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Best restaurants and bars to celebrate Mardi Gras in Dallas-Fort Worth

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It's that Mardi Gras time of the year and while there's plenty of action going on in New Orleans, DFW is gearing up for some equally awesome fun. These DFW restaurants and bars are letting the good times roll between now and Fat Tuesday so that everyone can get into the Mardi Gras spirit.

Razzoos Cajun Cafe
4700 Bryant Irvin Rd
Fort Worth, TX 76132
(817) 292-8584
www.razzoos.com

Razzos is letting the good times roll all week—starting February 24th through to Fat Tuesday with specials on everything from oysters for $8.99 and boiled crawfish for $4.99 a pound to frozen hurricanes for $3.50 and much more. Fortunately, you won't have to go far to get your Cajun on, there are 12 locations around the DFW area.

The Free Man Cajun Cafe & Lounge
2626 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75226
(214) 377-9893
www.freemandallas.com

Kick off Mardi Gras week at the Free Man starting tonight, February 24th— with plenty of Cajun fare and live music by The Free Loaders from 7-10 p.m. Then hang around the rest of the week for 8 straight nights of Bourbon Street style partying ending with the grand finale on Fat Tuesday.

Humperdink's Restaurant & Brewery
2208 W. Northwest Hwy.
Dallas, TX 75220
(214) 358-4159
www.humperdinks.com

Celebrate Mardi Gras at Humperdinks Restaurant & Brewpub starting at 11a.m. —March 4th —with drink specials including, $4 crown & downs, $5 hurricanes and $4 house shots. Food specials include Cajun bacon burgers for $10.99 and blackened tilapia with shrimp etouffee for $12.99. You're encouraged to deck out for the occasion in whatever creative form you can think up.

Sundown at Granada
3520 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
(214)823-8305
www.sundownatgranada.com

Party down at the Sundown for Mardi Gras on March 4, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. —where there will be $2 drafts, $3 jambalaya, $4 fireballs and live music with Club Wood & DJ Blake Ward.

Scat Jazz Lounge
111 West 4th St
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 870-9100
www.scatjazzlounge.com

What can be better than live jazz with the Phat Tuesday Brass Band on Fat Tuesday? Along with great music, there will be red beans and rice with New Orleans style drinks to wash it all down. The big bash starts at 7 p.m. March 4th.

The Pour House
2725 West 7th St
Fort Worth, TX 76107
(817) 335-2575
www.pour-house.com

Join the crowds in celebrating Fat Tuesday at this legendary spot. There will be music from Lookout starting 9:30 p.m. and flowing hurricanes all night long.

Alligator Cafe
2912 Elm St
Dallas, TX 75226
(214) 748-6901
www.eatgator.com

Join the Alligator Cafe Deep Ellum and Casa Linda to celebrate Fat Tuesday at the Deep Ellum location where there will be an area roped off for live music, and lots of cheap draft brews to wash down some mighty tasty meat from Rudolph's Meat Market.

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