Vic and Jace Fletcher, granddaughters of Dallas’ late corn dog king, Neil Fletcher, have partnered to create “Fletch, purveyors of fine stick food,” a new pop-up restaurant, catering and concessions concept. Their Papa Neil invented the fried food delicacy and introduced it at the State Fair of Texas in 1942. Nearly a century later, the mother-daughter duo has given the classic deep-fried cuisine a healthier, modern spin. Continue reading
The Rustic in Dallas is turning five and celebrating by throwing an epic Birthday Bash, presented by KXT 91.7, on Thursday, Nov. 15.
The party patio will open at 4 p.m. in the front yard. Festivities will include live music on the acoustic stage, drink features with a cash bar, and tasty concert fare. The Birthday Bash headliners will begin with a performance by Lukas Nelson. He is currently busy touring the U.S., but made sure to set aside time to stop by for The Rustic’s birthday this fall. Continue reading
Laissez les bons temps rouler at The Rustic’s third annual Mardi Craw Party this Fat Tuesday.
The Uptown hot spot is celebrating Mardi Gras bayou-style by serving up authentic Cajun cooking and cocktails on Tuesday, Feb. 13. In addition to its delicious menu of farm-fresh, homestyle dishes, The Rustic will be offering its twist on Louisiana-inspired food and drink staples. Continue reading
The Rustic is throwing an unforgettable fiesta for Cinco de Mayo on May 5. From 5-11 p.m., Dallasites are invited to celebrate the holiday Texas-style. And since everything is bigger in Texas, The Rustic is going all out.
The Uptown hot spot is launching its all-new Lemon Drop Margarita on the day of the fiesta, so party-goers can cool off with the delicious new drink while Squeezebox Bandits play live throughout the night. Continue reading
Supper is the perfect opportunity for friends and family to get together and enjoy each other’s company.
That’s why The Rustic is kicking off Sunday Supper – fittingly on Easter, April 16 – and debuting a delicious, and affordable, family-style menu. For just $17.95 per person, guests will have the choice of: Continue reading
Life’s a picnic when you’re at The Rustic.
The Uptown hot spot knows that spring is the perfect time to soak in the sunshine and enjoy a fresh meal with a friend or loved one.
Beginning March 20 – the first day of spring – The Rustic invites Dallasites to take full advantage of the beautiful weather by grabbing one of its new, specialty picnic baskets. For just $16.95 per person, the basket will be packed with a serape blanket, seasonal fruit, smoked potato chips and assorted dips, smoked turkey & white cheddar on buttered ciabatta, ham & smoked cheddar on buttered baguette along with a few scrumptious dessert jar creations like the famous Banana Puddin’ jar. Continue reading
by Mike Marrero
Tired of the noise and traffic in Uptown? Maybe you should move.
Here is my list of areas to live 10-15 minutes away from Downtown Dallas.
Neighborhoods that “Get It” Continue reading