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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
“I love Six Flags because it's a place where everyone in the family or group can have fun. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Very cool outside shopping center which are lower in price and you can still experience that Texas weather.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Museum
“Go and get amused by the craziness that you can find here! Just about 20-25 minutes away!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Lake
“If you like water sports you can visit the marina and rent boats and jet skis for a fun day! The Marina Restaurant may have good drinks or sights BUT is NOT a great food recommendation from me.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Park
“Nature trails 40 minutes outside of Dallas. Great for a morning walk or taking a break from the city. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Entertainment
“This venue hosts a variety of concerts and events as well as comedy and magic shows. (Approx. 13 miles away) ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Racetrack
“Horse racing and only place you can place bets since gambling is illegal in Texas”
  • 13 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Very cool water park that is both indoor and outdoor during the summer months. Grab a day pass and stay for hours. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Flea Market
“Traders Village in Grand Prairie is "America's #1 Marketplace” featuring more than 3,500 vendors selling their wares every Saturday and Sunday, year round. More than 3.5 million visitors a year are attracted to the 161-acre site which also offers family friendly rides, arcade games and a wide variety of state fair style foods. Features festivals throughout the year.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Great sushi and drinks! Good HH specials, live music at night, and veg friendly!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Six Flags Over Texas is a 212-acre theme park located in Arlington, Texas, east of Fort Worth and about 15 miles west of Dallas. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“It's the home of the first frozen margarita! Who knew they weren't around before the 70s? Several different margaritas to choose from - and each is cleverly and thoughtfully presented. Food is so good! You can get traditional Mexican dishes as well as Tex-Mex.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Brazilian steak house that will quench the hunger of even the most ravenous carnivore.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The Oasis is a good place to eat on Joe Pool Lake and look out over the water.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“This is a great place for Mexican food. The decor is modern and upscale. Located close to the Arlington entertainment district.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great sushi and drinks! Good HH specials, live music at night, and veg friendly!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It's the home of the first frozen margarita! Who knew they weren't around before the 70s? Several different margaritas to choose from - and each is cleverly and thoughtfully presented. Food is so good! You can get traditional Mexican dishes as well as Tex-Mex.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Brazilian steak house that will quench the hunger of even the most ravenous carnivore.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Oasis is a good place to eat on Joe Pool Lake and look out over the water.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“This is a great place for Mexican food. The decor is modern and upscale. Located close to the Arlington entertainment district.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Authentic Mexican "street taco" place, laid back and very affordable. Only one mile away and clearly the best authentic Mexican food in all of the Dallas area! Don't miss it. You may end up going there every day!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great food and a great place to watch the game! The bar area is great too! ”
  • 3 locals recommend

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