All posts tagged "Features"

  • Esperance Bakery, The Gem of Jenks

    Hope Alexander truly loves her job, and it shows. The cheerful proprietor of the eponymous Esperance Bakery south of Main Street in Jenks greeted us in her store on a recent weekend. She stood beaming behind a large...

    • Posted May 23, 2017
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  • Taco Lovers Cheer as Mr. Nice Guys Moves in at Guthrie Green

    The last time we checked in at Mr. Nice Guys, they had just set up shop at their first takeout brick and mortar location, but they started out serving their signature Costa Rican flare from a food...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • Ol’ Vine Fresh Grill is an All Natural Fit for Brookside

      Veteran restauranteurs Don and Leslie Jones are at it again. The newly opened Ol’ Vine Fresh Grill at 3523 South Peoria is destined to be a standout even among the quality restaurants lining Brookside. Readers of...

    • Posted April 6, 2017
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  • A World of Flavor at JINYA Ramen Bar

    Right down 2nd Street on the outskirts of the Blue Dome district you’ll find an unassuming brick facade that serves as a door to a whole new world. This is JINYA, and it’s so much more than...

    • Posted March 23, 2017
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  • Dining with Dad

    This Sunday is Father’s Day. It’s really not empty sentimentalism to set aside one day a year to focus in on what a big deal it is to be truly loved by a parent. In that spirit,...

    • Posted June 17, 2016
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  • What the Hop Jam Taught Us

    Hop Jam showed us two things: 1) Hanson fans are slightly nuts, and 2) Tulsans really, really like their craft beer. I originally was just planning on showing up for the beer, but I found out my...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Adventures in a Bad Food Zone

    Leave Tulsa in the dead of night, while even the roosters are still abed, hitting their snooze buttons because it’s far too early for their morning crow, and by the time the sun sets to usher in...

    • Posted June 6, 2014
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  • The One and Only: Philbrook Wine Experience

    It’s all in who you know. Friday night, I had the distinct pleasure of being invited by Tulsa Food to attend the first night of the Philbrook Wine Experience – a biennial fundraiser for the pièce de...

    • Posted June 2, 2014
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