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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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Bread Winners To the West

Crazy popular Dallas brunch destination tackles Trophy Club

By Teresa Gubbins

Dallas brunch favorite Bread Winners Cafe and Bakery and sibling Quarter Bar are expanding west, with their first foray into Tarrant County. A new location will open in Trophy Club ...


Water Grill

California seafood restaurant splashes onto landlocked shores of Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

A seafood restaurant concept from California called Water Grill is coming to Dallas, into a new office tower on McKinney Avenue, just north of Klyde Warren Park. Water Grill is ...


Pizza News

Dallas pizzeria shoots a thin-crust arrow straight into Fort Worth

By Teresa Gubbins

A well-regarded pizza mini-chain from Dallas has set its sights on Fort Worth. Olivella's Neo Pizza Napoletana, which currently has three branches in Dallas, will open a branch at ...


Lunch in Lancaster

Oak Cliff veteran exports food and movie magic to Lancaster with Theater Cafe

By Teresa Gubbins

A former Oak Cliff denizen has blazed a trail south to Lancaster, to open a sweet, wholesome restaurant in the city's historic square called The Theater Cafe. Owner Ken ...


Coffee News

Houndstooth Coffee brews something different for second Dallas location

By Teresa Gubbins

Extra-finicky Houndstooth Coffee, the Austin-born coffee shop that opened a Dallas location on Henderson Avenue in 2014, is expanding its Dallas footprint with a second branch opening at the Sylvan ...


Whataburger Wins

Texas favorite wins best burger in America in national contest

By Teresa Gubbins

In what is surely no surprise to Texans, a burger from Texas won a national contest pitting 32 burgers from around the country. Fast Company magazine did a week-long bracket ...


City News Roundup

Anti-Sam's Club neighbors win a round and more tussles in this week's Dallas city news

By Teresa Gubbins

In a heartwarming win for the little guys, the group fighting the Sam's Club at CityPlace scored a legal victory. An ATM at Angelika Theater was casually spirited off ...


Media News

Dallas Morning News buyout eliminates many of paper's most familiar names

By Teresa Gubbins

Nearly 40 employees of the Dallas Morning News will leave in a buyout, and those departures include some of the newspaper's longest-running and best-known names. The list includes writers ...


Sticky Buns on the Move

Top Dallas breakfast spot forced to move due to rent hike

By Teresa Gubbins

A new landlord will put Crossroads Diner on the move. The critically acclaimed breakfast spot across from Presbyterian Hospital will move to the corner of Preston and Campbell roads in ...


Car to Train

Convenient car rental service adds vehicles to DART Rail stations

By Teresa Gubbins

Zipcar, the car-sharing network, has expanded its fleet of cars for DART commuters, to meet the increasing demand of Zipcars along DART rail lines. A new Zipcar location with two ...


Hungarian Food in Deep Ellum

Deep Ellum gets into goulash with new restaurant-bar Armoury D.E.

By Teresa Gubbins

Opening day finally arrived for Armoury D.E., the Deep Ellum restaurant-bar that took over the old Kettle Art Gallery space on Elm Street. Co-owner Peter Novotny says that he ...


Train Ride

High-speed train from Dallas to Houston gets new boss and chunk of cash

By Teresa Gubbins

The high-speed passenger railway between Dallas and Houston has a new boss and an infusion of funding. The Board of Directors of Texas Central Partners (Texas Central) has appointed Tim ...


BBQ News

Texas barbecue chain brings the brisket to new western frontier

By Teresa Gubbins

We have Rudy's to the north and Rudy's to the, well, the northeast. But now we'll get Rudy's in the west: Rudy's Country Store and ...


Deep Ellum Craft Beer

Denton’s best craft beer guys try their luck in Dallas with Dot’s in Deep Ellum

By Teresa Gubbins

A new craft beer spot is coming to Deep Ellum in the fall with some serious credentials. Called Dot's Hop House & Cocktail Courtyard, it's from a team of ...


Dallas Shopping Coup

J. Crew debuts first Mercantile store concept at Dallas retail center

By Teresa Gubbins

A J. Crew store opening in Dallas at the Shops at Park Lane will be the first of its kind in the country. Called J. Crew Mercantile, it's a ...


Fried Pie Alert

Keep an eye out for fried pies at Chef Blythe's Southern Bistro in North Richland Hills

By Teresa Gubbins

A new Southern restaurant is coming to the Dallas-Fort Worth area from a chef named Blythe. But wait, not that Blythe (Beck) — this chef is Blythe Bridges, who is opening ...


Burger High

North Dallas newbie Maple Leaf Diner stacks burgers and breakfast to soaring heights

By Teresa Gubbins

A promising new restaurant called Maple Leaf Diner will do diner food in North Dallas, but with a Canadian flair: poutine, Canadian bacon and more. As any flag fan knows ...


City News Roundup

Troy Aikman tweet gets Dallas hopping and more news of the city this week

By Teresa Gubbins

Transportation is today's theme, with stories about bicycle shares, car shares, street repairs and potholes. If Troy Aikman says we have bad potholes, then it must be true. Here ...


Food and Football

DFW Airport looks for touchdown with Dallas Cowboys-themed restaurant

By Teresa Gubbins

If you dream of asking Tony Romo to pass you some wings, then you're the right diner for the Dallas Cowboys Club, a new restaurant opening at Dallas-Fort Worth ...


Living in Arlington

Master-planned Arlington community dreamed up by Huffines twins gets new boss with big ideas

By Teresa Gubbins

A master-planned community in Arlington has new owners. The Viridian is a 2,083-acre property along the Trinity River, west of 360 and north of 30, that was created by ...


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