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Babalu Tapas & Tacos coming to Nashville

October 17th, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here

Restaurant concept leases 5,000 square feet of space at mixed-use project on former Colonial Bakery site in Melrose area BY: Getahn Ward, tennessean.com A restaurant offering gourmet Spanish-style tapas and tacos with a Southern twist plus craft cocktails will anchor the Eighth South mixed-use  Read More

Babalu Tapas & Tacos to open in Midtown Atlanta

August 17th, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here

A rendering of BABALU Tacos & Tapas scheduled to open in 2017 in ALTA Midtown at 915 West Peachtree Street. (Courtesy of Selig Enterprises) BY: Merideth Martin, AtlantaLoop.com The Midtown area will soon have a new place to eat tacos  Read More

Babalu to open second Memphis location in East Memphis

August 1st, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here

BY: Jennifer Biggs of the Commercial Appeal Babalu Tacos & Tapas will open its second Memphis location around the end of the year or early in 2017, this one in East Memphis on Poplar just east of Massey. Babalu, owned  Read More

Go inside Babalu, Dilworth’s new tacos & tapas restaurant

July 13th, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here

BY: Ted Williams, CharlotteAgenda.com Babalu Tapas & Tacos will open on July 25th in the old Cantina 1511 location on East Boulevard. Think Soul Gastrolounge with tacos and Tex-Mex. – Rebecca, the Babalu Charlotte General Manager, told me that they’re known  Read More

Babalu Embraces Urban Renewal Across the Southeast

February 17th, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here

Entry door signage at Babalu Knoxville JACKSON, MS (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 16, 2016 It has been 35 years since a customer darkened the door of the department store that used to occupy 416 Gay Street in Knoxville, Tenn. While the downtown  Read More

Chefs combine nostalgia and seasonality in warm desserts

January 9th, 2016        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas

The cinnamon and coffee flavors in Babalu’s bread pudding complement its Latin-inspired menu. Photo: Babalu Tacos & Tapas BY: Bret Thorn, Nation’s Restaurant News Babalu Tacos & Tapas — a chain with locations in Jackson, Miss.; Memphis, Tenn.; Birmingham, Ala.;  Read More

Eat Here Brands Keeps Memphis Restaurants on Cutting Edge

October 8th, 2015        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Interim, News

Interim staff from left: sous chef Sepand Mazahery, executive chef Sam Miller, manager Daniel Alston, sous chef BJ Cook, general manager Jake Miller and pastry chef Franck Oysel. BY: Andy Meek, Memphis Daily News A Jackson, Miss.-based restaurant company with  Read More

Babalu opens in Birmingham’s Lakeview District

October 22nd, 2014        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, Eat Here, News

Babalu Tacos & Tapas opens its first Alabama location today in the new 29 Seven retail and residential development in Birmingham’s bustling Lakeview District. The restaurant, which also has locations in Jackson, Miss., and Memphis, serves gourmet tacos, Spanish-style tapas  Read More

Dining Review: Elegant setting, excellent food at Interim

September 12th, 2014        —        Eat Here, Interim, News

BY: Jennifer Biggs, Commercial Appeal Jason Dallas is preparing some of the best food in the city, and doing so in a space beautifully designed to showcase his considerable culinary talent. Time for an Interim primer: The great space on  Read More

Big, tasty menu at Babalu

August 15th, 2014        —        Babalu Tacos & Tapas, News

By: Jennifer Biggs, Commercial Appeal Be careful describing Babalu, because it would be easy to get it wrong. There’s a taco menu and the tableside guacamole is a signature item — but it’s not a Mexican restaurant. There’s a nice  Read More