We know it’s been quiet here for a while now. With a pandemic and life changes, creating for Honest Dallas wasn’t a possibility. We have been in Dallas for many years and have loved sharing honest reviews, music, art, and so much with you all. But life is pulling us in a new direction. We […]
Much like live music venues, COVID-19 deeply impacted the Arts. Personally, the Arts District is an enjoyable place to be. The block parties and late-night art events were on our calendar. But of course, those have been halted. Pop-up art exhibits have still shown up around Dallas, despite the closures of long-standing staples. Luckily, Dallas […]
To say COVID-19 impacted businesses and restaurants would be an understatement. Some beloved eateries have closed while new transplants have popped up. We want to keep you informed, so here is the latest in Dallas news. Openings: Hot Chicks opened their Plano location and is looking to open two more locations in Dallas. Longtime Dallas restauranteurs, […]
If we can’t go to the bar, we’ll bring it to us. But if we’re being honest, our bar was stocked before the bars closed due to COVID-19. We love Texas breweries and distilleries, so we make sure to have some Texas brands in the house. Here’s the list of our go-to Texas brands: Liquor: […]
It’s been a minute since we’ve done Sunday Sounds, so here’s a refresher and the changes we’ve made. Originally, Sunday Sounds was a full blog post highlighting local and sometimes unsigned musicians from other areas of Texas. We’d share a quick about, music links, and event dates. This would be posted across all channels so on and so […]
With the pandemic there has been a spike in usage for GrubHub, Doordash, UberEats, etc. But not all restaurants use these apps and some lose quality when they do. So which restaurants are app ready and which are worth getting in your car and masking up for? Delivery: Any Pho or Ramen placeWe particularly like […]
It’s not news to hear “times are tough.” But as a community, Dallas is strong, resilient and sticks together. Many people and local businesses have been deeply impacted by the mandated closures, quarantines, and social distancing. Honest Dallas has put together some resources to help. Latest updates from the World Health Organization. As always wash […]
No, this isn’t a Dallas artist. (I know, I know.) But hear me out, Briston Maroney opened for Cold War Kids this week at The Rustic’s 6th Birthday Party. And it’s not every day you see an opener and think “yep, I’m a fan now”. You may have heard Briston Maroney’s music if you listen […]
On Saturday, December 7th sample the sounds of over 40 local bands in Deep Ellum, TX. Venues include Club Dada Indoor & Outdoor Stage, Off the Record, Reno’s Chop, Three Links, and Trees!
Then you must attend Tacolandia. Tacolandia is an outdoor Taco-sampling event and festival that will feature Dallas’ best tacos from over 30 local restaurants.