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Meet the “Steak Queen” who runs one of Frisco’s most profitable restaurants

At 62 years old, little Deidra “Dee” Lincoln has earned her title as the heavyweight woman of influence in the restaurant industry. She was dubbed the “Queen of Steaks” more than 20 years ago when she traveled to New York to announce the construction of a Del Frisco’s Double Eagle …

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Why the original Cry Wolf restaurant is already a Dallas chef favorite

After two years CastawayAfter 15 years of cooking in Dallas‘ most elite kitchens, chef Ross Demers has finally opened his second restaurant, Cry Wolf. Located in Old East Dallas about a mile from its first restaurant, On the Lamb, Cry Wolf is a quirky, unassuming 32-seater that’s quirky with an …

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Applebee Restaurants in Austin, Dallas, Houston, Central and East Texas are Bringing Back DOLLARITA – Margaritas for $1 – for 1 Day Only on Day 2: National Margarita Day, Tuesday, 02/22/2022

Local Applebee franchisee SSCP Management recently made the LARGEST MARGARITA IN TEXAS(Must-watch downloadable video to prove it and see it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axRzBRw7Ok8) Dallas, Texas (RestaurantNews.com) On a day unprecedented in history when number 2 will dominate like it has never done before – Tuesday of the second month of 2022 on …

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A top chef returns to Tony’s famous kitchen, a bittersweet moment in the absence of the man himself

SOME UNDERSTAND THE controlled chaos of a restaurant. Some are curious to know what that life is like – what it takes for a team to perform at a high level – and what it was like to work alongside and learn from one of the best restorers in that …

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This luxury home in the Dallas Design District features open living space and a commercial option

This hidden home in Dallas’ Design District offers luxury finishes and design elements, but you’d never guess it from the sidewalk view. The 5,592 square foot home is its own compound with gated access, four-car garages, an outdoor patio, and skyline views. To top it off, it also backs up …

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New movie-themed restaurant dazzles Galleria with gold-wrapped steak

A new restaurant aims to introduce what it calls “Modern American Vibe Dining” to Houston. Opening on Monday February 7, diners will find that Juliet does things a little differently than most restaurants (5857 Westheimer Rd.). It starts with the entrance, which looks like a movie theater lobby with a …

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Restaurant Review: Canje – Food

canje (Photos by Jana Birchum) Avocado Escabeche Named after the national bird of Guyana, Canje is the passion project of chef Tavel Bristol-Joseph, co-owner and executive pastry chef of Emmer & Rye. Canje offers Caribbean cuisine rooted in Bristol-Joseph’s native Guyana and spanning flavors and traditions from Puerto Rico to …

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The omicron-induced COVID-19 surge has hit some Texas restaurants and bars harder than others – Houston Public Media

Many Texas restaurants and bars have been forced to close temporarily — for days, a week, sometimes longer — as this latest wave of COVID-19 brings staff shortages and other challenges. As the Omicron variant began to catch on late last year, bar owner Lee Daugherty grew concerned. He began …

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Omicron-induced COVID-19 surge hits some Texas restaurants, bars harder than others

As the Omicron variant began to catch on late last year, bar owner Lee Daugherty grew concerned. He began to implement serious protocols among his staff at Alexandre, his establishment in the Oak Lawn neighborhood of Dallas, including bi-weekly testing. It wasn’t long before someone tested positive for COVID-19. “We …

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Betty White is the owner of this Houston brewery. Their 100th birthday party for her is still going on.

