Not only is Dallas' revamped downtown area a hotbed for world class art and culture, it's also a dining destination for many of the city's top notch restaurants by Dallas' most celebrated chefs, including Dean Fearing's namesake restaurant in the posh Ritz Hotel –and Stephan Pyles' Dallas Arts District hotspot, Flora Street Cafe.
If it's views you're after, then head up to Wolfgang Puck's Five Sixty restaurant perched atop Reunion Tower. Here you can enjoy delectable Asian-inspired dishes while soaking in a 360 degree view of the city.
Speaking of views, Lark on the Park boasts spectacular views of Klyde Warren Park and equally impressive global fare.
In the Dallas Arts District, you'll find everything from imaginative Japanese cuisine at Tei An to some of the best steaks in town at Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille.
In the heart of downtown, you'll find CBD Provisions, a chic brasserie at the Joule Hotel that serves delicious modern American fare. Nearby is Neiman Marcus, offering sensational lunches at its legendary Zodiac Restaurant. And the best southern comfort grub can be had at Ellen’s Southern Kitchen in the West End.