— A far south Taco Cabana on Mopac and William Cannon caught on fire very early this morning because of an electrical glitch. No one was hurt.
— Hat Creek Burger Co. and Whole Foods were named as two of Austin’s best workplaces of the year.
— Noodles & Company is closing down its five Austin locations. The first location to shutter was on the Drag this month. The pasta chain opened in Austin back in 2011.
— The food trailer park on 801 Barton Springs, including Short Bus Subs, will make way for an office building with restaurant opening sometime in 2017. Construction would begin next year.
— Food & Wine included Paul Qui’s yet-to-open Otoko in a round-up of very intimate restaurants.