Trendy without being pretentious, enjoy
Tex-mex dishes of seafood, enchiladas and
the famous poblano mashed potatoes. With
more than 80 types of Mexican tequila, it’s
no wonder that the Iron Cactus has been
named one of the top 10 tequila bars in the
5505 Beltline Road, Dallas, 75254
Since 1985, Jake’s has been serving up what
many believe to be the best burger in DFW,
including Texas Monthly, D Magazine,
NBCDFW.com, Dallas Observer and Sports
Page Weekly, to name a few.
La Duni Latin Café
4620 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, 75205
4264 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, 75219
A Latin flavored coffee house and restaurant,
Chef Dunia Borga’s menu is a perfect
combination of European traditions with Latin
American flair, and the only four-star restaurant
in Dallas with entrees under $10. Perfect
beginnings such as Carne Asada deserve perfect
endings, so treat yourself to Borga’s award-winning Cuatro Leches cake. Enjoy the full
Mojito, espresso, gelato and tea bar.
19009 Preston Road, Ste. 200, Dallas, 75252
To visit Lavendou is to be transported to the
French countryside. Lavendou’s warm and
welcoming décor immerses its patrons in
the fresh French cuisine of Southern France.
Owner Pascal Cayet is dedicated to ensuring
that every dining experience is a wonderful one.
The Mercury Grill
11909 Preston Road, Ste. 1418, Dallas, 75240
Chef Chris Ward’s fabulous menu featuring
a unique blend of Continental, Asian and
Middle Eastern flavors is a treat unto itself,
and is a real local favorite.
2201 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, 75207
Nana celebrates the commonplace by
providing its patrons with an unforgettable
culinary experience that combines the casual
with the sophisticated. Nana is located on the
27th floor of one of the Anatole Hotel’s towers
and provides spectacular views of the city.
P.F. Chang’s China Bistro
18323 North Dallas Parkway, Dallas, 75287
225 NorthPark Center, Dallas, 75225
Trendy P.F. Chang’s is known for exquisite
traditional Chinese food and innovative
fusion dishes that reveal Southeast Asian
influences. Signature dishes include Chang’s
Chicken in Soothing Lettuce Wraps and
their Cantonese Roasted Duck.
R&D Rathbun’s Blue Plate Kitchen
6130 Luther Lane, Dallas, 75225
A part of Kent Rathbun’s fleet of high-end restaurants, the Blue Plate Kitchen
brings together the relaxed atmosphere
of casual dining with the delicate and
complex flavors that represent the best of
the culinary arts.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
17840 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, 75287
Carefully selected and aged for tenderness.
Cut thick to ensure juiciness. Seared to
perfection at 1800 degrees. Topped with
fresh butter that sizzles seductively on your
plate, announcing the arrival of a fantastic
steak you’ll be talking about for days.
St. Pete’s Dancing Marlin
2730 Commerce Street, Dallas, 75226
Casual but always classy, St. Pete’s is known
for the white tablecloths upon which they
serve their platters of delicious pizzas and
Sambuca Restaurant – Uptown
2120 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, 75201
Sambuca hosts Grammy Award-winning
performers and features a unique, eclectic
atmosphere where guests are greeted
by live music every night of the week.
Guests dine on menu items like Grilled
Beef Tenderloin topped with Blue Cheese
Walnut Butter and Pan Roasted Sea Bass
with Mushroom Orzo.
7713 Inwood Road, Dallas, 75209
Top-quality sushi, excellent service and
serene Asian ambience combine to make a
gastronomic delight to all five senses.
Steel Restaurant & Lounge
3102 Oak Lawn Avenue #100, Dallas, 75219
Highly rated Steel Restaurant and Lounge
is an upscale sushi bar with a warm and
inviting Zen atmosphere, with a vast array
of wines from its wine cellar and a lively bar
scene. Located in the Centrum building.
3858 Oak Lawn at Blackburn, Dallas, 75219
Get ready for an avant-garde dining
experience at Sushi Zushi, with its sushi made
of nontraditional spices and local ingredients
– although traditionalists shouldn’t worry
– there’s also an extensive menu list of
traditional sushi favorites as well. Traditional
Japanese fare is also served – try the Teppan
Yaki, Yakitori or the Yakisoba noodles.
Tei Tei Robata Bar
2906 North Henderson, Dallas, 75206
The highlight of the menu is the robata -
a traditional cooking style of Hokkaido
in northern Japan where the day’s catch
is grilled on small fires. Kobe beef is a
featured item on the menu that you can
enjoy several ways.