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3rd Annual Food For Thought Features Big Chefs for Big Thought

August 6th the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL) will host their third annual Food for Thought event featuring some of our favorite chefs in the city, benefiting Big Thought, a Dallas based non profit dedicated to helping improve public education.  Signature tastes will be presented throughout the night from Brian Luscher of The Grape, […]

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Hector’s on Henderson is Closing

A loyal Disher sends this sad news: I’m a regular reader of the Side Dish blog, and I wanted to let you know that I got word today that Hector’s on Henderson is closed. My wife’s birthday is next weekend, and we had a party scheduled for approximately 18 people, but I got a call from […]

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Park Restaurant Sold and Gets a New Bad Name

A few weeks ago, I actually made a phone call and reported the closure of Park Restaurant. Short story shorter: Owner Donald Chick sold the place to Peter Kenny, owner of Capitol Pub. Today, Teresa Gubbins digs deep in the dirt and reveals Mr. Kenny has already come up with new names for both Park […]

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Hubba Hubba. Carrie Keep From NOSH Goes to Hell With Gordon Ramsay

Look for local hottie, NOSH line cook Carrie Keep, on the upcoming season of Hell’s Kitchen, premiering on July 18. Keep is the latest in a long series of Dallas restaurant pros to throw themseves into the reality gristmill and is rumored to have made it to the finals (although that’s just foodie buzz rumor […]

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Will Addisonians Flip Out Over Made-To-Order Crepes From a Drive-Thru? Watch the Video and Decide For Yourself

In case you missed the Flippin’ Out Crepes teaser a few weeks back, back in June, we had a nice little daisy chain going on with Nancy reporting on Teresa Gubbins coverage of the press-release announcement of Flippin’ Out Crepes drive-thru creperie in Addison (for the record, Teresa Gubbins reported the story in May and […]

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Gas Station Tacos: Taqueria Los Delicious in Dallas

Dishers, Christopher Baccus is  a taco junkie and blogger. Not just any kind of taco, primarily those found in or near gas stations. Last week he took you there, this week he takes you here. I live a food paradox. At home I cook using fresh, mostly organic and try to buy local as much […]

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Kathy Jack, Owner of Jack’s Backyard in Dallas, Releases Statement to Clear Controversy

Give these gals some credit (sorry) for speaking up when they’re down on their luck. Kathy Jack and Susie Buck of Jack’s Backyard closed their popular indoor/outdoor venue on June 26. There has been some talk going around about why they closed and even though they’ve released the statement below, I’m still a little unclear […]

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