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WHERE TO SHOP AND VISIT LOCALLY

 

 

 

Let’s EAT, DRINK, SHOP, and visit locally!  The priceless support of these businesses and organizations helps to grow and sustain Edible Dallas & Fort Worth. Please make a point of supporting them.

ARTISINAL FOODS

CITA’S SALSA
Award winning salsas, delicious take-home dinners, and easy grab-and-go lunches made fresh every day with real and natural ingredients. 2234 Gus Thomasson Rd., Dallas; 972-290-0883. citassalsa.com 

JJ&B
Fine handcrafted jellies, jams and fruit butters made in micro-batches from the freshest natural local ingredients. Retail * Wholesale * Restaurants * Bakeries *
 972-786-3139. jjandb.com

JUICE LAB DENTON
Fresh-made organic juices and smoothies, plus full farm-to-table menu including vegan and gluten free options. Family-owned, sustainably operated, and available for events! 508 S. Elm St., Ste. 104, Denton; 940-218-6461. juicelabdentontx.com

SCARDELLO ARTISAN CHEESE
Scardello Artisan Cheese Scardello offers handcrafted and artisan foods, with approximately 150 cut-to-order seasonal cheeses, including American artisan cheese and a large selection of Texas cheeses. 3511 Oak Lawn Ave., Dallas,  214-219-1300, and at the Market Building at the Dallas Farmers Market; 972-807-2658. scardellocheese.com

STOCKS & BONDY
Replace the 3 B’s: bouillons, boxed broths and bases typically filled with sodium and preservatives. At Stocks & Bondy, we offer fresh, organic, local grass-fed, high-protein, high-collagen, soy-free, gluten-free, preservative-free products.   At the Market Building at the Dallas Farmers Market, 920 Harwood, Ste. 198, Dallas; 214-973-9459, at Burgundy’s Local—3314 Ross Ave., Suite 100, Dallas and other fine retails listed on stocksandbondy.com 

TEXAS HONEYBEE GUILD
Our Award-winning, Zip Code Honey celebrates both natural beekeeping and the native pollinators of the Blackland Prairie restored. You can find us at local DFW farmers markets;  Txbeeguild.org

TEXAS OLIVE RANCH
Texas Olive Ranch offers Texas-grown and pressed olive oil and olive trees as well as Texas-flavored olive oils and balsamic vinegar. Visit our website for current information on where to find our products. 214.325.5787; texasoliveranch.com

TEXAS RANGE HONEY
The most natural Wild Honey in Texas — unfiltered, responsibly harvested, enzyme-rich raw honey. Pre-order our new CBD-infused honey at RangeHoney.com.  Open Saturdays 9am-2pm at 116 Main Street in Weston; 972-567-2542

BAKERIES

EMPIRE BAKING COMPANY
Locally owned and operated artisan bakery providing Dallas with European style natural breads, pastry, cookies, sandwiches and salads since 1992. Call for our boxed lunch catering. 5450 West Lovers Lane, Dallas, TX; 214-350-0007; empirebaking.com

BOOKSELLERS

UT PRESS
The University of Texas Press is a university press that is part of the University of Texas at Austin. Established in 1950, the Press publishes scholarly books and journals;  utpress.utexas.edu.  

CREATIVE DIRECTION & DESIGN 

JULIE BEALL
JulieBeallDesign.com

FOOD DISTRIBUTORS

FRESH POINT
FreshPoint Dallas was founded in 1917 as American Produce and Vegetable Company and has been serving the greater Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex with the finest quality produce, specialty foods and superior service for over 97 years. We are committed to bringing Local, Organic and Seasonal foods to North Texas. 972-395-5800;  Dallas.freshpoint.com 

DESTINATIONS

CHESTNUT SQUARE HISTORIC VILLAGE
Step back in time with a visit to Chestnut Square Historic Village. Sitting on 2.5 shaded acres just two blocks south of the historic downtown McKinney square, Chestnut Square provides an opportunity to step back in time and regain a sense of community. With ten structures dating from 1854 to 1930, the Village offers docent led tours, facility rentals, a wedding venue, living history demonstrations and community events. More at chestnutsquare.org; 972-562-8790

