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Texas Roadhouse provides different food options amid the pandemic

Texas Roadhouse

Kristin Silva, Chief Editor

April 1, 2020

Texas Roadhouse has initiated a new form of food selling to its market as a means of contributing to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Natalie Fruend, Texas Roadhouse server and criminal justice junior, said the company has changed to a technical grocer. "We're selling raw meat and we als...

The story behind alumni’s Caribbean restaurant: Fazmoz


Dallas Wabbington, Reporter

February 18, 2020

Fatisha Evans, University alumni and former Caribbean Student Organization member, opened a Caribbean restaurant in August of last year called Fazmoz to provide the community with Caribbean-style food and culture. After graduating in 2014 with a bachelor's degree in marketing, Evans stayed in Wichita...

Food Truck Friday a chance to try local food

People wait in line to get tacos from El Norteno on Sept. 22 on Jesse Rogers Memorial Promenade. Photo by Gabriella Solis.

Jeri Moore, Reporter

September 6, 2018

The first 100 students will get a ticket that can be used to get an item from the food trucks. The item and participation are dependent on the food trucks themselves, Ruby Arriaga, the coordinator of Student Activities in the Office of Student Involvement, explained.

Gypsy Kit goes mobile, serves students

The Gypsy Kit food truck sits in The Wichita Falls Museum of Art parking lot April 14. Watch the full story at:

Ethan Metcalf

April 21, 2015

Gypsy Kit goes mobile, serves students from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The Gypsy Kit is a diamond in the rough in Wichita Falls, offering a taste of something familiar but strange, like its popular Dr Pepper Pulled Pork Tacos. "It's just a staple we've got," said Christopher Couch, chef ...

New breakfast restaurant has potential

Jimmy's Egg's traditional breakfast: bacon, home fries, three pancakes and two eggs made to order.

Brianna Sheen

February 4, 2015

Jimmy's Egg is just one of the multiple restaurants opening up around Wichita Falls in recent months, but with its balanced mix of unique breakfast meals and southern staple foods, this restaurant has potential if it can overcome a few mild obstacles. I went for a late breakfast on the restaurant's...

Gyros & Kebobs: Good with room to improve

Baklava from Gyros & Kebobs

Brianna Sheen

January 22, 2015

While the family-owned Greek restaurant Gyros & Kebobs offers acceptable Mediterranean staples at a fair price, there is still something to be desired from the establishment. After arriving at the eye-catching yellow restaurant, my group and I seated ourselves. The waitress came over quickly an...

Cozy Greek restaurant serves classics, culture

A Gyro from Hibiscus Cafe in Wichita Falls. Photo by Eddie Miller.

Eddie Miller

October 31, 2014

One of Wichita Falls' hidden secrets is Hibiscus Café, a restaurant located by Sheppard Air Force Base, specializing in authentic Greek foods from gyros to baklava. When I got there, it was near closing time so there were not a lot of customers. Looking around I noticed all the beautiful mur...

New Vietnamese restaurant lacks flavor

A vegetable noodle plate from Pho Viet.

Eddie Miller

September 2, 2014

Pho Viet, located on Call Field Road next to Smashburger, had its grand opening  this past week. When walking in, we were greeted by a beautiful glass waterfall with "Pho Viet" etched into it. The waitress approached us and immediately led us to our seats. The first thing I noticed was how loud i...

Pho of amazing food

Pho of amazing food

Eddie Miller

August 26, 2014

Located by the Starbucks on Kemp Boulevard, the new Viet-Thai restaurant called Pho Café serves traditional Vietnamese dishes such as Bánh mì sandwiches and Pho. They are open weekdays from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and close at 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The restaurant is closed Tuesdays. ...

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