Neighborhood: The Cedars

Just 5 minutes by car and 20 minutes by foot, the Cedars is another neighborhood phoenix. Although it’s been healthily populated for the last decade by businesses, recording studios, dive-bars, musicians and artists, in the last 2 years, more single-family housing, lofts and all the amenities that go with those things have found their way into the…

Best BBQ in Dallas

Dallas, TX is known for it’s pit masters as well as it is it’s high heels and shopping. Here’s a BBQ best-of-list near downtown Dallas.  

Neighborhood: The West End

Just at the west end of downtown Dallas, you’ll find, wait for it, The West End. It’s a historic district and is a popular destination for tourists with more than 7 million people visiting the 3×3 block neighborhood each year.  As one of the leading tourist attractions in the city of Dallas, the district is comprised of century-old…

Sweet Treats

Long-touted as having more restaurants per capita than New York, Dallas wouldn’t be a well-rounded food mecca if it didn’t entertain the sweet tooth in all of us. Here’s some of the best sugary fixes near downtown.

Craft Coffee

Of course you can google Starbucks or 7-11, but if you want a pick-me-up that’s more legit, check out these brews.

Wanna Dance?

One of the things Dallas might be infamous for outside of the whole, you know, JFK thing, and oh yeah, Bonnie & Clyde, is the Starck Club — a legend for nightclubbing, and coining the term “ecstasy”.  Some of our agency owners today who were club-goers back then will tell you, “I remember when you’d go to the club,…

Late Night Food

Where can you get food after the receptions and after parties, and sometimes after-after parties? Besides pinging room service, here are some after hours and all-hours places to soak up all the fun you’re having.

Vegetarian and Vegan

Most of the restaurants in Dallas can be vegetarian-friendly. But there’s also a handful of vegetarian/vegan-only dining options around town as well. Check out some of the options below.

Neighborhood: Knox-Henderson

At the northern edge of Uptown is Knox/Henderson – which is a stretch of restaurants, bars, shops in strips going from the west side of 75/Central to the east, all the way to Ross Avenue. Popular among most crowds, it’s a beast to park and not as accessible via bus/rail. So best to take a Lyft. Notable:…

Neighborhood: Old East Dallas

To the east of downtown is what we call “Old East Dallas,” and it’s salt-and-peppered full of gorgeous old houses of various styles and sizes in the Swiss Avenue Historic District, next to apartments and shopping strips. The restaurants and bars in this area — although popular among locals, still feel undiscovered. Probably because of the…