FOSSIL RIM WILDLIFE CENTER
This is where Africa comes to Texas. The 1,800- acre preserve holds a 9.5 mile scenic drive where you can interact with over 1,100 rare and endangered animals roaming free in their herds. Not-for-profit 501(c)3. Glen Rose, Texas; FossilRim.org

GREER FARM
Located near Daingerfield, Texas, lush pastures and towering pine and hardwood trees characterize this farm in Northeast Texas. Products include hay, fruit, berries, vegetables, flowers, pine timber and Maine- Anjou cattle. 1444 CR 1125, Daingerfield, TX; 903.645.3232; greerfarm.com

HISTORIC DOWNTOWN McKINNEY
Shop, Dine and Enjoy our unique, vibrant and historic downtown! 111 N. Tennessee Street in McKinney — see our Event & Festival calendar at DowntownMcKinney.com

KIEPERSOL
Legendary Food, Wine & Spirits Destination, Kiepersol is a winery south of Tyler, Texas producing 100% estate grown wines. With a tasting room, tours and tastings, this fabulous destination is sure to please even the weary Traveler. 3933 FM 344 E., Tyler; 903-894-8995; Kiepersol.com

EVENTS

 

ARTS IN BLOOM
Three-day celebration of Art & Wine, with fine artists, performance artists, dancers, musicians, Texas wineries and food vendors. 150 juried artists set up on the tree-lined streets surrounding McKinney Performing Arts Center. April 12-14 in Historic Downtown McKinney; mckinneytexas.org/687/Arts-in-Bloom

DALLAS ARBORETUM FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
March 21-23 at Dallas Arboretum – Together with Farmer Lee Jones, The Chef’s Garden, and committee Chairwomen Chef Sharon Van Meter and Melissa Lewis, The Dallas Arboretum is excited to announce the 2019 Food and Wine Festival, Thursday March 21 – Saturday March 23. After a resounding success last year, our illustrious Chairwomen have taken bold steps to grow the event into a three-day, wine-and-harvest focused experience.  DallasArboretum.com/foodwinefest

EARTHX
Don’t miss the world’s largest environmental exposition, conference, tasting, and film festival; April 26-28 at Fair Park in Dallas — EarthX.org

MEET THE MAKERS
Join Emmy-winning producer and host of tasteMakers, Cat Neville, for a live culinary experience celebrating the flavor of DFW’s real food! Featuring segments from the show, live interviews, tastings, and conversation with Nate Abeyta of Deep Cuts, Chris Hughes of Broken Arrow Ranch, and Chef Dean Fearing of Fearing’s Restaurant. April 7 at Moody Performance Hall in Dallas — wearetastemakers.com

OAK CLIFF EARTH DAY

This year, the 5th annual Green Source DFW Run for the Environment will kick off the festival at 9:30 a.m. As in past years, Oak Cliff Earth Day will feature a diverse line-up of entertainment, environmental education booths and green vendors along with food and fun for the kids. oakcliffearthday.com

A PEEP AT THE COOPS

Cluck on Over to Chick it Out: 10th Annual Peep at the Coops Urban Tour and Market Peepin la Vida Loca May 5th, 2019!  PeepAtTheCoops.org

THE ART OF FOOD AND WINE
A chef-designed long table dinner under the stars of East Texas, celebrating local arts, food and wine. May 11 in Edom, Texas – call 844-633-6689 or VisitEdom.com

EVENT SPACE

3015 AT TRINITY GROVES
3015 Gulden Ln., Dallas
214-939-3015
3015dallas.com

GARDEN CAFE’
5310 Junius St., Dallas  
214-887-8330;
Gardencafe.net

HARVEST SEASONAL KITCHEN
 112 E. Louisiana St., McKinney
214-544-9612;
harvesttx.com 

