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Coffee shops

It’s coffee shop meets bar meets bookstore. Be sure to check their calendar because they often hosts local artists and storytellers on their outdoor patio.
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The Wild Detectives
314 West Eighth Street
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It’s coffee shop meets bar meets bookstore. Be sure to check their calendar because they often hosts local artists and storytellers on their outdoor patio.
White Rhino Coffee
233 West 7th Street
La Reunion
229 North Bishop Avenue

Shopping

If you’re looking to purchase a meaningful piece of Dallas, stop by White Rock Soap Gallery. They feature handmade soaps, scents and Knick-knacks that are all handmade in Dallas.
White Rock Soap Gallery
410 North Bishop Avenue
If you’re looking to purchase a meaningful piece of Dallas, stop by White Rock Soap Gallery. They feature handmade soaps, scents and Knick-knacks that are all handmade in Dallas.
Perfect for a Saturday or Sunday morning/afternoon. Stroll through for local goods and grab a bite from one of the local food shops.
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Dallas Farmers Market
920 South Harwood Street
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Perfect for a Saturday or Sunday morning/afternoon. Stroll through for local goods and grab a bite from one of the local food shops.
Perfect to treat-yo-self or pick up a chocolate boot & cowboy hat to bring back to friends & family after your stay.
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CocoAndre Chocolatier & Horchateria
508 West 7th Street
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Perfect to treat-yo-self or pick up a chocolate boot & cowboy hat to bring back to friends & family after your stay.
It’s w must visit if you’re in the neighborhood. I never fail to find fascinating, unique gifts here!
Urban Owl
415 North Bishop Avenue
It’s w must visit if you’re in the neighborhood. I never fail to find fascinating, unique gifts here!
Charming shop with really fun gifts, candles, and home goods to explore.
Fête-ish
322 W 7th St
Charming shop with really fun gifts, candles, and home goods to explore.

Sightseeing

White Rock Lake is your best outdoor escape in Dallas. Enjoy canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, biking, jogging or the dog park.
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White Rock Lake
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Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway
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Great views of the city from Geo Deck. Consider grabbing a City Pass and include this on one of your stops.
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Reunion Tower
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Great views of the city from Geo Deck. Consider grabbing a City Pass and include this on one of your stops.
In 1963, Lee Harvey Oswald (or the mafia depending on which theory you believe) shot President Kennedy while he was driving through Downtown Dallas. The Sixth Floor museum is housed in the building where Oswald was hiding and takes you through history of Kennedy’s presidency and tragic death.
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
411 Elm Street
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In 1963, Lee Harvey Oswald (or the mafia depending on which theory you believe) shot President Kennedy while he was driving through Downtown Dallas. The Sixth Floor museum is housed in the building where Oswald was hiding and takes you through history of Kennedy’s presidency and tragic death.

