Big D Texas Marathon & Half Marathon
Dallas, TX USA
Sunday April 6, 2014


Dallas Dining

When you are traveling through Dallas, or just looking for a place to eat while in the city, there are many amazing restaurants that are close to local businesses and downtown shopping areas that can offer great meals. Whether you enjoy a good steak, a spicy Mexican meal or any other type of cuisine, you can find it here in Dallas. Here are just five of the many restaurants available for you to dine it while you are in the city.

Iron Cactus:
If you enjoy great mexican food and an authentic environment, check out the Iron Cactus in Dallas. Remodeled from a converted 19th century building, the Iron Cactus is a great place to hang out with your friends over some amazing cuisine. If you enjoy an upbeat environment with food that features lots of flavor along with a full margarita bar, check out this exciting restaurant.

Y.O. Ranch Steakhouse:
When you are ready for a great steak meal in an intimate dining establishment, head for the Y.O. Ranch Steakhouse in Dallas. Open for lunch and dinner, the steakhouse features everything from appetizers like Pan Griddled Oysters and Wild Boar Sausage to entrees that include Prime Cowboy Bone In Ribeye, Buffalo Filet Mignon, Quail Satay, Australian Lamb Chops and more. The steakhouse also includes a wine list as well as an amazing dessert menu.

Cafe Madrid:
When you are hungry for some exciting Spanish cuisine, try the Cafe Madrid. This cozy restaurant includes delicious meals with a selection of 85 different Spanish wines and drinks. The Cafe Madrid menu includes items like Calamares fritos, Ensalada casera, Chorizo San Martín, Salmón a la plancha and much more. The restaurant also includes a full dessert menu and hosts many special events like a Mother's Day Brunch, Live Flamenco Entertainment and Freestyle Guitar musical entertainment.

Kenny's Wood Fired Grill:
If you enjoy the setting of a restaurant with a wood fired grill that reminds you of a Chicago type chophouse of the 40s', then check out Kenny's Wood Fired Grill in Dallas. The grill includes many amazing entrees and appetizers that range from Wood Grilled Oysters and Home Smoked Salmon to Red Chili Camarones, Chilean Sea Bass, Meatloaf, Pork Chops and more. The grill also includes a lunch and Sunday brunch menu as well as a full wine list and catering menu. When you want to dine in a place with a great environment, this is the place for you.

Fernando's Mexican Cuisine:
When you are ready for some real authentic Mexican food, check out Fernando's Mexican Cuisine. Fernando's is an inviting dining establishment with a variety of items that include appetizers such as Quesadillas Cancun, Flautitas de Pollo Cozumel and Guacamole Acapulco as well as a variety of Tex-Mex Platters and Mexico City Specialties. Fernanado's is open for lunch and dinner and has many varieties of tequilas and wines available for you to enjoy during your meal.