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"OUR FOCUS IS ON MEXICAN FOOD. WE'RE TRYING TO GO FAR AWAY FROM TEX-MEX. WE HOPED TO CREATE A DINING EXPERIENCE WHERE THE LOCALS, AS WELL AS THE OUTSIDERS, CAN REALLY EXPERIENCE TRADITIONAL MEXICAN FOOD."
Jan 30, 2013, by Carol Shih, Side Dish for D Magazine
Father-and-son Jesse Moreno and Jesse Moreno Jr. have teamed up to bring contemporary, artistic food to New East Elm, where the owners of Peak and Elm have planted themselves at 132 North Peak Street. Read the full article HERE.
"IT'S RELAXED. IT'S INVITING. IT'S JUST THE KIND OF PLACE YOU'D GO WITH A SECOND DATE FOR STACKED MOLE ENCHILADAS."
Feb 4, 2013, by urbandaddy.com
This authentic Mexican spot comes from the family behind La Popular Tamale House, so yeah... you’ll be fine here. What you’ve got is a little storefront restaurant with green tile floors, exposed brick walls and light pouring in through big windows. Read the full article HERE.
"FROM THE AWARD-WINNING FOUNDERS OF DALLAS INSTITUTION, LA POPULAR TAMALE HOUSE, PEAK & ELM OFFERS CREATIVE, UNPRETENTIOUS, CONTEMPORARY MEXICAN FOOD..."
Feb 4, 2013, by iliveindallas.com
Reflecting the soul of Deep Ellum’s New East Elm neighborhood, the eatery’s location is among the city’s most historically prominent venues, and in helping update and preserve the famed downtown space, Peak & Elm is honored to continue the site’s legacy of cultural significance. Read the full article HERE.
"EXPANDING THEIR HORIZONS IN A MUCH TASTIER (AND MORE TASTEFUL) WAY THAN THE PARTICIPANTS IN A GIRLS GONE WILD SHOOT, THE TAMAL TITANS BEHIND LA POPULAR HAVE JUST LAUNCHED PEAK & ELM..."
Feb 13, 2013, by Aaron Miller, Thrillist
The place is right along the old trolly line from Junius Heights to Downtown, and is basically an homage to old East Dallas, complete with the number bar off a trolly, pics by local artists, wood from area houses... Read the full article HERE.
"PEAK & ELM COCINA Y BAR IS OUR NEW CONCEPT, AND WHAT WE WANT TO GIVE TO THE CITY OF DALLAS IS A NEW DINING EXPERIENCE..."
Jan 15, 2013, by Brittany Nunn, The Advocate
I happened upon a pleasant surprise last week. While popping over to Peak and Elm to check out the latest edition of the La Popular Tamale House franchise... Read the full article HERE.