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With the weather warming up, nothing sounds better than fresh air and fresh oysters! While we may be far from the sea, Irving still has some incredible oyster options to satisfy even the pickiest seafood eater. So all that is left to ask is, east coast or west coast? Check out these great spots in Irving to get your raw, Rockefeller, or fried oysters on! 

Green is in the air and in the beer! Saint Patrick's Day is here and once again Irving is ready to cheer you into a great day filled with delicious food, cold drinks and the luck of the Irish. Whether celebrating with friends, family or enjoying a to-go meal at home, check out these Irving spots for the best Saint Patrick’s Day food! 

Spring Break Foodie Fun in Irving

Monday, March 14, 2022 2:00 PM by Chelsea Bilbia

Winter is melting away and spring is fast approaching. As we swap our parkas for t-shirts, it’s time to start thinking about what patios we will be dining at to enjoy fresh, flavorful, spring-forward dishes. Even if you are not in school anymore, we all deserve a spring break this year and there is no need to leave Irving to enjoy all the flavors of spring break. Check out these spots on Irving for spring break foodie fun! 

Uniquely Irving: Peak Restaurant and Bar

Thursday, February 24, 2022 1:00 PM by Kristina Rowe

We’ve talked about some of the ways you can “visit” countries around the world through the diverse tastes of Irving restaurants. And we’ve taken you to the Himalayan mountains before, so you may have learned a little bit about Nepali and Tibetan cuisine. But you may not know that Irving has about a dozen Nepalese restaurants where you can get momos (dumplings) and other delicious dishes.

Celebrate National Margarita Day in Irving

Monday, February 21, 2022 1:00 PM by Kristina Rowe

When National Margarita Day falls on Taco Tuesday, there’s only one way to celebrate - with Mexican food and margaritas. Of course, here in Irving there are plenty of places to celebrate. Whether you like things casual or styled up a bit, you’re sure to find the perfect spot to raise a glass to one of our all-time favorite cocktails. If you’re looking to celebrate National Margarita Day in Irving, here are eight great restaurants that will make the day a special one.

Top Spots to Wine & Dine

Thursday, February 17, 2022 8:00 AM by Lori Sirmen

Mercy Bar & Lounge

It’s not hard to find a glass of wine - it’s listed on just about every dinner menu in the city. And for that we are grateful, because wine pairs well with … well, everything! But sometimes you end up with a hot pink glass of zinfandel masquerading as a rosé or a goblet of something that tastes suspiciously like straight grape juice and reminds you of communion.

On the days when you want to drink something good - ummm, like every day - and maybe a little interesting, you’ll want to find a place that puts time and effort

Classic Wines to Enjoy on Valentines Day

Monday, February 14, 2022 1:00 PM by Chelsea Bilbia

Wine and Valentine’s Day go together like candy and roses. Celebrate the international day of love by sharing a bottle with someone special. Whether dining out in Irving or enjoying a romantic meal at home, here are some delicious wines to enjoy with all things Valentine’s Day! 

The international day of love is coming up and whether you are heart-eyes over it or just think it’s another Hallmark holiday, there is no shortage of excellent restaurant choices in Irving for Valentine’s Day. If you’re like me, then food is your love language and what better way to show your love this Valentine’s Day than sharing a delicious meal with your significant other, friends or family. Dining in, take-out at home or just looking for an elevated cocktail and appetizers, check out these lovely Irving favorites for a romantic Valentine’s Day! 

Uniquely Irving: Argentina Bakery

Friday, February 11, 2022 10:00 AM by Chelsea Bilbia

Family-owned and operated, Argentina Bakery is a must visit for all things sweet, savory and delicious. Named the Best Bakery in Irving in 2021, visitors can easily see why this establishment is a shining star in Irving. Regional delicacies of South America, along with American and European classics, blend together for the ultimate one-stop-shop bakery experience. Enjoy fresh coffee, handmade treats, and explore unique grocery items of Argentina. Since 2003, Argentina Bakery's skilled pastry chefs have been hard at work to create one of the best bakeries in all of Dallas/Fort Worth.  

Uniquely Irving: Mr Max Izakaya Restaurant

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 2:00 PM by Kristina Rowe

Mr. Max Izakaya Restaurant at 3028 N. Belt Line Road is such a legend in Irving. It’s hard to know where to begin when describing it, except that it’s one of the top places in all of North Texas for authentic Japanese food. It’s the only Irving restaurant that was mentioned in Thrillist’s shoutout to The 18 Best Restaurants in the Dallas Suburbs. While I think they overlooked a number of Irving restaurants that deserve a place on this list, they’re definitely not wrong about Mr. Max.