Located near the trendy Quadrangle area of Dallas, The Ginger Man was one of the first microbreweries to pop up in the area. In addition to their home-brewed flavors, there are 70 varieties of draft beer, as well as a countless number of bottled brands. The usually large crowd ranges in age from early twenties to late fifties. The back deck is a great place to enjoy that hard-to-find-beer while milling around with the eclectic patronage. The Ginger Man is a converted neighborhood house with a homey feel to it.
This is one nightclub unlike any other. If you like dancing in your living room, you will love the ambiance at the Grapevine. Furnished with comfy chairs, couches, and a jukebox, this hot spot is nothing if not homey. You can also shoot pool on one of the indoor or outdoor pool tables while enjoying one of the bar's special frozen Everclear bellinis. The rooftop patio is the perfect place to watch the Oak Lawn party-goers as they bounce from club to club.
If you are looking for a down-home kind of bar, try Adair's Saloon. It is a honky-tonk bar with graffiti on the walls, a jukebox, and pool tables. Regulars come decked out in cowboy hats and boots ready to eat awesome burgers and drink beer. The bar also serves mixed drinks. Live country bands perform on the weekends. Adair's attracts a business and tourist crowd along with country-clad regulars.
You won't find too many bookworms and library aficionados inside this Melrose Hotel bar, but it is a popular choice for business meetings and winding down after work. It has live music and a plush ambiance accompanied by a tasty bar menu. In fact, that's the only time you might actually read here. So whether you're looking for a great place to meet your mates after a hard day's work, or to discuss future business endeavors with your co-workers, the Library is your kind of place. Plunk down in a comfy chair, order a drink and start your night off right.
Mi Cocina is a great Mexican restaurant and bar located in the Highland Park Village shopping center. The atmosphere is festive, colorful, and lively. The chic decor and friendly wait staff make this restaurant feel like a party whenever you walk in. The traditional Tex-Mex entrees are served with a touch of class. The enchiladas, flautas, nachos, quesadillas and fajitas are exceptional, while the tortilla soup is a bit unique-- it has peas! After your meal, stroll through the shopping center and window shop.
This large space features dance lessons, live music, concerts and even mechanical bull riding. Various DJ sets, live music, and jukebox tunes provide a fun atmosphere for any crowd; indeed Cowboys Red River attracts many different age groups. It is the perfect place to kick back and have a good time and you'll never be short of a drink because there is more than one bar.
Wolfgang Puck has done it again! Fixed atop Dallas's Reunion Tower, 560 feet (171 meters) above ground, the skyline views and Asian-influenced menu at this fine-dining restaurant really bring you closer to heaven. Executive Chef Sara Johannes recreates Puck's signature style and flair, with Eastern touches kissing every dish that leaves the kitchen. Starters like sautéed crabcakes with red Thai vinaigrette and mango relish are only a taste of what's in store. Select from an endless variety of the freshest fish meticulously prepared with an assortment of Asian fusion sauces and relishes or offered sashimi-style, or savor the most artfully-presented tender cuts of meat. Whatever your indulgence, you know you're in the best of hands at Wolfgang Puck's fine dining endeavor in Dallas—fellow celebrity diners will agree!
Located in a historic building that's said to be haunted, The Church is a unique and fun club in Dallas! With various lounges and DJs you'll hear everything from Electronic to Industrial music. Get out on the dance floor, or just relax and have a drink with friends. Make sure to head up to the rooftop patio to enjoy a stunning view of the city. This fun nightclub also hosts great events, including live concerts and theme parties. Definitely get your best goth gear on, since everyone else will be doing the same!
The famous Lizard Lounge is the place to go for drinks and dancing. This power packed nightclub gets rocking every night with concerts and events. On Thursdays and Sundays, this place becomes "The Church" and plays industrial music. It features two sections: the main room and video bar, which also serves alcohol. The rooftop deck is a romantic, intimate place where you can enjoy music under a starry sky.
This Harwood neighborhood school has been transformed into something radically different. Retaining only the name of the original establishment, Saint Ann is a popular restaurant and bar on the first floor of the historical building. With scrumptious American fare and a lovely patio on which to enjoy it, it really is no wonder that Saint Ann is as popular as it is. With some great cocktails and a long wine list, best enjoyed on days like Margarita Mondays and Texas Tuesdays, this restaurant compels you to return.
Dada Dallas is the best club for entertainment and live concerts. On any given night, the crowd may include Dead Heads, Beatles fans celebrating a 'Hard Night's Day', or the mic will be open for new bands, comics or poets. There are two indoor stages, one outdoor stage and a large landscaped patio. Recently, the club has featured Internet band broadcasts, which are live on stage as their songs waft out over the Internet simultaneously.