Where Michelle Obama Should Eat in Dallas

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Official White House Photo by Samantha Appleton
First Lady Michelle Obama during the White House Kitchen garden harvest. Might she bring some veg to the folks at Bolsa?
The First Lady is headed to Dallas next week. A news release posted to the White House press page details the schedule for Michelle Obama's three-day trip, which will celebrate the anniversary of her Let's Move! initiative. She'll spend Thursday evening and Friday morning in the DFW area, meeting with school representatives, parents and other notables.

Both Michelle and her husband are known for a passionate love of food, and have been spotted indulging all facets of dining, from humble grease pits to the nation's finest restaurants. Since she's spending a full day in the DFW area, we thought we'd offer some dining recommendations.

Michele has been spotted at enough burger restaurants that she's actually received some negative attention from critics, who say she preaches healthy eating but then overindulges greasy chow.

Don't worry, Michelle. Texas is the last state that would judge you for eating an oily gut bomb. Might you try Tim's Love Shack while you're out in Fort Worth? The burgers are solid and they've got a great deal on canned beer.

For dinner here in Dallas, we think Michelle should head to Smoke, in Oak Cliff. While Texas is known for barbecue, it doesn't have to be served out of a divey grease-pit. Tim Byres can show the First Lady honest Texas cooking with a level of refinement we know she'll appreciate.

If that's not her cup of tea, she might try Bolsa. The restaurant has built its reputation on cooking with fresh, local ingredients that would resonate with Michelle's healthy initiatives. Either way, area chefs better watch out. The First Lady has to dine somewhere in Dallas, and an Obama endorsement has been known to drive foodie followers for months.

Location Info

Bolsa

614 W. Davis St., Dallas, TX

Category: Music

Love Shack

817 Matisse Drive, Fort Worth, TX

Category: Restaurant

Smoke

901 Fort Worth Ave., Dallas, TX

Category: Restaurant

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Jeff_Hype
Jeff_Hype

The first lady Michelle Obama's three-day trip,which will   celebrate    the anniversary of her Let's Move! initiative.     

Dallas Foodie
Dallas Foodie

Her schedule shows she won't be in DFW long enough for any meal other the one scheduled at an undisclosed Olive Garden in Ft. Worth on Thursday at 5:30. Immediately prior to that she will be in Little Rock until 3:15 (so no DFW lunch), and on Friday she will be in Dallas judging a cooking competition at 9am (breakfast) and then would have to jump on a plane right after that to be in Florida by 3:30 that same day (so again, no DFW lunch). Some Olive Garden in Ft. Worth is the only lucky spot.

Roadsidecouch
Roadsidecouch

Oh the suspense is tantalizing.  Will she pig out at a burger shack with a 1700+ calorie meal? Or dine on her favorites, Kobe beef and arugula with an outrageous price tag?   No tofu and veggies for the nations food Nazi.

Quiaff
Quiaff

Tejano's for some good Texmex

Methap0105
Methap0105

Buzzbrews on 75! Love that poblano cream sauce on everything!

Brian Rutherford
Brian Rutherford

Tons of great Sushi places, unfortunately, the area of Dallas is not specified, but boss google around a bit, five star sushi places from Downtown Dallas to Plano

Delisha Evans
Delisha Evans

I think she should go to the ..The Diner in Cedar Hill, Texas.

Steve
Steve

I think she's hot.

ginamcneil
ginamcneil

I get so many sample stuff for free its awesome. Actually it is not difficult to find them just search online for "Get Official Samples" It is the best way!

Just me
Just me

She should stay in Washington DC and save us taxpayers money in the crippled economy !!!!!!!! Security costs ----not to mention the huge inconvenience the metroplex will face is ridiculous!

TLS
TLS

My house.  It is safe.  It is clean.  And I cook really well.  Yes I can!

matt
matt

sweet georgia browns

Rangers100
Rangers100

Somewhere south of Woodall for sure.

twinwillow
twinwillow

Is there any time alloted for using the latrine?

Coleman
Coleman

conservatives just can't be funny.

Coleman
Coleman

The Buzzbrews on 75 is diarrhea city, the one in Deep Ellum is where it's at.

Rangers100
Rangers100

There really aren't.  Unfortunately.

twinwillow
twinwillow

S-P-A-M    S-P-A-M   S-P-A-M   S-P-A-M

Jon Daniel
Jon Daniel

I saw you bitching about Guv Goodhair blowing $500k of our money on his presidential bid/farce.

thanks for being consistent

Kergo
Kergo

Yes, Obama is a horrible president, and his administration will go down as one of the worst in American history, but, he is STILL the president. No whining. 

World Class Clown
World Class Clown

Oh, grow up!  Wah ! Wah! I'm a Republican I hate Obamas!  Wah!

Kenn Murrah
Kenn Murrah

Oh yeah ... Bubbas ... certainly better than any of the other suggestions ... hands down, the best chicken and rolls in the world.

Dallas Foodie
Dallas Foodie

It looks like she'll be doing that on the plane too.

talesfromthecrapper
talesfromthecrapper

I bet the Obamas probably like spam...being that it's big in Hawaii and all. At least we think he's from there???

mark
mark

Is this real Kergo or ridiculous Kergo?

World Class Clown
World Class Clown

There have been worst Presidents, Republican and Democrat. Obama is far from the worst.  "Just me" is just whining for whining sake.

Bob
Bob

No, Just Me is whining because that's what Republicans do.  And they are better at it than anyone else.

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