Southern food is amazing but it's even better when you can get it at a super funky restaurant. Ida Claire in Dallas is the perfect place for that. The amazing restaurant serves great southern foods and all from an airstream with colorful decor. Visitors can actually eat inside the Airstream and the walls are covered with tapestry to take you back to a simpler time.
The restaurant does have a patio so you won't feel cramped if there isn't enough room in and they have cocktails to keep you refreshed. If you're really keen on sitting inside the airstream, you can reserve the table for up to 12 people. The restaurant has all types of delicious food such as a bacon and egg sandwich, avocado toast, and acai bowls.
You'll be able to find the funkiest of cocktails at Ida Claire's including The Demogorgon, Turn The Tables, and the Star-Crossed Lover. All the food at this joint starts at about $7 and works its way up depending on what you choose to add to your meal. They also have Vinyl Hour where drinks are on special and all your favorite vinyl records are playing. Vinyl Hour is every weekday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The restaurant is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday, from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Friday, from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday.
Ida Claire is located at 5001 Belt Line Road, Dallas, TX 75254. For their full menu and hours plus a detailed look at all their amazing drinks, you can visit their website here.
Cuisine: Southern Food
Address: 5001 Belt Line Road, Dallas, TX 75254
Why you need to go: The restaurant has a funky airstream where you can enjoy your meal and they have tons of great drinks for all to enjoy.