Steak May Be King, But Dallas Loves Veggies, Too. I Promise.

Full disclosure: I grew up in west Texas, so I'm not really sure what all that green stuff is on plates. Is it decoration? KIDDING. Veggies are cool, and my vegetarian and vegan friends are, too. 

Here's a list of Dallas Veggie/Vegan options for those of you coming to Dallas for the RT Convention in May. This list is not exhaustive--rather, it's the greatest hits. Places I have personally been to and/or places that come highly recommended by my friends. (My all-time GREATEST DALLAS HITS can be found here.)

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Dallas, a foodie's paradise

So you’re planning to be in Dallas for RT15. I hope you have a car or are okay taking a cab/Uber because there’s not all that much next door to the Hyatt Regency, our conference hotel. That’s not to say you’re going to starve. You won’t. This local just wants to make sure you know you won’t be able to fall out of the hotel and into restaurants like you did in New Orleans last year. 

In fact, we like to bandy about this little gem: Dallas (well, the entire Metroplex) has more restaurants per capita than New York City. You can eat reeeeeeeal good in our fair city. 

I’ll devote several blogs to Dallas cuisine over the next week. Today’s is going to be governed by one theme: MY FAVORITES.  (The others will cover steak, fast-cas, Tex Mex, veggie/vegan, and close to the hotel, etc.)

Without further ado, and in no particular order, here are my favorite places to eat (and what I order) in Dallas…

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Fun Things To Do in Dallas with Kids

"You've got a a bar." --Sweet Home Alabama

I imagine taking your kids to RT is a little bit like this. But maybe that's because the only RT I've been to was in New Orleans which is, in my experience, one big party. (Until you come down with pneumonia; they say two thousand zero zero party over, ooops, out of time.) 

But I digress. 

If you're bringing your family with you to our fair city of Dallas (and I know a few of you are thinking about it because you've asked me to write this post), there are a lot of things your husband/wife/partner can do with the kiddos while you're enjoying the sessions. 

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