HOME > Chowhound > Dallas - Fort Worth >
What's your latest food quest? Share your adventure
TELL US

One more meal in Dallas

d
dailybread8383 May 27, 2010 09:16 PM

Tonight I ate at the Mansion and it was a pretty great experience, just not mindblowing like I expected. I have one more chance to eat dinner at a fine a dining institute in Dallas, where should I go that will be representative of Dallas and the flavors of Texas and will really blow me away?

  1. twinwillow May 28, 2010 06:19 PM

    C'mon guys. It's gotta be Sharon Hages' York Street. Provided of course, if they can snag a reservation on short notice.
    www.yorkstreetdallas.com

    2 Replies
    1. re: twinwillow
      DallasDude Jun 2, 2010 06:52 AM

      Attended a dinner at Abacus recently that featured Rathbun, Fearings, Pyles, Hage, Olenjack and Brian Holben. Amazing evening for sure. Had to share the photo before I exploded. Now if they could do this every evening...

       
      1. re: DallasDude
        d
        DallasChowChick Jun 2, 2010 07:10 AM

        What a GREAT pic!!! Did your camera shatter after you snapped it for capturing so much awesomeness in one shot?

    2. Dallas Alice May 28, 2010 08:25 AM

      Given your criteria, Fearing's.

      3 Replies
      1. re: Dallas Alice
        d
        dailybread8383 May 28, 2010 10:18 AM

        Im a bit torn between stephan pyles and fearings to be honest, which one is the most likely to wow me?

        1. re: dailybread8383
          j
          J.R. May 28, 2010 11:43 AM

          Fearings

          1. re: J.R.
            d
            DKS1 May 28, 2010 12:30 PM

            In that case, then +2 for Fearings (dont' know why I didn't think of that with my original post)! Will suit both the fine dining and "flavors of Texas" criteria...

      2. d
        DKS1 May 28, 2010 08:10 AM

        Sorry it did not live up to your expectations...
        Where else did you end up going?
        Though I have not been there personally, I have heard great things about Aurora. You might want to check out their website: www.auroradallas.com. I've been wanting to try it for a long time.
        And are you set on fine dining for tonight??
        What other dining experiences have you had while here?

        Show Hidden Posts