This Week in Gluttony

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

PŌK Raw Bar
Enjoy free lunch at Pōk The Raw Bar from January 30-February 3 with a secured OpenTable reservation. Photo courtesy of PŌK The Raw Bar

When the week's food events roundup includes a free lunch, you know it's going to be a good one. This also serves as your five-day reminder to order wings and pizza in bulk for your Super Bowl LII party.

Tuesday, January 30

Bubbles & Fried Chicken at Stampede 66
This unusual pairing of champagne and Chef Stephan Pyles’ famous fried chicken is sure to delight guests’ palates as the rich, crisp bird makes a powerful combination with the acidity of the bubbly drink. This evening includes a four-course meal served family style, with champagne pairings for $60. Call 214-550-6966 for reservations.

Free Lunch at Pōk The Raw Bar
Pōk The Raw Bar is re-launching its five-seat, omakase-style Raw Bar and, to celebrate, is offering lunch free from January 30 to February 3 with a OpenTable reservation. That's right, you get an eight-piece omakase tasting served in just 30 minutes for free. This menu features six pieces of nigiri and two handrolls and is normally priced at $24. It is sure to fill up fast, so do not delay in making reservations.

Friday, February 2

One90 Smoked Meats Diners, Driver-Ins and Dives Watch party at Oak Highlands Brewery
To celebrate One90 Smoked Meats' appearance on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, the restaurant is hosting a viewing party at neighborhood brewery, Oak Highlands. Enjoy discounted beer and all-you-can-eat barbecue, a chance to meet the owners, a behind-the-scenes look at how One90 operates, and more. Tickets are $20 and the party starts at 7 pm.

Saturday, February 3

Bonne Santé: A Wine and Food Showcase at Westin Galleria
This premier culinary and wine event features celebrity chefs from around the country raising funds to fight kidney disease. It includes a food and wine showcase, unique tastings with wine pairings, silent and live auction, and live entertainment. Tickets start at $200, and the event kicks off at 6:30 pm.

Dallas' Best Tacos & Margaritas Tour
Sample both gourmet and street tacos on a tour through East Dallas, Oak Cliff, and more. This tour includes everything from sipping margaritas at Desperado's to devouring tasty tacos at El Tizoncito. Tickets are $64 and include bus transportation, food, non-alcoholic beverages on the motor coach, and a tour guide. The tour starts at Desperado's at 12:30 pm.