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InterStellar BBQ ~ Austin TX

Austin
June 21, 2022

InterStellar BBQ ~ Austin TX

Austin
June 21, 2022
Ali Khan Eats stellar barbecue at InterStellar. It might seem like the BBQ in Texas can't get any better and yet it does. Best Turkey ever and of course the brisket is among the finest there is. But the stellar cooking extends to excellent sides and from the farm produce as well.
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The West Table ~ Lubbock TX

Fine Dining
May 12, 2022

The West Table ~ Lubbock TX

Fine Dining
May 12, 2022
Ali Khan and the Fam made a stop during Spring Break for a splurge dinner in Lubbock TX. My kid tried medium rare duck and liked it. That's worth every penny of the $29 they charged.
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Furrbie’s ~ Amarillo TX

Burgers
March 30, 2022

Furrbie’s ~ Amarillo TX

Burgers
March 30, 2022
Ali Khan stops in Amarillo TX for a burger craving at Furrbie's and finds a classic Texas burger experience if you order right . . .
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JNL Barbecue ~ Austin

Austin
February 3, 2022

JNL Barbecue ~ Austin

Austin
February 3, 2022
JNL Barbecue's Al Pastor Ribs have been on my radar for far too long. I finally made it there a few weekends ago. But then something else I tried just took my breath away.
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Hold Out Brewing ~ Austin TX

Austin
December 13, 2021

Hold Out Brewing ~ Austin TX

Austin
December 13, 2021
Ali Khan has had burgers all over the country but rumor has it Austin TX is coming a new wave smashburger/flat top griddled burger destination. The Food Network + Cooking Channel host checks out Hold Out Brewing for their burger and wings.
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Peace Bakery & Deli ~ Austin TX

Austin
June 1, 2020

Peace Bakery & Deli ~ Austin TX

Austin
June 1, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Peace Bakery & Deli 11220 N. Lamar Blvd Austin TX 78753 the eats: Shawarma plate, falafel plate, hummus, tabouli  the bucks: $7-$14 the full nelson: Middle Eastern eats on par with the best I have had in the Dearborn/Detroit area. Basically as good as it gets w/o needing a passport It has been way too long since I’ve posted about a restaurant mostly because of Covid-19 and the fact that Bang for your Burger Buck has ...
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TFB Burger ~ Texas French Bread ~ Austin TX

Austin
February 26, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Texas French Bread 2900 Rio Grande Austin TX 78705 the eats: TFB Burger: 90/10 Wagyu patty, cheddar, pickles, red onion and a tangy mustard slaw + fries the bucks: $17  w/ fries the full nelson:  Luxe burger that skips shock value toppings for classic complimentary flavors There have been multiple renditions of the TFB Burger at Texas French Bread. I have had two in as many years and both times I have been more than happy ...
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Salt and Time ~ Austin TX

Austin
December 31, 2019

Salt and Time ~ Austin TX

Austin
December 31, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Salt and Time 1912 E. 7th St. Austin TX 78702 the eats: Butcher’s Burger the bucks: $11(with cheese) the full nelson: the best burger I have had in years . . . I’ve been reading Aaron Franklin’s book about steak recently, and it got me fired up to splurge on a premium steak. Not just a Filet Mignon from Whole Foods(ps I think filet is overpriced and not close to the best) but a steak carefully ...
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Julie’s Noodles ~ Austin TX

Asian
July 27, 2019

Julie’s Noodles ~ Austin TX

Asian
July 27, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Julie’s Noodles 8557 Research Blvd #110 Austin TX 75758 the eats: Xiao Long Bao(crab and soup dumpling), Pork Chopped Noodle Soup the bucks: $10 a person will set you up nicely  the full nelson: a divey Chinese joint that satisfies the itch for affordable & authentic dough driven cravings
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Lin Asian Bar + Dim Sum ~ Austin TX

Asian
June 13, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Lin Asian Bar + Dim Sum 1203 W. 6th Street Austin TX  the eats: Xiao Long Bao, Chao Shou, really all the dumplings + anything else on the menu you can afford the bucks: $20 a person and you will be stuffed with premium dumplings the full nelson: Top shelf Dim Sum in the heart of Austin TX
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