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In tale of two Shacks, Stockyards’ Love might have edge on Shake

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The Love Shack opened as Texas’ answer to New York’s Shake Shack: a walk-up, cash-only stand serving a solid, simple burger. Read more

2016 Big Tex Choice Awards: And the winner is …

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State Fair of Texas

The motto of this year’s winners of the State Fair of Texas’ Big Tex Choice Awards could be “Victory is sweet.” Read more

Buzzy Halal Guys adding Richardson location

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Courtesy of The Halal Guys

Dallas-Fort Worth has no shortage of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food, including such Tarrant County standbys as Byblos Lebanese Restaurant and Cafe Medi. Read more

Fort Worth Cocktail Week set to shake, stir things up

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Details are still evolving, but “Fort Worth Cocktail Week” has been announced for Oct. 17-23. Read more

Texas craft brewers win fight over distribution rights law

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Star-Telegram

If the legislative changes in 2013 that favored Texas’ craft-beer industry felt good for brewers, then a court ruling Thursday in Travis County on one of those laws must have felt pretty sweet, too. Read more

Rolled ice cream a hit for Cajun-Asian cafe

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Everyone between Fort Worth and Dallas already seems to know about Orchid City Cafe. Read more

Meat U’s second location is on ’cue

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It’s never unusual to see people waiting in line at a barbecue restaurant. But the line at Meat U Anywhere BBQ in Trophy Club is different from that of your average barbecue joint’s: It starts at 6 a.m. Read more

Cane Rosso announces new location in Frisco

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Courtesy of Cane Rosso

Cane Rosso, the much-lauded, Dallas-based Neapolitan pizza chain — it’s fair to call a place with multiple locations in several cities a chain, right? — is adding another location. Read more

Forks up for new Fort Worth dining along Trinity ‘banks,’ ‘bends’

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bud@star-telegram.com

Fort Worth’s new restaurants have new riverfront addresses: Clearfork, Left Bank, the River District, Waterside and WestBend. Read more

Lo-Lo’s in Southlake has a lot on its plates

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Special to the Star-Telegram

Is there an off-hour to eat at Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles, the Phoenix-based cult favorite that traffics in all-day breakfasts and hyper-indulgent entrees like the Betty’s Boob and DVZ’s Hot Ghetto Mess? Read more

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