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  • Blogs

    August 26, 2014

    The Best Frozen Cocktails in Dallas

    It's Drinking Week at City of Ate, which means even more stories than usual about our favorite pastime. Check back for more stories about craft beer, killer bartenders and more. It may be less than a month until the official start of fall, but this is Texas, so it's best to accept that it may be sw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Rush Patisserie's Samantha Rush on Bad Macarons and the High Demands of Dallas Diners

    It's no surprise that Dallas lacks in the French pastry department. The involved, highly-technical processes of making macarons, croissants, and other French baked goods just isn't practical for today's high-volume, birthday-cake-and-cookies kind of bakery. Samantha Rush of Rush Patisserie in Oak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    A Denton Councilman Says He's Trying to Lure the Sriracha Factory and its Lawsuit-inducing Scent to North Texas

    Sriracha is a condiment with a cult following. It's inspired web comics, a Lay's chip flavor, a documentary and a festival in downtown Los Angeles. It's even worked its way onto NPR's recipe blogs, space normally reserved for lentils, eggplants and handmade pickles. But no one can fly so high with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2013

    Weeks After Jack's Southern Comfort Food Closed on Greenville, JO24 Takes its Place

    A few weeks ago, Scott Jones packed up his things and walked away from Jack's Southern Comfort Food, blaming a kerfuffle over parking with the landlord and other tenants. Now an ambitious neighbor, Naina Srirathakul, who is busy opening her second Royal Cuisine by Naina next door, thought the space ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 32: Bambu

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    Pakpao Opens Friday With a Sprawling Thai Menu, From the People Who Brought You Oak

    Richard and Tiffanee Ellman are at it again. Last year they opened Oak in the Design District. This year they opened Belly & Trumpet in Uptown. And this Friday PakPao will open back in the Design District again. The third restaurant from the Ellmans will feature Thai food cooked by Eddy Thretipthua ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    Lucky Ducky Dogs is Giving Out Free Hangover-Inspired Dogs in the Arts District

    Luck Ducky Dogs, the "silly truck with serious food," will be at the Dallas Arts District (2403 Flora) todayuntil 2 p.m. giving out 100 free "Hangover Part III" dogs, as an ode to the film that will be released Friday. Make haste! That spreadsheet can wait. Next is the character-based menu per t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    Brian Zenner of Belly & Trumpet on Dinner in Thailand, Bruno Davaillon, Chef-Driven Dining and the Best Time for Cheap Tacos

    Chef Brian Zenner of Belly & Trumpet in Uptown has been around a bit. Born in Bangkok, his family moved to Dubai and London before finally settling in Texas. And while on paper his culinary career started at the Texas Culinary Academy, one might say the cooking wheels started churning on a dock in T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 29: Tom Kha Gai At Bambu

    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. Every time I've cooked with kaffir lime leaves, I've purchased big, thick, tough folia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2012

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 31: The Crispy Duck At Bangkok City

    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 still regret my decision sometimes, when I sat at the table at Bangkok City and orde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    Paul Qui of Uchiko in Austin Won the James Beard Award for Best Chef in Southwest Last Night

    Last night the James Beard Foundation presented its coveted awards for best chef. Chef Bruno Davaillon of Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek was a finalist for Best Chef Southwest Region, along with Bruce Auden of Biga on the Banks in San Antonio, Kevin Binkley of Binkley's Restaurant in Arizona, Jenn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    Bad Sushi, Burgers and Too Much Cheese: This Week In Dallas Grubbing

    Another week has come to a close, this one under a shroud of dark gray clouds. Not really looking that inspiring yet, is it? Maybe this is your last good weekend to stay at home and make a big pot of chili. You could even put beans in it. I promise I won't tell. Before you hit your grocery store to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    Love and a 45: Fate Lions Talk Favorite Wax Tracks

    Fort Worth five-piece Fate Lions just dropped a new three-song 7-inch and and are celebrating with a show at the Kessler on Friday. With that in mind, I asked guitarist Jerko Dabelic and singer/guitarist Jason Manriquez about some of their favorite 45s growing up. Jason Manriquez Barry Manilow "A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2012

    Our Favorite Chicken Soups in Dallas, for That Hangover or Those Flu Symptoms

    Get that lady some soup.​A search on Amazon.com for "Chicken Soup for the Hungover Soul" quickly reveals that there is no such title in existence (I smell an e-book opportunity!), most likely because no one wakes up with a pounding headache and the taste of bad choices lingering in their mouth ... More >>

  • News

    December 22, 2011

    Best Films of 2011: Ten and Two to Grow On

    J. Hoberman's faves from a mutating medium.

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Despite Vietnamese Food's Soaring Popularity, Native Fish Sauce Hard to Find

    ​On one of my trips to Vietnam years ago, my mother and I traveled to the seaside town of Danang. During morning jogs on the beach, I'd run through hot spots of a familiar scent lingering in the air. It was the very distinct odor of fish sauce. Until now, I'm still unsure as to the source of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    What's the Matter, Protesters? You Aren't Afraid of John Wiley Price, Are You?

