extravaganza. Tuesday, Sept. 25, the Dallas County Young Democrats will host a wing-ding with S5 headlining and the ... More >>

  • News

    August 16, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    May 31, 2007
  • Calendar

    April 20, 2006

    To The Max

    Peter takes a wild journey

  • Calendar

    April 20, 2006

    To The Max

    Peter takes a wild journey

  • Film

    January 19, 2006

    Tarnished Ivory

    White Countess writes an inglorious final chapter for a dynamic filmmaking duo

  • Music

    June 23, 2005

    Shanghai 5

    Friday, June 17, at the Apple Store

  • Film

    August 19, 2004

    Future Shock

    Michael Winterbottom paints a plausibly problematic tomorrow in Code 46

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2004
  • Culture

    February 26, 2004

    Sweet 'n' Sour Nonsense

    Shanghai Moon full of funny surprises at Pocket; unhappy days for DCT's Outsiders

  • Dining

    February 12, 2004

    Them Bones

    Shanghai's menu is full of the typical--and the atypical

  • Film

    February 6, 2003

    Anarchy in the U.K.

    Wilson and Chan are Knights fallen on their arse

  • Dining

    May 23, 1996

    Pure delight

    At Majella's and Palayok, you'll get your Filipino of fine imported flavors

  • Film

    January 25, 1996

    The lady from Shanghai

    Zhang Yimou's Shanghai Triad is part Goodfellas, part Cabaret

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