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I will be in downtown Dallas for 3 days and will NOT have a car. Although I have been to Europe over 100 times, this will be my first to Dallas and would like to try Tex Mex or something Texan (not a steakhouse) even tho I do not eat meat.

I am looking for suggestions of restaurants whose chefs use high quality fresh local ingredients somewhat creatively and preferably with some authentic local character.

Any help will be appreciated!

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  1. Downtown Dallas:
    Stephan Pyles Restaurant or his sister restaurant, Stampede 66. Both Texas themed but Stampede 66 more so.
    http://www.stephanpyles.com/
    http://www.stampede66.com/

    Mexican and Tex-Mex downtown:
    Meso Maya. Mexican with Tex-Mex.
    http://mesomaya.com/#/locations
    El Fenix. Strictly Tex-Mex.
    http://elfenix.com/
    http://www.google.com/search?client=s...

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        1. Trust Twin. He is always spot on, and doesn't miss a trick.
          Veg

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          1. re: Veggo

            Thanks, Veggo. You're too kind.