FARMERS MARKETS

COPPELL FARMERS MARKET
Farmers Market providing fresh, seasonal produce and agricultural products from local growers and producers. Season schedule at CoppellFarmersMarket.org. 768 W. Main St., Coppell; coppellfarmersmarket.org

COWTOWN FARMERS MARKET
Meet our farmers. Everything is growing with 150 miles of Fort Worth – we are neighbors! Not only do we have awesome farmers, we also have awesome artisans. Local products, made with local materials. 3821 Southwest Blvd., Fort Worth; cowtownmarket.com

DALLAS FARMERS MARKET
Nestled among the skyscrapers and the hustle of the city is a place where farmers become friends. In the middle of everything but away from it all, since 1941, the Dallas Farmers Market has been filled with wholesome produce and the collective fruits of our labor.  Locally raised meat & eggs, over 20 farmers & ranchers and unique food Artisans.  1011 S. Pearl Expressway, Dallas;  dallasfarmersmarket.org

EDEN’S GARDEN CSA FARM
Eden’s offers CSA memberships, independently owned organic garden center and market days where you can come out and meet the farmers, ranchers and producers. 4710 Pioneer Rd, Balch Springs, TX; 214.348.3336, http://edensorganicgardencenter.com

GOOD LOCAL MARKETS
ONLY LOCAL. ALL GOOD. Our mission is to strengthen the local food economy and create awareness of the social, environmental and health benefits of growing and eating local food. With new and continuing programs, Good Local Markets promotes the health of our communities, the health of local businesses and the health of our local food system. Through all of our programs, GLM works to advance prosperity, health, and community. March – December. Saturdays – White Rock, 9150 Garland Road, Dallas;  goodlocalmarkets.org

FRISCO ROTARY FARMERS MARKET

 Rotary Club of Frisco continues the farmers market tradition with proceeds from the market supporting our Frisco community and international projects.  We find local growers who offer juicy melons, peaches, vine-ripened tomatoes, fresh corn on the cob and lots more. We also find the best local purveyors of baked breads, meat from local ranchers, honey, arts and crafts and other artisan products.  The market allows our customers to have access to locally grown, farm-fresh produce, provides farmers the opportunity to develop a personal relationship with their customers and cultivate consumer loyalty with the farmers who grow the produce.  8821 4th Street, Frisco; friscorotaryfarmersmarket.com

GRAHAM FARMERS MARKET

The Graham Convention and Visitors Bureau helps North Texas ranchers and farmers to provide fresh fruits and vegetables to residents of our area.  The Market is open on Saturdays from May to August. You’ll find an excellent selection of Texas grown fruits, vegetables and more! Produce will be sold as it is in season and available.  4th Street and West Street, Graham; http://www.visitgrahamtexas.com/events/2018/graham-farmers-market-

GRAPEVINE FARMERS MARKET

Enjoy locally and regionally-grown produce from Texas farmers. Our family has been in the Farmer’s Market Business for several generations. As a result, produce is not just a career-choice, it’s a passion. There’s nothing we would rather be doing than talking to you about our growers and products. April 13 – October 20; Fridays and Saturdays. 8 am – 4 pm. Grapevine Farmers Market, Town Square Gazebo, 325 South Main Street. FarmersMarketOfGrapevine.com 

McKINNEY FARMERS MARKET
McKinney Farmers Market at Chestnut Square has a variety of vendors offering local, grass fed beef and free range chicken, you’ll also find specialty items such as tamales, pastries, jerky and arts and crafts vendors who offer everything from locally made goat milk soap to wood bowls. 6851 Virginia Parkway, McKinney;  chestnutsquare.org/farmers-market

ROCKWALL FARMERS MARKET

Rockwall Farmers Market was established in 2008 by the Friends of Downtown Rockwall and has been a Saturday morning staple! It has become one of the area’s most popular destinations for locals to purchase fresh produce and specialty foods such as grass-fed meats, fresh baked artisans breads, farm eggs, seafood, honey, jams, pasta, tamales to name just a few. We also feature local talent that provides live music every market day.   Downtown Rockwall, 101 Rusk Street, Rockwell;  rockwallfarmersmarket.org

