"...Cookie LoungeThe Quarters, Building B (West 22½ Street & Rio Grande), 478-2253 www.austincookielounge.com Sunday-Wednesday, 11am-11:30pm; Thursday-Saturday, 11am-2:30am..."
"...Speaking of new sweet shops, respected pastry chef Mark Chapman and his investment partners are opening a creative new venture this weekend in the campus area. Cookie Lounge (2222 Rio Grande, 478-2253, www.austincookielounge.com) is a first-of-its-kind operation offering six custom cookie doughs with a taste-tempting selection of mix-in options that are baked to order..."
"...Look for another new business with this same kind of groove to open in the West Campus area this summer. Pastry chef Mark Chapman is busy getting the Cookie Lounge ready to debut in the street level of a new high-rise on Rio Grande..."
"...8) Gianduja milkshake and peanut-butter cookies at Cookie Lounge: Milkshakes made with Remember When Dairy whole milk and Amy's Ice Creams paired with peanut-butter cookies chock-full of Butterfinger pieces, toffee bits, and Valrhona chocolate chips. These are my drug of choice at this campus-area create-your-own-dessert shop...."
"...On the other hand, several new places have opened strongly this fall: Olivia (2043 S. Lamar, 804-2700, www.olivia-austin.com), Cookie Lounge (222 Rio Grande, 478-BAKE, www.austincookielounge.com), Thai Fresh (909 W..."
"...• El Rey Network and Miramax will present the season two world premiere of From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. Given the show’s Austin roots, it was a given that there’d be vast cast & crew on hand for the event, but this one comes with the added perk of a post-premiere happy hour party at the badge holder lounge in the Stephen F..."
"...And a kids' stage will feature DJ Matt Sonzala, Austin School for the Performing and Visual Arts' YouthCast winners, Aftermath, OMG, Carson McHone, Knights of Steel, and Chief Rival. Plus, between the end of Saturday's fair and the start of Sunday's, you can enjoy Art After Dark Austin, with music from soul combo Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears and DJ Chicken George; food from Word of Mouth catering, Streeats, the Belmont, the Salt Lick, Tacodeli, Holy Cacao, and Cookie Lounge; and beverages from Twin Liquors and Bacardi...."
"...Anyone intrigued by last week's mention in this column of the Cinemaker Co-op's unique Make a Film in a Weekend endeavor and who wants to view the final results should head to the Ritz Lounge Mon., April 19 or Tue., April 20 for either the 7:30 or 10pm screenings. At the very least you will finally discover the identity of the mystery prop..."
"...FRI 8 Ho Hum, Electric Lounge..."
"...BLACK CAT LOUNGE Phil Pritchett, El Kabong..."
"...TUE 9 Victor Wooten, Mercury Lounge..."
"...FRI 12 O'Jeez, Dave Pirner, Electric Lounge..."
"...FRI 28 Today Is the Day, Voodoo Lounge..."
"..."It's good coffee, right?" says Coyle. She's been Cap City's manager since 1989; these days, she's also a co-owner of the business, running the day-to-day and planning the months ahead from a small, paper-packed office adjoining the venue's lounge..."
"...Lounge: daily, 5pm-midnight..."
"...They chose designer Aubrey Carter to create a comfortable, clubby atmosphere and the dining rooms are very inviting, with warm wood paneling, deep curved leather banquettes, and softly suffused light from the curved bowl fixtures. It's possible to enjoy drinks, appetizers, and live music nightly (Bobby Doyle, the Tony Campese trio, Mack Bynam) in the large, busy lounge or book one of the graciously appointed private rooms for a more exclusive dining experience..."
"...The closing instrumental, "Afflicted Blues," sums up the album succinctly: alternative rock filtered through a Southern sensibility, created and recorded in a quiet Southern town. (Jennyanykind plays the Electric Lounge Friday 26)..."
"...Based on our conversation with Silva and Miller, they are excited about how the menu is taking shape and are holding regular tastings. Warden has already signed on locations for the first two FlyRite outlets, a former taco restaurant at 2129 E. Seventh and an old car lot property in the 6500 block of Burnet Road next to the Aristocrat Lounge..."
"...The always colorful restaurant exterior is getting a fresh coat of paint, and she's done some landscaping with chile pepper plants. Inside, Corbalan has created a stage for a late-night listening lounge outfitted with quality sound equipment that will feature bookings by Eric Carter..."
"...John LaTour of Skylark Lounge: Breathing new life into an old favorite (the previous location of Bernadette's and the Airport Bar). Most popular pour? The noble PBR...."