When Betty White passed away, a shrine began to form organically through her photo at Eureka Heights Brewing in Houston. Photo: Evan Camp Less than an hour after news of Betty White’s death was announced, fans began flocking to Eureka Heights Brewing to lay flowers, candles, drawings and other keepsakes …

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Automation is the future of food, and the future is now: AI on your plate – Food

The “workshop and backbone” of Iron Ox’s greenhouse automation system, the Grover mobile support robot navigates the greenhouse to get plant growing modules where they need to be and is able to lift over 1000 lbs. (Courtesy of Iron Ox) As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to require endless adaptations in …

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Upscale Mississippi Coast Restaurant Hosts Brunch

Drag queens Ivy Dripp and Lexis Redd D’ville open the drag brunch at White Pillars in Gulfport, Mississippi on Sunday, December 19, 2021. Almost everyone involved in the White Pillars always sold out monthly drag brunch agrees on the set – up seems unlikely. This is the Deep South, and …

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Restaurants close dining rooms, cut hours as omicron wreaks havoc on already tight workforce

It’s starting to look like 2020 again to the restaurant business as omicron takes a bite out of an already tight workforce. Then restaurants closed on government orders to slow the spread of COVID-19. Now, they close or return to take-out only when the latest variant infects employees, leaving them …

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New restaurant in Flower Mound offers fried chicken and donuts combo

A new fast-casual restaurant has just opened in Flower Mound, combining two of the hottest food groups: fried chicken and donuts. Called Honeybird + Donuts Sandwiches, it is located at 801 International Pkwy. (AKA the old Long Prairie Road), near the mixed-use development of Lakeside DFW, where it serves gourmet …

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Juan Rivera’s Tex-Mex Food Trailer Makes A Name In Hooks, TX

HOOKS, Texas – In a crisp red and white trailer kitchen paired with an airy alfresco dining area, El Rey offers a range of premium Tex-Mex fare. For about five years, owner Juan Rivera says this is the culmination of his knowledge and experience in the restaurant business. “I moved …

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Anxious restaurants like omicron, high food costs take their toll

DETROIT (AP) – As restaurants in the US and UK are open unrestricted and often bustling, they enter their second winter of the coronavirus pandemic worried about what to come: They are pressed by shortages labor and soaring food prices and the omicron variant is looming. “I am extremely worried. …

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New Korean BBQ restaurant K BBQ opens in Austin

A new Korean barbecue restaurant has opened in Crescent’s Highland Mall by owner So Ra. K BBQ is located at 6929 Airport Boulevard, Suite 176, starting September 27. The menu focuses on the all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue, with meats such as bulgogi, marinated pork belly and eel. There are also other …

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A conversation with Chris Beard

In 2019, coach Chris Beard led the Texas Tech Red Raiders on an exciting title race that culminated in a relentless overtime loss in the championship game. A historic achievement in Lubbock, Beard was recognized with the honors of the AP National Coach of the Year and public recognition for …

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Hangar Kitchen: great food in a hidden gem

I don’t often find myself on the south side of our city, so many of its dining establishments are unknown to me. With my daughter who attends the University of Houston, I started exploring restaurants within a 15 minute drive of campus. One of those restaurants was La Cantina de …

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New Feges barbecue now open at Spring Branch

Barbecue plate with pork ribs, smoked turkey, breast, sausage, pulled pork, smoked chicken with the new Feges BBQ Spring Branch. Photo: Julie Soefer Fégès barbecue, Houston’s popular barbecue joint that has risen to prominence from its unlikely debut at a Greenway office complex, opens its second location on June 20 …

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Cotton Patch Cafe opens its first ghost kitchen

Texas-inspired restaurant launches first of several remote kitchens Dallas, Texas (Restaurants press release) Cotton Patch Coffee, a Texan-inspired home-style restaurant serving Southern classics, today announced the opening of its first Ghost Kitchen, located at Garland’s Revolving kitchen, a virtual dining room. The official opening of this new location will take …

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Blount County Restaurant Health Scores | Public records

Perfect scores • Maw’s Dawgs Mobile Unit, 1415 E. Broadway Ave., Maryville • Rocky Branch Community Cub Concessions, 4632 Rocky Branch Road, Walland • Wiener Wagon Mobile Unit, 1423 Anderson Ave., Maryville • Hot Rods 50’s dinner, 373 Hannum St., Alcoa • Sweet Retreat, 727 Louisville Road, Alcoa • Mike’s …

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