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The Charm of Shawarma

Shawarma Guyz, 1050 Country Club Dr, Ste 100, Mansfield. 682-400-8111. 12-6pm Sun, 11am-9pm Mon-Sat. All major credit cards accepted.   While gyro restaurants may not be...

Soul Food TKO

I don’t think it was a coincidence that Teddy Pendergrass’ “Love TKO” slinked through the speakers at the exact same time my lunch arrived....

Gas-Lit Fuel City

Fuel City, 1715 Haltom Rd, Haltom City. 817-484-0715. Always open. Cash only. $   Fuel City is a Dallas-based, all-in-one travel center concept that purveys cheap...

Olivella’s Resets the Bar

When it opened, I remember thinking Tim Love’s long-defunct tapas joint Duce was going to change the way people dined in this town. The...

An Artful Hand

As I stood in the winding line to get into the Buffet Restaurant at the Kimbell Art Museum of Fort Worth, I wondered whether...

Auténtica Cuba

Havana Bar & Grill, 3701 S Cooper St, Ste. 147, Arlington. 682-323-5697. 11am-10pm Sun-Thu, 11am-2am Fri-Sat. All major credit cards accepted.   Before Havana Bar &...

Parting is Such Sweet Marrow

Maybe it’s because I’m the child of divorced parents, but I always get a little teary when great duos breakup. It happens all of...

Not Your Average Grind

Los Molcajetes, 960 US 287 Frontage Rd, Mansfield. 817-473-1882. 9am-9pm Sun. 11am-9:30pm Mon-Thu, 11am-10pm Fri, 9am-10pm Sat. All major credit cards accepted.   Los Molcajetes Mexican...

The Year in Restaurants

Oh, 2016. You’re like a belligerent party guest who won’t leave until you’ve alienated everyone with your mouth-breathing, vapid sense of self-righteousness. You mowed...

Raising the Claw

There are plenty of reasons to avoid the Parks Mall neighborhood in South Arlington, but Red Claws Crab Shack isn’t one of them. Indeed,...