Coppell Student Media

Twisted Root plans to bring urban flair to Main Street

Twisted Root plans to bring urban flair to Main Street

January 8, 2014

By Kristen Shepard Editor-in-Chief Last year, when ground broke for the Main Street Coppell development, two large restaurant spaces and several office spaces were vacant and waiting for businesses to kick off Coppell’s latest economic project. Twisted Root Burger Company prides itself on being “where ...

Smashburger: Coppell’s newest and best burger joint

Smashburger: Coppell’s newest and best burger joint

April 11, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor There was a time, not long ago, when the golden arches of McDonald’s defined the American burger industry. Fast, cheap and greasy – that was the only option. Within the last few years, however, we have witnessed the rapid boom of trendy “better burger” establishments providing a higher quality, al...

Burger chains attract attention of CHS

September 7, 2011

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer Its hard to ignore the craze surrounding the new burger developments springing up around town. Specifically, What-A-Burger and In-N-Out have caught the attention of people all around Coppell. Whether you want a quick meal after a study session, or a social place...

The Mc-Licious return of the McRib

November 3, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Yup, McDonalds has brought back the infamous McRib sandwich - and we wonder why half the country is obese. The sandwich, which consists of a rib slathered in barbecue sauce, pickles and onions, will be back on the McDonalds for a limited time of six weeks. It has ...

A 9-inch burger? What?

October 7, 2010

What's 2,530 calories, 144 grams of fat, and includes six hamburger patties, pepperoni, mozzarella and something called Tuscan sauce on an enormous sesame-seed bun? It's Burger King's new Pizza Burger. At first sight, it seems like something out of a horror movie, a grotesque mush they call food. Thi...

New restaurant fills Chilli’s Too’s shoes

September 11, 2009

By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer In place of the typical Chilli’s fast food-style bustle, J. Macklin’s Grill features a more simple, sophisticated appearance, with sleek wooden tables and just-bright-enough lighting. The austere appearance is tempered by a few colorful paintings that give the restaurant...