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

Team behind Delicious taking over Bullock Museum café

3:28 pm Jan. 19, 2017

A restaurateur well known to many Austinites has been tapped to run the Bullock Texas State History Museum’s revamped café.

Raj Singh, the man behind Delicious on South Lamar Boulevard, is expected to reopen the café

Gardner closing, will reopen soon as new concept, Chicon

10:56 am Feb. 16, 2016

East Austin restaurant Gardner will close on March 11, as partners Ben Edgerton and chef Andrew Wiseheart change their restaurant’s concept.

The veggie-centric fine dining restaurant will morph into Chicon, a more casual establishment akin to