Restaurant news, dining events and suggested bites from Statesman restaurant critic Matthew Odam.
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Austin restaurants: Where to order takeout

3:00 pm May. 27, 2015

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Regularly in Austin360, I offer a rotating list of places to eat right now. This week: With all of this rain, staying in for lunch or dinner sounds nice. These places fit the takeout

Austin restaurants: Where to eat brunch in Austin

4:22 pm May. 21, 2015

Regularly in Austin360, I offer a rotating list of places to eat right now. This week: With parents and friends descending on the town for graduation, in the May 22 print edition of Austin360, I

Chi’lantro giving away free kimchi fries at noon downtown

11:48 am May. 20, 2015

What is Asana? I don’t really know. But chances are you will find out if you head down to Congress Avenue and Seventh Street between noon and 2 p.m., as the website has teamed with Chi’lantro to give away free kimchi fries. Chi’lantro opened its second brick-and-mortar this week. The restaurant is located at 5222 Burnet Rd.

Now open: Chi’lantro on Burnet Road     

12:46 pm May. 18, 2015

Korean-Mexican fusion restaurant Chi’lantro opened at 5222 Burnet Rd. today. It is the second brick-and-mortar location of the popular food truck that claims to have invented kimchi fries. The restaurant is open Sunday-Thursday from