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Bouldin Creek Cafe’s New Dinner Menu

I’ve been going to Bouldin Creek Cafe for years, since pretty much when I moved into the neighborhood. Back then, the cafe was in a rundown, falling-apart building, and they served vegetarian comfort food: breakfast all the time, lots of … Continue reading

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Thai Fresh Dinner

Thai Fresh is a great little restaurant in our neighborhood that we really don’t get to enough. It opened up a few years ago as a deli-like restaurant, where you ordered prepared food from a deli case, which was heated … Continue reading

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Market Haul – August 24

I say this every time the seasons change, but this might be my favorite food season. I mean, look at all the good stuff I got at the downtown Austin farmers market last weekend! Most of the produce is from … Continue reading

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Veggie Ramen at Ramen Tatsu-Ya

So a weird thing happened. It was about a hundred degrees outside, and I stood in line waiting for a big bowl of hot soup. I’d been hearing about Ramen Tatsu-Ya‘s veggie ramen for months, and I guess I just … Continue reading

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Taqueria Arandas Number 5

Taqueria Arandas #5 is a Jalisco-style taqueria just south of Oltorf on 1st Street. I grew up eating Jalisco-style tacos in Chicago, and this place makes me feel right at home. The menu is big, and you can get breakfast … Continue reading

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