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Best Bar-b-cue Around Austin, Texas

If the smell of smoked meats wafting through the air gets your mouth watering, you’ve no doubt figured out that Texas is the place for you. Austin, with its myriad of various cuisines, still holds bar-b-que close to it’s heart, well, maybe with a napkin to protect it first. Some of my brisket cooking friends here in Austin swear by getting some gourmet bbq hickory cooking wood from a tree service in Sarasota, Florida. There are several different types of woods you can get like oak, hickory, pecan and cherry. But if you are not the DIYer bbq type and want to just get some great grub at a restaurant, here are some of the best barbecue joints around Austin to help you find a new place to call home. (more…)

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Best Italian restaurants in downtown San Antonio

If you’re looking for some great Italian food to enjoy with friends, family, or a date you’re trying to impress, San Antonio has great options for you in the downtown area. If you are heading our on a special date, anniversary or engagement celebration and looking for a limousine service in San Antonio, I’d recommend booking a limo with my friend Eddie at San Antonio Top Limo. They are amazing and you’ll have a luxury service for your dining experience. (more…)

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Best Bar-b-que restaurants around San Antonio

Craving some smoked brisket, or a plate of fall-off-the-bone ribs? San Antonio has the bar-b-que joints that’ll satisfy your appetite, whether big or small. Texas is know for its amazing bar-b-que and San Antonio is no slouch when it comes to serving up some delicious beef, chicken and turkey that has been handled with some great care. Let’s take a look at the top bar-b-que restaurants in the San Antonio area. (more…)

Best Italian Restaurants in Downtown Austin, Texas

Austin is home to some of the best restaurants in the state, and at any time of the day you can choose from a variety of places that satisfy your cravings. Sometimes you want to tuck into a filling Italian dish, but with all the options out there, it can be tough to figure out which restaurant is the one for you. We’ve made it easy to find the best Italian restaurants in the downtown area, so keep reading and make a night out with friends, or a new date, much easier to plan. (more…)

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History of Restaurants in the USA

One of the most common places to meet with friends and family in the United States is at a restaurant. Couples on their first date will be seen frequently on Friday and Saturday nights, family members celebrating birthdays or other happy milestones can be heard laughing across the room, and the weary traveler can always sit down in a booth at a restaurant and be served a warm, home cooked meal if they choose. It’s hard to imagine our lives without restaurants, even if you’re the type who loves to cook, because after a while, everyone wants to be served something delicious sometimes. It wasn’t always easy to find a restaurant in this country, but like most of our early forays into new technologies, the idea came from the French. (more…)