21+ yrs only with valid ID

The Foodie Experience is the exclusive kick-off to Taste of Dallas. This special, one-night-only, all-inclusive food and beverage sampling format event highlights the very best food and drink the Metroplex has to offer. Attendees will be able to sip and sample from some of the very best chefs and restaurants while enjoying exclusivity inside the Gas Monkey Live venue. You’ll want to purchase tickets for The Foodie Experience early, as tickets are limited and will sell out!


  • Unlimited Food Sampling from Top Chefs and Restaurants
  • Delicious Wine, Craft Beer & Spirits Samplings
  • Food & Beverage Pairings
  • Music & Entertainment

  • WHEN: Friday, June 22, 2018
  • HOURS: General Admission 7:00pm to 10:00pm (VIP entry at 6:30pm)

Foodie Experience tickets include access to all of Taste of Dallas which opens at 5pm and features live music on 3 outdoor stages.

Want to get FREE VIP Foodie Experience tickets for family/friends coming into town or for yourself as part of a staycation? Get a pair of Taste of Dallas Ultimate Weekend Passes (Value $240 dollars) that include VIP Foodie Experience access when you book a room through this special link for Friday 6/22 at the Omni Dallas Hotel, the Official Hotel of Taste of Dallas. Limited time offer so don't delay. Click here


  • Larry & Karen Williams

    Amberjax Fish Market Grille & Sallio Bistro



  • Andrea Meyer

    Bisous Bisous Patisserie


    Black Walnut Cafe


    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


    Graham Dodds


    Grayson Social


    Great One Cookie Co

  • Tida Pichakron & Gianni Santin

    Haute Sweets Patisserie


    High Brew Coffee




    Isabelly’s Chocolates & Sweet Treats

  • Masa Kurihara

    Kabuki Japanese Restaurant

  • Kate Weiser

    Kate Weiser Chocolate

  • John Tesar



    La Bodega's

  • Dunia Borga

    La Duni Baking Studio


    Local Oak


    Lonestar Popcorn

  • Daniel Pittman

    LUCK at Trinity Groves


    Max's Wine Dive


    Melinda's Hot Sauce

  • Anastacia Quinones



    Opa Greek Taverna


    Palapas Seafood Bar

  • Janice Provost



    Paul Martin's American Grill


    Public School 214


    Pudding on Smiles

  • Andrew Savoie

    Resident Taqueria

  • Ben Zimmerer

    Rex's Seafood at the Market

  • Tom Parlo

    Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek

  • Jose Cacari


  • Abraham Salum

    Salum Restaurant


    Sambuca Restaurant


    Scardello Artisan Cheese


    Schorlemer Haus


    Spin Pizza

  • Erin McKool


  • Jason West

    Sundown At the Granada

  • Nico Sanchez

    Taqueria La Ventana, Tortaco & Meso Maya


    Texas Olive Ranch


    Texas Rib Rangers

  • Jan Loov

    Texas Spice at Omni Dallas

  • Sarah Penrod

    The Urban Cowgirl

  • Jeffrey Kollinger

    Tillman's Roadhouse

  • Angela Hernandez

    Top Knot


    True Food Kitchen

  • Alex Astranti



    Victoria Chefina Chocolate


    Village Baking Co.


    XO Coffee Co


    Yucatan Taco Stand