Cancun Mexican Restaurant has expanded from Fort Worth to Everman, offering a big menu. Also in Eats Beat: Dutchs Hamburgers opens its drafthouse “locker room,” and Chop House Burgers in Pantego is closed.
The restaurant specials run Aug. 10-Sept. 3. More than 100 restaurants offer $39 or $49 fine-dining dinner specials. From $8-$10 of each check is donated to either Lena Pope Home or a Dallas-area food bank.
Fred's Texas Cafe, owned by two generations of the Chandler family, celebrates an anniversary. Also in Eats Beat: An 8-foot-long pizza that has its own trailer, and a new Weatherford Square restaurant.
Perch, on the 12th floor of the Frost Tower, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner weekdays. Also in Eats Beat: A new hibachi-sushi restaurant in Fort Worth and the world's largest pizza (8 feet long, $299.95).
Bay34th Street near the Highlands shopping area in Arlington, TX, is small but ambitious. Also in Eats Beat: Memorial Day brunches, a deal on pork ribs, El Taquito returns, and Fort Worth Invitational golf grub.
The detours will last until early 2020 on north Main Street, White Settlement Road and Henderson Street as 20 distinctive V-shaped piers are built to bridge the re-channeled Trinity River that is part of the Trinity River Vision.