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Food is life. Food is love. We embrace food. It’s delicious, we need it, and sharing a meal can create memories that last a lifetime. Right now, those of us that are stuck at home amid the coronavirus pandemic may not be able to sit down over dinner with friends and far-away family, but we can certainly share our love of food with one another by sharing recipes, cooking tips, family meal-time ideas and inspiring stories about foodies, restaurants, and chefs in our community. Here are some #foodiefun ideas to help us spread good cheer: 

This is an especially tough time for our local restaurants. While dining rooms to the public are closed, there are other ways you can still support them. Order food for takeout/delivery or buy gift cards for future use. Here's our latest round-up of updates from local businesses. Be sure to eat local and show them some love!
 

 

 

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A Guide to Food Delivery in Irving

Monday, March 16, 2020 6:00 AM by Visit Irving

Let’s face it, sometimes what you need most is some tasty grub delivered right to your doorstep. Fortunately, food delivery is big in Irving, whether its online delivery services like Grubhub and Uber Eats, or classic Chinese food delivery from local restaurants. We’ve pulled together a few of our favorite services and places that will help you make your next order from the comfort of your home away from home.

Happy National Margarita Day (February 22)!! The zesty lime juice, the bite from a good tequila, and a hint of sweetness from Grand Marnier or Agave nectar – Oh who doesn’t like a good glass of this classic Mexican cocktail? We know we do! And for that reason we are sharing some of the best places to get margaritas around Irving, today and any day!

As we’re going deep into spring, when rainy days, flowers, and allergies seem to be taking place almost simultaneously, the idea of doing a Spring Cleaning came to my mind. Not just my house or my closet, but my body too! So when I saw that the new health-conscious restaurant at the Toyota Music Factory complex called Freshii is offering a 1 (Quickie), 3 (Determined), and 5-day (Focused) juice cleanse package, I decided to try it! 

Mr Max Nippon Cafe

Thursday, January 2, 2020 7:00 PM by Debora Manusama-Sinaga

As a food aficionado, I have come to believe that when it comes to international cuisines, the more unassuming the eatery, the more authentic the flavor. Think about it, there are countless hole-in-a-wall spots that are home to the best tacos, falafels, and in this case, Japanese food! 

Created to be the lighter, more cheerful alternative to Sunday dinner, brunch has been embraced by the American society for more than 70 years. How can we not embrace it? The buffet, the eggs, the pastries, and mimosas! Oh…we can hardly wait for Sunday! Well in the meantime, allow us to list down some of our favorite brunch spots in Irving to get you inspired. 

Satisfy Your Caffeine Craving in Irving

Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:00 AM by Roselle Pliego

Check out our roundup of the kings of caffeine in Irving, Texas. We traveled to each spot and asked the baristas to give us their recommendations for something HOT, COLD and UNIQUE. Enjoy their favorite selections that you just might need to go try. If you go a sippin’ bring us along by tagging your posts with #VisitIrving. 

State Fair of Texas Inspired Food in Irving

Friday, September 27, 2019 10:00 AM by Roselle Pliego

The State Fair of Texas only comes around once a year, making it a tough task to get your fix of fried foods and oversized portions in just a month. Fear not, because these Irving dishes are served up year-round!  From a Nepali Sausage on a stick to an oversized soft pretzel dipped in beer fondue, we’ve hunted down the most satisfying and crave-worthy Fair fare for you to enjoy.