    ​Oh, man. You guys call that a protest? You went down there yesterday to tell the Dallas County Commissioners Court what you think of them, and they slapped the spit out of your mouths. Told you to sit down and be quiet. And you did. People, that's just embarrassing. It's why we can't have p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2010

    Win Two Seats At The Libertine Bar's
    Holiday Beer Dinner

    ​The Libertine Bar sent along details about its December 29 holiday beer dinner, as well as a pair of tickets for one lucky City of Ate reader. Or rather, for the purposes of this contest, "one unlucky City of Ate reader" would be more accurate. Winning the tickets would be fortunate, but it will ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Cuban Sandwich
    At Jimmy's Food Store

    ​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

    August 31, 2010

    Slow Food Dallas Wants to Plant a Seed
    For Immigrant Neighborhood

    ​Slow Food Dallas is planning to use a portion of the proceeds from its upcoming $100 per plate benefit dinner to help launch a community garden in a Vickery Meadows area apartment complex. The local chapter has traditionally raised money to send delegates to the biannual Terra Madre conference in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Chocolate Cake at Al Biernat

    Kristy Yang​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

    August 6, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Double Cheese Potato Cakes At Red's Patio Grill

    ​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

    July 8, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Shrimp and Chicken Curry Clay Pot At Mai's Vietnamese Restaurant

    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 cheap, ... 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 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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Shrimp and Grits at Screen Door

    ​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 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 8, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Apple and Berry Crisp at Salum

    ​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 7, 2010

    100 Favorite Dishes: Lunch Express at Dream Café

    Merritt Martin​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 e ... 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

    April 23, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 9: DJ Merritt

    ​Twenty-something years ago, Merritt was just your average high school kid, hanging out and throwing keggers. But, one Saturday afternoon, on his way to help set up a party, Merritt witnessed a series of life-changing events which transformed him into DJ Merritt--pretty much over night. Now, with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2009

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Papa John's Pizza

    ​Each week in 'Knockers' we order from a different delivery restaurant, assessing their efficiency and keeping a running score.Papa John's PizzaDenton (2 locations)Promised delivery time: 30 minutesActual delivery time: 26 minutesScoring summary:All important phone courtesy: 9.7 Speed of delivery ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2008

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: A Yumi Year

    Normally an end of the year Top 10 list should account for at least ten items--more if a tie score happens to muddle things. But the powers behind City of Ate (which would be us) sorta procrastinated until long about November, so...well, we only got around to testing out the services of seven food d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Campisi's

    Campisi's 5405 W. Lovers Ln 214-350-2595 Promised delivery time: 45 minutes to an hour Delivered in: 54 minutes The Score Phone friendliness: 7.5 Order efficiency: 9 Delivery Squeezed in just before the buzzer (sort of): 7 Temperature of Eggplant parmesan and spaghetti: 9 Flavor and sauce: 9.5 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Ten Years In A Hole (In The Wall)

    Like most worthwhile "hidden gem" ethnic eateries we dream about, Thai Noodle and Rice is nondescript, a dive next to the Shop n' Go on North Fitzhugh near I-75. And fortunately, the shabby exterior seems to promise something good, worthwhile--very different than overfused and overpriced pan-Asian ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Chef Chu

    Chef Chu 3355 Trinity Mills 972-307-7788   Promised delivery time: 40 minutes Delivered in: almost precisely 40 minutes   The Score Promptness: 50 Degree of difficulty: 3 Phone psych-out attempt: -25 (for attempt), 25 (because it worked) Nods to Charlie Chan era stereotyping: 1 ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 20, 2007

    Bum Bo No

    Wash your mouth out with soap

  • Calendar

    August 23, 2007

    Big Screen, Far East

    Sample the wonders of Asian cinema

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2007

    One Ritzy Art Gallery: A Hotel Room

    Local artist Robin Ann Walker's painting -- which, I believe, is titled Skyscape -- will hang in a Ritz-Carlton suite. I am officially fascinated (right on the arm, said Groucho Marx). I've always wondered about folks who paint hotel-room art, and this morning I've discovered one -- who lives right ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2007
  • Culture

    April 21, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Culture

    July 8, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003

    Best Move

    Liberty Noodles

  • Dining

    October 31, 2002

    Holy Hole

    Flamin' Papaya is hard to find but easy to enjoy

  • Music

    June 7, 2001

    The Band Who

    Coldplay conquered America before its passport was even stamped

  • Dining

    April 20, 2000

    Hash Over

    Haines hikes to Henderson; Mixed hash; List watch

  • Dining

    February 24, 2000

    A bowl with a view

    Fishbowl is for peering. Eating isn't bad either.

  • Film

    December 16, 1999

    A crown jewel

    You should get to know Anna and the King all over again

  • News

    December 3, 1998

    The garden of life

    In East Dallas' Little Asia, a community blooms in fields of litter

  • Dining

    June 4, 1998
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