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

East Austin restaurant Chicon is closing

11:50 am Jun. 18, 2018

East Austin will soon be down one restaurant. Chicon, the casual sister restaurant of ranch-inspired Contigo, will close following service this Saturday.

The restaurant from Edgewise, the hospitality group run by owners Ben Edgerton and chef