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Mad Hatter: Short and Sweet

LAST CALL
Is February the time to open a new bar? Because there are at least three I’ve been to in the last few weeks that aren’t even a month old. I’m not entirely sold on all them. I’m loath to go to the West 7th corridor anywa...


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Hello, New Pour House

LAST CALL
I remember this one Sunday evening a year or so ago — I’m pretty sure it was in October, but it could’ve been April — when the weather was absolutely perfect. I’d gone to The Gold Standard (R.I.P.) on West 7th Street ...



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Velvet Taco To Take Over Gold Standard Space

Eric Griffey
Addison-based Front Burner Restaurants has finally confirmed the long-standing rumor that its Velvet Taco restaurant will take over the space currently occupied by The Gold Standard. Last month, Gold Standard co-owner Brad Hens...


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Deliciously Deductible

CHOW, BABY
If the Fourth of July is Cowboy Christmas because of all the rodeos going on, then surely April 15 must be Food Writers’ Fright Night. My dining room table looks like Russell Crowe’s wall in A Beautiful Mind. Still, each on...



New owners are coming in to take over The Shamrock Tavern, renaming it The Abbey Pub.

Matt’s Pub Coming to West 7th

Anthony Mariani
In the hot spot of the West 7th corridor sits a mini-hot spot of sorts that we like to call Carroll Corner, a small cluster of bars at the corner of West 7th and Carroll streets that are all within empty beer bottle-tossing dis...


Brewfest Was Awesome

Anthony Mariani
More than 5,000 folks, according to Fort Worth police, showed up last Saturday in the West 7th development for Brewfest on Crockett, an annual celebration of live (mostly local) music and craft beer. Some mighty fine Fort Worth...



Montgomery Plaza Tows 21 Cars

Anthony Mariani
On Friday and Saturday nights, 21 vehicles were towed from Montgomery Plaza in the bustling West 7th Street corridor for being illegally parked, a resumption of a policy that had been suspended in the wake of some controversial...


No West 7th Party Tonight After All

Jeff Prince
Disregard yesterday’s post: There won’t be any muddy Woodstock type of fun tonight at West 7th – the mere threat of rain has apparently caused the outdoor concert to be canceled. I’m hearing through the grapevine th...



West 7th Throwing Free Concert On Wednesday

Jeff Prince
West 7th development isn’t about to play second fiddle to Sundance Square, the Stockyards, or anybody else. The section of Seventh Street between downtown and the cultural district is a newly renovated party spot in town, and...


Poag Mahone’s Grand Re-Opening

Anthony Mariani
Poag Mahone’s will celebrate its grand re-opening on Thursday. The Irish pub has relocated from a building on West 7th Street to a building about 10 feet away at the intersection of West 7th and Carroll Street. The impetus be...