Dining

Lively crowd at Mercat Bistro.

Dining in Dallas

Taste the unique culture of Dallas firsthand, with incredible dining options spread throughout the city. Sample the finest in chef-driven cuisine – from internationally-inspired dishes like Laotian boat noodles, ceviche and sashimi, to Texan mainstays like tacos, steak and barbecue. No matter your tastes, or your budget, there's an unforgettable meal waiting for you in Dallas.

Patio view

Dallas loves brunch

Brunch is a must during your Dallas getaway. With traditional offerings as well as some local favorites, we take our favorite meal of the day seriously. Don't forget to bring your appetite!

Make brunch plans

Table of food at Pecan Lodge in Deep Ellum.

Barbecue in Dallas

Texas is known for its take on barbecue. From the smoky meats to the savory sides, Dallas barbecue joints will satisfy your cravings and help you explore our best neighborhoods. From the Bishop Arts District to Deep Ellum, you'll get a taste of our BBQ no matter where you go.

Explore our BBQ

Margarita and food at Cafe Herrera.

Experience the
Margarita Mile

What goes better with a margarita than some fantastic food? Step onto the Margarita Mile, a collection of the best and brightest margaritas in the city.

Get on the Mile

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

More cuisines:

  • Ice Cream Parlors
  • American
  • Barbeque
  • Chinese
  • Diners
  • French
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mexican
  • Middle Eastern
  • Pizza
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouses
  • Sushi
  • Thai
  • Vegan or Vegetarian
  • Asian
  • International

Neighborhoods:

Central Dallas
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  • Knox/Henderson
  • Deep Ellum
  • Design District
  • Downtown
  • Market Center
  • Uptown (Oak Lawn)
East Dallas
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  • Lake & Garden
  • Lower Greenville
  • Northeast Dallas (Proper)
North Dallas
  • Love Field + Surrounding Areas
South Dallas
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  • Cedars Southside
  • Fair Park
  • Oak Cliff
West Dallas
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  • Sylvan 30 + West Dallas
  • Trinity Groves

Dining

House of Blues Restaurant & Bar

Promoted

The Playwright Irish Pub

Del Frisco's Grille - Uptown

Happiest Hour

Wild Salsa

Marie Gabrielle Restaurant & Garden

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House

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The Crafty Irishman Public House

deal

Y.O. Ranch Steakhouse

Truluck's Seafood Steak and CrabHouse …

Pappas Bros. Steakhouse

Terry Black's Barbecue

Dick's Last Resort

Jasper's Uptown

imoto

Foundation Room

The Backyard

Jacob's Spring Grille

Member

The French Room

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Graze Restaurant

Bob's Steak and Chop House

The Owner's Box

Texas Spice

Fearing's

Fearing's

Kitchen Table

Local Gems and Hidden Treats

Near and far, there are plenty of options to discover off the beaten path. We did the research and compiled a list of the best hidden gems around the city.

Fiction Coffee in Bryan Place.