Email Deals on Restaurants in Dallas: Good, Bad, or Ugly

Do you get several emails a day from companies like Groupon that offer discounted meals at Dallas restaurants?Some local businesses have experienced great success while others have lost money and have spent hours haggling with dissatisfied potential customers. One consumer asks the question My girlfriend knows I love [fancy Italian restaurant], and she came across […]

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Fall Classic! Rangers v Cardinals Tonight: Let’s Cook

Raya has told you where to go if you want to watch the game in public. However many of us prefer to view the game from the comfort of our own couch with a few friends and dogs. A commenter, who wants to party at home, asks what she can cook to represent each team. […]

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Things To Eat and Drink in Dallas This Week

Heavy on weekend activities, light in the middle. Anyone eating anything fun Wednesday-Friday? Saturday Feast-ival. Eat your way through downtown Plano. Twenty-five restaurants are participating, and American Idol castaway Tim Halperin (who’s also a North Texas native) will provide live musical entertainment. House of Plates launch party. New blog House of Plates, which seeks to […]

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Mai’s Oriental in Snider Plaza is Closed

A friend just called and told me Mai’s Oriental in Snider Plaza had closed. I looked up some old reviews of the spot which was opened by Mai Phom in 1994. Then I realized that sometime within the last two years, the name of the restaurant was changed to Jiang’s Cuisine. I had no idea […]

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Where to Watch the 2011 World Series in Dallas

Some people watch the World Series to celebrate (or, sadly, mourn) their team’s success (or lack of) in seeking Major League Baseball glory. Others find the World Series to be a convenient excuse to drink. Whichever you are, we’ve got you covered. Here are 10 great bets for watching the Rangers take down the Cardinals […]

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