Paper City Magazine
Written by: Natalie Gempel
Culinary power couple Kent and Tracy Rathbun have some exciting news for Dallas diners. The duo is set to open Imōto, a new Pan-Asian restaurant and bar, in Victory Park on June 7.
The project marks Kent’s return to the Dallas restaurant scene after leaving his beloved restaurant Abacus in 2016, and becoming involved in a legal battle with his former business partners. Meanwhile, Tracy has kept busy opening Lovers Seafood Market and preparing to expand Shinsei with a second location at DFW Airport.
Imōto, named after the Japanese word for “little sister,” will be a culmination of the Rathbuns respective careers in the hospitality industry and their passion for Asian cuisine. The upscale restaurant will offer favorite dishes from a variety of Asian cultures, shareable…