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Halloween Soireé – Saturday, October 27th

Halloween is right around the corner, so come party with us at Ida Claire at our annual Halloween Soiree!

Enjoy live music on the patio by Kirk Thurmond and the Millennials starting at 8pm! We will also have a GIF photobooth, $3 select beer/wine, and $5 themed craft cocktails. Head out to our airstream on the patio for complimentary palm readings!

Dig out your favorite costume and enter into our costume contest. There is no cost to enter, and first-place winner will receive a $500 gift card, and second place will get a $250 gift card. The stakes are high – come ready to strut your stuff! Winners will be chosen at 10pm.

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Yappy Hour with SPCA of Texas!

Join us on Saturday, April 21st as we host a special “Yappy Hour” event at Ida Claire! We will be partnering with the SPCA of Texas, Knockmore Whiskey, and Calamity Gin to bring you this special adoption event. 
 
Our talented bartenders have created two feature cocktails for you to sip on during this event! The “Talking Pawlitics” made with Knockmore Irish Whiskey, pistachio orgeat, honey, pineapple, lemon, and angostura bitters. Our second feature is the “Dogter’s Rx” made with Calamity Gin, blanc vermouth, toasted fennel syrup, ginger tisane, lemon, and soda.
 
The best part about those delicious cocktails is that we will be donating 20% of sales from every cocktail sold during the event to the SPCA of Texas!
 
The SPCA will also be in attendance with their adoption truck if you’re looking to find your fur-ever friend.

John Tipton Live at Ida Claire!

Come catch some rockin’ tunes this Friday, March 23rd, by one man band John Tipton! With the free show starting at 9pm, we’ll be slinging $5 Dulce Vida cocktails, $5 Old Fashioned’s, and the best $5 happy hour bar bites in Dallas!

Want to hear more? Check him out HERE!

Patio season is upon us! Come relax in the garden with us as we kick off our weekend live music going all spring and summer long.

Call 214-377-8227 to make a reservation

Harlem River Noise at Ida Claire

Kyle Lacy and the Harlem River Noise will be playing this Saturday, March 17th,  on the patio at Ida Claire! The show is free and we will have $5 Irish Whiskey Cocktails all night in addition to $5 appetizers and our happy hour drink specials.

“Kyle Lacy & the Harlem River Noise conjure a potion that stirs the soul, bringing you home to the roots of 50’s rock’n’roll and blues.”

Want to hear more? Check them out at harlemrivernoise.com

Patio season is here! Come relax in the garden with us as we kick off our weekend live music going all spring and summer long.

Call 214-377-8227 to make a reservation

Halloween Soirée

In honor of her favorite holiday, Ida Claire would like to invite you to her third annual Halloween Soirée!

The party will begin at 9pm on Saturday, October 28th. Everyone who comes in costume is automatically entered into a costume contest! Put on your best costume, because the prizes are definitely worth it. Second place will receive a $100 gift card to Ida Claire and the grand prize winner will get 2 tickets and a parking pass to a Dallas Stars game! Winners will be announced at 11 p.m.

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Another Tiki Party and Pig Roast

Help us say ‘Aloha’ to summer with another Tiki Party and Pig Roast at Ida Claire! Join us for a four-course island inspired meal with passed appetizers and tiki cocktails.

The doors will open at 7 p.m. with a mingling cocktail hour featuring passed appetizers. Guests will receive a welcoming ‘Aloha!’ along with a complimentary entry Kakamora cocktail upon arrival!

The feast will begin around sunset with suckling pig served family-style along with an array of island-inspired, family-style sides. Tiki Dinner guests will also enjoy $5 tropical handcrafted cocktails throughout the evening.

Of course, no tropical escape would be complete without the soothing rhythms of the islands, so Ida has invited The Tiki Torches to serenade her guests. Perfect, right?

The event is $75 per person and seats are limited, so make your reservation today by calling the restaurant at 214.377.8227 or shoot over an email to Ida.Events@fbrest.com. Grass skirts and Hawaiian shirts are highly encouraged!

Independence Day at Ida Claire!

Celebrate Independence Day with us at Ida Claire!

On Monday, July 3rd, Ida Claire will be celebrating with the city of Addison and watching the fireworks go off at the annual Kaboom Town celebration. Enjoy drink specials, live music, and the firework show right from our patio. Reservations for the patio are first come first serve. Any reservations made at 7pm or after will guarantee your table until the firework show ends!

Don’t worry, the party doesn’t stop there. We will continue the celebration on Tuesday, July 4th! Join us on both days and enjoy drink specials and live music on our award-winning patio! Drink specials include $4 Hurricanes, $15 Hurricane Towers, and $3 selected canned beers. Local Dallas Indie-Pop band, The Rebellion, will be jamming from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. both nights! You can check out their stuff here:http://www.rawartists.org/therebellion

Call us at (214) 377-8227 for questions or reservations! See you there!

Tiki Party and Pig Roast

Ida Claire is kicking off patio season by hosting a Tiki Party and Pig Roast on her garden-patio! Come indulge yourself with a pig roast and an array of southern-style sides, all served up family style. Guests will be given a Meihana cocktail served in a souvenir tiki glass, as well as a flower lei to welcome them to the event.

Surrounded by tiki torches in the garden, guests will feel as if they are relaxing on their own secluded island. Additional tiki inspired cocktails will be available for dinner guests to enjoy throughout the night.

We are taking reservations now, so call us at 214-377-8227 to confirm your spot before the tickets are sold out! Grass skirts and Hawaiian shirts are encouraged!

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Party Thyme Cocktail for Kidd’s Kids

Come try our limited time Party Thyme cocktail, a delicious combination of Western Son Blueberry Vodka, lemon, simple, a sprig of thyme and equal parts Rosatello Rosé and Meomi Pinot Noir.

100% of Party Thyme’s proceeds goes to Kidd’s Kids program and the Kraddick Foundation which makes a difference in the lives of children with life-altering and life-threatening medical conditions by sending them to Disney World for a week.

Now until March 8th is Party Thyme to help support our local Kidd’s Kids charity! See you here!

Mardi Gras

Come join Ida and her crew this Fat Tuesday, February 28th, for a  Rajun Cajun Celebration. Our Mardi Gras party will go from 3pm – 2am with a Fat Tuesday Punch menu. Stick around for a Live Jazz band, Hale Baskin & the Jazz Addiction, from 9pm – 11pm.

We will be serving up $3 Hurricanes and $15 Hurricane Punch Towers!

Indulge yourself in some Cajun cuisine with the following;

  • Creole Gumbo – a spicy combination of chicken, andouille and basmati rice
  • Crawfish Corn Beignets – served with smoked mustard remoulade
  • Shrimp & Grits – Texas Gulf prawns, bacon, parmesan grits and sauce piquant
  • King Cake – any guest who receives a slice with the special Mardi Gras baby will win a $25 Ida Gift Card