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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.
Shopping Mall
“Outdoor outlet mall with dining options, featuring clothing, accessory, shoe & home stores.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Park
“Huge Park with Lakes, playgrounds and fields. The best thing is our neighborhood has a beautiful walking trial that goes to the park without crossing any major roads.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Golf Driving Range
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“Sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.”
  • 6 locals recommend
City Hall
“Big stores to small unique shops, entertainment, great restaurants, outlet stores across the highway, plenty to do and see to satisfy that little voice that says, 'shouldn't I buy something?'”
  • 5 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Upscale movie experience. Comfy, large chairs. Food and drink served before and during movie. Nicer way to enjoy an evening out ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Allen Event Center has many events on weekends and during the week like Concerts, Trade shows, etc. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Hydrous Wakeparks is a multi-location cable wakeboarding training facility, focused on producing the best wakeboarders in the area! Our unique overhead cable system is used to pull the riders around a 10-acre lake. This style of wakeboarding allows for an optimal wakeboard experience providing riders with a great sense of joy and accomplishment that only the sunshine and cool waters at Hydrous can provide. Each park is accommodated with multiple beginner training lakes designed specifically to teach and help aid first time riders in the process of getting up and riding the wakeboard!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Lots of big box stores and good restaurants. Fun kids play area with maze and train car in center.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Serves food, wine and beer in your reclining seats. Great place to watch a movie and still get pampered”
  • 3 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“Live music every Friday and Saturday while eating your dinner at near by restaurant patio, or laying down on the grass area .. blankets and pillows welcome .. kids love to play around the creek and the tree house.. Great food and unique outdoor shopping experience.. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Walkable nice shopping area with many stores and restaurants. Free concerts on the lawn attracts many.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Outdoor shopping at its finest. You won't feel like you are in Dallas anymore. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
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“They have many fun games, including bowling, giant Foosball, bumper cars, laser maze, high ropes, rock climbing wall and other fun things.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Golf Driving Range
“Sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Upscale movie experience. Comfy, large chairs. Food and drink served before and during movie. Nicer way to enjoy an evening out ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“Serves food, wine and beer in your reclining seats. Great place to watch a movie and still get pampered”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Walkable nice shopping area with many stores and restaurants. Free concerts on the lawn attracts many.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“They have many fun games, including bowling, giant Foosball, bumper cars, laser maze, high ropes, rock climbing wall and other fun things.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“This is one of our favorite spots for eating, drinking and unwinding, or just meeting up with friends. Brisket Chips are a favorite starter. Let Justin the Bartender know Cynthia sent you!”
  • 2 locals recommend

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