Restaurants

This section features the latest articles on Dallas restaurants, bars, and food/wine festivals/tastings. New restaurants in Dallas open and close all the time, so instead of one off reviews, we offer foodie expert lists and “Best of” articles using themes such as best Dallas restaurant, best BBQ, best hamburger, etc. Often we’ll theme articles based on location like “Best Downtown Dallas Restaurants,” Lakewood, Oak Cliff, Uptown, Deep Ellum, and the like. Subscribe to our RSS or get updates directly via email using our subscribe page to get your Dallas food fix!

Desperados Mexican Restaurant Celebrates 40 Years With Big Anniversary Bash

Desperados Mexican Restaurant Celebrates 40 Years With Big Anniversary Bash

In honor of Desperados Mexican Restaurant’s 40th Anniversary, the restaurant is hosting a 40th anniversary bash on October 6th at their Greenville location. The family-owned Mexican restaurant has been a Dallas favorite for four decades and has cemented itself as a city landmark on Greenville Avenue since it opened. The party will take place in the front parking [...]

October Cooking Classes at Sea Breeze

October Cooking Classes at Sea Breeze

Every month, guests rush to sign up for the coveted Sea Breeze seafood cooking classes, which make cooking fresh seafood at home a breeze!  Classes for October will be Sundays, October 9 and 23 from 3-4:30 p.m., and will be the last ones of 2016.   Guests in the classes will learn 3-4 seafood recipes, taste [...]

Be a Sommelier for a Day at III Forks

Be a Sommelier for a Day at III Forks

  Have you ever wanted the chance to be a sommelier at a fine dining restaurant with a world-class wine cellar? Then III Forks in Dallas has created the perfect offering. Each month, the renowned steakhouse will offer a Sommelier for a Day opportunity. The first Wednesday of each month from 5-7 p.m., guests can help select featured [...]

BrainDead Brewing Festicle: Barrel-Aged and Wild Beer Festival

BrainDead Brewing Festicle: Barrel-Aged and Wild Beer Festival

The creators of Big Texas Beer Fest and BrainDead Brewing have teamed up for the second annual BrainDead Festicle! The Festicle is a celebration of barrel-aged and wild beers, located in the heart of Deep Ellum. This event will take place outdoors in the parking lot west of BrainDead Brewing with 30 to 35 breweries [...]

R Taco Donates 10% of Dallas Sales to Fight Hunger on National Taco Day

R Taco Donates 10% of Dallas Sales to Fight Hunger on National Taco Day

R Taco, a distinctive fast-causal taco concept featuring flavorful street-style tacos, is celebrating National Taco Day by donating 10 percent of Dallas and Denver restaurant food and non-alcoholic beverage sales on October 4th to area food banks.

The Island Spot Heats Up With New Oak Cliff Location

The Island Spot Heats Up With New Oak Cliff Location

Following award-winning success, Dallas’ eminent Jamaican Kitchen and Bar, The Island Spot, recently expanded beyond its Carrollton location to open its second location at The Jefferson Tower development in Oak Cliff. This location boasts 3,600 sq. ft. of upstairs/downstairs dining, patio seating, modern rustic aesthetics, and a signature Rum Bar. Now nestled at the corner of Jefferson and Madison [...]

Little Woodrow’s Opens Its First Dallas Location

Little Woodrow's Opens Its First Dallas Location

Little Woodrow’s, a Texas-based group of neighborhood bars founded in 1994, is opening its first location in Dallas this weekend. The opening of Little Woodrow’s neighborhood bar brings more than 100 types of beer with 46 on tap and at least 25 local craft beers, a full bar with an extensive collection of high-end whiskey, and 22 large-screen, high-definition TVs for the ultimate sports watching experience to Ross Avenue.

SMOKED Dallas

SMOKED Dallas

If you like BBQ and live music, you’re in luck. On Saturday, September 24th, SMOKED Dallas is bringing over 15 barbecue joints from across Texas to Main St. Garden Park. The event will feature live music and entertainment along with complimentary barbecue tastings from 2:30-5 PM. The event will run until 10 PM, with barbecue [...]

VodkaFest

Whether you like yours shaken with an olive as a Martini or with a splash of fruit in a Cosmopolitan, craft vodkas have changed the face of the cocktail scene in North America.  In celebration of this cocktail craze, Cool River Café will host Vodka Fest on Saturday, September 24 at 7:30 p.m.  The restaurant [...]

Join Us: Tower Club Charity Classic

Join Us: Tower Club Charity Classic

What if I told you about an event where you could transport yourself into the 1960s and sip Old Fashioneds all night long, all while donating to a great cause? Allow me to invite you to the Tower Club Charity Classic, an event so dapper even Don Draper would be there in a heartbeat. On Friday, [...]