NorthPark Center

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2013

    UPDATED: Green House Market Has Set Down Roots at NorthPark, and Opens Next Week

    UPDATE: According to a spokeswoman the opening has been pushed back to mid-November, firm date coming. Vegetable matter is a precious commodity when it comes to takeout and fast food. So the Green House food truck, even if it left Carnivore-in-Chief Alice wanting a little something more, was a wel ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 4, 2013
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    February 21, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 30, 2012

    Seasons 52 is Open at NorthPark Center

    Seasons 52 opened Monday at NorthPark Center, between Neiman Marcus and Dillard's in the old McCormick & Schmick's space. The casual upscale grill and wine bar seats over 400 diners and focuses on a menu that changes seasonally -- or perhaps like all 52 weeks of a farmers' market. In addition to ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 18, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Finding Consolation In a Bowl Of Soup -- In A Shopping Mall

    Maybe you've been there. You're all excited to check out the latest blockbuster at the NorthPark Center theater, and after spending 10 minutes jockeying around the lot and shunning the valet to find your own parking, you approach the ticket booth and your show is sold out. Not just the 7:05 p.m. you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Panda Express At NorthPark Center May Have Over-crisped Their Eggrolls

    Egg rolls may be a little harder to come by in the future at the NorthPark Center. The Dallas Morning News first reported a two-alarm fire that broke out this morning at 10:30 a.m. in the Panda Express, located in the food court. Twitter users have begun posting pictures of a significant amount of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Ron Paul Supporters Prove, Once and For All, That Meetup is Still Good For Something

    Honk if you find politically motivated honking sort of annoying.​Driving home last night, I saw a few lonely sign wavers on the north side of Northwest Highway. "Bring our troops home now," the signs urged, and I thought: Hey. That's nice. A totally depoliticized protest of our country's ongoi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Cibus: Try the Half-off Pizza and Drink Specials, if You Can Find a Cool Seat

    ​Happy Eating brings you tips on the best deals on local restaurants' happy hour menus. Just like its North Park neighbor Kona Grill, Cibus has made some changes to its happy hour selections. Where: Cibus, 8687 N. Central Expressway, No. 1608 (in NorthPark Center mall). When: 4-7p.m M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    Baby Buggy Buggers: And You Thought Hummers Were Obnoxious

    ​Went to NorthPark Center in fancy North Dallas a few afternoons ago. Don't go often. Already have all the monogrammed Kleenex I need. But let me ask you something. What is it with the triple baby carts? You know I'm not making this up. You've seen it. There are people out there who are pushi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 26, 2011
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    April 22, 2011

    Pupuseria Yoselyn's Round Treats

    ​Everywhere you look in the area east and north of Park Lane and Greenville Avenue, there is an Ethiopian restaurant or business. Within one of those shops, a pupusa maker offers a golden alternative to sour, spongy, wonderful injera. The handmade quesadilla-corn cake hybrid treats, a source ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    It's a Film! It's an Infomercial! Actually, It's Both. WSJ Sneaks One Dallas Film Fest Entry.

    ​Saturday afternoon's screening of Cooper & The Castle Hills Gang at NorthPark Center, among the handful of family-friendly offerings at the Dallas International Film Festival, is nearly sold out; all that remain are rush tickets. But if you're desperate to see the 50-minute short about kids w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    TGI Friday's: No More In NorthPark; Yes More in the Middle East

    ​T.G.I. Friday's, a place known for its red-and-white stripes and flair for shrugging off the work-week, may be feeling the crunch just like everyone else -- or it may just be changing its game. Within the last week, the location at NorthPark Center shuttered its doors amidst numerous T.G.I. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2010

    Love This Love Field Mini-Doc That Looks at Airport's Past and Animates Its Future

    Last night, at the suggestion of a Friend of Unfair Park, I went over to the Love Field Modernization Program website to watch a nearly seven-minute-long look at the what was and what will be at the city-owned airport currently undergoing renovations. It wasn't there just a couple of weeks ago, when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    Paciugo Gelato & Caffè Puts Out the Pumpkin

    ​A round of cupcake roulette, wherein a pill of cyanide is hidden in one of a dozen cupcakes, is preferable to clothes shopping, doubly so when the shopping is for a wedding, and I'm sent out on a solo mission to "Find the perfect tie. But not too perfect; that's expensive." The aromatic typh ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 14, 2010
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    August 19, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 28, 2010

    NorthPark Center Is Not a Drive-Thru. Unless, Apparently, You're Trying to Steal ATMs.

