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bronwen Apr 3, 2014 10:59 AM

FYI locals - La Fonda (opened in 1958) closed and Hot Joy on S. Alamo opens today. Love their crab fat chicken wings!

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    saeyedoc RE: bronwen Apr 3, 2014 12:11 PM

    Just to clarify, it's La Fonda in Alamo Heights, not the good one on Main that closed.

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      Sam Spade RE: bronwen Apr 22, 2014 05:24 PM

      Have been quite impressed with Hot Joy on both our visits so far. I'd venture to say 80% of the dishes are "new", and they assured me they'd move into "off-menu" selections (that were among our favorites from the pop-up days) in the near future.
      Haven't sampled cocktail menu yet, but, coming from Jeret Pena, I can't imagine being disappointed in that department. Riesling selection is awesome!!

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