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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Roadmap Brewing Becomes Latest San Antonio Tap Room to Reopen

Posted By on Wed, Jun 3, 2020 at 10:24 AM

Downtown’s Roadmap Brewing Co. has joined other Alamo City craft brewers in reopening to customers, albeit with new safety measures in place. "THE TAPROOM WILL RE-OPEN TODAY!!! (JUNE 3rd)... BUT things will be a little different…” Roadmap announced in an early morning Facebook post. What will be different? For...

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

La Hora Del Vermut: It’s Time for Texas to Embrace Spain’s Vermouth Happy Hours

Posted By on Tue, Jun 2, 2020 at 2:30 PM

For all of Spain’s manifest contributions to the world’s cultural catalog — think Cervantes, Goya and Gaudí, for example — food and drink are strangely under-represented. Oh, yes, there’s gazpacho, the occasional paella, and who can forget the recent craze in which anything served in small portions qualified as...

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San Antonio Black-Owned Brewery Launches Collaborative Project to Draw Attention to Racial Injustice

Posted By on Tue, Jun 2, 2020 at 1:36 PM

In light of the outcry over the death of George Floyd, San Antonio’s Weathered Souls Brewing Co. is inviting brewers nationwide to participate in its new awareness-raising Black is Beautiful campaign. The program aims to foster inclusion and raise awareness of social and racial injustice through collaboration with other...

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San Antonio Eatery the Cove Will Reopen This Weekend, But You’ll Need a Reservation

Posted By on Tue, Jun 2, 2020 at 12:04 PM

Near-downtown staple The Cove will reopen this weekend with a reservation-only patio gathering to celebrate its return. A Facebook event page invites diners to email or message via social media to reserve one of three sets of reservation slots: 6:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. and 7:30p.m. The restaurant, which specializes in...

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Monday, June 1, 2020

San Antonio Dog-Lovers Can Partake in a Virtual Yappy Hour From Home This Month

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 3:23 PM

The only thing better than enjoying good drinks, socializing and having quality dog time is doing all of that at once from the comfort of your couch at home. And this month, San Antonians can do just that as part of a special online event. On Thursday, June 11,...

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The Take Away: Lucy Cooper's Texas Icehouse Owner Braunda Smith’s Approach Is ‘Weird But It Works’

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 2:14 PM

Name: Braunda Smith Job/Title: Executive chef and owner of Lucy Cooper’s Texas Icehouse Birthplace: Alabama Years in Bar Industry: “A lady never tells.” Impact: Brought funky, laid-back charm to the Northside Money quote: “When people think of Chef Lucy, I want them to think funky Southern and goooood.” Tell...

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Frida Opens, Bringing Upscale Mexican Cuisine to San Antonio's North Side

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 2:12 PM

This weekend, the Stone Oak area gained a new upscale Mexican dining venue in Frida, a restaurant and bar focused on presenting the cuisine of Mexico in an elevated atmosphere. “Frida Restaurant is … an exploration of gastronomic art,” the website boasts. “A place for our employees to use...

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Texas Restaurant Association Will Give Relief Fund Aid to Vandalized San Antonio Restaurants

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 12:28 PM

The Texas Restaurant Relief Fund is extending financial support to restaurants that have been damaged by vandalism and looting that erupted over the weekend following a peaceful protest in condemnation of George Floyd's death. In a Saturday evening press release, the Texas Restaurant Association explained that for these businesses,...

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Huge New Dog-Friendly Bar Now Open on San Antonio's Northeast Side

Posted By on Mon, Jun 1, 2020 at 11:48 AM

Dog lovers have gained another haven, as the crew at Hops & Hounds  has begun to open its doors on the Northeast side of San Antonio, mySA reports. The dog-friendly bar, a product of the owners of Taco Garage and Burleson Yard Beer Garden, is located on the nearly...

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Lick Honest Ice Creams is Opening a New Downtown San Antonio Location

Posted By on Fri, May 29, 2020 at 4:14 PM

Austin-based ice cream chain Lick Honest Ice Creams will open a second San Antonio location next week, joining other eateries including Chocollazo, Dough Pizzeria Napoletana, CommonWealth Coffeehouse & Bakery and Paleteria San Antonio in the rejuvenation of Hemisfair Park. Ice cream aficionados will find the newest location at 639 Hemisfair...

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