Khao Noodle Shop
Dallas, TX 75204
- 12 p.m.- 3 p.m. Sunday 5:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Tuesday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5:30–9 p.m. Wednesday-Friday 12 p.m.–3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. 10 p.m. Saturday
- Patio/Sidewalk Dining
- Free Parking
Top pick: Order some tripe chicharrones and pickled veggies, then move on to any of the noodle bowls. One person can probably enjoy two portions of noodles. Make one of them the boat noodles with their meatballs and pork blood broth. As a bonus, this is a great place to BYOB.
The downside: As is the case with many of Dallas’ most interesting restaurants, Khao is much smaller than its popular following. Arrive early.
Fun fact: We don’t mean to brag, but here’s what we wrote about Khao in March 2019: “It feels irresponsible to hype a restaurant as small as Khao Noodle Shop. With just four tables and a counter, this isn’t a dining room meant to handle legions of fans, and the pint-sized kitchen isn’t meant to attract national attention. But national attention is coming, and Khao...is a new milestone in Dallas’ culinary history.” Six months later, national attention arrived when Bon Appétit magazine named Khao the second-best new restaurant in the United States.
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