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Restaurant review: Hanabi Ramen & Izakaya in Fort Worth

Hanabi Ramen & Izakaya

DFW.com

“Hey, it’s 100 degrees outside. Everybody — let’s go get ramen!” Read more

Restaurant review: Lark on the Park in Dallas

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DFW.com

Changing your menu with the seasons has become a hot concept in the restaurant world. But few do it with the panache of Lark on the Park, the glass-walled, art-filled restaurant across from Dallas’ Klyde Warren Park from longtime restaurateur Read more

Texas Brew Review: No Label Mint IPA

The craft brewing industry uses its fair share of zany ingredients. With the freedom to create comes the temptation to experiment, and small breweries are agile enough to make test batches and experiment with all kinds of ingredients. Read more

Restaurant review: TPR Burger in Fort Worth

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DFW.com

TPR Burger stands for Texas Patty Real Burger, which doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. Read more

Restaurant review: Wok Box in Irving

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DFW.com

Wok Box, a Canadian restaurant chain expanding into Texas with an inaugural branch in Irving, comes with more than a few similarities to Pei Wei. Read more

Texas brew review: Real Ale White

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Courtesy/Real Ale

Texas brewing is typically known for being dominated by its German heritage. A mid-1800s boom of immigrants brought with it the methods, styles and traditions that helped shaped our state’s pre-Prohibition brewing. While that influence still exists, a Belgian influence from the 1990s left ... Read more

Restaurant review: Taste of Soul by Annie Mae in Arlington

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Star-Telegram

Whether you think of soul food as the food Grandma served or as something outside your range of experience, there aren’t a lot of options for it in Arlington, so Taste of Soul by Annie Mae is a welcome taste of something different. Read more

Restaurant review: Pecan Lodge in Dallas

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DFW.com

With the kind of gritted-teeth excitement usually reserved for last-second game-winning goals, by-a-hair-close political races and Game of Thrones season finales, barbecue lovers in North Texas waited to learn the fate of Pecan Lodge Catering. Would it stay or would i... Read more

Dining review: Aspen Creek in Irving

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DFW.com

Aspen Creek is located in a forest of chain restaurants and fast-food joints in Irving, along a stretch of Airport Freeway east of DFW Airport. But the 4-year-old Brinker-esque mini-chain, which has plans in the next few years to expand around North Texas, embraces all that is good in the land of... Read more

Texas Brew Review: Ranger Creek Oatmeal Pale Ale

Not long ago, San Antonio wasn’t particularly known for craft beer. The city had housed dozens of breweries since the late 1800s — the most famous of which are Lone Read more

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