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Restaurants near the facility

Abacus Restaurant

4511 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, TX 75205
+1 (214) 559-3111
Casual elegance, a unique Five Star dining experience. Unique dishes using Mediterranean, Cajun/Creole, American, Southwestern and Pacific Rim influences. 

Al Biernat's

4217 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, TX 75219
+1 (214) 219-2201
Upscale American, specializing in steaks, seafood and jumbo lobster.

Beau Nash at Hotel Crescent Court

400 Crescent Court, Dallas, TX 75201
+1 (214) 871-3240
Reminiscent of classic European brasseries; center stage is the open kitchen where chefs deliver New American cuisine.

The Capital Grille

500 Crescent Court, Suite 135, Dallas, TX 75201
+1 (214) 303-0500
Atmosphere of power dining and relaxed elegance, traditional steak house menu also features lobsters, chops and fresh seafood.

Craft Dallas (The W Hotel)

2440 Victory Park Lane, Suite 100, Dallas TX 75219
+1 (214) 397-4111
Owned by James Beard award winner in 2010 for outstanding Chef and 'Top Chef' judge Tom Colicchio, continueing his original vision; to prepare the best seasonal ingredients simply and with finesse.

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse

5251 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, TX 75240
+1 (972) 490-9000
Enjoy comforts of home in elegant traditional steakhouse that exudes energy.

Fearing's (The Ritz Carlton)

2121 McKinney Avenue, Dallax TX 75201
+1 (214) 922-4848
A truly consummate, elegant dining experience. Six stylish dinings rooms and two bars from which to choose. Award-winning chef Dean Fearing combines gourmet dishes with unique Southern cooking techniques.

Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck (Top of Reunion Tower)

300 Reunion Boulevard, Dallas TX 75202
+1 (214) 741-5560
Puck's modern interpretations of Asian dishes.

Stephan Pyles Restaurant

1807 Ross Avenue, Suite 200, Dallas TZ 75201
+1 (214) 580-7000
The restaurant exudes sophisticated opulence. The extensive Southwest-inspred menu is similarly lavish with a wine list that expands the globe.

The French Room at the Adolphus Hotel

1321 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX 75202
+1 (214) 742-8200
Classic French cuisine transformed to contemporary American taste, described by The New York Times as "indisputably the most striking and sumptuous restaurant in Dallas." Also received awards and accolades from Gourmet Magazine, Conde Nast Traveler, Travel & Leisure magazine.

III Forks

17776 Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75287
+1 (972) 267-1776
Ultimate in Texas French cuisine; restaurant has recreated the grandiose lifestyle experienced by Texans who believed the fine dining was combination of great food, service, atmosphere and music.

Blue Mesa Grill

5100 Belt Line Road at Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75240
+1 (972) 934-0165
Impressive Santa Fe-inspired cuisine

The Oceanaire Seafood Room

13340 Dallas Parkway (Westin Galleria Hotel), Dallas, TX 75240
+1 (972) 759-2277
Described as a "power steak house with a seafood center," decorated like a sleek 1930's ocean liner with a relaxed atmosphere, features huge menu with portions to match.

Avanti Euro Bistro

5001 Addison Circle, Addison, TX 75001
+1 (972) 386-7800
Ultra-cool locale with Italian, Mediterranean and Moroccan influences


2201 Stemmons Freeway (Anatole Hotel), 27th floor, Dallas, TX 75207
+1 (214) 761-7471
5-star dining in setting with Asian art collection, casually elegant American Grill.


2332 Leonard Street (Hotel Zaza), Dallas, TX 75201
+1 (214) 468-8399
Created in collaboration with award-winning Chef Stephan Pyles, Dragonfly offers a variety of menus featuring Mediterranean Cuisine with influences from Morocco and Asia.

Local attractions

Dallas Arboretum

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
+1 (214) 515-6500
Just minutes from downtown on the shore of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum features 66 acres with 11 lush display gardens that offer seasonal color all year long. The Arboretum provides a tranquil oasis where visitors are surrounded by the beauty of all four seasons.

Dallas Zoo

650 South R L Thornton Freeway (I-35), Dallas, TX 75203
+1 (214) 670-5656
The world-class zoo covers 95 acres and features many rare and endangered species. Key exhibits include the ExxonMobil Endangered Tiger Habitat with Indochinese and Sumatran tigers, the Lacerte Family Children's Zoo with interactive, educational exhibits for children and the 25-acre Wilds of Africa, named the best African exhibit in the United States.

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

411 Elm Street in downtown Dallas, Dallas, TX 75202
+1 (214) 747-6660
From its location in the old Texas School Book Depository overlooking Dealey Plaza, visitors to The Sixth Floor Museum encounter a chilling recreation of the window area where Lee Harvey Oswald supposedly fired his fatal shots as well as exhibits chronicling the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. The 7th floor gallery is designed for a variety of multimedia exhibitions.

Fair Park

Fitzhugh @ 2nd Avenue, just southeast of Downtown Dallas
Hours and entry fees vary by museum. Home of the State Fair of Texas each October. Year-round museums include the African American Museum, the Age of Steam Railroad Museum, Dallas Museum of Natural History, Hall of State, The Women's Museum, the Science Place, Dallas Aquarium

Dallas Arts District

Downtown Dallas, on Ross Avenue and Flora Street
Includes the Dallas Museum of Art, the Morton Meyerson Symphony Center, Nasher Sculpture Center, Winspear Opera House and Wyly Theatre.

Deep Ellum

Elm Street east of Downtown Dallas
Entertainment/arts district featuring restaurants, bars and clubs, music and shops, known as the alternative from the "norm," the home of fashion-forward, trend-setting style and the birthplace for many new bands.


Galleria Dallas

(5 minutes from Schlesinger Associates Dallas)
13355 Noel Road & Dallas Parkway, Dallas, TX 75240
Over 200 of the world's most celebrated stores like Tiffany & Co, Gianni Versace, Gucci and Louis Vuitton. Visit the Flagship Dallas locations of Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom. Ice skate under a breathtaking vaulted skylight inspired by the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele in Milan Italy.

North Park Center

(20 minutes from Schlesinger Associates Dallas)
1030 NorthPark Center
Northwest Hwy at North Central Expressway (Highway 75)
Dallas, TX 75225
Offers unique combination of Dallas/Ft. Worth's finest selection of boutiques & restaurants surrounded by world-renowned 20th century art and award-winning architecture.

Grapevine Mills

(20-25 minutes from Schlesinger Associates Dallas)
3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway at Highway 121
Grapevine, TX 76051
Texas' finest and biggest value retail and entertainment megamall features tremendous shopping selection. Exact Location at State Highway 121 North and Grapevine Mills Parkway just 2 miles north of DFW International Airport.

Allen Premium Outlets

(30 minutes from Schlesinger Associates Dallas)
820 W. Stacy Road at North Central Expressway (Highway 75)
Allen, TX 75013
More than 90 outlet stores from the world's finest designers and name brands.


Dallas Cowboys (NFL)

AT&T Stadium, Arlington , TX

Dallas Mavericks (NBA)

American Airlines Center
+1 (214) 747-MAVS

Dallas Stars (NHL)

American Airlines Center
+1 (214) GO-STARS

Texas Rangers (MLB)

Ameriquest Field, Arlington, TX
+1 (817) 273-5222

FC Dallas (Major League Soccer)

Pizza Hut Park, Frisco TX
+1 (214) 705-6700

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