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DALLAS KEY MAGAZINE - DINING

american

AL Biernat's Prime cuts of beef and succulent jumbo lobsters-and traditional American fare. 4217 Oak Lawn Avenue. (214) 219-2201.

Antares Four-star New American cuisine with steak and seafood specialties. Atop Reunion Tower. (214) 712-7145.

ATRIUM CAFE 1717 N. Harwood Street downtown. (214) 922-1341.

Bay Leaf American cuisine with French and Asian influences. Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. to midnight and Saturday 5 p.m. to midnight. 2820 Commerce Street. (214) 573-8775.

BUCK'S PRIME 1/2 lb. Mesquite grilled hamburgers. Great taste! Conveniently located at 1950 Market Center Blvd. (Next to the Wyndham) (214) 741-4141.

Cafe Express For dine-in or take-out, Cafe Express offers full-flavored hot and cold pastas and fresh salads. Beer and wine bar. Open 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. 3230 McKinney Avenue (214) 999-9444, 5600 W. Lovers Lane (214) 352-2211, Mockingbird Station (214) 841-9444.

CITY CAFE For seventeen years, City Cafe has been serving comforting New American cuisine with an award-winning wine list. Open Monday-Sunday 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.for dinner. 5757 W Lovers Lane. (214) 351-2233.

Dick's Last Resort Buckets of barbequed beef and pork ribs, chicken, catfish, and shrimp, crab legs, steaks, and salads. 74 varieties of beer. Ross and Record streets in the West End. Open daily at 11 a.m. (214) 747-0001. www.dickslastresort.com.

HARD ROCK CAFE Burgers, fajitas, barbecue ribs, Tennessee pulled pork sandwich, soups, salads, and desserts. 2601 McKinney Ave. (214) 855-0007.

KATHLEEN'S ART CAFE 4424 Lovers Lane & 4021 Preston Road, Plano (214) 691-2355.

Great food with a continental touch in a friendly atmosphere.Jeroboam Maine lobster menu with chowder, ravioli, and risotto. Lunch from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Dinner Monday-Saturday from 5 p.m. 1501 Main Street. Reservations: (214) 74-URBAN.

LOLA THE RESTAURANTS 2917 Fairmount Street. (214) 855-0700.

Magic Time Machine Costumed servers and sizzling strip steaks make Magic Time Machine a long-time favorite for special occasions. 5003 Belt Line Road in Addison. (972) 980-1903.

PORTIA DI ROMA 1623 Main Street, downtown Dallas. (214) 752-0855.

PYRAMID GRILL Inside the Fairmont Hotel. 1717 N. Akard Street. (214) 720-5249.

RECORD GRILL Juicy hamburgers. 605 Elm Street. (214) 742-1353.

Tony Roma’s Famous for ribs. 2380 N. Central Expy., Plano (972) 516-4988, 310 N. Market St., Dallas (214) 748-6959, 3730 Towne Crossing, Mesquite (972) 686-4270.


asian

Big Bowl Pan-Asian cuisine and Western favorites in stylish atmosphere. 3110 Preston Road. (972) 712-5838.


barbeque

BAKER'S RIBS 2724 Commerce Street, downtown. (214) 761-9008.

SAMMY'S BAR B QUE 2126 Leonard Street, near downtown. (214) 880-9064.

sonny bryan's smokehouse Original restaurant at 2202 Inwood Road has been in business since 1910. Fourteen other locations to serve you. (214) 357-7120.


brazilian

FOGO DE CHAO 400 Beltline, Addison. (972) 503-7300. The freshest meat and the best churrascaria in Dallas.


chinese

Jenny Ho's Szechwan Pavilion Traditional Chinese dishes for more than 22 years. 8409 Preston Road. (214) 368-4303.

May Dragon Chinese Restaurant & Bar 4848 Belt Line Road. (972) 392-9998.

P. F. Chang's china bistro 18323 North Dallas Parkway (972) 818-3336 and 225 NorthPark Center. (214) 265-8669.


eclectic

2900 Fine dining. 2900 Thomas Avenue, near downtown. (214) 303-0400.

Mondo's Restaurant Bakery and Bar Eclectic entrées incorporating American dishes with European touches. 5229 Alpha Road. (972) 490-5229.

Nikita Vodka bar with great food and fun atmosphere. West Village. 3699 McKinney Avenue. Open daily 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. (214) 520-6454.


french

Paris Vendome West Village restaurant with trendy and traditional dishes. 3699 McKinney Avenue. (469) 533-5663.


german

Hofstetter's Spargel Cafe “Gemutlich” atmosphere with European fare. 4326 Lovers Lane. (214) 368-3002.

KUBY'S SAUSAGE HOUSE Authentic German food and terrific atmosphere. 601 Snider Plaza. (214) 363-2231.


greek

ANTON Cafe GREEK CUISINE Also offers Mediterranean fare. 1300 Main Street in downtown Dallas. (214) 760-0000.

