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Bachelor Party Dinner Help!

lycheelover Mar 8, 2008 04:27 AM

I am organzing a bachelor party in Dallas and all of us live in Canada and have never been to Dallas.

Does anyone have any suggestions on a place for dinner with great atmosphere and great food?(five of us)

If anyone also has any suggestions on a happening nightclub, that would also be apprecaited.

Thank you!!!

  1. d
    dalaimama Mar 9, 2008 10:38 AM

    Hibiscus on Henderson. It's near downtown and has great food and a good bar atmosphere. It's sort of a night club with a great steakhouse menu. The owners also own a number of places in the area and there are some great bars within walking distance including the Old Monk (sort of a Belgian Pub), The Porch, and a couple of other places.

    Victory Park is on the far end of downtown and has a number of good restaurants and clubs. Havana has a cigar bar which you might like.

    Main Street downtown between Field and Ervay has a ton of clubs, but be aware that many of them are mostly bottle service oriented.

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    1. re: dalaimama
      lycheelover Mar 10, 2008 06:51 PM

      Thank you both for your suggestions...I am going to check them all out! Thanks!!!

    2. m
      margiehubbard Mar 8, 2008 05:32 AM

      Do you know where you will be staying? What kind of food do you all like? Dallas has a LOT of restaurants.

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      1. re: margiehubbard
        lycheelover Mar 8, 2008 07:23 AM

        We were planning on staying in the downtown area. Open to anything, though probably pass on Italian and Asian food as we have a lot of those back home.

        1. re: lycheelover
          margiehubbard Mar 8, 2008 07:47 AM

          Happening club: Ghost Bar at the Hotel W in Victory Park

          Victory Park is a pretty interesting place overall. Several bars/restaurants.

          Fine dining: Stephen Pyles on San Jacinto Downtown (make your reservations as early as possible) or Abacus on McKinney, close to downtown

          Casual dining - Mexican - Pepe's & Mito's in Deep Ellum or Monica's Aca y Alla in Deep Ellum

          Great dive bar: Double Wide (as in trailer)

          Super home cooking: Vern's in Deep Ellum

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