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The Yard Summer Bash June 29th in McKinney

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The Yard in the heart of downtown McKinney is pleased to announce the 1st Annual (Inaugural) Summer Bash on June 29th rom 11am-midnight. The eatery recently added a The Yard Bar (21+) and a dog-friendly patio to the one acre lot which features a “farmhouse chic” historic home and restaurant, wrap around porch, outdoor dining, games, televisions, fire pits and more to entertain families. Continue reading

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McKinney’s Green Donut

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by Alex Gonzalez

Beginning today, people who live and work in McKinney can enjoy Dunkin’s new futuristic and environmentally conscious store. Dunkin’s newest north Texas location will feature next generation design as well as modern, innovative technology to create a faster and more environmentally friendly donuts and coffee experience. Continue reading

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The Yard Opens in McKinney

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33 Restaurant Group announced the opening of The Yard, The  “farmhouse chic” eatery in the heart of  McKinney.  The Yard serves-up classic backyard grub for friends and family in one of McKinney’s most historic homes – with no yard work required.

Backyard fare including Yard Bird Wings, Beer Cheese Dip, Church Street Club as well as the signature Yard Burger and Front Porch Nachos compliment classic BBQ beer selections and cocktail offerings including Well Water (prepared with Casamigos Blanco), as well as frozen and tapped signature spirits including the Yard Smash (Knob Creek, TX honey, blackberry and mint), Perl Frosé and Backyard Punch. Continue reading

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Restaurant Week Highlights: Eclair Bistro

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There are so many wonderful choices for Restaurant Week which began 21 years ago by Dallas’ most famous culinarian Jim White while he was working his restaurant show at KRLD. The very same Jim White who created Savor Dallas the magnificent food and wine extravaganza that grows stronger each year.

This week we wish to highlight a one of our favorite Restaurant Week choices by neighborhood starting in McKinney, Texas. Restaurant Week is a great way to become acquainted with new-to-you restaurants at a highly discounted cost with proceeds going to both the North Texas Food Bank and Lena Pope Home in Fort Worth. 2017 proceeds were in excess of $796,000, so this is an important event for both charities who do marvelous work for our communities.

The 3 or 4 prix fixe courses cost either $39 or $49, with lunches at $20. Continue reading

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Eclair Bistro Introduces Projection Mapping in Restaurant.

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In Historic Downtown McKinney resides Eclair Bistro, a two-story restaurant and bar lounge that offers a variety of French-inspired cocktails. Last year, Founder and Chef Aaron Thomas partnered with Texas Instruments and Optoma Technologies to create a projection mapping dining and interactive lounge experience.

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Eclair Bistro in McKinney Introduces Unique Tasting Menu

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Chef Aaron Thomas and Eclair Bistro have launched their “Projection Mapping and 7-course tasting menu dinner”. One of a handful of such presentations worldwide and the first in DFW. The Chef’s Choice” tasting menu includes upscale contemporary presentations of our from-scratch/handmade fare along with an exciting visual table top graphics program. Available for up to six guests, the newest addition to Eclair Bistro’s dining experience is guaranteed to delight.

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Warm Boxes of Cookies Make Their Way to Allen and McKinney

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Cookie lovers in Allen and McKinney, rejoice! Tiff’s Treats, a Texas-based company known for its delicious cookies and brownies, baked fresh and delivered warm, is opening at 977 State Highway 121, Suite 160, (at Watters and 121) in Allen, to serve residents and businesses in the Allen and McKinney areas.   Continue reading

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