REVIEW: ‘A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’

Posted on 24 Aug 2016 at 2:07pm

REVIEW: ‘A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’

Cassie Nova • 08.19.16

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 7:30am

Kids — just like Cassie — can say the darnedest thing Hey, y’all. Ya know, they say that kids say the darndest things, and we all have had experiences with a kid that has made us laugh, cringe or just plain entertain. Well, yesterday I had one such experience. I was in my car on […]

Cocktail Friday special edition

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 7:25am

It has become as prevalent in foodie culture as snarky Yelp reviews and truffle-oiled mac and cheese: National [Insert Food Item Here] Day. Name your favorite: National Fajita Day. National Margarita Day. National Quinoa Day. (OK, I don’t know there is one of those, but the rule holds.) It’s not a bad thing, really; it lets […]

Salum: A fresh look and an old favorite

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 7:20am

The transfer of ownership of Komali didn’t just give new life to one restaurant, but two. A big reason for the sale was so that chef Abraham Salum could concentrate his energies on his self-named Salum restaurant, which opened in 2005. Eleven years is a long run for any chef-driven concept, but a recent visit […]

A Shade off

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 6:30am

Throwing Shade podcasters Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi queer up the Internet… and now also Dallas ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com It’s the morning after their first live show of a new tour, and Bryan Safi and Erin Gibson are jazzed. It was a sell-out — the first on a weeks-long, cross-country road show. […]

Falling in love

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 6:30am

Emanuel Salinas and John Broady wanted to open their own restaurant. but adopted one instead. We look inside their culinary romance ARNOLD WAYNE JONES Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com The décor has remained the same. That Aztec-looking stone face carved into a chair at the entrance. The mosaic tiles over the fireplace hearth — not a feature […]

My favorite things

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 6:15am

What makes Dallas a great foodie city? Here are 18 of the best reasons ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com When you write about restaurants for a living, people are always seeking your advice … usually phrased simply as, “What’s your favorite restaurant?” And the answer is … I don’t know. I mean, I […]

Tasting notes

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 6:00am

A foodie’s feast of coming attractions ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com This fall is packed with foodie events to put on your calendar. First up will be the return of The Dallas Chocolate Festival, back for its seventh iteration. That’s all a true chocoholic should need to know, but well add that Bissous […]

Best Bets • 08.19.16

Posted on 18 Aug 2016 at 11:10pm

Friday 08.26 Throwing Shade podcasters Erin and Bryan return to Texas For a while now, Bryan Safi and Erin Gibson have gotten together once a week to share their insights into issues that affects women and gays and give them, as they say, “much less respect than they deserve.” The popular Throwing Shade podcast is one […]

Lambda Legal’s Landmark Dinner 2016

Posted on 18 Aug 2016 at 11:00pm

Photos courtesy Barb Nunn/2nd2Nunn Photography