Chow, Baby

Palate Palette

Chow, Baby
Even after buying the new leftovers fridge and a couple of other big shiny things (unpaid pretend-celebrity endorsement: Ed at Arlington Appliance rocks!), Chow, Baby still has a wad of gas-well money left. Or rather, its house...


Smells like Chain Spirit

Chow, Baby
Boy, what’s not to like about Yucatan Taco Stand (909 W. Magnolia Av.)? It recently took over the old BJ Keefer’s space, which did have pretty good burgers but, in the grand scheme of Magnolia restaurant-row-ificati...



Smells like Chain Spirit

Chow, Baby
Boy, what’s not to like about Yucatan Taco Stand (909 W. Magnolia Av.)? It recently took over the old BJ Keefer’s space, which did have pretty good burgers but, in the grand scheme of Magnolia restaurant-row-ificati...


Cowboy Comfort

Chow, Baby
Chow, Baby had assumed that the reason its family members clamor for Reata (310 Houston St.) every time they flee here is simply because they like the food. New Orleans doesn’t have much in the way of Upscale Texas cuisin...



Cowboy Comfort

Chow, Baby
Chow, Baby had assumed that the reason its family members clamor for Reata (310 Houston St.) every time they flee here is simply because they like the food. New Orleans doesn’t have much in the way of Upscale Texas cuisin...


Mi Nuevo Favorite Restaurant

Chow, Baby
Well, it’s about time. How long has Chow, Baby been begging for a good Latin fusion restaurant? That question isn’t rhetorical. The answer is, two and a half years, ever since Chow, Baby’s first meal at North ...



Mi Nuevo Favorite Restaurant

Chow, Baby
Well, it’s about time. How long has Chow, Baby been begging for a good Latin fusion restaurant? That question isn’t rhetorical. The answer is, two and a half years, ever since Chow, Baby’s first meal at North ...


Managing to Please

Chow, Baby
General managers are the unsung heroes of fancy restaurants. Certainly Chow, Baby has never sung about them. No, Chow, Baby waltzes into a classy joint (when the budget permits) and, if it has a great time, leaves raving about ...



Managing to Please

Chow, Baby
General managers are the unsung heroes of fancy restaurants. Certainly Chow, Baby has never sung about them. No, Chow, Baby waltzes into a classy joint (when the budget permits) and, if it has a great time, leaves raving about ...


On the Road to Izquierda

Chow, Baby
In most Spanish-immersion situations, Chow, Baby gets by just fine with a jolly ¡Hola!, Gracias, and Por favor, show me donde I am en el mapa. (Verbs is hard.) Still, sometimes it’d be nice to know a bit more.