Organicity Fresh, organic, low-fat ingredients cooked on a wood burning grill. 5930 Royal Lane. (214) 953-0330.


indian

INDIA PALACE The menu of authentic Northern Indian cuisine allows the adventurous to explore many unusual dishes. Tandoori chicken, grilled items, vegetarian dishes. 12817 Preston Rd. (214) 392-0190.

TAJ MAHAL Speciality is Chicken Tikka Masala. 10455 N. Central Expy. Central at Meadow. (214) 692-0535.


italian

Arcodoro Pastas, wood fired pizza, baked whole fish, steaks, and Sardinian fare. 2708 Routh Street. (214) 871-1924.

Avanti Ristorante Pasta sauces made-to-order. 2720 McKinney Avenue at Worthington Court. (214) 871-4955.

Bugatti Ristorante 3802 West Northwest Highway. (214) 350-2470.

Momo's Pasta Homemade pastas from family recipes. 2704 Elm Street (214) 748-4222; 5290 Belt Line Road (972) 386-7373; 3312 Knox Street (214) 521-3009.

Nero's Italian Romantic atmosphere of Italian restaurants of 1940s. 2104 Greenville Avenue. (214) 826-NERO.

Patrizio in Highland Park Village serves Italian fare. 25 Highland Park Village. (214) 522-7878.

Terilli's Restaurant and Bar 2815 Greenville Avenue. (214) 827-3993.


japanese

ATOMIC SUSHI & GRILL 1718 N. Market Street in downtown Dallas. (214) 651-9990.

MR. SUSHI Fresh fish are flown in daily to one of the largest sushi bars in town. Traditional Japanese dishes such as shrimp tempura, teriyaki, shabu shabu, and sukiyaki. Catering and private party rooms. Open for lunch Monday through Friday 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday noon to 2:30 p.m. Dinner Monday through Thursday 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Friday 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., All day Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. 4860 Beltline Rd. in Addison. (972) 385-0168.

9 FISH SUSHI & ROBATA BAR Asian fusion. Live jazz Friday-Saturday nights. 3211 Preston Road. (214) 618-3474.

Sushi Kyoto II 6429 Hillcrest Avenue, across from SMU. (214) 520-9991.


mexican

A.J.GONZALES' MEXICAN OVEN 703 Mckinney Avenue. (214) 754-8070.

El Fenix Restaurants Long established as mainstream Tex-Mex in a festive hacienda setting, El Fenix has satisfying food, smooth Margaritas, and attentive service. 16 locations including Dallas at: 5280 Belt Line, (972) 387-2533; 1601 McKinney, (214) 747-1121; 6811 W. Northwest Highway, (214) 363-5279; 5622 Lemmon Avenue near Love Field, (214) 521-5166; 9090 Skillman, (214) 349-3815; www.elfenix.com.

Luna dE Noche Tasty Mexican favorites in delightful atmosphere at 7927 Forest Lane. (972) 233-1880.

LUNA'S TORTILLAS Best know for its tamales to go by the dozen. Call to order. 1615 McKinney Avenue. (214) 747-2661.

Mariano's Mexican Cuisine Tex Mex and gourmet dishes for 30 years. 1402 Main Street, (214) 742-2521.

Mattito's Tex-Mex at its best. Ask for the Bob Armstrong Queso. With a scoop of seasoned ground beef, sour cream and guacamole in a warm cheese dip. 3011 Routh Street. (214) 526-8181.

Mi Cocina Upscale neighborhood Tex-Mex restaurants. Highland Park Shopping Village, (214) 521-6426; 11661 Preston Road, (214) 265-7704; 13350 Dallas Parkway in Dallas Galleria, (972) 239-6426.

Primo's Bar & Grill Ever wonder where Dallas chefs go when they close their own kitchens? This is the place. 3309 McKinney Avenue. (214) 220-0510.


seafood

Big Fish Little Fish 2810 N. Henderson Avenue. (214) 821-4552.


steakhouses

Bob's Steak and Chop House Tender steaks and generous servings. 4300 Lemmon Avenue. (214) 528-9446.

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House Expensive, but worth it. Monday-Saturday. 5251 Spring Valley. (972) 490-9000.

Kirby's Steakhouse Dallas' original steakhouse and one of the best for nearly 60 years. Serving the finest steaks, prime rib, lobster, fine wines and premium cigars.

Lawry's The Prime Rib 14655 Dallas Parkway in Addison. (972) 503-6688.

Morton's of Chicago 14831 Midway Road in Addison. (972) 233-5858 & 501 Elm Street in Dallas. (214) 741-2277.

Paul's Porterhouse 10960 Composite Drive. (214) 357-0279.

TEXAS LAND & CATTLE USDA Prime aged sirloin. Full dinners starting under $15, with seven convenient locations.


     
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