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    July 30, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 50: Kitfo From Sheba's Ethiopian Kitchen

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Unless you've been fasting for a day or so, you're going to want to bring a friend along f ... More >>

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    July 29, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 51: Rush Patisserie's Croissant, at a Storefront Near You

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. You can find croissants all over town, in grocery stores, coffee shops and cafes, but find ... More >>

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    July 28, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 52: The Cuban at International Bakery

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Cubans are blowing up menus all over Dallas. The toasted sandwiches, loaded with melting S ... More >>

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    July 25, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 53: The Popeye At Green Grocer

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I know what you're thinking: This one isn't even a dish. But you will be thanking me once ... More >>

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    July 24, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 54: Elotes, Everywhere

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Trying to pick a favorite elotes stand might be the most difficult task in favorite-food-p ... More >>

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    July 23, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 55: The Nachos at Spiral Diner

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. When a reader recommended I head to Spiral Diner to try out "The Mitch," I was happy to ob ... More >>

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    July 22, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 56: Beef Noodle Soup at Monkey King

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Look at the bottom right corner of the tray in the picture above and you'll see a paper cu ... More >>

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    July 21, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 57: Rib "Sandwich" at Baby Back Shak

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I'm a little late to the game. Tiffany Derry and her Hungry Investor friends got their mea ... More >>

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    July 18, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 58: Pig's Head at CBD Provisions

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. A handful of plates leaving the kitchen at CBD Provisions will turn the heads of diners, b ... More >>

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    July 17, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 59: Enmoladas at Mesa

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I could argue that if Mesa is good enough for Jay-Z and Beyoncé, we all should be flockin ... More >>

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    July 16, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 60: Plain Cheese Pizza Cooked Extra Crispy at Zoli's

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Pizza is one of the most abused foods Americans are subjected to. For generations we've ta ... More >>

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    July 15, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 61: Reuben at Kuby's

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Everyone loves a Reuben; it's what the sandwich will do to your waistline that's a concern ... More >>

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    July 14, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 62: Cabrito a la Parilla at El Ranchito

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. You will know El Ranchito is special before you even get through the door, because there's ... More >>

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    July 11, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 63: Quatro Leches Cake At Mesero Miguel

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. "Do you think I have a shot?" I asked the bartender at Mesero Miguel as she slid the plate ... More >>

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    July 10, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 64: Banana Flower Salad at Mot Hai Ba

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I feel like we should take a breather here guys. After two cheesesteaks, a chicken-fried s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 65: Brian Luscher's Post Oak Red Hot

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. The hot dog will never be the same. Seriously, every machine-pressed, synthetically cased, ... More >>

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    July 8, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 66: Suadero Tacos at La Banqueta

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Remember when the La Banqueta on Carroll Avenue closed? I was pretty sad, and to cheer me ... More >>

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    July 7, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 67: Bulgogi Cheesesteak at Say Kimchi

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. It's hard to figure out even where to begin with this thing, so it might be best to first ... More >>

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    July 3, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 68: Birria Tacos at Los Torres Taqueria

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Contrary to popular belief there is an Oak Cliff beyond West Jefferson Boulevard. Dining o ... More >>

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    July 2, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 69: Chicken and Waffles at Jonathon's

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Every chef has one. Some chefs have entire menus full of them -- that dish that they're ju ... More >>

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    July 1, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 70: Cheesesteak at Truck Yard

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. The food truck selection is always decent at Jason Boso's Truck Yard, Dallas' first perman ... More >>

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    June 30, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 71: The Chicken Wings at Teppo

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. While there are a few more to come, this is the first reader recommendation that really gr ... More >>

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    June 27, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 72: The Kathi Roll at Simply Dosa

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. A freshly made paratha is a wonderful thing, even on its own. The flatbreads are rich and ... More >>

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    June 26, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 73: Pupusas at La Pasadita

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Just off of Columbia Avenue on Carroll Road, there's a tiny beer store that always seems t ... More >>

