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Editor's note: Thank goodness for the long Memorial Day weekend. We need it after learning that not one, but two top restaurants were throwing in the towel. But it wasn't only bad news this week. We also got to celebrate Austin's brightest young professionals, listen to music under the stars, and welcome a new dim sum eatery to West Austin. Read on for more about the week's hottest headlines. 1\. Blues on the Green returns...
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Texas women -- and indeed, the country -- have gone wild over the closet that is nestled on 47 Grand Regency Cir. in The Woodlands -- a three-level affair, complete with a bar in the sitting area and space for hundreds of designer shoes and a Birkin bag collection. Oh, and it even boasts a spiral staircase. It is a closet of such opulence, rapper Gucci Maine shot his video for "Nonchalant" in the massive...
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Whoever said that an old dog can't learn new tricks obviously hasn't been to Kerbey Lane Cafe. After more than 25 years, the beloved local chain is majorly shaking things up with a new executive chef and an updated look. On May 7, the Austin institution announced that it had brought on Joe Anguiano to lead the culinary operations at all locations. It was a bold move for Kerbey. Anguiano is most known for upscale...
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True, a cool blast of movie theater air conditioning can be a godsend during Austin's scorching summer afternoons, but when the sun sets, the last thing we want to do is be cooped up. Luckily, special events all over town are bringing the silver screen to the great outdoors. From film series the whole family can enjoy to a thrilling tradition that's just for adults, here are the best ways to enjoy movies under the...
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When Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012 and announced it would release a new Star Wars film every year starting with The Force Awakens in 2015, the plans seemed ambitious. It was a departure from the three-year gap between the previous Star Wars trilogies and an obvious attempt to deliver the content demand that's now expected, thanks to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. They are bridging the now two-year gaps of the new trilogy with untold stories...
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Summer is right around the corner, and that means vacation planning is in full swing. But who wants to have the same old, boring vacay? If you're looking to hit the road for a family trip this summer, we've rounded up some of the most unique properties in the Lone Star State. From tipis to a Texas ranch that makes a splash, every one of these rentals has a definite wow factor. No matter where...
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You may have noticed the shift. After years of being obsessed with the precise preparation of pre-Prohibition cocktails, Austin's best bartenders now have a new inspiration -- the trashy cocktails you thought you gave up in college. The Warehouse District's Academia has revamped the Cosmopolitan with top shelf vodka, orange oil, house-pressed cranberries, and freshly squeezed lime. Be More Pacific's Manillalada provides a new escape by substituting the piña colada's cheap rum with quality gin...
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If you need proof that Austin is getting more international, just look at the restaurant scene. Over the past few months, culinary diversity has exploded with global concepts like Bonchon and Burgerim announcing the opening of their first Austin locations. Now, wildly popular Taiwanese pastry and coffee shop 85°c Bakery Cafe is following suit with an announcement that it will open not one, but two local shops. Named after the ideal temperature for coffee, the...
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Well-heeled Texas travelers have a new alternative to cattle-car seating, congested airport terminals, and obligatory footwear removal. Florida-based flight-sharing/charter company JetSmarter has just launched regular service from Dallas to Austin and Dallas to Houston in luxurious comfort aboard private jets. Billing itself as "the world's largest private aviation community," JetSmarter's premium service flies out of Dallas Love Field, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, and Houston Hobby Airport. The new Texas routes accompany its current schedule of flights...
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6401 Alasan Cove Austin, TX 78730 Neighborhood: Long Canyon Style: Traditional Square footage: 4,649 Beds: 4 Baths: 3 full, 1 partial Price: $1,000,000 The lowdown: Want the updates without the work? This light-filled home has been extensively updated, the gourmet kitchen to the master bath and beyond. The kitchen's 2018 remodel included an accented center island, quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliances, providing an inviting contemporary feel. In the master bath, a soaking tub, oversize...
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