The Foodie Experience Best Bites of Big D is presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb, and is the exclusive kick-off to Taste of Dallas. This special, one-night-only event is on Friday, June 9th at Gilley’s Dallas, and will highlight the very best food and drinks that Dallas has to offer. This year’s all-inclusive format will provide an immersive, interactive evening experience for culinary enthusiasts. Enjoy 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 and 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!

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 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

CHEFS, RESTAURANTS & CULINARY ARTISANS

  • Larry & Karen Williams

    Amberjax Fish Market Grille & Sallio Bistro

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    Benihana

  • Andrea Meyer

    Bisous Bisous Patisserie

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    Black Walnut Cafe

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    Caribbean Cabana

  • Uno Immanivong

    Chino Chinatown

  • Ivan Arias

    El Rincon Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

  • Dean Fearing

    Fearing's at The Ritz

  • Jacob Williamson

    Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck

  • Mark Wootton

    Garden Cafe

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    Grayson Social

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    Great One Cookie Co

  • Tida Pichakron & Gianni Santin

    Haute Sweets Patisserie

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    High Brew Coffee

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    Houlihan's

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    Isabelly’s Chocolates & Sweet Treats

  • Masa Kurihara

    Kabuki Japanese Restaurant

  • Kate Weiser

    Kate Weiser Chocolate

  • John Tesar

    Knife

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    La Bodega's

  • Dunia Borga

    La Duni Baking Studio

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    Local Oak

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    Lonestar Popcorn

  • Daniel Pittman

    LUCK at Trinity Groves

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    Max's Wine Dive

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    Melinda's Hot Sauce

  • Jennifer Suki

    Mudhen Meats & Greens

  • Anastacia Quinones

    OddFellows

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    Opa Greek Taverna

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    Palapas Seafood Bar

  • Janice Provost

    Parigi

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    Paul Martin's American Grill

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    Public School 214

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    Pudding on Smiles

  • Andrew Savoie

    Resident Taqueria

  • Ben Zimmerer

    Rex's Seafood at the Market

  • Tom Parlo

    Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek

  • Jose Cacari

    Roy's

  • Abraham Salum

    Salum Restaurant

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    Sambuca Restaurant

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    Scardello Artisan Cheese

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    Schorlemer Haus

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    Spin Pizza

  • Erin McKool

    Start

  • Jason West

    Sundown At the Granada

  • Nico Sanchez

    Taqueria La Ventana, Tortaco & Meso Maya

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    Texas Olive Ranch

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    Texas Rib Rangers

  • Jan Loov

    Texas Spice at Omni Dallas

  • Sarah Penrod

    The Urban Cowgirl

  • Jeffrey Kollinger

    Tillman's Roadhouse

  • Angela Hernandez

    Top Knot

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    True Food Kitchen

  • Alex Astranti

    Uchi

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    Victoria Chefina Chocolate

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    Village Baking Co.

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    XO Coffee Co

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    Yucatan Taco Stand

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    Zoes Kitchen

CRAFT BEER, WINE & SPIRITS

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