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October 2012 Archive

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RESTAURANT NEWS


Openings

Stephan Pyles opened Stampede 66 in the Park Seventeen building in Dallas at the end of October. The restaurant features "Modern Texas" cuisine, featuring familiar dishes with a twist. Signature dishes include smoked chicken and sweet potato dumplings; pork barbacoa with clay pot black beans; sous vide honey friend chicken; and desserts like Pyles' Mother Eulene's Buttermilk Pie, served here with nitro-shattered Texas grapefruit. Stampede 66, 1717 McKinney Ave., #100, Dallas, TX 75201, 214-550-6966.
 
Cook Hall has opened the W Dallas Victory hotel Cook Hall has opened at the W Dallas-Victory hotel, replacing Tom Colicchio's Craft Dallas, which closed in mid-September. This "global gastropub" offers dishes such as spicy paprika shrimp with lemon; Welsh rarebit with fried egg sandwich; and crispy duck tacos with chipotle coleslaw. Desserts include a Nutella torte; butterscotch pudding; and a stout beer ice cream sundae. Cook Hall, W Dallas–Victory, 2440 Victory Park Lane, Ste. 100, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-397-4111.
 

News Bytes

Makeover for Morton's
Morton's The Steakhouse in Uptown has undergone an interior makeover with new chandeliers and a black marble bar. Morton's The Steakhouse, 2222 McKinney Ave., Dallas, TX 75201, 214-741-2277.
 


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Chef Shuffle

Chef Ji Kang is now running the kitchen at Samar by Stephen Pyles. Samar by Stephen Pyles, 2100 Ross Ave., Dallas, TX 75201, 214-922-9922.
 

Closings

CLOSED FOR GOOD
Take your taste buds on a walk down memory lane! Check out our exclusive closed restaurant database for the Dallas/Fort Worth area to virtually visit your favorite dining spots from yesteryear. York Street, R.I.P.

The team behind Nosh Euro Bistro has closed Snack Global Kitchen & Bar to retool the concept. Snack Global Kitchen & Bar, 2323 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, TX 75206, no phone.
 
Chef Tim Love of The Lonesome Dove Western Bistro has closed the Denton location of Love Shack in Denton. The original Love Shack, located at 110 E. Exchange Avenue in Fort Worth, remains open. Love Shack, 115 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201, no phone.
 

CULINARY EVENTS
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