by Sabra Girard - 70 Reviews - 40 List
Plano families, cougars and savvy business types hang at this suburb escape for food, drink, shopping and entertainment. It's one of the few areas north of 635 that lures the downtown dweller. Top-rated restaurants, elite labels and sought-after entertainment are all found here where urban appeal meets a suburban zip code. (Photo: Courtesy of Jasper's)
Updated: October 21, 2009
The far south end of the Shops at Legacy is where you'll find this Iron Chef menu touting gourmet backyard cuisine. A modern interior design and Texas peach barbecue pork tenderloin with Bourbon-creamed sweet corn will have you rethinking how you approach the grill.
Located at the shopping center's grand entrance is this antique showroom which specializes in classic European pieces. As you browse the 5,000-square-feet of hand-picked merchandise, you'll see a large selection of accessories and artwork on the floor. Your future collection of pieces from the past awaits.
Five screens of independent films run at this boutique cinema located in the heart of the Shops at Legacy. Relax with a beer and a gourmet snack in velour fabric chairs while a wall-to-wall movie screen and an Academy Award-winning speaker system entertains even your harshest inner critic.
Just off Bishop Road, you'll find this West Coast-inspired boutique displaying contemporary fashions. While you follow the seaside aromas throughout, you'll be enticed by a tide of trendy pieces from Alice & Olivia and other contemporary designers with a special collection of handbags and accessories.
Bold purple awnings and French doors welcome the wine enthusiast to this bar with 50 different by-the-glass options. Fourteen wine flights are presented each day that can be paired with a three cheese fondue or any other item from the sharing or dinner menu.