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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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Smoke

Restaurant centered around smoked meats, located in the hip Belmont Hotel.

901 Fort Worth Ave, Dallas, TX 75208, USA
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Uchi

Next level sushi and sashimi in the Arts District paired with an extensive selection of Sake. Winner of many Best Sushi accolades including Dallas Observer and Eater.

2817 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75201, USA
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Gloria’s

Texas based, family-friendly chain featuring a menu with Salvadoran and Tex-Mex favorites.

3223 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75204, USA
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Bubba’s Cooks Country

Retro-style diner serving comfort food classics since 1981 in a converted Texaco station. Enjoy Southern staples like mashed potatoes, yeast rolls, black-eyed peas and fried chicken – lots of fried chicken.

6617 Hillcrest Ave, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
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Velvet Taco

Local chain featuring handmade tortillas and everything made from scratch. 

3012 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
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Thai Ocha

Authentic Thai restaurant in a casual atmosphere.  Loved by locals for their delicious curries and BYOB policy.

1509 Malone St, Denton, TX 76201, USA
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Zephyr Bakery

Popular bakery and cafe serving up pastries and European comfort foods with happy hour drink specials and community events.

4001 Cedar Springs Rd, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
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Taqueria Pinocho

Local taqueria serving tacos, sopes, and other Mexican specialties.

118 S Carroll Ave, Dallas, TX 75226, USA
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Toulouse Cafe and Bar

French bistro with a lovely outdoor patio located directly on the Katy Trail. Enjoy french specialties like steak tartar, croque monsieurs, frog legs, duck confit, bouillabaisse – and one of their most popular menu items – Mussels. Leave room for dessert, the chocolate soufflé c’est magnifique. Also popular for brunch.

3314 Knox St, Dallas, TX 75205, USA
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Lakewood Landing

An “upscale dive” with a great jukebox spinning local bands and classic country, while serving juicy burgers & jalepeno corn dogs. One of the last of its kind in Dallas.  Rated one of “Dallas’s Most Authentic Dive Bar” by the Dallas Observer.

5818 Live Oak St, Dallas, TX 75214, USA
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Monkey King Noodle

BYOB noodle company serving soups, noodles & dumplings in Deep Ellum with open-air rooftop seating.

2933 Main St, Dallas, TX 75226, USA
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JG’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers

Cozy, old fashioned diner covered with vintage memorabilia serving burgers & sandwiches. Dress your burger just the way you like it at their condiment bar, and order a side of cheese fries. Step back in time and enjoy some down-home southern hospitality.

12101 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75243, USA
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Barley & Board

Brewpub in a vintage brick building offering dozens of beers on tap & New American bar fare.

Barley & Board, 100 W Oak St, Denton, TX 76201, USA
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Seoul Garden

Korean food & barbecue served table-side in a sprawling dining room with classic Asian-themed decor.

Seoul Garden, 2502 Royal Ln, Dallas, TX 75229, USA
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