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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
Dallas
Food
Feel
Price
6.0
5.5
$25
Gut gasket chic, lovely in the morning, romantic in the evening

Best known for its haute gut gasket breakfasts and tasty brunches, Breadwinners is an Uptown staple. You’ll find lines wrapping around the building on Saturday and Sunday mornings; crowds ripe with anticipation for mammoth cinnamon rolls; migas with eggs, chorizo, tortillas, and cheese. Or savor queen of hearts salad with hearts of palm, artichoke hearts, and celery hearts plus chicken. Steak and eggs is plated with beef tenderloin medallions and hearty brunch potatoes.

Though not as well known for dinner service,… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
Dallas
Food
Feel
Price
9.2
6.5
$15
A Vietnamese menu that covers a lot of ground, and succeeds in doing so

Quick, name your favorite place for pho. Okay, now what’s your favorite for banh mi? Bo bun Hue? All different places, right? Most Vietnamese places tend to have a singular focus and specialty, but Nam Hua is set apart by its varied menu, with multiple well-executed dishes.

Some of our favorites here are the banh xeo, which are easily the best rendition in Dallas. The crispy coconut crêpes come with hardly any grease and a soft center. Goi ngo sen (lotus… [More]