Food scene

Cutest local pie shop 10 minutes from our space in heart of Bishop Arts District
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Emporium Pies
314 North Bishop Avenue
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Cutest local pie shop 10 minutes from our space in heart of Bishop Arts District
Favorite brunch spot, always worth the wait (it goes by quickly with a mimosa or Bloody Mary). Dog-friendly too!
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Oddfellows
316 West 7th Street
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Favorite brunch spot, always worth the wait (it goes by quickly with a mimosa or Bloody Mary). Dog-friendly too!
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Lockhart Smokehouse BBQ
400 West Davis Street
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Sit. Stay. Play. This downtown dog park offers a bar and kitchen for the hoomans. Day passes are $6.
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MUTTS Canine Cantina
2889 Cityplace West Boulevard
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Sit. Stay. Play. This downtown dog park offers a bar and kitchen for the hoomans. Day passes are $6.
Amazing croissants in a picturesque little cafe. Open at 7am for breakfast.
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Boulangerie -- Village Baking Company
1921 Greenville Ave
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Amazing croissants in a picturesque little cafe. Open at 7am for breakfast.
Delicious ice creams in an Instagrammable setting (my fav is the Vegan Chocolate)
MELT Ice Creams
405 North Bishop Avenue
Delicious ice creams in an Instagrammable setting (my fav is the Vegan Chocolate)
Macarons are always a good idea. Grab a 6 pack to go, they travel well.
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JOY Macarons
839 W Davis St
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Macarons are always a good idea. Grab a 6 pack to go, they travel well.
Casual, local pizza using farm-to-table ingredients.
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Eno's Pizza Tavern
407 North Bishop Avenue
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Casual, local pizza using farm-to-table ingredients.
Local sushi restaurant known for using premium, responsibly-sourced fish. This sushi bar has won awards multiple years for the best sushi in Dallas!
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Zen Sushi in the Bishop Arts
380 West 7th Street
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Local sushi restaurant known for using premium, responsibly-sourced fish. This sushi bar has won awards multiple years for the best sushi in Dallas!
A beloved local restaurant, Nora serves upscale Afghan cuisine. If you enjoy a good kebab, this is the place to go!
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Nora Restaurant and Bar
1928 Greenville Avenue
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A beloved local restaurant, Nora serves upscale Afghan cuisine. If you enjoy a good kebab, this is the place to go!
Love their $30 special which includes 3 tacos and a bottle of wine. Cute shaded patio with great service and a casual vibe.
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Taco y Vino
213 W Eighth St
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Love their $30 special which includes 3 tacos and a bottle of wine. Cute shaded patio with great service and a casual vibe.
Beautiful little cafe with fresh eats and juices. Usually gets busy on weekends
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Tribal All Day Cafe
263 N Bishop Ave
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Beautiful little cafe with fresh eats and juices. Usually gets busy on weekends
Pricey but worth it if you’re looking for an elevated, seasonal meal in a gorgeous setting. It’s a small restaurant so consider a reservation for the weekend
Written by the Seasons
380 Melba Street
Pricey but worth it if you’re looking for an elevated, seasonal meal in a gorgeous setting. It’s a small restaurant so consider a reservation for the weekend
Fusion of Asian and Cajun (try the lychee margarita!!)
Krio Bishop Arts
233 West 7th Street
Fusion of Asian and Cajun (try the lychee margarita!!)
Delicious Tejas food in a lively, instagrammable setting. Try the Tex Railway cocktail!
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Tejas
250 North Bishop Avenue
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Delicious Tejas food in a lively, instagrammable setting. Try the Tex Railway cocktail!
Incredible. Pricey but worth it.
Written by the Seasons
380 Melba Street
Incredible. Pricey but worth it.
Truly the best Italian in Dallas. Reservations are normally booked a month in advance but you might get lucky trying to walk in during non peak hours or late night.
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Lucia
287 West Eighth Street
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Truly the best Italian in Dallas. Reservations are normally booked a month in advance but you might get lucky trying to walk in during non peak hours or late night.

Bars, Beer + Cocktails

A restaurant & bar with a gorgeous patio, great cocktails, and sometimes live music.
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Paradiso
308 N Bishop Ave
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A restaurant & bar with a gorgeous patio, great cocktails, and sometimes live music.
Upscale cocktails with great ambiance.
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Botanist
308 N Bishop Ave
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Upscale cocktails with great ambiance.
Rooftop pool + lounge, be sure to dress up a bit (no shorts/flip flops)
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Waterproof
1914 Commerce St
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Rooftop pool + lounge, be sure to dress up a bit (no shorts/flip flops)
Casual rooftop pool bar with a view of downtown
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SODA Bar
1325 S Lamar St
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Casual rooftop pool bar with a view of downtown
Prohibition style lounge that looks like a candy shop on the outside. Must know the nightly password found on their Facebook page
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Truth & Alibi
2618 Elm Street
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Prohibition style lounge that looks like a candy shop on the outside. Must know the nightly password found on their Facebook page
Make memories and drink local beer in this historic building turned brewery
Oak Cliff Brewing Co
1300 South Polk Street
Make memories and drink local beer in this historic building turned brewery
Local cider bar if you’re into cider
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Bishop Cider Company
509 North Bishop Avenue
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Local cider bar if you’re into cider
A French-inspired neighborhood bistro with great French/American food offerings and choice wines.
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Boulevardier
408 North Bishop Avenue
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A French-inspired neighborhood bistro with great French/American food offerings and choice wines.
A local bar/lounge with a great happy hour!
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Tiny Victories
604 N Tyler St
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A local bar/lounge with a great happy hour!

Outdoors + Day Trips

Wichita Mountains is a day trip just north to beautiful hiking, especially in the fall. It’s a 3 hour drive each way, but easily done in one day and worth it if you’re in Dallas and want to get out of city life for a day.
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Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge
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Wichita Mountains is a day trip just north to beautiful hiking, especially in the fall. It’s a 3 hour drive each way, but easily done in one day and worth it if you’re in Dallas and want to get out of city life for a day.
Nature trails 40 minutes outside of Dallas. Great for a morning walk or taking a break from the city.
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Cedar Hill State Park
1570 Farm to Market Road 1382
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Nature trails 40 minutes outside of Dallas. Great for a morning walk or taking a break from the city.

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Vervoersmogelijkheden

Everything bigger in Texas including our cities

We’re spread out here and it’s a bit of a driving culture. We don’t have good public transportation so Uber/Lyft, or renting a car are you best bets.