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    June 25, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 74: Spicy Fish in Oil at Royal Sichuan

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Hungry? Grab a friend and make haste to Royal Sichuan. Actually, take a few friends if you ... More >>

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    June 24, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 74: Guisado Verde Tacos from La Nueva Fresh and Hot

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. There's no way to construct a list of 100 Favorite Dishes without including the delicious ... More >>

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    June 23, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 76: Escabeche at Joyce and Gigi's

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. I have mixed feelings about Joyce and Gigi's during happy hour, and if you've fallen in lo ... More >>

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    June 20, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 77: Steak Tartar at Gemma

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Those of you who like your beef cooked through to the color of wet newspaper might want to ... More >>

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    June 19, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 77: Goat Momo at Everest Restaurant

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. A trip out to Everest Restaurant from downtown Dallas can feel like a trek, but travelers ... More >>

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    June 18, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 78: Arepes at Zaguan

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. Zaguan is the little neighborhood café you wish you could walk to from your apartment on ... More >>

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    June 16, 2014

    100 Favorite Dishes, No. 79: Shish Tawook at Qariah

    To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue, we're counting down (in no particular order) our 100 Favorite Dishes. If there's a dish you think we need to try, leave it in the comments, or email me. When you walk into Qariah, you'll see a number of shawarma spits spinning with chicken and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    Five Reasons to Take Your Belly to Dallas Observer's Iron Fork Tonight

    Have plans this evening? Of course you do. You're headed to Iron Fork, the Dallas Observer's homage to local restaurants, anchored by an epic chef battle between James Beard nominee Matt McCallister and Richard Gras, who has been cooking at Oak in the Design District. If you don't have tickets yet, ... More >>

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    February 6, 2014

    Ten Dallas Restaurants You Should Be Eating at Right Now: Winter 2014

    Hungry? You will be eventually. And when those grinding stomach noises rise up from within, you'll have this list printed out at the ready. Here are 10 restaurants that I've dined in, reviewed, or otherwise written about and enjoyed in recent months. Put them in your regular rotation, and never g ... More >>

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    January 8, 2014

    Five New Year's Resolutions for Dallas Food Lovers That Are Actually Fun

    If you're like most everyone, you're already having trouble with your New Year's resolutions. Maybe you haven't folded yet, but surely the gears of self-doubt have begun to turn, challenging your will to move forward. Eventually you'll crumble, hanging this year's resolution in the closet, ready to ... More >>

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    October 8, 2013

    Dallas' 10 Best Places for Vegans and Omnivores to Eat Together in Harmony

    As we've previously discussed, being a vegan in Dallas isn't a miserable and lonely existence, so long as you know how to navigate eating situations involving friends, family and coworkers. A crucial piece of information to have in your back pocket is a restaurant list. But not just any restaurant ... More >>

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    September 25, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 3: Lalibela

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 24, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 4: Bolsa

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 20, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 5: Crossroads Diner

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 18, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 7: Teppo

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 17, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 8: Mesa

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 16, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 9: Kalachandji's

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 13, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 10: La Banqueta

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 12, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 11: Sushi Sake

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 11, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 12: Kuby's

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 9, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 14: Smoke

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 6, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 15: Chennai Cafe

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 6, 2013

    Football, Barbecue and TacoCon: This Week In Dallas Dining

    There is an undeniable energy that props of the spirits of humans across the country as the first week of September comes to pass. Last night, the NFL kicked off the months-long saga that is beer, chicken wing and nachos season and it's time to rejoice. If you're not a fan, there's always salads. Ha ... More >>

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    September 5, 2013
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    September 5, 2013

    Chennai, Plano's Indian-Food Gem, Demostrates How to Build a Better Biryani

    The first biryani I ever made was on Christmas Day. I somehow convinced the majority of my family that glazed ham with pineapple rings and the roast turkey redux were about as edaciously fashionable as microwave cookbooks and jello molds. I thought if a holiday meal was supposed to feel decadent and ... More >>

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