ROWLETT FARMERS MARKET

Rowlett Farmers Market has Texas grown produce and is a great community gathering right in your own backyard! It’s a market as shaped by the community and for the community. The event is put on by the Main Street Rowlett Association in partnership with the City of Rowlett.
No market July 4th.  Village Green, Village of Rowlett Downtown, 4000 Main Street, Rowlett; https://www.rowlettfarmersmarket.com

SAINT MICHAEL’S FARMERS MARKET

The Saint Michael’s Farmers Market is a non-profit community outreach ministry of Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church where local farmers, ranchers, and artisans sell directly to our North Dallas neighborhood. www.saintmichaelsmarket.com

VERNON’S FARMERS MARKET

The Vernon Farmers Market has been formed to provide healthy, fresh foods and horticultural products to Wilbarger County and surrounding areas, and to encourage commerce, entertainment and trade in Downtown Vernon; Weekend Market: Pease and Main, Vernon; Midweek Market: East Lawn, Wilbarger General Hospital, Vernon;  VernonFarmersMarket.com

WICHITA FALLS FARMERS MARKET

The current market facility may have just been built in the 1980’s but still holds a unique part in the history of Wichita Falls. Agriculture has played a major role in the development of Wichita County, and farmers from all over North Central Texas bring their produce to this busy market, the style of which is a contemporary adaptation of the beloved Union Passenger Station built in 1910. Corner of 8th and Ohio, Wichita Falls; FarmersMarketWichitaFalls.com

FARMS AND RANCHES

BROKEN ARROW RANCH
Broken Arrow Ranch is an artisanal purveyor of high quality, free-range venison, antelope and wild boar meat from truly wild animals. 3296 Junction Highway, Ingram, TX; 800.962.4263; brokenarrowranch.com

EDEN’S GARDEN CSA FARM Eden’s offers CSA memberships, independently owned organic garden center and market days where you can come out and meet the farmers, ranchers and producers. 4710 Pioneer Rd, Balch Springs, TX; 214.348.3336, edensorganicgardencenter.com

FALSTER FARM AND CATTLE RANCH
Honestly Grass-Fed Beef from a farmer family you know & trust.  Treat your loved ones to custom cuts of steaks, roasts, brisket, ribs, and more! Order today at onpasture365.com/family-box-beef/ and pick up at Stocks & Bondy at the Dallas Farmers Market.
2112 County Road 4778, Winnsboro; 903-629-3034 (farmhouse); falsterfarm.com

LARKEN FARMS (PICK YOUR OWN)
Orchard has over 8,000 trees with over 30 varieties of peaches and other fruit trees as well as a variety of vegetables. We practice organic methods. 3563 Greathouse Road., 972-398-7150; larkenfarms.com

REEVES FAMILY FARM
Local organically grown veggies, melons and free-range eggs. Visit our Farm Store for quality locally produced artisan products and join our new CSA! 3597 FM 1377 in Princeton; 214-796-8256; ReevesFamilyFarm.com

FOOD DISTRIBUTORS

FRESH POINT
FreshPoint Dallas was founded in 1917 as American Produce and Vegetable Company and has been serving the greater Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex with the finest quality produce, specialty foods and superior service for over 97 years. We are committed to bringing Local, Organic and Seasonal foods to North Texas. 972-385-5800; Dallas.freshpoint.com 

GROCERIES, MARKETS & CATERING

BURGUNDY PASTURE BEEF
Real food, real flavor, real wholesomeness — that’s our core philosophy. We produce the highest-quality 100% grass-fed beef, raised naturally on lush pastures right here in North Texas. Burgundy’s Local—3314 Ross Ave., Suite 100, Dallas, 972-707-7241; Burgundy Boucherie, Grandview, 817-866-2247; Burgundy’s Local Grass Fed Meat Market 3326 W. 7th St., Fort Worth, TX; 817-878-2722; burgundypasturebeef.com

