Things to Do in Dallas

About Dallas – Make it a vacation! 

Special thanks to the AHF Dallas Chapter for providing this list of recommendations for attendees. Dallas offers so many great indoor and outdoor activities, sights, and places to eat. Be sure to check the venue’s hours of operation before heading out!

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Don’t forget, AHF will be offering 3 Area Activities on Monday as part of the pre-conference activities. These planned activities will be available to purchase separate from the AHF registration. More information will be provided in June to registered attendees.

Places to Go 


Outdoor Areas 


  • Mokara Salon & Spa – Located on the fourth floor of Omni Dallas Hotel, this spa offers a full-service spa experience. AHF Attendees can book a treatment during their stay and receive a 10% discount on all spa services. Attendees must show their AHF Conference badge. Go to the Spa website for more information.

Places to Eat

Joy Macarons – Local Bakery 

           839 W. Davis Street, Dallas Tx

Dallas Grilled Cheese Company

          310 W. 7th, Dallas Tx

Houndstooth Coffee – Funky Coffee, Pastries

          1900 North Henderson Ave. Dallas Tx

Tei-An – Japanese Restaurant $$$

           1722 Routh Street, #110, Dallas Tx

Gemma Restaurant – American Cuisine $$

            2323 N Henderson Ave #109, Dallas, TX Lucia Restaurant – Italian  $$$ 

            408 W Eighth St #101, Dallas, TX

Rise No. 1 – French Restaurant  $$$

            5360 W Lovers Ln #220, Dallas, TX

Meso Maya – Mexican Restaurant  $$

            1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX

Lockhart Smokehouse BBQ – $$

             400 W Davis St, Dallas, TX

Rodeo Goat – Hamburger Restaurant  $$   

              1926 Market Center Blvd, Dallas        

Ojeda – Mexican Restaurant  $$

         4617 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX

Hopdoddy Burger Bar  $$

         3227 McKinney Ave Suite 102, Dallas, Tx

18th and Vine – Smoked BBQ Meats  $$

          4100 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX

Velvet Taco – Tacos and Margaritas  $$

          3411 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX

Lee Harvey – Bar with Pub Food & Live Music   $

          1807 Gould St, Dallas, TX

Meddlesome Moth – Gastropub w/140+ types of Beer

           1621 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX

Ida Claire Restaurant – Southern Style  $$

            5001 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX

Laili @ the Farmer’s Market Shed Mediterranean

            920 S Harwood St #180/190, Dallas, TX

Truck Yard – Complex housing food trucks  $

            5624 Sears St, Dallas, TX

Chicken Scratch – Chicken Restaurant  $$

            2303 Pittman St, Dallas, TX

Rapscallion Restaurant – Southern Fare  $$

            2023 Greenville Ave #110, Dallas, TX