Dallas has a plethora of specialty local markets around town to find rare products and homemade foods. We have rounded up 9 that are especially great for the holidays! Explore them below and shoutout any others!

Updated December 2021


 

FOR ITALIAN PRODUCTS:

JIMMY’S FOOD STORE

For pasta, cannolis, meatballs, or really good Italian wines for the table, stop by this East Dallas gem for one of the best selections in Dallas!

EAST DALLAS | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR MEATS:

RUDOLPH’S MARKET

This Deep Ellum butchery and sausage factory has been around since 1895 and offers a variety of European sausage, pork, lamb, veal, chicken, smoked hams, smoked turkeys and more!

DEEP ELLUM | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR CHEESE:

SCARDELLO CHEESE

Head to Oak Lawn’s Scardello for an expansive variety of cheeses, with a staff that has a great knowledge to help you curate your basket!

DALLAS FARMERS MARKET | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR CHEESE BOARDS:

FOUNT BOARD AND TABLE

If you don’t want to prepare your own cheese board, head over for a pre-made one! Get there early though as they can sell out! 

UPTOWN | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR GERMAN FARE:

KUBY’S

Start your Christmas morning with homemade German sausage! There’s no better place than at the 50+ year old institution in Snider Plaza!

SMU | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR ORGANIC LIQUOR & WINE:

BAR AND GARDEN 

Looking for a bottle of wine to take as a hostess gift or want to make a special Holiday cocktail for your own party?! We love Bar and Garden in East Dallas - everything they sell is organic!

EAST DALLAS | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR MEDITERRANEAN FARE:

SARA’S MARKET & BAKERY 

Fill your holiday table with fresh made hummus, baba ganoush, feta, halloumi cheese, olives, labneh and more at this Mediterranean mecca in Richardson.

RICHARDSON | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR SEASONAL DESSERTS:

LA CASITA BAKE SHOP

Yule logs, cannoli croissants, croquembouche towers, porchetta dinners, a cookie platter for Santa, white chocolate eggnog cruffins, quiche and more…La Casita is a go-to for all the sweet treats and baked goods!

RICHARDSON | DIRECTIONS

 

FOR HOLIDAY PREPARED FOODS HAVEN:

EATZI’S

If you don’t want to do any cooking this year, Eatzi’s is a savior! Their expansive collection of prepared foods is the perfect way to still enjoy cozy, holiday foods, without the work.

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