If I have a few hours to eat in downtown Dallas

Health insurance rip off lying FDA big bankers buying
Fake computer crashes dining
Cloning while they're multiplying
Fashion shoots with Beck and Hanson
Courtney Love, and Marilyn Manson
You're all fakes
Run to your mansions
Come around
We'll kick your ass in

Postby donna martin » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:39 pm

Where should I go?
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Postby virile » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:47 pm

i think there's a golden arches down on texas street
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Postby blab » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:49 pm

Ellen's https://www.yelp.com/biz/ellens-dallas-4

Enchilada's https://www.yelp.com/biz/enchiladas-dallas-4

i'll try to think of more. someone might know better. i'm not downtown very often!
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Postby blab » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:54 pm

iron cactus is an option https://www.yelp.com/biz/iron-cactus-mexican-grill-and-margarita-bar-dallas-3

the yelp rating is bad though but whatever
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Postby virile » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:55 pm

oh those all sound way better good lookin out blabbo
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Postby blab » Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:58 pm

i mean...whataburger if you don't have one lol
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Postby donna martin » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:03 pm

I don't. And I've yet to try so if my flight keeps getting delayed maybe I'll just do that when I get in.

Thanks for the recs. Much appreciated.
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Postby jack » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:07 pm

the place where you throw peanuts on the floor
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Postby blab » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:12 pm

that's texas roadhouse
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Postby Cronos » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:12 pm

Oswald's on Elm
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Postby Rumpleforeskin » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:15 pm

Americano at the Joule Hotel
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Postby hamilton » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:27 pm

I was in this position the other month and a friend said to go to Las Almas Rotas and eat tacos and drink mezcal. They were right. I suggest that.
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Postby virile » Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:27 pm

very disheartened to find i am unable to google lone star texas grill locations in downtown dallas texas and it turns out lone star texas grill is from ottawa i don't get it i don't get anything
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Postby Beez » Mon Jun 24, 2019 7:44 pm

Taco spots:

Salsa Limon is great for something fairly quick downtown. Get a couple El Capitans.

If you’ve got more time, you can go to Revolver Taco & then wander around Deep Ellum
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Postby donna martin » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:13 am

I got in real late but made time for breakfast at Ellen's and thank you kindly blab. You saved me from hotel breakfast. This is delicious.
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:21 am

sick!

glad you dig it
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Postby mortimer » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:21 am

javier's
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Postby donna martin » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:27 am

I may wind up here again so will keep this list. Maybe I'll try Whataburger on my way out of town.
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:38 am

i love whataburger and get it way too often. it's my fav burger chain, but i think the collective adoration of whataburger is pretty biased

the brand is soooo hyped that it might not live up to your expectations. i'm reluctant to recommend the common iconic texas things because i think their symbolic texasness often outgrows the actual quality of the thing. at the end of the day it's fast food

that said, i am craving it because i'm typing about it
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:40 am

wait that's overthinking it, you should get whataburger. if you have no dietary restrictions, i recommend a #2 (double meat) with cheese! or if you're wicked hungry a #3 (triple).
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Postby donna martin » Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:50 am

Lol I relate to these posts hard. This is how I feel about Bojangles.
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Postby donna martin » Tue Jun 25, 2019 11:15 am

Blab what is your feeling on the honey butter chicken biscuit?

Also, if you go to Ellen's, the huevos benedict with a fruit gazpacho was pretty tight.
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 11:23 am

It's great and is a lot of people's favorite thing there. i'm a creature of habit, the #2 is my selection, but i think you will be more than pleased with the hbcb. you should probably get a couple of them.

that sounds good, i'll try that. again, creature of habit, i always get country fried steak
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Postby landspeedrecord » Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:26 pm

critter of habit ! :3
rather be an idiot than a sheeple
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Postby apostrophe » Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:21 pm

My mother-in-law had a long layover in Dallas on Sunday night and texted that she had dried pork rinds & fig newtons for dinner.
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Postby apostrophe » Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:22 pm

She didn't say where she went, though. I could ask if you want?
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:28 pm

landspeedrecord wrote:critter of habit ! :3


Image

me
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Postby blab » Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:30 pm

apostrophe wrote:She didn't say where she went, though. I could ask if you want?


hmmmmmmmmm
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Postby donna martin » Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:25 pm

Okay I did it. I got the #2. I tried to order the honey butter biscuit but apparently there is a cutoff. WHAT SELF-RESPECTING INSTITUTION DOESN'T SERVE BREAKFAST ALL DAY?!?

But I digress. It was good! I think you and I are alike in what we want in fast food. My kind of burger. Decent fries. Definitely oversold (as all institutions are) but I was not disappointed.

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