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Category Archives: Casual Food

Gamer-friendly restaurant opens in Frisco

Gamer-friendly restaurant opens in Frisco

  Gaming meets food and drinks here at Nerdvana Food + Spirits in Frisco. The latest geek concept by Chef Mike Junio and his sister Kristy Pitchford opened in November at Frisco Square. After great success from their coffee shop next door (Nerdvana Coffee), the duo wanted to open a restaurant to offer American fare withContinue Reading

TorTaco opens in downtown Dallas

TorTaco opens in downtown Dallas

Where else can you get some of the best tortas and tacos in Dallas? Well, TorTaco of course! This new concept opened in mid-November in the downtown Dallas Arts District, right across the street from Chase Tower. I stopped by for the VIP party to try out the menu item with fellow bloggers. Take a look!Continue Reading

The Biggest Dinner Party in Dallas – Diner En Blanc

The Biggest Dinner Party in Dallas – Diner En Blanc

Ever wonder what a giant dinner party at secret location with tons of strangers would be like? I’ll give you a little hint – it’s super fun! That’s exactly what Diner en Blanc is. It’s an all-white dinner party held in a top-secret location with thousands of people all around the city. What started inContinue Reading

Piada dishes out new fall and winter menu

Piada dishes out new fall and winter menu

When it comes to tasty, affordable Italian street food, no one does it better than Piada. The chefs at Piada Italian Street Food have created yet another amazing seasonal menu for diners to enjoy this fall and winter. The new menu is now available at all locations, so you can enjoy these fresh, warm bites duringContinue Reading

Another Broken Egg Cafe: Southlake’s newest brunch spot

Another Broken Egg Cafe: Southlake’s newest brunch spot

Southlake recently welcomed Another Broken Egg Cafe off Southlake Blvd., which is the first one in all of Texas! The cafe is open daily from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and offers an array of breakfast items, many of which are influenced from Tex-Mex and Louisiana style meals with a twist. Guests can enjoy indoorContinue Reading

Rainforest Cafe serves up off-the-menu Gorilla Burger

Rainforest Cafe serves up off-the-menu Gorilla Burger

Rainforest Cafe, located inside Grapevine Mills Mall, has been a popular restaurant destination for years and is known for its adventure-themed atmosphere and kid-friendly menu items. Dining here is a fun experience for the entire family, and the menu includes a variety of American cuisine (such as sandwiches, burgers, pasta, seafood and salads) and tropicalContinue Reading

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