Quality Inn & Suites
1500 Dallas Drive
Denton, TX 76205
Phone: (940) 387-3511
Fax: (940) 387-7917
Bars & Cafes
East Side Denton offers excellent drinks to the visitors. They are known to offer a wide range of beers and micro brews. Loyal patrons swear by their bourbons and whiskeys. Enjoy your drinks in a lovely ambiance with a bunch of friends.
Vigne Wine Shop and Delicatessen is definitely a to-go place for any wine connoisseur or beer snob in downtown Denton. Apart from selling bottles, they also feature an elegant bar where patrons can sample the drinks and even enjoy light bites. The selection of drinks is superior and spans a good range that will surely impress. The atmosphere is inviting and service is sharp. Watch out for the happy hour deals and tasting nights.
PourHouse Sports Grill is a lively sports bar, serving excellent American food. It serves some scrumptious classic meals in a lovely ambiance. Try their personalized pizzas and pork with chili sauce which has gathered them many fans.
The Whitehouse is a cafe and coffee house in Denton. Set in an old home, it exudes warmth and is a popular hangout for locals over a cup of nice espresso or relax at their beer garden. Dig into fresh and organic food and sip a wonderful, hot cuppa. Enjoy the jazz music nightly on Wednesday and Thursday.
Horny Toad Cafe is a lovely place to enjoy American delicacies. Regular customers at this bar praise the mean green chicken, whiskey buttermilk pie and the kobe burger. The service is quite friendly and the ambiance is quite comforting.
Not your typical sports bar, the Varsity Club Wings & Sports is a family friendly sports restaurant with a children's play room, 28 televisions, including four projection screen TVs; and a full-service bar. Menu items include onion rings, wings, New York cheesecake, chicken fried steak, sandwiches, and breaded mushrooms.
Brothers Curtis and Chris Wells are proud of their four-star restaurant, Classic Cafe. Executive chef Jennifer Brightman serves her signature beef dishes with crawfish-butter, stilton cheese and many other ingredients. Beef entrees include the 16-ounce bone-in rib eye, which comes coated with blue cheese and breadcrumbs, as well as the daily beef special. If you are not in the mood for beef, try one of the many classic chicken entrees, the Asian-flavored Soy-Glazed salmon or the savory swordfish special. Desserts include such favorites as pecan pie and crème brûlée. The space sports a good-sized lounge, a library with wood paneling, two dining rooms, a fireplace and stucco walls. The restaurant has another location at 504 North Oak Street, Roanoke TX 76262 (+1 817 430 8185).
The Tap-In is Grapevine's own European-style pub, with great food and an extensive selection of Scotch and Bourbon. Open for lunch and dinner, you can choose from a wide variety of menu items including wings, poppers, pizza, burgers, sandwiches and fish and chips. Cold tap beers including Guiness, Blue Moon, Smithwick Ale and Shiner Bock. Live music on Friday and Saturday nights and Karaoke on Tuesdays. Open M-Th, 11:00AM - Midnight. Friday & Saturday til 1:00AM and Sunday, Noon til 10:00PM.
Step into Texas' own piece of Italy by dining at Isabella Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar in Frisco. Gorgeous fountains and the stone-brick exterior facade of the restaurant welcome you to the eloquent dining room. The mesmerizing and upscale ambiance transports you to Italy, and gives a sense of fine dining. The menu is a showcase of regional Italian cuisine native to Lombardia, Piemonte, Toscana & Veneto; highlights being the Tartara di Tonna Piccante, Calamari e Fritti, Pollo Parmegiana, Vitello Saltimbocca and Pappardelle Bolognese. Exquisite wines from their personal wine cellar complement the food, and can also be enjoyed individually. Service adheres to a high level and the overall experience is worth every buck. Reserve a table ahead and come down with your loved one for a memorable dining experience.
Using USDA Prime beef, Vineyard Steak House has crafted a menu of delicious steaks for you to savor. Be it the cowboy rib-eye, lady's cut filet, porterhouse or strip, each and every one is absolutely scrumptious. In addition to steaks, the restaurant has a number of seafood delicacies like broiled lobster tail and Scottish salmon for you to relish. Sides like wood-grilled vegetables and bacon cheddar spinach casserole are great accompaniments. No visit to the Vineyard is complete without going up to the Sky Bar, which, in addition to drinks, has live music between Thursday and Saturday. It is open later than then the restaurant below. Happy Hour is from 5p to 7p every day of the week.
In the heart of historic downtown Grapevine, Esparza's has a steady stream of hungry patrons from open to close. Family owned and operated, the vast menu boasts handmade specialties. Esparza's is especially crowded between 5pm and 7pm, when the after-work crowd descends in search of Esparza's famous margaritas. It's charming because it was once a spacious neighborhood home and historic buildings still surround it. After happy hour, there are plenty of families, friends and couples. The expansive menu has shrimp kabobs, tortilla soup and chicken tampiquena along with a well-rounded dessert selection. For a variety of tastes in one meal, try the appetizer platter loaded with taquitos, quesadillas, stuffed jalapenos and flautas.
This fun establishment was transformed from an auto garage into its current exhilarating state. The popular bar is always hopping from happy hour into the wee hours of the morning. The casual rustic decor with wood accents create an ambiance enjoyed by families and singles alike. Enjoy good down-home eats in the back restaurant area, including a Texas tradition, chicken fried steak. The giant Texas buffet located under a real Model T Ford makes for an interesting, nostalgic dining experience.