Truluck’s Steak & Stone Crab
52401 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, 75201
Known for their famous stone crabs,
Truluck’s is the place to come for the best in
steaks and seafood. With their attentive wait
staff and excellent wine menu, Truluck’s is a
top-notch dining experience.
Twisted Root Burger Co.
2615 Commerce Street, Dallas, 75226
5609 SMU Boulevard, Ste 102, Dallas, 75206
If you like burgers, if you REALLY like
burgers, then Twisted Root is the place for
you. Featuring prime meat that’s fresh and
seasoned, never frozen, as well as hand-battered buttermilk fried dishes, fresh-cut
sweet potatoes, homemade pickles and
in-house made Root Beer; along with
homemade ice-cream and condiments.
2533 White Settlement Road
Fort Worth, 76107
From the day it opened in 1958, Angelo’s
has made a name for itself in the world
of barbecue. A down-home favorite,
the smoked ribs are done to a succulent
goodness that literally falls off the bones.
Say a special “hello” to the stuffed bear at
the front door.
Bella Italia West
5139 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, 76116
Exotic game is the name of the game at this
elegant restaurant, with everything from
buffalo, elk, ostrich, emu, quail, antelope,
caribou and venison on the menu, many
served in the traditional Italian style. The
original Bella Italia is located in Buenos Aires,
Argentina, and owner Carlo Croci has brought
the same fine quality of cuisine to Fort Worth.
2900 S. Hulen Street, Fort Worth, 76109
The only thing lovelier than the setting of
wood-beamed ceilings and quaint flowered
tablecloths in this little eatery would be the
food. Long-time patrons recommend the
tea-smoked duck or the macadamia-crusted
2458 N. Main Street, Fort Worth, 76164
Taste the stuff legends are made of. In
the steak business for more than 50 years,
Cattlemen’s Steakhouse is a Fort Worth icon
just around the corner from the Stockyards.
The service is friendly, the atmosphere is
relaxed, and the steaks are charcoal-grilled in
the front room. Patrons select their own cut
of meat, with a choice of everything from
three different cuts of rib-eye to a T-bone.
Fred’s Texas Café
915 Currie Street, Fort Worth, 76107
The looks of Fred’s Texas Café can be
deceiving. Considered a classic “hole in the
wall,” Fred’s is a small, friendly place set in
a very old building – and popular enough
to stay packed with customers. Menu items
include quesadillas, burgers, and beer. Check
out the outdoor patio and the live music on
Joe T. Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant
2201 N. Commerce Street, Fort Worth, 76164
This Dallas landmark was establish back
in 1935, and since then it has garnered a
reputation for a friendly, elegant atmosphere
coupled with outstanding traditional
Mexican fare. It even has its own bakery and
makes its own hot sauce.
4901 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, 76107
3124 Texas Sage Trail, Fort Worth, 76177
4825 Overton Ridge Blvd., Fort Worth, 76132
Everyone comes to eat at Kincaid’s. From
business suits to cowboy boots, literally
everyone that appreciates a good homemade
burger finds their way to Kincaid’s.
Considered a local classic, the burgers are
huge slabs of beef that are still worthy of the
designation, “Best Hamburger in the U.S.A.”
Order at the old-fashioned meat case left
over from the days when the place used to be
a grocery store, and be sure to remember to
order a side of fries or onion rings.
310 Houston Street, Fort Worth, 76102
Sixty Vines. Photo by Adam Stewart Photography