CELEBRATION RESTAURANT, MARKET & CATERING
Celebration Restaurant has been offering great food since 1971 using fresh, local, seasonal produce. Our Market offers family meals, casseroles, dips, wines and appetizers to take home or give as gifts. 4503 W. Lover’s Lane, Dallas; 214.351.5681 (Restaurant); 4515 W. Lover’s Lane 214.352.0031 (Market); Catering – 214.351.2456; celebrationrestaurant.com

MARKET PROVISIONS CO.
Is a new take on the general store – visit for your morning coffee, sundries, and everything you need for a farm-to-table meal. Located in The Market building at the Dallas Farmers Market. 214-702-6655; 1010 Pearl Expressway, Dallas; marketprovisions.org

PATINA GREEN HOME AND MARKET
Located on McKinney’s historic square, Chef Robert Lyford prepares a lunch menu that changes daily using seasonal and local ingredients. Market Dinners (5+ Course Chef’s Tasting Menu)  and other events are offered every week. Shop the curated collections while dining in. 116 N. Tennessee, Suite 102, McKinney; 972-548-9141.; Find out about all their  events at PatinaGreenHomeAndMarket.com

POTAGER’S OTHER STUFF
Coffee shop and store featuring artisan produced food, crafts, wine and beer. Celebrate Texas!
208 S. Mesquite Street, Arlington; 682-553-5811; potagercafe.com

REEVES FAMILY FARM STORE
Shop for quality, locally grown and produced artisan products. Organically grown veggies, melons and free-range eggs. 3597 FM 1377 in Princeton; 214-796-8256; ReevesFamilyFarm.com

RUBIAL’S ROSEMEADE MARKET
The fourth and newest edition of Ruibal’s Plants, Rosemeade Market is a natural extension of the original store. Where Ruibal’s started at the Farmers Market, Rosemeade adds the local flavor of the farmers market to the amazing quality and selection of plants. The Market specializes in locally grown plants, fruits vegetables and natural foods. Add that in to over 4000 square feet of greenhouse space plus and acre of outdoor nursery space, you’ll find some of everything.  3646 Rosemeade Parkway,  Dallas.  972-306-2899; rosemeademarket.com

TRINITY HAYMARKET
Organic, non-soy, non-GMO feeds; supplies and tools for the small scale and urban farmer and so much more! Handcrafted Gifts * Local Goods * Coffee * Soaps 214-202-2163 1715 Market Center Blvd. Dallas; trinityhaymarket.com

HOUSEWARES & GIFTS

PATINA GREEN HOME AND MARKET
Located on McKinney’s historic square, Chef Robert Lyford prepares a lunch menu that changes daily using seasonal and local ingredients.  Celebrating 8 years on the Historic McKinney Texas Square. The reason for Patina Green Home and Market is simple . . . we live our lives this way. Market Dinners (5+ Course Chef’s Tasting Menu) are offered along with many other great events. Shop the curated collections while dining in. 116 N. Tennessee, Suite 102, McKinney; 972-548-9141.   Check out their calendar at PatinaGreenHomeAndMarket.com

LANDSCAPE & GARDENING

NORTH HAVEN GARDENS
An independent Garden Center, Art Gallery and Café; specializing in organic seeds, vegetable transplants, insect predators, raised bed kits, plus a wide variety of Texas natives, perennials, trees, shrubs, bulbs & more. 7700 Northhaven Rd., Dallas; 214-363-5316; nhg.com

PRESERVATION TREE SERVICE
Provides sustainable, science-based tree care to residential, municipal and commercial clients. Staff members are certified by the International Society of Arboriculture. preservationtree.com

RUBIALS’S ROSEMEADE MARKET
From locally grown bedding plants and perennials to pottery, statuary, planting services, deliveries and now even produce!  3646 Rosemeade Parkway, Dallas; 972-306-2899; Ruibals.com

