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#FoodieFriday: A High 5 for Bento Picnic

by Eve Richter Dinnan on June 21, 2018

If you’re like me, you probably think of a Bento plate as a Japanese combo meal... Thanks to some excellent schooling from Leanne Valenti, owner of the recently-opened Bento Picnic on East Cesar Chavez Boulevard...

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#FoodieFriday: Finding the Exceptional at North Italia

by Eve Richter Dinnan on May 11, 2018

I’ll admit it. I have a bit of a bias against chains. I also tend not to order anything in a restaurant that it would be easy enough for me to make at home; I...

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: A Sensory Whirlwind of a Mystery Tale

by Eve Richter Dinnan on February 7, 2018

“The end result is a fast-paced whirlwind of a ride.” Zach Scott’s production of the 2015 Tony award winner for best play, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” is an immersive experience...

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#FoodieFriday | Le Politique, Austin

by Eve Richter Dinnan on December 1, 2017

  What do you think about when you think of French cuisine? Snails? Small plates of rich food that leave you craving more? Hard-to-pronounce and hard-to-approach dishes that mystify more than delight? A side of...

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#Foodie Friday | Plate-Licking Good at Juniper

by Eve Richter Dinnan on October 6, 2017

Juniper serves dinner Tu-Sa; brunch Su • Click here for menus, directions + reservations If you drive down Austin's Cesar Chavez and blink as you pass by, you’ll miss Juniper, tucked away between Blue Owl Brewing...