Restaurant news, dining events and suggested bites from Statesman restaurant critic Matthew Odam.

Austin restaurants: Valentine’s Day weekend specials

3:12 pm Jan. 26, 2016

Valentine’s Day is approaching. You’re running out of time. If you want to make your beloved feel special, consider making reservations at one of the places listed below. If you wait much longer, you’ll be

Taco Tuesday: La Fantabulous

2:11 pm Jan. 26, 2016

“I like food more than people,” La Fantabulous owner Josie Paredes joked from behind the flat-top grill in her roving taco truck with the seductive mermaid on the side.

At least I think she was