Happy Fifth Birthday, Snack Bar!

Happy Fifth Birthday, Snack Bar!

Snack Bar recently celebrated its fifth birthday! We had the honor of joining Bethany AndrĂ©e, Karl Gilkey, and their friends and family yesterday in celebrating the occasion with excellent food, drinks, and company. Wonderful party! The Atmosphere If I didn’t mention it in my Snack Bar happy hour post, the atmosphere at Snack Bar is … Continue reading

Monster Mash

Monster Mash

Happy Post-Halloween! We celebrated this year with a fun dance party at The Highball. This was the first time we’ve visited The Highball since the remodel. It’s now directly attached to the Alamo Drafthouse (I think I recall there being other businesses between before)), and the construction surrounding the two looks like it will be … Continue reading

Texas State Fair

Texas State Fair

I visited the Texas State Fair for the first time this month! Food we ate Fletcher’s corny dogs: A delicious classic, we had these as a sort of brunch since we ran across a stand before the crowds and lines set in. The person in front of me used mustard to make a face on … Continue reading

Byte of Texas Conference

Byte of Texas Conference

I attended my first ever food blogging conference last month and loved it. The Venue We met in the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum. I’ve had this museum on my bucket list for years. I’ve also taken many photos of the iconic star out front. Here’s one more. The lobby floor is beautiful. I … Continue reading

AFBA Happy Hour at Snack Bar

AFBA Happy Hour at Snack Bar

The Byte of Texas conference kicked off with a complimentary happy hour at Snack Bar. I’ve eaten here a couple of times over the years (love the mac and cheese!), but this was the widest variety of foods I’ve tried here and the most insight I’ve gotten about the history of the restaurant. The Restaurant … Continue reading