• What to do in Uptown Dallas for a short get away

    I often have guests ask what they should do on a short getaway to Uptown. If you are planning a quick trip to Uptown Dallas and you want to plan an itinerary here is my list of must see sites. […]

  • Restaurants in Uptown

    In Dallas Texas, the terrific Uptown neighborhood is full of great places to eat and they constantly change.  Some require reservations.  Here is  a short list of our favorite Uptown Dallas restaurants (updated April 2014): Avanti – fabulous service, music […]

  • Trinity Groves – a new foodie destination

    Dallas has a new foodie destination. It’s located about 2 ½ miles from Bailey’s at the west end of the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge. Trinity Groves is a not just a bunch of restaurants in close proximity but rather a […]

  • Food trucks at Klyde Warren Park in Uptown Dallas

    Food trucks at Klyde Warren Park in Uptown Dallas

    I took a trip to visit the food trucks in Klyde Warren Park.  The park is celebrating its one year anniversary.  My first recommendation about the park is don’t drive there.  There is a trolley stop at the park and […]

  • Best Sushi in Uptown Dallas

    I recently was asked by a guest for a Sushi recommendation in Uptown.  I can’t believe that I haven’t already written about this place because it’s a hidden gem and only two blocks from Bailey’s Uptown Inn.  It’s called Yutaka […]

  • Dallas Arboretum

    The Dallas Arboretum is nine miles from Bailey’s Uptown Inn but if you are in Dallas in the Spring or Fall it’s worth the drive.  They recently opened up a whole new section of the gardens which is supposed to […]

  • State Fair of Texas 2013

    It’s time to hit the fair once again any time between now and October 20, 2013.  I wanted to write something for guests at Bailey’s Uptown Inn about what’s new at the Fair this year.  If you were in Dallas […]

  • Live music at Dream Cafe in Uptown Dallas

    I have been a long time fan of Dream Cafe.  One of the reasons is that they serve breakfast all day, which I love.  If you don’t want breakfast they have lots of other great choices, my personal favorite is […]

  • Mutts Canine Cantina – a new restaurant/dog park in Uptown

    Being a dog lover myself I’ve been anxiously awaiting the opening of Mutts Canine Cantina which has a one acre off leash park. Bailey’s Uptown Inn was actually named after my lab, Bailey, who lived with me at the Inn for […]

  • French Toast with Strawberry Balsamic Sauce

    We decided that since we get so many requests for recipes from guests that we should start posting them once a month.   This summer we started to serve a new french toast that we call strawberry balsamic french toast. […]