Hotel Adolphus

  • Culture

    November 22, 2012

    The Life and Death of Dallas Theater Center's Jack Ruby, All-American Boy

    In 1974, DTC premiered its best show ever. Why was it never seen again?

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Dining at the Adolphus in 1937 Pretty Much Would Have Kicked Ass

    We're doing some construction around here, which has prompted some early spring cleaning. It's funny the things you find when you rummage around old desk drawers and file cabinets. Like this dinner menu from the Hotel Adolphus, drafted for the Dallas Southern Clinical Society, whatever that was. Had ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2011

    Best of Dallas 2011: Sports (Director's Cut and Deleted Scenes)

    ​Some are good. Some are getting better. But only a select few are the best. When it comes to our annual Best of Dallas issue I've made it easy this year. For those of you too cheap to "buy" a paper that's absolutely free, just sit back in your boxers and click, click, click away. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Combing for Photos of Dallas'
    Don the Beachcomber

    ​Tiki history hobbyists -- a remarkably serious and disciplined group, considering its members like their drinks served in coconuts -- are on the hunt for photos of Dallas' Don the Beachcomber. Open at the corner of Meadow Road and Greenville Avenue from 1974 to 1982, the Dallas outlet of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Save The Date

    Mid-week date nights are a staple in our romantic relationships. The dates themselves don't necessarily have to be romantic, but it's a happy occasion when date night and romance actually do intersect. Starting tonight and continuing on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through February, the very r ... More >>