Collected by Sarah Kott
2823 St Louis St, Dallas, TX 75226, USA
We headed out to Deep Ellum Brewing Co for their Saturday tour. Deep Ellum was the first microbrewery in Dallas when they opened in 2011. Of course the local craft beer scene has expanded since then. For a small fee you get a glass and a...
920 S Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
As proof that Dallasites aren’t all about the carnivore life, this downtown market has been peddling farm-fresh veggies, dairy, and more since 1941. What started as a small horse-and-wagon wholesale market is now a 26,000-square-foot hall...
8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218, USA
Set on the banks of White Rock Lake, this 66-acre sanctuary offers scenic trails, blooming gardens, and peaceful green spaces for when you want some quiet time with nature—plus kids’ areas, holiday events, and a packed calendar of...
408 W Eighth St #102, Dallas, TX 75208, USA
Born of an idea hatched in a Dallas dive bar, this brand has grown from a one-woman artisan chocolate outfit (with sweets made for private clients and peddled at farmers' markets) into a small kitchen/storefront in the Bishop Arts District to,...
2104 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
Brunch is a weekly event taken very seriously by Dallas locals, and Company Café is one of the best places to experience it. Their location on the Katy Trail is a fantastic people-watching spot and their food matches the atmosphere. Company Café’s...
4524 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
Each time someone asks for a recommendation for where to find a friend a one of a kind gift, they are immediately sent to Nest. This home décor and accessory store located in the Knox-Henderson neighborhood is loaded with the most fabulous...
2928 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
The Gypsy Wagon is equal parts clothing store, gift shop and home accessories store. The Gypsy Wagon has one of the best greeting card selections in Dallas, with lots of cards boasting witty and snarky sayings to give your friends and family come...
2701 Custer Pkwy #917, Richardson, TX 75080, USA
If you are in desperate need of a top-quality caffeine high, stop by The Pearl Cup to get your morning fix before a hard day of hitting up some of the best Dallas boutiques. Written up year after year as one of the best cups of coffee in Dallas,...
3511 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
Before your trip to Dallas, browse the selection of upcoming cheese classes held at Scardello Cheese Shop, located in Dallas’ Oak Lawn neighborhood. For an authentically Texan experience, opt for one of the Texas beer and cheese classes to learn...
1717 N Harwood St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
Since its founding in 1903, the DMA (as locals call it) has grown to become one of the top 10 largest museums in the country, with a permanent collection of over 24,000 works culled from around the globe and spanning over 5,000 years of history....
1530 Inspiration Dr #200, Dallas, TX 75207, USA
The Community Beer Company is located in Dallas’ ultra-hip design district and creates high-quality, local craft beer. Every Saturday, the brewing company hosts brewery tours and tastings, where you can sample the beer, listen to live music, and...
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
In the mood for an outdoor yoga session, concert, or movie, a scenic run, or just some time with nature in the midst of the urban sprawl? Head to this 5.2-acre green space, which hangs like a deck over the recessed Woodall Rodgers Freeway, between...
3200 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
Centuries ago, the railroad helped contribute to the birth of Dallas—and now it’s playing a part in keeping the city green. Built over abandoned Missouri-Kansas-Texas line railroad tracks that once bordered the downtown core, the Katy...
White Rock Creek Trail, Dallas, TX, USA
Located just around the corner from the Westin Park Central hotel is the White Rock Creek Trail, one of Dallas’ original hiking and biking trails. The trail connects North Dallas to the entry point of White Rock Lake and winds seven and a half...
2012 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
a typical summer day in dallas sees temperatures in the high 90s or low 100s with humidity that can knock out even the strongest of men. how to stay cool? head over to steel city pops, a small walk-up counter that sells a variety of popsicles in...
2001 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
It seems wrong to call this Renzo Piano–designed complex a museum—it’s more like a “sculpture safari,” on which you get to experience the pieces in their intended habitat. Opened in 2003, the Nasher Sculpture Center...
3511 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
tucked into a non-assuming shop at the corner of lemon and oak lawn, this cheese shop is a true delight. as someone who a) loves cheese but b) can get overwhelmed by the sheer quantity of options, i was thrilled to find warm and welcoming...
1010 S Pearl Expy, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
The lines are long (expect to wait at least an hour) at this young barbecue joint tucked inside the Dallas Farmers' Market—but the tender, perfectly smoked meats are worth the wait says Daniel Vaugh, barbecue editor of Texas Monthly. "They have...
314 W Eighth St, Dallas, TX 75208, USA
819 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208, USA
If you're a fan of the European experience when it comes to your morning coffee, look no further than Davis Street Espresso in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas. Closed Sundays and open Monday through Friday from 6 am to 2pm and Saturday from 7...
508 Austin Ave, Waco, TX 76701, USA
We never expected to find this modern, spacious, and incredibly hip coffee and cocktail joint in downtown Waco, TX. The coffee is fantastic (light Ethiopian roast) and the cocktails and some of the best I've had from California to Texas.
710 Speight Ave, Waco, TX 76706, USA
Baylor University campus has many things to offer besides it’s world class reputation for higher learning. I had the opportunity to visit Waco Texas and one of our stops was here at Baylor. The Armstrong Browning Library was quite memorable, it...
1428 Young St, Dallas, TX 75202, USA
Amongst the buildings and cityscape, rests a group of gentle, metal, giants frozen in time. When you're driving through Dallas, you don't expect to catch a glimpse of about fifty massive cow statues, but that's exactly what you'll find. Located...
411 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75202, USA
When President John F. Kennedy was shot in Dallas in November 1963, the world was introduced to the Texas School Book Depository building, which became the primary crime scene for the assassination. It was from a sixth-floor window in this brick...
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