About the Neighborhood

Knox Street to the West, Henderson Avenue to the East – this bustling area is full of some of the city's hottest eateries and cocktail bars.

Use our guide to the neighborhood to plan your next outing! While we've mentioned a few spots here, there are so many more to explore! Head out and find your new favorites - and tag @VisitDallas on Instagram when you make it there. 

Neighborhood Highlights

Pie Tap Pizza Workshop + Bar

Dig into fresh savory pizza pies and other dishes for brunch, lunch and dinner at Pie Tap Pizza + Bar. The goat cheese fondue, served with warm bread puffs and pepper jam, is a local favorite.

Felix Culpa

Tantalize your taste buds with modern American cuisine given a European twist in a cool, contemporary lounge-style environment that would make an interior designer swoon.

Café Madrid

For almost 30 years, Café Madrid has provided patrons with Spanish tapas, a wide variety of Spanish wines and sherries, and live flamenco dancing.

The Porch

This modern gastropub serves up sophisticated American cuisine classics to pair with tasty cocktails, wine and brews.

Fireside Pies

Thin-crust lovers rejoice – Fireside Pies dishes out wood-fired pizzas with high-quality ingredients alongside great locals taps every evening just for you.


Gather your friends at this contemporary eatery to feast on international inspired shared plates, unique dishes and creative cocktails made with local spirits.

Velvet Taco

A hip chain taqueria hosting flavors from all over the globe with their fusion taco like spicy tikka chicken and Nashville hot tofu.

Fadi's Mediterranean Grill

This cafeteria style restaurant has fresh Mediterranean eats where proteins and sides on the menu rotate daily.


Taverna is a primarily Texas chain focused on Northern Italian fare like pan seared sea bass and their signature dish, risotto.

Toulouse Café and Bar

Indulge in French cuisine from a seasonal menu at this sophisticated bistro with a charming patio space.

Tei Tei Robata Bar

Tei Tei brings a piece of Japan to Henderson Avenue with the tastes of Tokyo-style robata, sushi and sake. The menu features daily specials made with fresh and seasonal ingredients shipped from Japan and other places across the globe.

The Tipsy Cupcake

Satisfy your sweet tooth with a buzz at this cupcake shop that specializes in alcohol-infused cupcakes.

The Old Monk

Established in 1998, The Old Monk has been serving the Dallas community good beer, housemade cocktails and great bar food in an old fashioned, pub-like atmosphere for more than 20 years.

Henderson Tap House

Gather your watch party and head to this full-service sports bar that boasts a large selection of brews, classic cocktails, food and a 7,000-sq.-ft. patio with multiple TV screens.


Tap into your inner child at Barcadia, where you can play classic '80s arcade games, skeeball, air hockey, and even life-size jenga – all while enjoying a cold one with your pals.

Capitol Pub

Sister pub to The Dubliner in East Dallas, Capitol Pub provides a seemingly endless list of craft beers, a variety of imported whiskies, seasonal cocktails and good eats in a cozy ambiance.

Hideaway on Henderson

If you're looking to have a fun and laid back night with friends or looking to make some new ones, visit this local dive bar for good drinks and a good time.