Shady Grove

Shady Grove is an Austin staple. They’ve been on Barton Springs since 1992. In a time when Austin restaurants open and close faster than the seasons, Shady Grove has been operating for 27 years. I went to visit them last week during an Austin Food Bloggers Alliance happy hour and WOW were we spoiled. While … More Shady Grove

Austin Daily Press

Earlier this month, I went to Austin Daily Press with the Austin Food Bloggers Alliance. I’d heard of Austin Daily Press but I didn’t know much about it and I’d definitely never eaten there. I figured, Sandwiches are good. I like sandwiches. This will be fine. The E. Cesar Chavez location is close to where I work, … More Austin Daily Press

Dessert and Drinks at Iron Cactus

You already knew Iron Cactus has a wonderful brunch – 18 item buffet brunch plus carving station, omelet station, nearly free mimosas – I wrote about it all before. Something I haven’t covered is their elaborate dessert and cocktail offering! In celebration of #NationalDessertMonth last month, Iron Cactus put together a dessert and cocktail pairing. … More Dessert and Drinks at Iron Cactus

Tillie’s at Camp Lucy

Thank you, Camp Lucy, for inviting me out to preview your new resort restaurant – Tillie’s. While I did receive complimentary food and drinks, all opinions are my own. Camp Lucy is currently home to several premier hill country wedding venues and lodging accommodations, but their eyes are set on things much larger than venues. They … More Tillie’s at Camp Lucy