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Sunday Brunch: The Joy of Good 2 Go

by Joy Jangles

There are mornings when you wake up and heavily regret the poor decisions you made the night before.  Kinda like last weekend… and the last thing you wanna do is make an effort and stuff. All you’re really jonesing for is some good food in your belly, who says brunch always has to be formal?

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2012 Dive Bar Tour Rolls Through Dallas

by Steven Doyle     photos by Robert Bostick 

Planning the latest Dallas Bus Tour was a blast. Previous editions included tours that explored Tacos, Pizza, Burgers, and even vegan food in Dallas. The trick behind a successful tour I am finding is not to over think the process. Load up 25 adults onto a bus full of beer, wine and cocktails and point them in any direction and they will have fun.

Such is the case for the latest tour which explored dive bars of Dallas. Now here might be the rub for some, what exactly is a dive bar? I have my definition, you have yours. However, for the first tour exploring almost only alcohol I wanted to play it safe. No stabbings, no arrests, no crying.            Continue reading

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Sunday Brunch: Nosh Euro Bistro Plano

by Joy Jangles

Chef Jon Stevens  joins us this week for Sunday Brunch where he shares his love for seasonality, his passion for cooking and some amazing brunch options. Specially designed and built by Bruce Russo, the newly opened Nosh Euro Bistro in Plano offers an intimate experience for diners through their large open kitchen and impressive communal seating.                Continue reading

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Add Plano Nosh and Mesa to Your Brunch Rotation

by Steven Doyle

Dallas has always enjoyed a love affair with their brunches and the phenomenon has reached epic proportions it would seem. The lingering patio dining on Saturday or Sunday is definitely a running theme on craveDFW as we send Joy Jangles  out each week for her beautiful photo essays on some of the best brunches in town.       Continue reading

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Sunday Brunch: Blue Plate

by Joy Jangles

With a new year ahead of us, we’re full of new ideas and changes. We’ve become more curious – especially about our food: pushing to connect to our roots again, striving to find the true origins of our ingredients and living life consciously with good energy all around.

At Rathbun’s Blue Plate Kitchen, Chef Rathbun transforms his food memories into his very own version of comfort cooking – where ingredients are seasonal, local whenever possible, and always crafted with the same kind of love and attention that mom would give you as a child.                Continue reading


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Sunday Brunch at Oddfellows

by Joy Jangles

Oddfellows, tucked away at the heart of the Bishops Arts District serves up traditional, organic fare in a modern vintage space. The room overflows with an airy natural light with bits and pieces of flair that places you right at home. The rustic wooden tables and chairs combined with a unique concentration in the art of coffe brewing, it’s the perfect spot for a Sunday brunch.      Continue reading


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