Gracie Salem

Gracie Salem has written about Austin's restaurants and chefs since 2000. In addition to contributing to The Austin Chronicle, she has published work in Tribeza and Edible Austin. She is a local veteran of the industry and operates a catering business with her husband and daughter.

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Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Unexpected fare in way South Austin at Independence Fine Foods

Food, Nov. 6, 2014

Behind the Case
Behind the Case
Firehouse Lounge hits 'craft dive' stride

Food, Aug. 7, 2014

Downtown's Garage Is a Hidden Gem
Downtown's Garage Is a Hidden Gem
Craft cocktails, local history, and parking all-in-one

Food, June 26, 2014

Half Step Garners Top Industry Nom
Half Step Garners Top Industry Nom
UPDATED: Chris Bostick hoping to take home 2014 Spirited Award

Food, June 6, 2014

Riding the Wave of Rum Punch
Riding the Wave of Rum Punch
Pleasant Storage Room fuels summer fun with rum

Food, May 15, 2014

Havana-Inspired Bar Created Pleasant Soft Opening
Havana-Inspired Bar Created Pleasant Soft Opening
Pre-opening night fun included ceviche bar and communal punch

Food, April 25, 2014

'Limepocalypse' Hits Austin’s Bar Scene Hard
'Limepocalypse' Hits Austin’s Bar Scene Hard
Fresh lime juice is a precious product this margarita season

Food, April 24, 2014

Lucky Robot Adds Spring Menu Items
Lucky Robot Adds Spring Menu Items
Japanese street food inspires guests to take it outside

Food, April 4, 2014

Doing It Their Own Way at Whisler's
Doing It Their Own Way at Whisler's
Owner Scranton Twohey lets his staff take the lead

Food, March 26, 2014

Jason Stevens Makes National Short List of Best Barkeeps
Jason Stevens Makes National Short List of Best Barkeeps
New Wonderland on East Sixth is latest spot for his creations

Food, March 7, 2014

Burger Town
Burger Town
How do our hometown patties match up against the influx of trendy national chains?

Food, March 6, 2014

Where Is Your Bartender Drinking Tonight?
Where Is Your Bartender Drinking Tonight?
Pro Tips on where to find the best crafted cocktails

Food, Feb. 27, 2014

Official Drink of Austin Competition is Back
Official Drink of Austin Competition is Back
Discounted tickets for Feb. 20 event available this weekend

Food, Feb. 15, 2014

Perry’s Steakhouse Unveils New Bar 79
Perry’s Steakhouse Unveils New Bar 79
Open concept invites guests to sit, sip, stay

Food, Feb. 13, 2014

Austin-Area Chipotle Grills Raise Funds for Urban Roots
Austin-Area Chipotle Grills Raise Funds for Urban Roots
Educational fields trips supported by Feb. 6 donations

Food, Feb. 4, 2014

Latest Rainey Street Revamp Open At Last
Latest Rainey Street Revamp Open At Last
Much anticipated cocktail menu from Chris Bostick getting warmed up

Food, Jan. 31, 2014

No Heels, No Hipsters, No Highballs
No Heels, No Hipsters, No Highballs
Moontower Saloon finds success by keeping it simple

Food, Jan. 30, 2014

Swift’s Attic Hosts Family-Style Benefit Dinner
Swift’s Attic Hosts Family-Style Benefit Dinner
Uchiko server needs help with medical bills after tragic accident

Food, Jan. 15, 2014

Austin Industry Veteran Helms New W. Sixth Bar
Austin Industry Veteran Helms New W. Sixth Bar
Jeff Boley makes the Tapasitas bar an attraction

Food, Jan. 2, 2014

Hill Country Whiskey Maker Nabs Top Honors
Hill Country Whiskey Maker Nabs Top Honors
Small batch of speciality Cowboy Bourbon highlights Texas distillery

Food, Dec. 20, 2013

Round Rock Pita Shop Poised to Pop
Round Rock Pita Shop Poised to Pop
Fresh ingredients in Texas style key to popularity

Food, Dec. 9, 2013

Chapter Two: Wasota African Cuisine
Chapter Two: Wasota African Cuisine
Trailer presents a second chance for locally-loved chef

Food, Oct. 30, 2013

Verts SoLa Shop Celebrates Oktoberfest
Verts SoLa Shop Celebrates Oktoberfest
New location parties in a decidedly German style

Food, Oct. 19, 2013

New SoLa Blue Food Court ACL Ready
New SoLa Blue Food Court ACL Ready
From kolaches to tacos to West African fare, this trailer park packs in a lot of flavors

Food, Oct. 3, 2013

Turf N Surf Po'Boy Digging its New Digs
Turf N Surf Po'Boy Digging its New Digs
Media happy hour showcases Chef Gilmore’s menu

Food, Aug. 7, 2013

Ruby's Juke Joint Americana Cookbook
This one's for "real Americana folks," not highbrow foodies

Books, June 13, 2013

Local Flavor
Down-Home With Ruby Dee
How one tragic accident led to a therapeutic cookbook

Books, June 13, 2013

Gatsby Cocktails: Classic Cocktails from The Jazz Age
Gatsby Cocktails: Classic Cocktails from The Jazz Age
Sturdy little page-turner shakes up some winning drink recipes

Food, May 11, 2013

Alamo Drafthouse Goes All Out for Gatsby Opening
Alamo Drafthouse Goes All Out for Gatsby Opening
Dress up, drink up, and party like it's 1929

Food, May 7, 2013

Arm Wrestling for Charity at Bar 96
Arm Wrestling for Charity at Bar 96
Thursday night event to raise money for breast cancer organization

Food, April 15, 2013

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