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Have you seen Deadliest Catch on TV? This king crab came from that boat

Samir Dhurandhar is cooking Indian food for Nick & Sam’s Sunday Supper this weekend. Here’s how to snag a seat.

The uber-talented chef and co-owner of Nick & Sam’s Steakhouse is cooking a special Sunday Supper for his monthly eat-till-your-full family affair this weekend: specialties of his native India. That means dishes like Dhaka-style crisp halibut with red chiles and sesame seeds, lobster kebabs with mint and basil, Madagascar prawns with garam masala, duck curry with Continue reading →



Chef Samir Dhurandhar elevates Dos Jefes with a menu of simple stunners

The menu at Dos Jefes, a tequila-focused bar that recently debuted in Dallas’s Uptown neighborhood, is a simple, one-page affair. But as the plates arrive, you quickly realize that chef Samir Dhurandhar has bent the typical cocktail lounge menu in new ways. “We get very crowded as the night progresses, and people started asking” for a broader menu, Continue reading →



Dos Jefes, new restaurant from Nick & Sam’s Steakhouse team, now set to debut Friday, June 3

Restaurateurs Joe Palladino and Samir Dhurandhar are ready to unveil their newest project, Dos Jefes. Though earlier date came and went a couple weeks ago, this one seems to be firm: the new casual spot is slated to open Friday, June 3, with a grand opening party that begins at 9:30 PM with free food and a Continue reading →


Nick Sams sunday supper by MIchael Hiller

This Dallas chef is cooking for Derek Jeter, Rudy Giuliani and the NY culinary crowd in NYC tonight

UPDATE: Did you know you can watch all the kitchen crimes action LIVE on the JB kitchen webcam? Tune in beginning at 5 p.m. CST tonight. The first time I met five-time MLB World Series champ Derick Jeter was at dinner at Nick & Sam’s Steakhouse in Dallas. The second and third time, too. It’s also Continue reading →


Nick Sams sunday supper by MIchael Hiller

DFW Weekend eating highlights include Nick & Sam’s Sunday Supper, Fort Worth Food & Wine Festival

This weekend is bookended by two stellar food events. The Fort Worth Food & Wine Festival continues tonight with a BBQ at Billy Bob’s (yes, apparently, Billy Bob’s cooks ‘cue), followed tomorrow by a Grand Tasting then a dessert event where eight chefs and eight cocktail wizards serve desserts and drinks fashioned with Firestone & Robertson’s TX Blended Whiskey. Saturday Continue reading →


Nick Sams sunday supper by MIchael Hiller-8

Hot Date: Monthly “Sunday Supper” at Nick & Sam’s is this Sunday, October 26, and it’s the best deal in town

Can’t say enough good things about Nick & Sam’s Sunday Supper, the family-style dinner served at a long table in a back room of the steakhouse on the last Sunday of each month. If you’ve attended, you know that top chef Samir Dhurandhar leaves each of his chefs in charge of the meal on a rotating basis, then let’s them Continue reading →


heirloom tomato salad NIck & Sam's steakhouse Sunda Supper

Recap: Nick & Sam’s last-of-summer monthly Sunday Supper

I’ve told you a few times about Nick & Sam’s monthly Sunday Supper, a family-style affair that’s held in a private back room of the steakhouse restaurant on the last Sunday of each month. Last weekend was that Sunday. At each Sunday Supper, top chef Samir Dhurandhar lets each of his staff chefs choose a theme, then serve an outrageous Continue reading →


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