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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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Dallas startup aims to help people stay healthy while eating outdoors and indoors » Dallas Innovates

bitewell founder and CEO Chris Fanucchi; bitewell Co-founder and CMO Samantha Citro Alexander. [Photos: bitewell] When Chris Fanucchi flew out to meet the distributors of his previous startup, he found himself in a new city, wondering what to eat besides the flaws of fast food or pizza. A few years …

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Iconic Chicago Restaurant Portillo’s Selects First City in Texas for D-FW Expansion

Texas’ first Portillo’s restaurant is set to open in late 2022 at The Colony in Warren Buffett’s Grandscape development next to the Nebraska Furniture Mart on State Highway 121. Portillo CEO Michael Osanloo confirmed the location of The Dallas Morning News. He is aware that the famous Chicago chain has …

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Texas restaurants gear up for Super Bowl Sunday – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

North Texas businesses are gearing up for a busy Super Bowl weekend with many bars and restaurants hosting fan watch parties. Super Bowl LVI between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals will be played on Sunday, February 13 at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, California. At The Social …

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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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Main list of McDonald’s locations in Dallas selling the McPlant

McDonald’s has given foodies in Dallas-Fort Worth a great gift: North Texas will be one of the first regions in the United States to have the opportunity to try McPlant, the chain’s new plant-based burger. This follows a smaller test that began at eight restaurants in November 2021. (We did …

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Introducing Restaurant Grease Trap Installation and Repair Services in Dallas-Fort Worth

North Texas Plumbing (817-371-0709), a professional plumbing company serving Dallas Fort Worth, Texas, has announced the launch of its grease trap installation and repair services. Watauga, United States – February 3, 2022 — The newly launched services are designed for operators of catering establishments. Having a grease trap is essential …

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Solving the Shortage of Good Jobs: Local Restaurants Get Creative to Attract Workers

Giant “WE’RE HIRING” signs hang on the sides of buildings in cities across North Texas. In the midst of a staff shortage, the questions for employers have become “How do I staff my restaurant?” and “How can I retain the experienced staff I already have?” How about a fully funded …

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Dallas suburb has 7th hottest neighborhood for US shoppers

Forney’s population has increased by 60% from 2010 to 2020, and the growth shows no signs of slowing down. A new report from residential real estate platform Opendoor provides further evidence of the Dallas suburb’s continued popularity. Forney’s 75126 postcode ranks seventh on Opendoor’s new list of the country’s 10 …

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The 5 BEST B & Bs in North Texas

Hotels can seem a bit impersonal, and renting homes can be a lot of work. However, the guest rooms offer all the comforts of home, with the added bonus of a host or hostess on site (whose whole mission is to make your stay as special as possible!). If you’re …

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‘He didn’t deserve it,’ Lewisville family in restaurant shootout seek answers, justice – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A family in North Texas is seeking answers after their loved one was shot and killed at a Lewisville restaurant earlier this week. Several 911 calls were made just before 2 a.m. Thursday to report a shooting at the Chill Bar & Grill located at 2513 I-35E SB Frontage Road, …

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COVID-19 tests requested around Dallas ahead of New Years. Here’s what you need to know

You probably hear it everywhere you turn – someone you know has possible symptoms of COVID-19 and is looking for a test. Now you also need to find one. Restaurants are closing temporarily and airlines are canceling flights as more North Texans develop symptoms and self-isolate. And Dallas County has …

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Boston investor buys apartments in Frisco’s $ 1 billion Gate development

A Boston investor bought part of the $ 1 billion Frisco Gate development. San Antonio-based developer Embrey Partners LLC has sold their 350-unit estate in The Gate Apartments to TA Realty. The rental community is located on the west side of the Dallas North Toll Freeway, off of John Hickman …

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Texans who enjoy SNAP benefits can fully use them at farmers’ markets

The Texas Center for Local Food, a nonprofit dedicated to developing healthy local foods, has a message for families receiving food assistance: Spend it at your local farmer’s market. According to a statement, the group has launched a new project to promote the use of SNAP benefits in Texas farmers’ …

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Lockwood Distilling, of Richardson, opens second bar in North Texas

Lockwood Distilling Co., which opened in Richardson in 2019, has expanded to Magnolia Avenue in Fort Worth. The neighborhood family bar sells 11 locally made spirits, including pink hibiscus vodka, bourbon cream, and whiskey, gin and rum. Regulars to Fort Worth may remember the storefront at 1411 W. Magnolia Ave. …

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Austin investor buys huge former Penney headquarters from Plano with plans to restart development

An Austin-based real estate investor and developer made one of North Texas’ biggest commercial property purchases of the year. Commercial Capital Investments has purchased JC Penney’s sprawling former headquarters in Plano’s Legacy Business Park and plans to resume renovations on the historic property. The previous owners were in the midst …

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Dallas Culinary Nonprofit Has Dough For Catering Professionals

A nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting culinary innovation in Dallas distributes grants. According to a statement, the Dallas Food and Wine Alliance will award $ 16,000 to eligible applicants, which could include farmers, chefs, artisans, wine / beer / spirits makers, non-profit culinary organizations, businesses and food and beverage professionals …

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LA’s best-kept food secret comes to Dallas

North Texas will be the first market outside SoCal to host an exclusive subscription service – Off The Menu Club – launched September 26 Dallas, Texas (RestaurantNews.comWhether you’re diving into delicious queso and margaritas at a posh Tex-Mex restaurant or indulging in top-quality beef brisket at an authentic Texan barbecue, …

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Dallas restaurant chain known for filet mignon sandwiches

Just five months after opening its first franchise location, the Pennsylvania-based company plans to open 11 new out-of-state franchises. DALLAS – Nick Filet, a Pennsylvania-based filet mignon sandwich chain, is gearing up for nationwide expansion in Texas and Florida. Nick Filet signed agreements to open 11 new franchise locations. The …

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