The sizzling sound of the skillet dissipates into the rafters far overhead as waiters take seared chicken and steak dishes to waiting tables. At Don Mario's, the menu is as expansive as the space, with exposed brick arches, a stone fireplace, and enough ceiling height to pole-vault over a llama. The kitchen crew crafts just about everything on the menu from scratch, from the bulked-up burritos to the sauce-drenched enchiladas. Plenty of televisions hang from the bar for watching sports events, and, on some nights, live music fills the room.
Bodacious Cones is really three things in one: a coffee shop, a smoothie bar, and a gourmet snow-cone emporium. For the young at heart, staffers blend together premium cream, cookies, candies, chocolate-covered coffee beans, and more to create more than 100 flavors of its signature sweet cream treat, one for every hour of the day. For the young at heart, staffers blend together cookies, candies, chocolate-covered coffee beans, and more with its signature sweet cream ?Chaa? to create more than 100 gourmet treats. The shop also brews a smooth and tasty blend of Kona coffee and serves the caffeine-packed beverage hot, iced, or as a frappe.
In the kitchens at Mijo's Mexican, cooks wrap large flour tortillas around seasoned ground beef in burritos and sprinkle grilled steak with spices in enchiladas. Outside the kitchen, plumes of steam rise from sizzling shrimp fajitas as waiters cart the dishes to patio tables. Additionally, sampler platters let you combine Mexican staples such as enchiladas, tacos, and flautas in one meal without stealing them from the tables of diners distracted by an argument about non-Newtonian fluids.
It's a good idea to arrive early at Movie Tavern, and not only if you hate missing the opening credits. Early birds can peruse the extensive menu of chef-crafted American cuisine, from kobe beef sliders to pizza and sandwiches. But even after the show begins, the snacks keep coming. Unobtrusive servers slip in during the show to deliver orders, and can be called on for more drinks or dessert with the push of a button. Guests can even sip margaritas or signature cocktails at the full bar before heading in to the theater. The family-friendly establishment also serves finger food for kiddies.
As for the entertainment, audiences get to enjoy all-digital presentations of first-run films any day of the week, plus Retro Cinema every Wednesday morning at 11:30 a.m. as well as Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. Audiences also benefit from Movie Tavern's membership program. Anyone can sign up for free online to receive one free bag of popcorn, plus a free ticket every year on their birthday, special offers, movie news, and invites to screenings and other special events.
In 1958, the first Panchos Mexican Buffet opened to serve the people of Texas as much Mexican food as they could handle in one setting. Their all-you-can-eat buffet boasts sizzling fajitas, refried beans, Spanish rice, tacos, guacamole, chips, and stacks of tortillas. Separate salad, salsa, and dessert bars further weigh down plates. A feature in US Business Executive details the eatery?s proclivity to switch up the smorgasbord every weekend with specialties that add variety to such classics as chili rellenos and Tex-Mex enchiladas. The buffet folds into a full-service hospitality where servers happily deliver refills of food and drink to patrons at tables?though customers are responsible for feeding themselves.