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Snuffers Returns To Plano


In just a matter of days, Snuffer’s Restaurant & Bar will reintroduce its legendary burgers, famous Cheddar Fries and great drinks to the city of Plano.

On Monday, July 31, the new location at 4901 West Park Blvd., just east of Preston Rd. in Plano, will kick off the grand opening festivities at 10 a.m.with an official ribbon-cutting – and 6 lb. burger-cutting. Continue reading

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Terra Mediterranean Opening At Shops in Willow Bend This Fall

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Since the very early 90’s the Chanaa brothers, Adam and Jalal, have been bringing patrons in Dallas bold and bright flavors from the Middle East. Ali Baba has been a staple since its first location on Greenville Avenue, and has since expanded to several locations including their more cheffy concept, Terra Mediterranean. Terra has three locations in the DFW area including the Irving hot spot, Fort Woth’s trendy West 7th and the newer version in the Shops at Willow Bend in Plano opening this fall.

Terra Mediterranean is serviced with a full bar, pleasant digs and a more upscale menu which includes many favorite dishes such takes on mezza with their lovely grilled artichoke, zattar bread and an extremely creamy hummus.  Continue reading

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Chef Tim Byres at 1888 Olive Press June 23rd

Tim_Byresby Steven Doyle

There have been so many unusual pop-ups as of late and this one looks especially fun. The scene takes place at the 1888 Olive Press in Dallas. Chef Tim Byres (Smoke, The Theodore) joins 1888 Olive Press for a cocktail class and dinner. Guests will dine on four courses created by Chef Byres, tour the facility where the 1888 Diritiest Martini Mix is made, then learn how to prep and pour the perfect Dirty Martini and Mexican Martini.  Continue reading

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Naan Sushi in Plano Offers Graduates a Deal and Announces Sushi University

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Naan Sushi is congratulating local grads with a complimentary roll. Frisco ISD Grads present your student ID from June 1-8 and your table will receive a complimentary “Frisco Roll”. Plano ISD Grad present your student ID from June 5-12 and your table will receive a complimentary “Plano Roll”.

Not that anyone wants to go back to school again, but everyone may register for Naan’s “Sushi University” and expand your knowledge of fine Japanese sushi. Chef Paul None will provide students with a “deeper dive” into what makes Naan sushi stand out. From the quality, uniqueness and freshness of the fish Naan use, to the fundamentals of sushi rice, you will get a sneak peak into this world.   Continue reading

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Legacy West Grand Opening Celebration June 2-4

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Legacy West’s grand opening celebrations are scheduled for Friday, June 2-Sunday, June 4, 2017. The celebration weekend will feature live entertainment from top national and local musical acts as well as food and drink tastings, special store discounts and a “sneak peek” first look inside Legacy Hall, the 55,000 square foot food hall.  The crowds can also catch a close-up look at Visit Plano’s new hot air balloon, “Excellence,” which will be tethered on site during the festivities, weather permitting.   Continue reading

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The Best Peking Duck in Dallas

peking1by Steven Doyle

Peking Duck is one of life’s greatest dining pleasures. Made properly the duck is a long process where short cuts will create more of a disaster than a delectable dish. Mr Wok in Plano understands a good Peking Duck and requires a reservation to order one.

The duck arrives golden, crispy and juicy. The fat has been rendered leaving moistened meat that is carved table-side. The meat is removed from the carcass, the skin removed from the meat. The presentation is quite breathtaking.  Continue reading

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Sea Breeze Opening New Location in Legacy Hall

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For ten years, Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill has been one of the region’s top destinations for fresh fish and seafood.  However, when the restaurant first started as a fish market with a counter-service restaurant, it was their authentic lobster rolls and New England clam chowder that put them on the map.  In celebration of those favorites, Sea Breeze is excited to expand to open Sea Breeze Lobsta & Chowda House in the new Legacy Food Hall in Plano, slated to open late in 2017 in Plano’s Legacy West development.   Continue reading

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