When it feels like the rest of the world is out on vacation, daydreams about island living come easily -- and even if a tropical refuge in Bishop Arts doesn't quite give the same effect, sometimes the right table in the right restaurant is vacation enough for now. Plus, there are plenty of "tropical" places where you still probably don't want to be.
The Week in Review(s):
- Your own Dallas Observer: The folks behind Hula Hotties have come a long way from selling hot sauce in Honolulu to dishing up tastes of the island life in Oak Cliff, and this week Dave takes a Hawaiian-influenced taste vacation to their dining room.
- Dallas Morning News: At Urbano Cafe, Leslie Brenner has a quirky, but ultimately pretty good couple of meals. Kim Pierce, meanwhile, can name a few good points about Frisco's Chez Moi, but while the menu's "French-inspired," not everything about the place could be called "inspired."
- D Magazine: Far as Nancy Nichols is concerned, if you're headed to the Four Seasons' Cafe On The Green, Las Colinas is one fine vacation destination.
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