The dining scene in Dallas is, for the most part, now fully in the midst of its post-pandemic normal. Mask mandates and capacity limits for businesses have been gone for months, and diners are returning to restaurants in full force.
As such, it’s officially time for an update of the Eater 38, a guide to the city’s essential restaurants. At these standout establishments, diners will find a wide variety of price points and cuisines, ranging from the city’s finest barbecue destinations to its excellent date night spots and everything in between.
To be clear, Dallas restaurants are still struggling. Many are understaffed, and that’s something diners should take into consideration when making their reservations. You may have to wait a little bit longer for your meal sometimes, but at each and every one of these spots, the wait is worth it.
Without further ado, use this map as a guide to reacquaint yourself with Dallas’s massive dining scene, or explore it for the very first time. Go forth, and plan to eat well, tip heavily, and mask up when you’re asked.Read More