We are celebrating 4 years since the launch of DallasFoodNerd! DFN is a community project of a few (30+ now!) DFW-based nerds who happen to like food, probably a little too much! Do you have a restaurant that you would like to have featured? Reach out to the DFN founders @Elysa or @RoryEllis or email Foodie@dallasfoodnerd.com.

Category Archives: Casual Food

#FromHereForHere: Some of our Favorite Texas Spots

#FromHereForHere: Some of our Favorite Texas Spots

Rory and I both are native Texans, so when Ozarka reached out to us to see if we’d be interested in a partnership to share some of our favorite Texas spots we jumped at the chance. This post is sponsored by Ozarka® Brand Natural Spring Water. It’s been 4.5 years since the launch of DallasContinue Reading

Harder Concepts Dine Around: Saintsbury Tavern

We’re wrapping up our dine around series with Saintsbury Tavern in The Colony (Austin Ranch to be more specific), which rolled out a new menu last month. The new menu (which now includes lunch during the week) includes some Harder Concept favorites as well as some new items to round out a full menu ofContinue Reading

Asian Mint Expands its Space and Menu

Asian Mint Expands its Space and Menu

Asian Mint is one of my favorite lunch spots in North Dallas and serves the best Pad Thai in the city. It’s so amazing that it’s all I have ever ordered. So, I was thrilled when I had the chance to sample more of their menu and meet the owner, Nikky Phinyawatana. We toured theContinue Reading

Hummus Amongus serves up organic fast food (Bedford)

Hummus Amongus serves up organic fast food (Bedford)

The Mediterranean diet is known as the world’s healthiest diet. Packed with protein and vitamins, the food is cooked in healthy fats like olive oil and is largely plant-based. Hummus Amongus, an organic fast food and catering company, was started by two brothers (Adam and Saleh Siwwi) in Bedford who grew up eating Mediterranean meals. Pictured fromContinue Reading

Where casual meets upscale: Shakertins Bar opens in Austin Ranch

Where casual meets upscale: Shakertins Bar opens in Austin Ranch

  The latest concept to join the Austin Ranch community is Shakertins Bar, an upscale but wallet-friendly bar that boasts a sophisticated lounge setting. Guests can relax in the oversized comfy booths, play pool and shuffleboard inside or join the patio party with giant Jenga and lots of outdoor seating. The party is always poppin’ hereContinue Reading

2016 World Bartender Championship Hosted By Fridays

2016 World Bartender Championship Hosted By Fridays

  As I write this post, and scroll through the pictures, my mouth is watering. Reflecting back on such an AWESOME event is making me super hungry, not even going to lie. If you’ve never been to a TGI Fridays Bartender Championship, here is what to expect.     First and foremost, some delicious cocktails!Continue Reading

Follow us on : Facebook  Twitter  Instagram  E-Mail