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A week of chili at Tanya’s Soup Kitchen

With a whole bunch of snow and freezing temps imminent, Wichita is going to need all the chili it can get. Tanya’s Soup Kitchen at 1725 E. Douglas is here to help. The restaurant has declared this week chili week and will serve a different type of chili every day this week. Here’s the lineup. […]

Musical beer dinner at Tanya’s Soup Kitchen

Like food? Like beer? Like classical music? Tanya’s Soup Kitchen will be the site on Tuesday of a dinner that will team Tanya with River City Brewing Co. and The Wichita Sumphony.  The dinner’s special guests will be Daniel Hege, music director and conductor of the symphony, and concertmaster John Harrison. The dinner will have […]

Tanya’s Soup Kitchen offering fall cooking classes

Those who want to learn to cook like Tanya Tandoc, owner of Tanya’s Soup Kitchen at 1725 E. Douglas, will have many opportunities through the fall. The chef is putting on a series of demonstration-style evening cooking classes that include dinner, recipes and one glass of wine. The classes are all $45 a person and […]

My Ethiopian feast at Tanya’s Soup Kitchen

I finally got around to having dinner at Tanya’s Soup Kitchen, also known as Wichita’s most crowded lunch destination. On Friday and Saturday nights, the restaurant stays open late, and Tanya cooks up some sort of not-necessarily-soup special. This past weekend, she prepared an Ethiopian feast. Despite my regular chorus that I wish we had […]

Tanya’s Soup Kitchen to open April 11

Tanya’s Soup Kitchen at 1725 E. Douglas should open on Monday, April 11, assuming that the inspection process goes smoothly, Tanya Tandoc told me this morning. I called her because I’ve been teased lately by Facebook posts put up by Tanya and her brother/biz partner, Warren, showing the restaurant in progress. (I’ve also seen her […]

Tanya’s leading a field trip for foodies

If you’ve never been inside some of Wichita’s ethnic grocery stores, you are missing out. Amazing things can be found, including inexpensive produce, Chinese to-go boxes and hot churros. Soon, local restaurant owner Tanya Tandoc, owner of Tanya’s Soup Kitchen, will be leading a field trip to some of the city’s best ethnic markets. The […]

Tanya’s pretty pergola ready to go

As of today, the pretty new pergola at Tanya’s Soup Kitchen at 1725 E. Douglas is up, and the patio is open. Crews have been working on the structure, which is covered on top to make it rain-proof, for a couple of weeks. Those who visit for lunch today can be the first to enjoy […]

Tanya’s planning a very puggy birthday

Can you believe it’s already been a year since Tanya’s Soup Kitchen reopened at 1725 E. Douglas? This week, mistress of soup Tanya Tandoc will celebrate her restaurant’s first birthday (officially on Friday) with several days worth of activities, culminating in a PUG BRUNCH this Sunday. The pug brunch, inspired by Tanya’s beloved pugs Olive […]

Free Tanya’s food! Free Tanya’s food!

An event being put on next week by the Wichita State University’s Ulrich Museum of Art will offer something everyone could use more of: free food from the popular Tanya’s Soup Kitchen, 1725 E. Douglas. “Tell It Like It Is: Candor in Contemporary Video Art” is scheduled for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. next Thursday, Feb. […]

A peek inside Tanya’s

I know I’ve been blogging a lot about Tanya lately, but I hope you will indulge one more post. (I get the feeling you all are interested, after all.) On Saturday, I finally got a chance to check out the new Tanya’s Soup Kitchen, which opened a week ago today at 1725 E. Douglas. We […]