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Fun / Romantic recommendations for this weekend

Roolick May 18, 2012 08:06 AM

Hi Hounders,

I am looking for recommendations for fun and romantic places this weekend. The girlfriend and I usually do one expensive night for our anniversary, but this year we want to do a sort of fun adventure weekend instead.
The ideal place would have some character and preferably not be above "$$$" since we are wanting to go several places.

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  1. bhoward RE: Roolick May 18, 2012 09:39 AM

    If not too far out of your way give Bolsa and perhaps some other places in Oak Cliff a try.


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      Roolick RE: bhoward May 18, 2012 01:05 PM

      Thanks! This place looks great.

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        foiegras RE: bhoward May 18, 2012 05:02 PM

        Bolsa is a great idea ... other places in Bishop Arts/Oak Cliff to try include Smoke, Mesa, and Dude, Sweet Chocolate. You could do brunch at either Smoke or Bolsa.

      2. twinwillow RE: Roolick May 18, 2012 09:42 AM

        I'd recommend Rough Creek Lodge out in Glen Rose.
        Not too large a resort with excellent "chef driven" food and very comfortable accommodations. Lot's to do or, just hang around.

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          Roolick RE: twinwillow May 18, 2012 01:09 PM

          Rough Creek looks really nice, but I am up in the North Dallas / Plano area, so that would be more of a weekend trip for me.

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