    ​This just in from the Dallas Police Department concerning an attempted smash-and-grab at the mall at around 3 this morning:Dallas Police Officers Responded to a call at North Park Mall at 8687 North Central Expressway regarding an open building. A witness who works at NorthPark Mall told officers ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 27, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    At the New Park Lane Whole Foods, a Most Ginormous Selection of Beer

    ​We'll have more from the Park Lane Whole Foods Market over on City of Ate in coming days, as the 62,000-square-foot behemoth prepares for its Monday-morning bow. Till then, sure, I could tell you all about the covered gardening center or how the supplements and cosmetics center looks like somethi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Putting On Yoda's Head They Are

    Flickr user: Gadget VirtuosoDon't tell the 5-year-old living in the house, but we kinda forgot that over the weekend, they were building an 8-foot-tall Yoda at NorthPark Center in conjunction with the opening of the mall's LEGO store. Thankfully, "Gadget Virtuoso" was there to document the finish-up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    Farewell, Farrah Fawcett

    Corpus Christi native Farrah Fawcett, who died today at the age of 62 following a lengthy and very public battle with cancer, will be remembered for many things: Charlie's Angels, her hair, that pin-up poster, The Burning Bed (she could act!), her David Letterman appearance. But locals who actually ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 28, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    That Park Lane Development Is Now Open For Living and Shopping

    The 33.5-acre Park Lane mixed-use development, across Central Expressway from NorthPark Center, today announced that it's open for business -- which is to say, four of the 15 announced restaurants and retailers will commence to sellin' beginning tomorrow. First up is Nordstrom Rack, followed by the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    Peace Out: Dallas ISD Kiddos Decorate NorthPark Barney's For Christmas

    Earlier today our downstairs neighbors at Big Thought sent the image above, which you've no doubt seen if you've window-shopped at NorthPark Center during this most wonderful (enh) time of the year. It's the storefront at Barney's New York, where the theme's "Have a Hippie Holiday," which, I'll assu ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 27, 2008

    Boot-Makin' Boogie

    Pinto Ranch hosts old-fashioned craftsmen

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2008

    Holiday Crime Initiative, Not Just Another Excellent Band Name

    At this very moment, the city council's Public Safety Committee is meeting to discuss, among other things, the so-called Holiday Crime Initiative aimed at preventing crime during this most wonderful time of the year. Specially, today's presentation deals with two parts of town: the Dallas Police Dep ... More >>

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    October 9, 2008

    Runway Magic

    Fashion at the Park has drool-worthy designers

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2008

    Dallas Moneymen Sink $12 Million Into a Big Ol' Bowl of Frozen Yogurt

    John Antioco's had plenty of good jobs around town: He was chairman and CEO of Blockbuster Inc., where he did quite well for hisself, and senior VP of store operations at 7-Eleven, which is where his Blockbuster replacement, Jim Keyes, came from. Now he's one of the operating partners at Dallas-base ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 10, 2008

    Hot Fun In The Summertime

    NorthPark breaks out the face paint

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    December 6, 2007

    Get Scrooged

    The master of puppets picks at patrons

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2007

    You Are Such a Prom Queen

    Really, too bad Girl on Top's on her way outta here. I so had the perfect assignment for her too, as it combines her two favorite pastimes: trying out for reality shows and hanging out at NorthPark Center. As the writers' strike continues, here and in Hollywood, ABC will be in Dallas on Saturday cas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2007

    Dancing in the Mall? In!

    This weekend the Doubletree Hotel Dallas-Campbell Centre will host the annual Dallas Southern Pride extended-dance-mix weekend, for which organizers are expecting some 10,000 members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender "community of color." Oak Lawn will be crowded too, with copious partie ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 2, 2007

    Playing House

    These houses are projects of hope for area kids

  • Calendar

    July 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    March 19, 2007

    Vh1 is Accidentally Honoring Raymond Nasher Tonight, Sort Of. Kind Of.

    David Byrne shot True Stories at NorthPark Center, no doubt because it was the only art gallery in the world with a Gap. As we were leaving the office on Friday, word came down that Raymond Nasher had fallen ill on a flight back from Europe and had died at 85; no doubt you've read myriad pieces in ... More >>

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    March 8, 2007

    Fancy Pants

    NorthPark gets fashionable

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    October 19, 2006

    Racing for Boobs

    Run a 5K for breast cancer

  • Calendar

    September 21, 2006
  • Blogs

    May 8, 2006

    The Mall: It's a Good Thing

    It was 20 years ago today, or thereabouts, that David Byrne shot True Stories in NorthPark Center. NorthPark Center officially reopened Friday, with the kinda-sorta debut of the brand-new wing that houses, among other things, the retro-normous AMC NorthPark 15 and the just-slightly-better-than-the G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2006

    Muy Mall

    I'm no grade-A shopper, so this might sound a little ignorant to readers who own one or more credit cards, but what in the hell happened to NorthPark Center? I drove up on Saturday to get my once-every-six-months clothes-shopping expedition out of the way, so I figured I'd pop in, visit the mall's l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2006

    USA Film Fest Gets the Shaft

    The USA Film Festival has just announced some of its bigger guests and screenings for this year's shindig, which is set to take place April 28-May 4 at the brand-spankin'-new AMC NorthPark 15 between Foley's and Nordstrom at the revamped NorthPark Center. Gotta say, it's a pretty decent-looking line ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 22, 2004
  • Dining

    December 4, 2003

    Fish Play

    McCormick & Schmick's has great shucks, no jive

  • Calendar

    October 16, 2003

    Everyone's Welcome

    But this race is for the ladies

  • Dining

    February 11, 1999

    Say cheesy

    The Cheesecake Factory aims to please everybody. Blah.

  • Dining

    November 12, 1998

    Big glossies and big platters

    Maggiano's is more photo finish than finished food

  • News

    November 20, 1997
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