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Teresa Gubbins

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New England native Teresa Gubbins began her career in Dallas as a pastry chef for the Buffalo Club, Cafe Society and the Mansion on Turtle Creek. In 1992, she joined the Dallas Morning News as a reporter, and she’s been covering the food and dining scene here ever since, for publications such as D Magazine, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Gayot.com and Pegasus News. She co-authored the first Zagat Survey of Texas Restaurants and has written for Edible Dallas/Fort Worth, American Way Custom Publishing and Nation's Restaurant News.

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City News Roundup

Preservation of old Dallas places paces this edition of city news

By Teresa Gubbins

Preservation of iconic Dallas places came up not once but twice this week. The Nasher Sculpture Center got jilted by the city, and the district attorney is taking some time ...


Kimber's Cookies

Dallas company bakes up chewy chocolate chip cookies out of the box

By Teresa Gubbins

A quartet of friends have founded a Dallas company dedicated to that most quintessential baked good, the chocolate chip cookie. With Kimber's Cookies, they're tackling an area that ...


Denton Dining News

Local rocker stocks Denton Square kitchen with name-brand chefs

By Teresa Gubbins

A Denton musician with a well-traveled palate is opening a cool restaurant-bar in a century-old building off the city's square. Called 940's Kitchen & Cocktails, it's named for ...


Pizza Food Truck

Dallas pizzeria goes crazytown with food truck and new fried delicacy

By Teresa Gubbins

The Dallas pizzeria chain Olivella's is stepping into uncharted waters with its latest venture: a pizza truck, which will serve a delicacy called fried pizza. The menu will vary ...


Yay More Pizza

New restaurant at Highland Park Village joins Neapolitan pizza revolution

By Teresa Gubbins

Highland Park Village has announced the name and cuisine of the new restaurant going into the ill-fated space next to the Village Theatre. Called Five Creeks Tavern, it will spotlight ...


More Good Beer

Dallas craft beer drinkers benefit from hoppy new partnership

By Teresa Gubbins

The Dallas beer scene gets a taste of Austin with an innovative new partnership between two small but well-regarded craft breweries. Austin-based Infamous Brewing Co., maker of noted craft beer ...


Dallas Restaurant News

New high-profile Dallas restaurants set the table for September

By Teresa Gubbins

Foodie frenzy alert is set to go off the first week of September, when two high-profile Dallas restaurants will start serving up gourmet grub. Pink Magnolia, the Southern restaurant in ...


Corny Dog Surprise

State Fair of Texas kingpin Fletcher's does the unthinkable with new corny dog for 2015

By Teresa Gubbins

Fletcher's, the original food vendor at the State Fair of Texas, will debut an exciting new product for the 2015 fair that heeds a major trend in dining: a ...


City News Roundup

Lakewood Theater and high speed train bracket this week's news in Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

Budget talks for the city of Dallas are underway, with citizens offered a chance to meet their council members in person. Trains were in the news, and so were local ...


Wings N Things

Famous Chicago-style chicken clucks its way up to North Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

A Chicago-style fried chicken concept called Chicago's Chicken Coop is coming to Dallas, from a restaurateur couple who've been in the Chicago chicken world for 10 years. Christopher ...


Monkey Bar Reopens

Secret in-the-know Dallas bar reopens at Highland Park Village

By Teresa Gubbins

If you're an in-the-know type, then all we need to say is, "The Monkey Bar," and you know what we're talking about. It's the unofficial title of ...


Cooking Team

North Dallas cooking school stages culinary competitions to break corporate ice

By Teresa Gubbins

A unique culinary concept from Atlanta called Team Building with Taste is expanding to Dallas, which combines cooking classes with corporate team building. The concept is going into the space ...


Grass-Fed Beef

Sweet little Richardson store sells prairie grass-fed beef and folksy wares

By Teresa Gubbins

A new grass-fed beef option is more readily available in the DFW with the opening of the Provision House, a charming little shop in Richardson. The shop sells Texas-raised grass-fed ...


East Plano Restaurant Spell

Vietnamese restaurant Dalat in Plano closed with hints of what's to come

By Teresa Gubbins

The Plano branch of Dalat, the mercurial Asian restaurant famed for its late-night hours, has closed. A staffer at the original Dalat in Dallas confirmed that the restaurant closed on ...


News You Can Eat

Scads of restaurant openings set us abuzz in Dallas dining news

By Teresa Gubbins

This rendition of dining news in Dallas-Fort Worth is cheerful, upbeat, with opening after opening after opening, and special attention for Deep Ellum and Fort Worth. Open wide for a ...


Greenville Avenue Closure

Quirky Greenville Avenue bar The Vagabond turns out the lights

By Teresa Gubbins

It's been said that you can't go back and in the case of the Vagabond, a Greenville Avenue bar with a nostalgic bent, that would seem to be ...


Big Tex Fried Foods

Lobster poshes up State Fair of Texas 2015 Big Tex Choice awards

By Teresa Gubbins

Gators and lobsters and buffalos, oh my! State Fair of Texas concessionaires have outdone themselves yet again with a slew of concoctions that are as creative as they are delicious ...


Maynard Rock

Tool side project Puscifer puts Texas on newly announced fall tour

By Teresa Gubbins

Puscifer, the rock band side project fronted by Tool singer Maynard James Keenan, has a new album and tour whose trajectory will cross through Texas. The band will release its ...


Pawn Shop Bar

Whimsical bar Uptown Pawn takes on one of Dallas' most turnstiled locations

By Teresa Gubbins

Give it up to Uptown Pawn, a new bar-restaurant bravely open in a space on McKinney Avenue that many would deem jinxed. Since 2012, the address at 3407 McKinney Ave ...


State Fair Fried Foods

Speculative guide to the State Fair of Texas' 2015 Big Tex Choice Awards

By Teresa Gubbins

UPDATE: The eight finalists have been announced, and they sure are ritzy, with lobster, buffalo and margaritas. Read about them here. --- Fried food fanatics, set your alarm for the crack ...


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