The venerable building that’s been home to Genuine Joe Coffeehouse at 2001 W. Anderson is being sold, local barista and filmmaker Meg Cazin tells us, and so the northside caffeinery is looking for a new place to exist before the hammer falls.
Depression isn’t usually described as sweet, but the Central Texas branch of National Alliance on Mental Illness aims to slice through the notions of mental illness with their event Depressed Cake Shop, running May 1-14.
It’s Cinco de Mayo, the day in which we observe – kind of – the battle in which Benito Juarez and the Mexican army defeated the French at the Battle of Puebla. It’s also the day in which, 160 years later, Fonda San Miguel announces its new chef(s).
Rather a bad-ass move by that chef Phillip Frankland Lee, we reckon, the way he brought his California-based Sushi | Bar concept to Austin and last-minute found a place for it within Bento Picnic on East Cesar Chavez.