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Need Delicious Mac N' Cheese in DFW

iluvtennis Jan 13, 2008 05:46 PM

Can someone please tell me where to get some tasty macaroni and cheese in the DFW area. Both upscale and down home recommendations would be appreciated!

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  1. vktp RE: iluvtennis Jan 13, 2008 06:01 PM

    I love Hattie's and Luby's.

    A lot of people like Hibiscus's, but I didn't think much of it.

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      canne RE: vktp Mar 20, 2008 04:02 PM

      Hatties mac n' cheese is to die for! I love it so much I could just about bathe in it.

    2. speyerer RE: iluvtennis Jan 13, 2008 08:43 PM


      1. Honey Bee RE: iluvtennis Jan 14, 2008 06:13 AM

        I like the smoked gouda and parma ham version at Jasper's.

        1. younggreenanne RE: iluvtennis Jan 14, 2008 11:33 AM

          The Dallas Morning News reviewed Ounce in Addison, and the accompanying photo of Ounce's mac'n'cheese looks STUNNING:


          1. younggreenanne RE: iluvtennis Jan 14, 2008 11:35 AM

            Also, Central 214 and Social both have terrific mac'n'cheese, and I've loved it at Hibiscus as well.

            Tillman's Roadhouse has a great white cheddar mac'n'cheese, too!

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              mom2kec RE: iluvtennis Jan 14, 2008 05:51 PM

              Central 214 - I go and just order it with the grilled romaine salad

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                snatex RE: iluvtennis Jan 15, 2008 08:22 AM

                I actually like Eatzi's version.

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                  vktp RE: snatex Jan 15, 2008 03:50 PM

                  Good one. Don't know how I forgot about Eatzi's.

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                  foodie06 RE: iluvtennis Jan 15, 2008 01:01 PM

                  Ditto the rec for Jaspers.

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                    planojim RE: iluvtennis Jan 18, 2008 06:09 AM

                    The Porch on Henderson has some mighty fine Mac n Cheese.

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                      bonnevendange RE: iluvtennis Jan 18, 2008 07:33 AM

                      Abacus (when they have it--same owner as Jasper's) and Hattie's. I agree with Toulouse as well.

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                        foodbevlaw RE: iluvtennis Jan 19, 2008 11:38 AM

                        Jaspers' is the greatest ever. Abacus is a close second, with Hattie's a distant third (a bit runnier than I like, but the taste is there).

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                          ibobi RE: iluvtennis Jan 19, 2008 11:52 AM

                          Kenny's Wood Fired Grill in Addison has an awesome mac n cheese. I think it is made with smoked gouda, ham and white truffle oil.

                          1. jinet12 RE: iluvtennis Jan 21, 2008 06:36 AM

                            Hibiscus and Jaspars...hands down

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                              Dallasfoodiechic RE: iluvtennis Mar 20, 2008 10:11 AM

                              Jasper's, Ounce, BLT Steak and Kenny's... all tied in my book!

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                                pizzaQTpie RE: iluvtennis Mar 20, 2008 11:29 AM

                                Kitchen 1924 in Lakewood. They do take-out too.
                                Also if you are up for another cheesy-starch combo. You MUST try their Smoked Gouda Grits! They are outstanding.

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                                  hungryphillip RE: pizzaQTpie Mar 25, 2008 10:03 AM

                                  I second this one. Had it last night and it was AMAZING. Cute place, too.

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                                  steakhousematt RE: iluvtennis Mar 21, 2008 08:02 PM

                                  Perry's @ Routh and Cedar Springs. Yummy bacon and breadcrumbs on top give it a great texture

                                  1. jinet12 RE: iluvtennis Mar 23, 2008 04:17 PM

                                    Hmm...one of my favorite dishes, and IMO, no one does it better than Hibiscus...Oops..sorry, didn't realize that this was an old post..already answered

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                                      mr.entertainment RE: jinet12 Mar 26, 2008 05:15 PM

                                      The Capital Grille has a Lobster Mac n Cheese side dish. Fantastic!

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