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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, 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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Downtown Dallas News

Artist Brad Oldham relocates to Headington-owned building in downtown Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

Downtown Dallas gets massively more artsy in a few weeks when Brad Oldham moves his headquarters into the Central Business District, to a building being developed by real estate mogul ...

City Budget Time

City of Dallas begins budget process, plus a handy list of town hall meetings

By Teresa Gubbins

Dallas City Manager A.C. Gonzalez is presenting the 2014-15 budget to the city council on Tuesday, August 12, which includes more money for libraries and the animal shelter, as ...

Marshall's Melons

Garden Cafe spotlights special locally grown melons in limited-edition menu

By Teresa Gubbins

Taking the buy-local imperative seriously, East Dallas restaurant Garden Cafe unveiled a limited-edition menu featuring Israeli melons grown in Waxahachie by farmer (and CultureMap columnist) Marshall Hinsley. Garden Cafe chef-owner ...

Cafe Momentum Has a Home

Cafe Momentum restaurant finds permanent home in downtown Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

It only took three years to get there, but nonprofit Cafe Momentum finally has a real home. Previously a roving pop-up, this charitable restaurant concept, which serves as a culinary ...

El Celler de Can Roca Does Dallas

World’s No. 2 restaurant owners dine at East Dallas favorite

By Teresa Gubbins

Quiz: You and your brothers are the team behind the No. 2 restaurant in the world, and you have the opportunity to eat one meal in Dallas. Where do you ...

Gastropub Makes the Grade

West Village newbie restaurant Public School 214 takes a Dallas angle

By Teresa Gubbins

A cool new Los Angeles-bred restaurant coming to West Village has taken a uniquely Dallas angle in its moniker. Public School 214 marks its imprimatur as a Dallas restaurant by ...

Plucky Protester

Ex-employee takes protest to the streets outside Old Warsaw restaurant

By Teresa Gubbins

UPDATE: Al Heidari called to offer his perspective on the dispute with Charkowicz. "She worked here on Tuesday last week," he says. "I told her I would pay her $12 ...

Hotel Change-up

Hotel Palomar joins Hilton family as Highland Dallas

By Teresa Gubbins

As of August 6, the Hotel Palomar Dallas has a new name and owner. According to a notice posted on the Palomar's website, the property is now the Highland ...

Sweet News

Kate Weiser recruits rising star pastry chef to help launch Trinity Groves chocolate shop

By Teresa Gubbins

A date has been announced for one of the most exciting openings at the Trinity Groves complex in West Dallas: Kate Weiser Chocolate, the eponymous store from renowned chocolate maker ...

Mansion Goes Casual

Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek ditches formality with casual new uniforms

By Teresa Gubbins

Dallas institution the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, one of the city's last holdouts on formality, got a little less formal in the uniform department. The latest look for ...

Designer Doughnuts in the North

Doughnut fever spreads to McKinney with new Voodoo-style shop

By Teresa Gubbins

We have designer doughnuts in the south (well, Deep Ellum) via Glazed Donut Works. We have designer doughnuts to the east via Hypnotic Donuts. Now there are designer doughnuts in ...

Vegetarian Tex-Mex

Mattito's Tex-Mex broadens menu to please vegetarians

By Teresa Gubbins

In response to customer demand, Mattito's Tex-Mex has created a vegetarian menu, available at all four locations. With minor modifications, two three of the five items can also be ...

DFW Restaurants Worth the Wait

Where to eat in Dallas right now: 10 best restaurants worth the wait

By Teresa Gubbins

For our August edition of Where to Eat Right Now, we took our inspiration from Yahoo's recent listicle of 10 U.S. restaurants worth waiting in long lines. Yahoo ...

Greek Restaurant Revival

Ziziki's restaurant in Travis Walk welcomes new blood and revamped brunch

By Teresa Gubbins

More than 20 years after opening, Ziziki's Restaurant and Bar in Travis Walk has changed its ownership situation. Founders Mary and Costa Arabatzis have welcomed new partners, who will ...

Talk to the Hand

Brick House Tavern + Tap brings hand-crafted everything to Fort Worth

By Teresa Gubbins

The polished Brick House Tavern + Tap, a sports bar that feels like a family version of Hooter's, has opened a location in Fort Worth, on 6300 North Freeway near ...

Sundown for Stark

Greenville Avenue favorite Sundown at Granada loses rising star chef

By Teresa Gubbins

Patrick Stark, the colorful, one-of-a-kind chef and manager at Sundown at Granada, has resigned after six years to catch his breath and regroup. Stark, who left the employ of Sundown ...

Restaurant Rising

Rise nº1 inflates its soufflé empire across Texas

By Teresa Gubbins

It's lift-off time for Dallas restaurant Rise nº1, which intends to spread its soufflés across the state. Founder Hedda Dowd has plans to open a branch in ...

Market News

Dallas Farmers Market braces for big reveal of newly remodeled shed

By Teresa Gubbins

Dallas Farmers Market will reopen what was formerly known as Shed 1 on August 29; from now on, it will be known as, simply, "The Shed." While it has been ...

Fried Food News

State Fair of Texas gives VIPs unprecedented access to 2014 fried food awards

By Teresa Gubbins

The 2014 State Fair of Texas begins September 26, and if you can hardly wait to sink your teeth into this year's Fried Thanksgiving Dinner, the State Fair folks ...

Whale Rescue

Southwest Airlines terminates partnership with SeaWorld

By Teresa Gubbins

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines and SeaWorld Entertainment are ending their 25-year-old marketing partnership, effective at the end of 2014. According to a release by the airline, Southwest and SeaWorld "have mutually ...

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