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Author: Paula Forbes


Chef Features

Where There’s Smoke, There’s Izakaya and Texas Whiskey

“‘Kemuri’ means smoke,” is the first thing chef Tatsu Aikawa tells me about the East Austin izakaya he runs with…

By Paula Forbes

Chef Features

15 Questions With Chef Hugh Acheson

Resy: How would you describe Empire State South to someone who has never been there? Hugh Acheson: Empire is a…

By Paula Forbes

The Hit List

Lenoir, Le Politique, Foreign & Domestic, Pool Burger, Now on the Resy Hit List

By Paula Forbes

Chef Features

Breaking Bread With Odd Duck’s Mark Buley

 Chef-owner Mark Buley describes Odd Duck’s food as “Texas regional farm-to-table.” But unlike so many chefs that barely even pay…

By Paula Forbes

Chef Features

Austin’s Bonhomie: At the Intersection of Bistro and Diner

  Philip Speer is back on the scene in a big way, with two new businesses: My Name is Joe,…

By Paula Forbes

The Hit List

Salt & Time, Bonhomie, JT Youngblood’s, Now on the Resy Hit List

1/Bonhomie Because Philip Speer & co. are killing it at their new Burnet Road eatery. Here’s the move: grab a…

By Paula Forbes

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