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  • DINING REVIEW: Innovative, delicious food at the Wild Goose

    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    The Wild Goose Meeting House wears a lot of hats, but what's most impressive is that they all fit so well. This downtown establishment, as (part of) its name suggests, is a place to meet morning, noon and night. It's a coffeehouse, breakfast place, lunch spot, happy hour site and live...

  • DINING REVIEW: Luigi's offers traditional (and tasty) Italian food with old-school vibe

    By Robin Intemann, -
    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    The dark paneling, red-checkered tablecloths and empty straw-covered Chianti bottles lining the walls of Luigi's Homemade Italian Food make you feel like you've stepped into the 1950s. Oh wait, that's when this Italian restaurant opened. I happen to like the time-warp effect,...

  • DINING REVIEW: At Margarita at Pine Creek, vegans get the fine dining treatment

    By JL FIELDS -
    Updated: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    Winding around Commerce Center Drive through a number of hotels, one would never guess that a quaint, adobe archway next to Embassy Suites is the entrance to a fine-dining experience with a laid-back atmosphere. Entering The Margarita at Pine Creek for the first time, I was torn...

  • DINING REVIEW: Carlos Miguel's offers a lot of menu options, many so-so

    Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014

    A multipage menu should be considered a warning sign. Too many available options often mean few will be exceptional. Such is the case at Carlos Miguel's Mexican Bar & Grill Briargate (one of seven in the region), which boasts five large pages of Southwestern food items, featuring...