The Foodie Experience “Best Bites of Big D” will kick-off the 2017 Taste of Dallas three-day food festival on Friday, June 9th at Gilley’s Dallas! This exclusive culinary event will highlight the very best food and drinks that Dallas has to offer. This year’s all-inclusive new format will provide an immersive, interactive evening experience for culinary enthusiasts with celebrity chefs, like Dean Fearing of Fearing’s at The Ritz Carlton, and Tom Parlo of the renowned Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, just to name a few. Guests will be able to sip and sample from some of the very best restaurants, gourmet brands, local artisans, and will enjoy hands-on food and beverage demonstrations in the relaxed atmosphere of Gilley’s Dallas. You’ll want to purchase tickets early, as tickets are limited for this all-inclusive event and will sell out again


  • Unlimited Food Sampling Friday, June 9th at Gilley’s Dallas
  • 50+ Best Chefs/Restaurants, Gourmet Brands & Local Artisan Market
  • Craft Beer, Wine & Spirits Samplings & Pairings
  • Culinary Demonstrations on Multiple Stages
  • Live Music & Entertainment

  • WHERE: Gilley's Dallas- 1135 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX
  • WHEN: Friday, June 9th, 2017
  • HOURS: Fri: 7:30pm - 10:30pm

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  • Larry & Karen Williams

    Amberjax Fish Market Grille

  • Andrea Meyer

    Bisous Bisous

  • Uno Immanivong

    Chino Chinatown

  • Ivan Arias

    El Rincon Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

  • Dean Fearing

    Fearing's at The Ritz

  • Tida Pichakron & Gianni Santin

    Haute Sweet Patisserie

  • John Tesar


  • Dunia Borga

    La Duni Baking Studio

  • Daniel Pittman

    LUCK at Trinity Groves


    Paul Martins American Grill


    Public School 214

  • Ben Zimmerer

    Rex's Seafood at the Market

  • Tom Parlo

    Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek


    Sambuca Restaurant

  • Nico Sanchez

    Taqueria La Ventana, Tortaco & Meso Maya


    True Food Kitchen


    Yucatan Taco Stand