Subtle Mexican Vibes at Suerte

Subtle Mexican Vibes at Suerte

On a recent rainy evening (which has basically been every evening since August), I ventured over to the east side to hit up Suerte, one of Austin’s most talked about new restaurants. Not only is it a “Best New Restaurant” in Austin, but it’s getting national attention...
East Side Victorian at Rosewood

East Side Victorian at Rosewood

I was super excited to see that the beautiful Victorian house that used to hold East Side Wines was going to be turned into a restaurant. The house was built in 1890 and it sits atop a hill, with the downtown Austin skyline as its backdrop. They did an amazing job of...
Asia meets Texas, naturally.

Asia meets Texas, naturally.

A few weeks ago, I found myself with a Friday afternoon off of work and a craving for a cocktail, you know, because Friday. After running through the usual, where do you want to go? I don’t know where do you want to go? My husband remembered that Loro has an awesome...
The Austin Motel. So close, yet so far out.

The Austin Motel. So close, yet so far out.

 “What did it used to be?” This is the question I’m asked by one of my best friends, Deb, any time I tell her I’m going to eat at a new restaurant or have cocktails at some new hipster bar. She has lived in Austin since the 70’s, so nothing is the same anymore. Except...