By morning Carte Blanche is a coffee shop with a counter flush with beautiful fresh pastries made by chef Amy La Rue. By evening chef Casey La Rue transforms the space into a 4- or 12- course tasting menu with a focus on native Texas ingredients with modern touches, which is paired with luxury wine. The duo have worked in fine-dining restaurants across the country including Daniel, Per Se and Joel Robuchon.
- Price: $$$, $$$$
- Hours: Monday Closed; Tuesday 5-9 p.m.; Wednesday 7-11:30 a.m., 5-9 p.m.; Thursday-Saturday 7 a.m.-12 p.m., 5-9 p.m.; Sunday 7 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Outdoor seating: Open-air patio
- Alcohol: Beer/Wine
- Reservations: Required
- Parking: Lot available, On-street