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Things to do in Arlington

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Theme Park
“Cool down from the Texas heat while enjoying a day of fun at one of my favorite water parks. The kids will definitely enjoy this place. Fun for the whole family. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Park
“12,000-square foot nature center offers interactive exhibits, terrariums, aquariums, nature trails, & Saturday events”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Originally from Austin, Torchy's has the BEST tacos in the DFW. Their ingredients are top notch! Their bold flavors and diverse menu has something for everyone. Also, the location is fun and modern. Perfect for lunch/dinner during your stay!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
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“Closest starbucks store but there is a small starbucks in the Sheraton Hotel: 1500 Convention Center Dr Arlington, TX 76011”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place for food and to watch the game! Plenty of TVs and good Asian Fusion options”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“This is a good place to shop for groceries. It's never crowded and the store is modern and clean. Distance is about 3 miles from the townhouse. Just take Carrier Pkwy (Green Oaks) to Collins St.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“If you are in the mood for trying something new we have a french cafe and it is delicious!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Chipotle is fresh and delicious if you need a quick bite to eat! I would recommend Chipotle I eat here all the time!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“If you want to skip the craziness of our local Walmart, this is a nice quiet grocery store to shop. We've got a kroger card in the drawer under the microwave if you'd like to use for discounts.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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Bar
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“Romantic locally-owned Italian food. Great for a special someone or a business meal. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Store
“This place has a burger/sandwich for everyone. They have many great choices to choose from, and natural cut french fries! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“This is a great place for Mexican food. The decor is modern and upscale. Located close to the Arlington entertainment district.”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Originally from Austin, Torchy's has the BEST tacos in the DFW. Their ingredients are top notch! Their bold flavors and diverse menu has something for everyone. Also, the location is fun and modern. Perfect for lunch/dinner during your stay!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place for food and to watch the game! Plenty of TVs and good Asian Fusion options”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“If you are in the mood for trying something new we have a french cafe and it is delicious!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Chipotle is fresh and delicious if you need a quick bite to eat! I would recommend Chipotle I eat here all the time!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Romantic locally-owned Italian food. Great for a special someone or a business meal. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Store
“This place has a burger/sandwich for everyone. They have many great choices to choose from, and natural cut french fries! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“This is a great place for Mexican food. The decor is modern and upscale. Located close to the Arlington entertainment district.”
  • 3 locals recommend

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