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: Fine Dining

The Grill on the Alley Unveils New Menu, Letting the Seafood be the Star

The Grill on the Alley Unveils New Menu, Letting the Seafood be the Star

The Grill on the Alley, the classic steak restaurant in the Galleria, is unveiling a completely new look. They’ve revamped their interior aesthetic by moving away from the white tablecloth steakhouse look and toward a more modern high-end look.  Moving away from the traditional white tablecloth steakhouse vibe, The Grill has pivoted to what theyContinue Reading

Fogo de Chão opens in Uptown Dallas and debuts spring items

Fogo de Chão opens in Uptown Dallas and debuts spring items

Fogo de Chão, a staple when it comes to Brazilian steakhouses, just opened an Uptown location (2619 McKinney Ave) and invited Dallas Food Nerd to come in for a group dinner. Of course we couldn’t say no! The team was excited to get together over fine food and drinks, especially at one of our favoriteContinue Reading

Barley and Board: Building Community with Community

In the heart of Denton’s historic square is a farm-to-table restaurant that most people now know as the restaurant with one of the best burgers in DFW. While the praise is justified, there are many characteristics that seem to elevate Barley and Board aside from the mouthwatering, double-pattied, home-sauced champion of a cheeseburger — their never-ending creativeness and ability toContinue Reading

Travis Frederick Hosts Stars and Steaks Gala to Blocking Out Hunger

Travis Frederick Hosts Stars and Steaks Gala to Blocking Out Hunger

  Travis Frederick, center for the Dallas Cowboys, hosted a Stars and Steaks gala to benefit Blocking Out Hunger on Monday night. When asked why he was so passionate about this cause, Fredericks said in Texas, one in five children face hunger. That sounds like reason enough for us! The event was hosted at HiltonContinue Reading

Experience all things land, air and water at LAW (Four Seasons Dallas)

Experience all things land, air and water at LAW (Four Seasons Dallas)

Earlier this year, Four Seasons in Las Colinas reinvented Cafe on the Green with a new signature restaurant, LAW (stands for land, air, water). The upscale restaurant features American fare with a Texas twist and offers a robust menu with many beef, poultry and seafood options sourced from throughout the region. I was in the Irving area withContinue Reading

Spring Delight at The Second Floor

Spring Delight at The Second Floor

The Second Floor is definitely the appropriate name for the little gem of a restaurant located on the second floor of the Westin Galleria Dallas Hotel. Chef Scott Gottlich has created a tantalizing array of contemporary classic dishes which are sure to please even the most discerning palate. I had the opportunity to experience someContinue Reading

Follow us on : Facebook  Twitter  Instagram  E-Mail