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Cheers! A Toast to International Beer Day

Whether you enjoy it with a hot dog during a Texas Rangers game, with deep dish pizza from Gino's East, along Irish Nachos from J. Gilligan's, or as you are listening to music on the patio at Tipsy Oak, there is a beer for every occasion! And there is one very special day set aside to celebrate this malty, hoppy, fermented nectar; International…

6 TV-Famous Eats in DFW

A steaming bowl of pho, gyro meat fresh off the grill, fluffy handmade pierogis… these are just a few TV-worthy treats you can find in Arlington. The city is filled with mom and pop restaurants loved by locals and sought after by visitors. The food is so mouthwatering, TV shows like Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives , Man vs. Food and The Daytripper have…

Celebrate National Onion Ring Day Arlington Style!

Did someone say onion rings? Even folks who don’t like onions (points to self) usually get onboard with this version of deep fried fun. Although, the exact origin of deep-fried onion rings is a mystery, one claimant (according to Wikipedia) to the invention is the Kirby's Pig Stand restaurant chain, founded in Oak Cliff, Texas, in the early 1920s…

Celebrate National Eat Your Veggies Day in Arlington

It’s National Eat Your Vegetables Day, woohoo! I know, I know, vegetables don’t seem all that appealing when all you are craving is potato chips and ice cream during this time of self-isolation, BUT it’s no secret that vegetables are a perfect choice for a healthy pick-me-up. Whether you’re a picky eater looking to expand your palate or a…

7 Spots for Patio Happy Hour

June 2 is Leave the Office Early Day, and we all deserve some treat-yourself-time! Whether you want to order to go or dine in, these restaurants always hit the spot. Plus, their patio spaces are the perfect way to take in the breeze and enjoy happy hour. Check with each restaurant for hours as things change. Image from El Arroyo Facebook page . El…

Top Places to Celebrate National Burger Day in Arlington

Ahhh burgers. Arguably America’s favorite food. I heard that McDonald’s globally sells 75 hamburgers per second! Burgers are equal parts delicious and adaptable, which makes them just as suited for drive-through as they are for hole-in-the-wall diners, sporting events and high-end restaurants. With all the fanfare, it’s no wonder we have a whole…

9 Restaurants with Pick Up - Photos Will Make You Drool

As we keep practicing social distancing, you might be getting tired of cooking. Treat yourself to some delicious food AND support the local community and businesses! Here’s a list of 9 delicious restaurants with pick up. If you’d like to stay at home, use a food delivery app instead! Be sure to check with each business for their hours and offers as…

Dinner Plans? 10 Restaurants with To-Go

What’s for dinner? If you’re dreading just the idea of cooking, no worries. These Arlington staples are open for pick up. If you don’t want to leave the couch, use a delivery app! This is the perfect chance to support local businesses AND your food cravings. Help the community one delicious bite at a time! Check with each restaurant for offers and…

A Look Behind The Scenes on Valentine’s Day in Arlington

A lot of single types don’t like Valentine’s Day, but I’m not one of them. Years ago, I worked a side gig at a Hallmark store for extra cash, and the best part of the job (besides my discount and reading greeting cards when the store was slow) was working during Valentine’s season—mostly because it involves three of my favorite things: pink and red…

Top 8 Spots in DFW to Watch the Big Game

It’s time. The most important day in football – The Super Bowl. Whether you watch for the sport, the crazy ads or the Jennifer Lopez and Shakira half-time performances, everyone will be gathered around the TV on February 2. This year the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs will face off. If you’re rooting for Texas native Patrick Mahomes or…