Home  >  Dining  >  Dining Reviews

Chowtown

A heaping helping of news & reviews from DFWs dining scene.

Restaurant review: The Dive Oyster Bar in Fort Worth

Indulge TheDive

Star-Telegram

The tiny ramshackle building on the Benbrook traffic circle, once home to a Kentucky Fried Chicken, an outpost of Charley’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers and, most recently, beloved Mex-Mex joint Salsa Fuego, has been repurposed once again, this time into The Dive Oyster Bar. Read more

Restaurant review: Campesinos Mexican Restaurant in Fort Worth

dfw dining2 Campesinos Cafe 0205

Star-Telegram

I like, on principle, any place that gives you your own personal bowl for salsa. Read more

Restaurant review: Resident Taqueria in Dallas

GHD71JJ00.5

Special to DFW.com

Resident Taqueria is that most rare of restaurants, one living up to its name. Read more

Restaurant review: Flight takes lakeside dining to new heights

dfw dining main Flight

Star-Telegram

Those with any lingering doubts about what effect a change in ownership might have on a restaurant need only visit Flight. Before David and Jamie Bryan purchased this space on Eagle Mountain Lake, it was known as The Spot and projected an unabashed biker-bar appeal, taking full advantage of its l... Read more

Restaurant review: Dagwoods Fire Grill Tap in Fort Worth

Dagwoods Grill 108

Star-Telegram

Last year, a local chef and his business partner did what many in the North Texas restaurant world would consider commercial suicide: They opened three restaurants. Read more

Restaurant review: All About Cha in Southlake

About Cha 103

Star-Telegram

If green-and-white coffee cups haunt you in your sleep like they do mine, I may have found an elixir that could cure our overcaffeinated consciences. Read more

Restaurant review: The Theodore in Dallas

GCS6THKNQ.5

Jessica Harp

Mall dining brings to mind the humble food court. But some malls do better than that, such as Dallas’ upscale NorthPark Center, where The Theodore opened in the former Luna de Noche spot in December. Read more

Restaurant review: Savor Coffee Bar and Eatery in Arlington

dfw dining2 savor coffee bar 007

DFW.com

The “Eatery” part of this coffee bar includes good crepes, pho and banh mi. Read more

Restaurant review: BGR The Burger Joint in Dallas

G5O6RAMPS.6

Jody Fellows

From the outside, BGR The Burger Joint (or BGR, as it is abbreviated on the simple black awning) looks pretty much like every other patty-pushing outfit in North Texas. Read more

Restaurant review: Sonsie House Kitchen in Colleyville

Sonsie House Kitchen 01

Special to DFW.com

In a second-story space in the Village at Colleyville, which has seen more than its fair share of restaurants, stands the weeks-old Sonsie House Kitchen, the new venture from the Harris family, former owners of the Celebrity Cafe & Bakery chain. Read more

Page 4