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Dallas is the third-largest city in Texas and the ninth-largest in the United States. The metropolitan area is the largest metropolitan area in the South and fourth-largest metropolitan area in the United States.

Dallas was founded in 1841 and formally incorporated as a city in February 1856. Much of the Dallas Metropolitan Area is car-oriented, although there are pockets of walkable neighborhoods. There are also concerted efforts to increase downtown density and accessibility to public transportation.

Going There? Find a Hotel in Dallas

Entertainment:
Know any good entertainment spots in Dallas? Send them to us at newcolonist@newcolonist.com and we'll post it here.

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

AT&T Performing Arts Center
Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House

AT&T Performing Arts Center
Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre

Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Shopping:
What are the best places to shop in Dallas? Let us know by sending your comments to newcolonist@newcolonist.com

Antiques in Dallas

Dallas Farmers Market
Open Daily 8am-6pm
1010 South Pearl Expressway
Dallas, TX 75201-6022
(214) 670-5880

Dolly Python (Vintage)
1916 N Haskell Avenue
214-887-3434

Gratitude Vintage Clothing
3613 Fairmont Street

Neiman Marcus Downtown Store

Plato's Closet
6325 E Northwest Highway

Stanley Korshak

Highland Park Village Stores

Zola's Everyday Vintage
414 N Bishop Ave

Dining:
Are you in Dallas? Have you been there? Where do you like to eat? Send your comments to newcolonist@newcolonist.com and we'll post them here.
Market Diner
(Great for Breakfast)
4434 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75219

Mia's
4322 Lemmon Ave
214-526-1020

Norma's Cafe
1123 W. Davis
Dallas, Texas 75208
214-946-4711

Odd Fellows
(brunch-only)
316 West 7th Street
Dallas, TX 75208-4639
(214) 944-5958

The Old Warsaw
French Continental
2610 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 528-0032

Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse
2202 Inwood Rd
214-357-7120

Screen Door
Southern Food
One Arts Plaza

Thai Lotus Kitchen
3851 Cedar Springs Rd
(214) 520-9385

Tillman's Roadhouse
Bishop Arts District
324 West 7th Street
Dallas, Texas 75208

Vera Cruz Cafe
408 North Bishop Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75208

Cafe Brazil
Bottomless coffee, sidewalk seating, great for breakfast
3847 Cedar Springs Road, Dallas
(214) 461-8762

Chan Thai
12 West 7th Street
Dallas, TX 75208-4639
(214) 948-9956

Cosmic Cafe
Funky Vegetarian
2912 Oak Lawn Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219-4131
(214) 521-6157

Coal Vines Pizza
2404 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 855-4999

Dinger's Catfish Cafe
8989 Forest Ave.
214-235-3251

Goghee
Korean Tacos
2222 Inwood Road
Dallas

Green Papaya
Vietnamese
3211 Oak Lawn Ave
Dallas

Greek Cafe and Bakery
334 West Davis

Hattie's
American Bistro with Low Country
418 North Bishop Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75208
(214) 942-7400

Hunky's Hamburgers
3940 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas
214-522-1212

Night life:
Been out on the town in Dallas? Tell us where the best spots are. Send your comments to newcolonist@newcolonist.com and we'll post them here.

Adair's Country Music Bar
2624 Commerce St
214-939-9900

Club DaDa
2720 Elm Street
214-744-dada

Museums

Dallas Museum of Art

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Nasher Sculpture Center

African American Museum

Museum of Science and Nature

Meadows Museum

Government:

Dallas City Hall.
The Trinity River Corridor Project

Transportation:

Biking in Dallas

Dallas Area Rapid Transit

McKinney Avenue Transit Authority

Community Groups:

Local Blogs

Dallas For City People
Walkable DFW

Architecture in Downtown Dallas
www.dallasarchitecture.info

Critical Mass Dallas

Dallas Historic Tree Coalition
660 Preston Forest Center #407
Dallas, TX 75230 214-739-5886 e-mail: treesavers@aol.com
www.geocities.com/~dhtc/contact.html

Dallas Neighborhoods
www.dallasneighborhoods.org

Eco Dallas
www.ecodallas.com

Friends of Katy Trail

Travel Information: Visiting Dallas? Visit Dallas City Hall first! Then Find a Hotel in Dallas

Best Neighborhoods:
What are the best Dallas neighborhoods to live in? Send your comments to newcolonist@newcolonist.com and we'll post them here.

Lake Cliff Neighborhood Association
e-mail: bsm034@airmail.net

Uptown Dallas
www.uptowndallas.net

Oak Lawn
Wikipedia Entry

Oak Cliff
Wikipedia Entry

Downtown Dallas
www.downtowndallas.org

Deep Ellum
Wikipedia Entry

University Park
Wikipedia Entry

Highland Park
Wikipedia Entry

Dallas Arts District
www.thedallasartsdistrict.com

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