The Best of Foobooz: August 20, 2009

Thursday Happy Hour at Del Frisco’s
Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse has a special deal for Thursdays. From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. they are offering $5 bar bites, $4 Stella Artois, and $6 glasses of red and white wines. Among the bites: filet mignon tips with chateau potatoes, and pesto-crusted salmon with a spring mix in balsamic reduction. Read More on Foobooz

Spoiler Alert
Michael Schulson’s Sampan is aiming for a November opening. Michael Klein has a couple of renderings and a surprise. Since he spoiled Top Chef for DVR-ers earlier, we’ll spill his Sampan secret: There’s an outdoor area that will be developed as outdoor dining. Read More on Foobooz

Big Changes at Distrito
Distrito is overhauling their first floor and turning it into a “student-friendly Cantina.” Expect $5 cocktails, $2 to $3 Mexican beers, and food prices that will be easier on the wallet. No word on the Volkswagen Bug table, but we’d guess it’ll fit in just fine. Read More on Foobooz