In the heart of McAllen’s Arts District is a street that houses a number of local favorite eateries. If you haven’t taken a stroll down Main Street, you are seriously missing out on some of the most unique and scrumptious foods that the city has to offer!

Birdie Bistro

Monday and Tuesday from 8:30 AM until 10:00 PM | Wednesday through Friday from 8:30 AM until 11:00 PM | Saturday from 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM

If their appetizing photos on Facebook haven’t convinced you to visit Birdie Bistro yet, then their Instagram postswill. With an array of breakfast foods, crepes, Paninis, soups, salads and appetizers, there’s a guaranteed dish for your taste buds. It’s the perfect place for hanging out with some friends or for your super Instagram-worthy pictures. Oh, did we mention that they have Ladies Wine Night every Wednesday from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM?

Infusions Eats & Drinks

Monday through Friday from 4:00 PM until 2:00 AM | Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 AM until 2:00 AM

Unique entrees alongside classic and new cocktails are waiting for you at Infusions Eats & Drinks. Their food is filled with ambitious flavors that dance in your mouth! It’s the perfect ambiance of casual dining with a modern twist. A fantastic spot for drinks underneath the stars on their patio as you listen to live jams will have you coming back again.

Salt New American Table

Monday through Thursday from 5:00 PM until 10:00 PM | Friday and Saturday from 5:00 PM until 11:00 PM

Asian, Italian and Mexican flavors will engulf your mouth! With each dish carefully crafted from years of experience, Salt New American Table brings organic, sustainable and local ingredients to residents and visitors all across South Texas. This restaurant’s passion for creating and serving exceptional cuisines is prominent the minute you walk through the door. If you want to be wowed by both service and food, you have to give Salt a visit.

Roosevelt’s at 7

Monday through Friday from 11:00 AM until 2:00 AM | Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 PM until 2:00 AM

A huge favorite in McAllen, Roosevelt’s at 7 has countless microbrews and select imports on tap and evasive beers that aren’t typically found in this part of the world. Combine your favorite drinks with a great selection of burgers, pastas, Paninis, pizzas and desserts! If you’re afraid to commit to a new flavor, the bartenders will let you taste some samples. We promise it’s a nice and laid back place with delicious food, an ambiance perfect for friends and a terrific opportunity to create great memories.

The Spanish Room Inside Casa De Palmas Renaissance

Monday through Saturday from 11:00 AM until 11:00 PM | Sunday from 12:00 PM until 11:00 PM

Not many people know this but inside one of McAllen’s most historic hotels is one of the best-kept restaurants on Main Street. The Spanish Room Restaurant showcases the indigenous flavors of South Texas with a Latin fusion flair. Perfect for a cocktail or two in an amazing ambiance of elegance, it’s the perfect spot for date night or unwinding after a long day.

Los Cazadores

Every day from 7:00 AM until 3:00 PM

Los Cazadores is your go-to place when craving some good and authentic Mexican style dishes. With lunch specials perfect for those working near the McAllen Arts District, this restaurant will fill up your stomach without emptying your wallet. After tasting their chile relleno or caldo, you might even be saying it’s better than Grandma used to make!


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