Visit Irving Blog

Author: Kayla Mansour

Wifey, Mommy, Foodie, Dallasite and working lady @VisitIrvingTx. You'll find me living life in sassy shoes with big hair. When I'm not chasing my kiddos, I love to explore the foodie scene in Irving, Texas. Let's eat! @kaylamansour

Hotel for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 1:00 PM by Kayla Mansour

This year has given us enough time at home, so scratch the idea of "Home for the Holidays" and create a new memory this season with the one(s) you love . . . try a safe hotel staycation. Yes, "Hotel for the Holidays" also has a nice ring to it! Holiday in style in Irving at one of our amazing properties, create new memories and be merry! The city lights up with holiday activities with fewer crowds and more room to explore. 'Tis the season to enjoy a whimsical stay in the heart of DFW. 

Thanksgiving Meals and Pies in Irving

Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:00 AM by Kayla Mansour

Foodies delight all year-round in Irving, but the holidays provide an easy excuse to enjoy seconds (okay, okay … and thirds) from top-ranked eateries. If your current Thanksgiving menu needs just a little something extra or even the whole turkey and pie combo, we've got you covered. Check out where you can order out, or even dine in to get your Thanksgiving fix in Irving!  

Winging it in Irving

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 8:00 AM by Kayla Mansour

What’s not to love about an old-fashioned chicken wing? Are you team bone-in or boneless? It's really doesn't matter, we don't need one more thing to divide us, let's just all agree chicken wings are a win! The fact is they are downright delicious and can be prepared with so many sauces and flavors. Irving rocks its fair share of spots where you can fill that wing craving. No matter your flavor, we have got you covered!

As a bonus, hear it from the locals, we stalked THE foodie group of Irving, A Taste of Irving for the most mentioned wing

Welcome to Ouzi Mediterranean Grill

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 8:00 AM by Kayla Mansour

The Irving flavorhood wins again with the addition of Ouzi Mediterranean Grill! Water Street continues to bring eateries from all over the globe situated right on the beautiful waterfront of Lake Carolyn. This last weekend Ouzi opened their doors for a soft opening, serving tasty Greek-inspired dishes. Be first to try all they have to offer. A soft opening continues this week. There are kabobs, shawarma, and baklawa just waiting to be tried. The spreads are endless on Ouzi's buffet line.