Restaurants

July 28, 2013

East Meets Tasty at Eastside Cafe

Every few months or so, I get together with a group of friends for lunch and conversation. We recently met at Eastside Cafe for Saturday brunch. Seated in one of the Eastside Cafe's cozy rooms in the front of the old house, we were presented with lots of tasty choices.
August 22, 2011
BBQ chicken, black eyed peas, cucumber, more.

GREAT BBQ – Chisholm Trail BBQ in Lockhart

Lockhart – BBQ Capital of Texas Home to several well-established BBQ eateries, Lockhart calls itself the “BBQ Capital of Texas.” After eating at Chisholm Trail BBQ, […]
June 27, 2011
sandwich cubano

Cuba Bakery and Cafe – Round Rock

My dad played baseball in Cuba in the 40s, so I’m fascinated with anything Cuban—especially the food. Fortunately for me, there’s a wonderful family owned cafe […]
June 27, 2011
Platter of food

Taste of Ethiopia – Breaking Injera with Pfriends in Pflugerville

Because Taste of Ethopia sits in a small, unexciting strip mall on Grand Ave. in Pflugerville, you might pass it by without even noticing it. If […]
June 21, 2011
Black Pepper Chicken with broccoli and rice.

Low Calorie Choices at Panda Express

[toc] Parmer Lane, Panda Express – Austin Eating out and sticking to my diet is always a challenge. I usually try to find a restaurant that […]
June 5, 2011
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Happy About Blue Bonnet Cafe’s “Pie Happy Hour”

After a fun day of shopping and sightseeing in the Texas Hill Country’s beautiful Highland Lakes with a BFF this week, we decided to visit the […]
May 28, 2011
Bacon cheddar burger

So Much More than Burgers at Novrozsky’s Hamburgers

When visiting Sulphur, Louisiana, we always take time to eat at Novrozsky’s Hamburgers, a small chain of restaurants that started in Beaumont, Texas. Novrozsky’s serves hamburgers […]
May 27, 2011
Omelette with fries and avocado.

Fresh & Fit—and Breakfast All Day—at Mimi’s Cafe

The hubster and I were looking for a place to eat last Saturday that was between Ikea and the Round Rock Outlet Mall, and it needed […]
August 9, 2009
Hill's Cafe menu next to a basket of sweet potato fries.

Good Food and Atmosphere at Hill’s Cafe in Austin

There's a reason why Hill's Cafe has been a south Austin institution since 1947 — and that reason is good food and a fun and friendly atmosphere.
August 9, 2009
tomato salad (sliced tomatoes marinated in Italian dressing), catfish, cabbage, broccoli cheese rice, yam pie and a dinner roll.

Comfort Food at its Best – Dot’s Place in Pflugerville

Dot's closed in early 2010. Fans will miss the wonderful food.