Monday, October 16, 2017

All A’s at University Draft House

There’s an invigorating summer breeze that sweeps through University Draft House. With the sun sleepily falling below the horizon, and the night’s sprightly winds creeping in through the bar-to-ceiling windows caressing patrons, the easy...

A Little Taste of the Big Easy

As soon as you step into The Quarter New Orleans Style Kitchen & Taproom, the aroma of Cajun spices greedily seeps into your nostrils. Located on Nolana in McAllen, the restaurant and taproom has...

Not Just Another Burger Joint

Not just another burger joint. That is Tower Burger Co.’s claim, and they are not messing around. If there is one burger place that can hold its own against the surge of new burger...

Il Forno

I grew up in New Jersey and as a result I LOVE Italian food. Italian food is comfort food. Italian food is date night food. Italian food is celebration food. Italian food just makes...

Lunch Box on 10th

Lunch Box on 10th just opened in January and is already getting rave reviews all over social media.  So of course, I needed to try it for myself. Lunch Box is a scratch kitchen,...

Tex-Mex…As Good As It Gets!

For decades, Manuel's has been revered by the locals in Port Isabel and South Padre Island as the shrine of great and authentic Mexican food. We visited the establishment on a Sunday between breakfast...

Not Just Pies

Over the past couple of years, the City of McAllen has seen its fair share of growth. One area in particular would be the corner of Dove and McColl where Doctors Hospital at Renaissance...

City Café & Catering

I was excited to learn I’d be doing a Foodie review of City Café & Catering. I’d heard some of my peers talk about their positive experiences there, but I hadn’t had the pleasure...

Sushi: A texture thing!

This eatery is a bit of a staple among the locals. Although it’s more of a dinner place, they are best known for their Teppanyaki grill service. I decided to give it a try for...

Kranzler

Globally-inspired cuisine embodies this restaurant’s vision of contemporary cooking by combining flavors from America’s culinary melting pot with traditional techniques. Kranzler’s style includes ethnic twists on Old World peasant dishes made from decadent American...