TEXAS PURE PRODUCTS
Local high-quality soil blends, mulch, and organic gardening certified compost from the U.S. Composting Council’s “Composter of the Year – Large Scale.” Custer Road retail store in Plano; TexasPureProducts.com

RESTAURANTS & CAFES

BURGUNDY PASTURE BEEF
Real food, real flavor, real wholesomeness — that’s our core philosophy. We produce the highest-quality 100% grass-fed beef, raised naturally on lush pastures right here in North Texas. Burgundy’s Local—3314 Ross Ave., Ste 100, Dallas, 972-707-7241; Burgundy Boucherie, Grandview, 817-866-2247; Burgundy’s Local Grass Fed Meat Market 3326 W. 7th St., Fort Worth, TX – 817-878- 2722; burgundypasturebeef.com

CELEBRATION RESTAURANT, MARKET & CATERING
Celebration Restaurant has been offering great food since 1971 using fresh, local, seasonal produce. Our Market offers family meals, casseroles, dips, wines and appetizers to take home or give as gifts. 4503 W. Lover’s Lane, Dallas; 214.351.5681 (Restaurant); 4515 W. Lover’s Lane 214.352.0031 (Market); Catering – 214.351.2456; celebrationrestaurant.com

GARDEN CAFE
Local, family run. Serving breakfast and lunch. Occasional dinner parties. Beautiful organic garden! Outdoor patio. Open Monday through Sunday 7am to 3pm. We grow our own herbs and vegetables. Available for private parties. We now have an espresso bar! 5310 Junius St., Dallas, TX. gardencafe.net

HARVEST SEASONAL KITCHEN
Harvest Seasonal Kitchen was conceived to connect diners with the local food system in historic downtown McKinney. Our seasonal menus are a celebration of our farmers, featuring exceptional products grown close to home. At Harvest, we are committed to strengthening our local economy and pushing the bounds of the farm-to-table food movement. Also,  unique private dining spaces can host any of your event needs – wedding dinners, rehearsal dinners, corporate meetings and social lunches.  harvesttx.com

PATINA GREEN HOME AND MARKET
Located on McKinney’s historic square, Chef Robert Lyford prepares a lunch menu that changes daily using seasonal and local ingredients. Celebrating 8 years on the Historic McKinney Texas Square. The reason for Patina Green Home and Market is simple . . . we live our lives this way. Market Dinners (5+ Course Chef’s Tasting Menu) are offered along with many other great events. Shop the curated collections while dining in. 116 N. Tennessee, Suite 102, McKinney; 972-548-9141.  Check out their calendar at PatinaGreenHomeAndMarket.com

POTAGER’S OTHER STUFF
Coffee shop and store featuring artisan produced food, crafts, wine and beer. Celebrate Texas! 208 S. Mesquite Street, Arlington, Texas. 682-553-5811; potagercafe.com

TACO Y VINO
Taco & Wine Bar blurring the lines between casual and upscale. Saturday and Sunday brunch, dog-friendly patio, spinning your fave record albums (bring your own!). 213 W. 8th Street, Dallas, Texas; 469-372-0022; Tacoyvinodallas.com

THE CAFE AT NORTH HAVEN GARDENS
Enjoy dining in the garden center using healthy green cooking processes and source fresh produce wherever possible as well as sustainably produced meat and fish. 7700 Northhaven Rd., Dallas; 214-363-5316; nhg.com

WINE, BEER & SPIRITS

KIEPERSOL
Legendary Food, Wine & Spirits Destination, Kiepersol is a winery south of Tyler, Texas producing 100% estate grown wines. With a tasting room, tours and tastings, this fabulous destination is sure to please even the weary Traveler. 3933 FM 344 E., Tyler; 903-894-8995; Kiepersol.com

SPEC’S WINE, SPIRITS AND FINER FOODS
Family-owned since 1962, Spec’s offers expert service and Texas’s largest selection of wines, spirits and beers along with gourmet foods & more! Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Hebron, Lowry Crossing, Ennis and more. Visit specs.com for a location nearest you.

 

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