Clubs

In The Zone

Last Call
My buddy Len says nobody needs to venture east of I-35. For any reason. Len’s like Amon Carter, who was rumored to have toted a sack lunch on his rare trips to Dallas because he hated that city so much that he didn’...


Just Lounging

Laurie Barker James
By day, Yucatan Taco Stand is a casual eatery serving up fresh, tasty Tex-Mex. At night, the place becomes Yucatan Lounge, a hotspot of DJ music and exotic drinks. Now, the word “lounge” can mean a couple of differe...



Striking Out

Last Call
Splitsville is my kinda place. I suck at bowling. I’m awesome at drinking. The high-end lane chain is opening its first Texas location in the Arlington Highlands early next month. Last week, a couple of other media types ...


Communication Breakdown

Last Call
Look around a lot of bars these days, and you’ll find more people talking by text than actually interacting verbally. Texting certainly has advantages: It’s less intrusive than a phone call, a convenient way to exch...



Communication Breakdown

Last Call
Look around a lot of bars these days, and you’ll find more people talking by text than actually interacting verbally. Texting certainly has advantages: It’s less intrusive than a phone call, a convenient way to exch...


Eulogy

Last Call
As Cinderella’s Tom Keifer once said, you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone.  Looking back over the recent months, I can say that of several different things, but this week I’m quoting tha...



Just Lounging

Last Call
By day, Yucatan Taco Stand is a casual eatery serving up fresh, tasty Tex-Mex. At night, the place becomes Yucatan Lounge, a hotspot of DJ music and exotic drinks.


Seeing Purple … and Red

Last Call
I don’t mean to come off like some angry young man, but enough’s enough. At my place of employment, The Moon Bar by Texas Christian University, some frat bro recently kicked a hole in the men’s bathroom door a...



Seeing Purple … and Red

Last Call
I don’t mean to come off like some angry young man, but enough’s enough. At my place of employment, The Moon Bar by Texas Christian University, some frat bro recently kicked a hole in the men’s bathroom door a...


Drive South

Last Call
Southern Recipes Grill is a mellow, low-key bar disguised as a large restaurant. It’s on an ugly stretch of Collins Street in what looks like an old farmhouse, between Brown Boulevard and Hwy. 360 in far North Arlington.