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Catching up with Chef Eric Dreyer

by Alex Gonzalez

Over the years, Dallas-based chef Eric Dreyer has built a rather impressive resume. He’s worked for The Ritz-Carlton, Fearing’s, HALL Arts Hotel, and even had a brief stint as Oprah’s private chef. In his latest endeavor, Dreyer is working as the executive chef at Monarch in downtown Dallas.

The hotly anticipated Monarch opened last week on the 49th floor of The National Building. The restaurant’s high altitude allows for optimal views of Dallas. The menu boasts modern Italian plates of seafood and steaks imagined by two-Michelin star chef Danny Grant. Monarch also offers seven different kinds of pastas, all made in-house.

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Taste of Hall Sept 12th


Taste of HALL, presented by the HALL Arts Hotel, is a celebration of the Dallas Arts District’s incredible culinary community and a welcoming of the area’s upcoming restaurant Ellie’s, opening this fall at the HALL Arts Hotel. Taste of HALL will take place on Thursday, September 12 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and will feature cooking from several popular Dallas Arts District restaurants, including two sneak peek dishes from Executive Chef Eric Dreyer of Ellie’s. Continue reading

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