Weekend Itinerary

This Weekend in Irving

We’ve got another exciting weekend coming up in Irving, TX. Whether you are looking for concerts, happy hours, culinary or cultural events, look no further

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Chelsea Bilbia
Author: Chelsea Bilbia

A SoCal native happy to call Irving my new home. From food to wine to adventures, I love spending my free time exploring cities, nature, and all the hot spots to try. Cheers! 

Wet Your Whistle with the Best Whiskey and Bourbons in Irving

Neat, on the rocks, or in a cocktail,however you enjoy your whiskey, you are sure to warm up this winter season with a smooth glass from any of Irving’s whiskey watering holes. While whiskey and bourbon did not originate in Texas, there is definitely something so cowboy about an Old Fashioned next to the fireplace with delicious food on your plate. This is something that can be found in Irving at these spots to wet your whistle with the best whiskey and bourbon!  …

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Uniquely Irving Eateries: Irving Diner

There is something so comforting about eating at a classic diner on Saturday morning, enjoying home-cooked style food, served by friendly staff and at economicalprices. Irving Diner is a nostalgic blast from the past 50’s diner experience. While the walls may be filled with legends and icons of the mid-20th century, their quality, cleanliness and delicious foods have stood the test of time, and they continue to keep up with today’s modern pace. …

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Food Trucks of Irving

Did you know there are several delicious food trucks here in Irving? The perfect way to enjoy diverse menu items in a casual to-go setting, check out these awesome meals on the move in Irving! From tacos to BBQ to sandwiches, there is something for everyone, so keep your eyes to the streets for your next meal to roll by…

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Uniquely Irving: Edoko Omakase

When searching for the outstanding sushi in Irving, look no further than Edoko Omakase. This locally owned restaurant serves up only fresh ingredients and always sources from local farmers markets when possible, while the kitchen features a sushi chef expert with over 20 years of experience. All seafood served here is extremely high quality and you will feel as if you are dining along the shores of Japan with every bite. While sushi is king, there is an array of flavorful Japanese dishes for all to enjoy. Some of my favorites include the teriyaki chicken and shrimp tempura. Those looking to keep a vegetarian diet will enjoy the rich umami flavors through the vegetable tempura and the vege don with a mixed variety of pickled veggies served on top of sushi rice…

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Uniquely Irving: United Coffee House

The newest coffee shop to open in Irving, United Coffee House is pouring fresh brews and scratch-made foods and pastries. From the talented people of India 101, United Coffee house aims to be a gathering spot for Irving-ites to enjoy friends, family, and great coffee. What makes United Coffee stand out from others is its delicious brunch buffet made with fresh daily ingredients with an Indian-inspired flair…

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Irving Day Trip Activities

Any time of the year, day trips rule! While the DFW area is full of exciting cities and nature, you can create a whole day of activities right here in Irving. From local farmer’s markets to water sports to a sunset picnic in the park, let’s explore all the fun Irving day trip options…

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Irving's Best Tex-Mex Restaurants

Tex-Mex is known and loved throughout Irving and there is no shortage of local restaurants cooking up the sizzling flavors of the southwest. The perfect combination of Mexican cuisine and Tejano flare, Tex-Mex classics can be found in the form of margaritas to tacos to desserts. Check out these festive spots in Irving for the best Tex-Mex around…

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A Guide to Irving Downtown Eats

Downtown Irving, also known as the Heritage District, showcases the old and new features of Irving. Reminiscent of small-town America, it combines views of growth and prosperity with nostalgia.Recognized as a Best Neighborhood by the Dallas Morning News, Irving's downtown allows you to quietly stroll past soda shops, antique stores and tree-lined streets. Between the shopping and nature walks at Centennial Park, enjoy these delicious restaurants of downtown Irving! …

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Catfish Roundup in Irving, Texas

Nothing says summertime in the south like fresh grilled, blackenedor fried catfish! Irving offers several places where you can load up on this soul-comforting classic. Whether you want to enjoy it as a po’ boy, on a bed of french fries, or as part of a seafood platter, check out these spots in Irving to get your catfish on! Pass the tartar sauce, please…

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Get Eggs-cited for These Breakfast Staples in Irving

The most important meal of the day; breakfast is served in Irving! Always stay on the sunny side up with these local favorite spots for hearty omelets, fluffy pancakes, and hot coffee. Whether you'rebrunchin’ on the weekend or enjoy a quick bite before work, check out these breakfast staples in Irving…

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