The Gaylord Texan Hotel is located six minutes away from Dalls-Fort Worth International Airport. Overlooking Lake Grapevine, the hotel is known for its climate-controlled glass atriums. It offers some of the "most distinctive shopping, dinning and recreation options all under one roof," according to the hotel's website. The hotel houses a number of restaurants offering world-calss dining.
Old Hickory Steak House Restaurant
This is a contemporary restaurant located in the Gaylord Texan Hotel. The restaurant uses high quality certified 1855 premium black angus beef and fresh seafood to prepare its fine meals. The restaurant's menu includes a variety of artisanal cheeses and sumptuous table side desserts. You can wash down your dinner with wine from the restaurant's vineyard-inspired cellar, offering an extensive list of wine to choose from. No formal dressing is required. The restaurant is open between 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
An Italian restaurant with a courtyard dinning area, Zeppole at the Gaylord Texan Hotel offers Italian cuisine made from recipes created entirely by the restaurant. Pizzette includes Neapolitan made of mozzarella cheese, crushed tomatoes, basil and cracked black pepper. The other Pizzette called Italian Sausage is made of roasted peppers, artichoke hearts, and and taleggio cheese. The restaurant also offers a wide selection of unique Italian wines. Zeppole is suitable for intimate dining or group gathering. It also provides private dinning rooms and a party venue. Dining opens between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
You can dine at Riverwalk in an open air cafe replicating the feel of the San Antonio Riverwalk at this restaurant. Riverwalk Cantina is a Mexican restaurant offering family style or a la carte items. You can dine outside on a beautiful patio surrounded by koi-filled waterways. Entrees include homemade pork tamales, beef and chicken enchiladas and a Texas burrito. The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Texan Station Sports Bar and Grill
This sports bar and grill has a 30 foot high and 52 foot wide television screen. It is believed to be the largest sports television screen in the entire state of Texas.The restaurant offers a casual dinning atmosphere while you watch sports on the jumbo screen. The Texan Station Sports Bar and Grill also has 50 more flat-screen televisions throughout the visual sports center to make sure you do not miss sports highlights regardless of where you choose to sit. It serves burgers, and Texan style entrees that include beef brisket, pulled pork barbecue chicken, chicken and rib combo and what is known as "The Kitchen Sink." This is a mountain of tender slow-smoked beef brisket, juicy pulled pork shoulder and smoked ribs. The sports bar serves a variety of drinks including margaritas.