Dallas
Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse is one of Dallas.

1. Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse

8.8
5519 W Lovers Ln (Between Inwood Rd and Dallas North Tollway), Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · Inwood-Northwest · 12 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Get a true Texas meal at this Dallas staple, where all of the cooking is done over a fire pit. As seen on Travel Channel’s Man v. Food Nation.

Taqueria El Si Hay is one of Dallas.

2. Taqueria El Si Hay

8.6
601 W Davis St (at Cedar Hill Ave.), Dallas, TX
Taco Place · Kidd Springs · 21 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Eating elotes, or maybe some barbacoa or lengua tacos is only half the fun. Standing in line may be the most delicious possible look at Dallas' cultural diversity. [Eater 38 Member]

Avila's is one of Dallas.

3. Avila's

8.8
4714 Maple Ave (at Kings Rd), Dallas, TX
Mexican Restaurant · 47 tips and reviews

EaterEater: The best place to take out-of-towners who wonder what all the fuss is when it comes to Tex-Mex. We recommend the chile relleno. And the brisket tacos. And, well, everything else. [Eater 38 Member]

Smoke is one of Dallas.

4. Smoke

9.2
901 Fort Worth Ave (at Chappel St.), Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · Fort Worth Avenue · 123 tips and reviews

EaterEater: The barbecue baby of Tim Byres is one of the city's best-received and best-executed restaurants. [Eater 38 Member]

Peggy Sue BBQ is one of Dallas.

5. Peggy Sue BBQ

7.7
6600 Snider Plz, Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · 23 tips and reviews

EaterEater: The Park Cities may not be known for getting their hands dirty, but Peggy Sue BBQ's decades-old tradition of fine ribs and more proves otherwise. [Eater 38 Member]

Victory Park is one of Dallas.

6. Victory Park

Dallas, TX
Neighborhood · 6 tips and reviews

Dallas ObserverDallas Observer: Lined with great restaurants, trendy boutiques and home to American Airlines Center- a visit here, makes for a great evening.

Mike Anderson's BBQ House is one of Dallas.

7. Mike Anderson's BBQ House

8.7
5411 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · 36 tips and reviews

Dallas ObserverDallas Observer: Voted best BBQ in our Best of Dallas 2010 issue!

Urban Taco is one of Dallas.

8. Urban Taco

8.1
3411 McKinney Ave (btwn Lemmon and Hall), Dallas, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Uptown · 80 tips and reviews

Dallas ObserverDallas Observer: Great drinks and delicious three- choice dips...great for an appetizer!

Cool & Hot is one of Dallas.

9. Cool & Hot

7.3
930 E 8th St (at I-35E Service Rd.), Dallas, TX
Taco Place · Southwest Dallas · 8 tips and reviews
Main Street Garden is one of Dallas.

10. Main Street Garden

9.0
1900 Main St (btwn S. Harwood St. & S. St. Paul St.), Dallas, TX
Park · Main Street District · 20 tips and reviews
Fair Park is one of Dallas.

11. Fair Park

9.1
1200 S. 2nd Ave. (at Grand Ave.), Dallas, TX
Park · Fair Park · 74 tips and reviews
John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza is one of Dallas.

12. John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza

8.9
646 Main St (bt S Market & Record Sts), Dallas, TX
Plaza · West End Historic District · 21 tips and reviews
Pecan Lodge is one of Dallas.

13. Pecan Lodge

9.3
2702 Main St (at Pryor St), Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · Deep Ellum · 134 tips and reviews
Lockhart Smokehouse is one of Dallas.

14. Lockhart Smokehouse

9.3
400 W Davis St (at N. Bishop Ave.), Dallas, TX
BBQ Joint · Bishop Arts District · 112 tips and reviews
White Rock Lake is one of Dallas.

15. White Rock Lake

Dallas, TX
Lake · 74 tips and reviews
Knife Dallas is one of Dallas.

16. Knife Dallas

8.5
5300 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX
Steakhouse · 15 tips and reviews