Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Austin in Style 2021 Edition

Uchiko Valentine’s Sweet Box photo courtesy of Say My Name PR Here are the phenomenal Valentines specials at Uchiko and Uchiko:Limited Edition “Uchiko Valentine’s Day Sweet Box” ($70) created by Ariana Quant, the Executive Pastry Chef of the Uchi restaurants. The collection of carefully curated sweets is the perfect gift to treat a loved oneContinue reading “Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Austin in Style 2021 Edition”

A Culinary Exploration at 1618 Asian Fusion

Grilled Octopus and Spring Rolls at 1618 Asian Fusion 1618 Asian Fusion aims to bring a culinary exploration of Asia’s diverse food landscape to Austin, TX. The elegant new restaurant is serving high-quality fusion with live jazz on weekends and is housed in a gorgeously designed zen space. 1618’s menu offers diners a taste ofContinue reading “A Culinary Exploration at 1618 Asian Fusion”

1618 Asian Fusion Announces Grand Opening Party

1618 Asian Fusion which soft opened late 2019 is celebrating with a cultural celebration and dinner! The celebratory event is happening Friday, January 31st.  The evening will include a Special Dinner Service Feat. Half-Price Menu Specials, Complimentary Passed Bites, Cultural Performances From Across Asia, Live Local Music & More. I dined at 1618 Asian FusionContinue reading “1618 Asian Fusion Announces Grand Opening Party”

Uroko Brings a New Creative Concept to East Austin

Uroko Storefront Uroko opened their doors May 1st with three unique concepts rolled into one intimate storefront: Casual counter-service Temaki (hand roll) bar Sushi classes currently Thursday nights Weekend 45-minute sushi omakase Chef Masazumi Saio making omakase – Uroko The team behind the new creative concept are Masazumi Saio formerly of Uchi, both Takehiro AsazuContinue reading “Uroko Brings a New Creative Concept to East Austin”

2019 City Guide to Sushi in Austin

This is my contribution for the 2019 Austin Food Blogger Alliance City Guide. Sushi is my favorite food group and luckily there are many exceptional sushi restaurants in Austin. While some of my favorite spots have closed we also continue to add some wonderful additions to the Austin scene. If you are looking for AustinContinue reading “2019 City Guide to Sushi in Austin”

2019 City Guide To Poké in Austin

#atxbesteats 2019 AFBA City Guide Poké has become more prevalent over the past few years and I for one am a huge fan! Yearly I contribute to the AFBA City Guide with an updated sushi guide and a poke guide. Here is a mouthwatering look at some of the poké our wonderful city has to offer: MalibuContinue reading “2019 City Guide To Poké in Austin”

2021 City Guide to Sushi in Austin

This is my contribution for the 2021 Austin Food Blogger Alliance City Guide. Sushi is my favorite food group and luckily there are many exceptional sushi restaurants in Austin. While some of my favorite spots have closed we also continue to add some wonderful additions to the Austin scene. If you are looking for AustinContinue reading “2021 City Guide to Sushi in Austin”

House of the Rising Tanuki San Opens in Downtown Austin

Mural at Tanuki Full Disclosure: I received a complimentary experience at Tanuki. All opinions are my own. Aspen born House of the Rising Tanuki San moved their Asian-Fusion restaurant to downtown Austin, TX. Chefs Jonathan Leichliter and Adam Norwig describe Tanuki serve up fun dishes with \”Asian flavors with Southern soul\”. I found the dishes creativeContinue reading “House of the Rising Tanuki San Opens in Downtown Austin”

Hudson\’s Hill Country Cuisine and Cocktails Shines

Hudson\’s Hill Country Full Disclosure: I attended a complimentary dining experience at Hudson\’s Hill Country. All opinions are my own. Former Hudson\’s On the Bend has transformed into Hudson\’s Hill Country with visions of adding additional features to the 3 acre property while maintaining hill country charm and hospitality. The restaurant and the sprawling groundsContinue reading “Hudson\’s Hill Country Cuisine and Cocktails Shines”

Be More Pacific Brick and Mortar Impresses

Rufio Cocktail at Be More Pacific Full Disclosure: I attended a complimentary dining experience at Be More Pacific. All opinions are my own. I recently dined at Be More Pacific brick and mortar and both their cocktails and cuisine are phenomenal! Happy hour is 4 PM to 6:30 PM Tuesday through Friday offering discounts onContinue reading “Be More Pacific Brick and Mortar Impresses”