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The latest five restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now

Chinatown’s dim sum
Chinatown’s dim sum

— Three Lake Travis restaurants shuttered this month: Zack's American Bistro; Hasler Brothers Steakhouse, Cindy's Bar and Grill, and one will close over the summer: Briarcliff Bistro and Bacon Bar. Community Impact also reports that Jade, an Asian restaurant with dim sum, will take over Eleven Plates' old space in Westlake, sometime in May.

— Austin actress Noel Wells states that Austin's Mexican food is better than that found in Los Angeles. She doesn't like burritos, either, describing the dish as "throwing a bunch of garbage into a sack."

— Texas' favorite highway stop Buc-ee's is suing another company. This time, it's Nebraska-based Bucks, Inc. over its similarly-named chain of gas station/convenience store Bucky's. It's looking to open in Texas in 2018. Previously, Buc-ee's sued Choke Canyon Travel Center over its logo, and Sadler's Smokehouse for increasing brisket prices.

— Real Ale Brewing Co. is among the country's top-selling breweries, according to Brewers Association. It was ranked 49 of 50.

— A Domino's Pizza location out in Bastrop was robbed yesterday.


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