Restaurants come and go with astonishing frequency, but some concepts find a place in our hearts — and a seemingly permanent place in a dining landscape that's constantly changing. In our series All-American
, Nick Rallo explores the long-running Dallas institutions that feed Dallas day after day for decades. These are some of the eateries that we've fallen in love with while exploring the city's longest-running establishments. These restaurants have such a sense of time and place that they've reached landmark status in this city, and for good reason.