Original Velvet Taco in Dallas will close in early 2023

Aug 7, 2023

As a leading authority in the Arts & Entertainment - Visual Arts and Design field, Kimberly Ann’s Designs Studio brings you the latest updates and news from the industry. Today, we share the unfortunate announcement that the beloved Original Velvet Taco on Dallas Henderson Avenue is set to close its doors on January 2, 2023.

End of an Era for Dallas Taco Enthusiasts

The Original Velvet Taco has been a cornerstone of the Dallas food scene, renowned for its innovative and mouthwatering taco creations. For years, locals and visitors alike have flocked to this iconic establishment to indulge in their diverse menu that pushed the boundaries of traditional tacos.

With its unique blend of flavors and creative combinations, the Original Velvet Taco has left an indelible mark on the culinary landscape of Dallas. From their signature slow-roasted pork carnitas to their famous crispy chicken tikka masala taco, each bite offered a moment of pure culinary bliss.

A Farewell to Culinary Excellence

While it is truly sad to bid farewell to an institution like the Original Velvet Taco, it's important to remember the impact it has had on both the local community and the wider food industry. The dedication and expertise of the talented chefs behind the scenes have paved the way for future culinary innovations.

At Kimberly Ann’s Designs Studio, we appreciate the significance of this closure and honor the lasting contributions of the Original Velvet Taco to the Dallas food culture. We understand the bittersweet emotions that surround the news, but change is an inevitable part of life, even in the restaurant industry.

Embracing Change and Looking Ahead

Although the Original Velvet Taco may have reached the end of its run, we encourage you to stay positive and embrace the ever-evolving food scene in Dallas. New opportunities for culinary exploration and gastronomic delights are always on the horizon.

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Stay Connected with Kimberly Ann’s Designs Studio

As we bid adieu to the Original Velvet Taco, we invite you to continue your journey with us at Kimberly Ann’s Designs Studio. Our commitment to delivering high-quality content, driven by our passion for the arts and design, remains unwavering.

Stay connected with us to explore the exciting world of visual arts, discover new artists, and gain insights into the ever-evolving design landscape. Our team is dedicated to curating enriching experiences that inspire creativity and foster a deeper appreciation for the arts.


The closure of the Original Velvet Taco marks the end of an era for Dallas taco enthusiasts. As we prepare to say our goodbyes, amidst the nostalgia and heartfelt sentiments, we are reminded of the everlasting impact this iconic establishment has had on the Dallas food scene.

Kimberly Ann’s Designs Studio will continue to be your trusted source for all things related to the Arts & Entertainment - Visual Arts and Design. Join us on this educational and inspiring journey, where we strive to celebrate creativity, embrace change, and keep you informed about the latest developments in the industry.

So, let us bid farewell to the Original Velvet Taco with fond memories and open our hearts to the exciting culinary adventures that lie ahead.

Marcela Rojas
It's sad to see a beloved establishment close its doors.
Nov 13, 2023
James Jaacks
I'll cherish the memories of enjoying delicious tacos at Original Velvet Taco.
Nov 13, 2023
Akron Leiden
Oh no! 😢 It's always sad to see a beloved institution like the Original Velvet Taco close its doors. End of an era for Dallas taco enthusiasts indeed. But let's cherish the memories and delicious tacos we had there. Remember, change can bring new opportunities and exciting experiences. Here's to hoping another amazing taco spot will fill the void left by Original Velvet Taco's departure! 🌮🎉
Nov 11, 2023
Bryan Bacher
I'm going to miss the creative taco offerings at Original Velvet Taco.
Nov 10, 2023
Carol Wong-Clark
So sorry to hear this. Original Velvet Taco had a unique charm.
Nov 8, 2023
Kaitlin Lamarre
I'm going to miss the incredible flavors and unique combinations at Velvet Taco.
Nov 1, 2023
Renee Taormina
The closure of Velvet Taco is a loss for taco enthusiasts in the Dallas area.
Oct 31, 2023
Matt Himes
It's unfortunate that we'll no longer be able to enjoy the amazing tacos at Velvet Taco.
Oct 31, 2023
Cecile Charles
Original Velvet Taco will be deeply missed. Their tacos were exceptional.
Oct 18, 2023
Archana Rathore
I hope they reconsider and find a way to keep the Velvet Taco open.
Oct 16, 2023
Rebecca Regalado
This is really unfortunate. Velvet Taco's closure will leave a void in the community.
Oct 14, 2023
Khong Lamvichit
That's disappointing news. Velvet Taco will be missed in the Dallas area.
Oct 10, 2023
Rajesh Borkar
Thank you, Velvet Taco, for the great food and memories. You'll be missed.
Oct 8, 2023
Hassan Zahir
Farewell to Velvet Taco. Your delicious tacos will be fondly remembered.
Oct 8, 2023
Alan Hindson
Velvet Taco's closure is a real blow to the Dallas dining scene.
Oct 8, 2023
Lolly Lewis
Velvet Taco's closure is a loss for the Dallas community. It was a much-loved spot.
Oct 6, 2023
Debra Dorward
The loss of Velvet Taco is truly disappointing. It was a favorite among many.
Oct 6, 2023
Craig Parsons
Velvet Taco will always hold a special place in the hearts of its patrons.
Oct 5, 2023
Derek Hursey
I'm going to miss Velvet Taco's eclectic and delicious menu.
Oct 2, 2023
Gai Day
I'm saddened by the news of Velvet Taco's closure. It was a staple in the Dallas food scene.
Oct 1, 2023
The Sofei
This news is truly saddening. Velvet Taco was an iconic spot on Henderson Avenue.
Sep 28, 2023
Aniruddha Sonone
It's a shame to see Velvet Taco go. Their tacos were truly one-of-a-kind.
Sep 26, 2023
Nor Azam
Sad to hear about the closure. Velvet Taco brought a lot of joy to the Dallas community.
Sep 25, 2023
Tom Glessner
So Long Velvet Taco! Thanks for the great memories and wonderful tacos.
Sep 23, 2023
David Chabala
I'm going to miss the delicious and creative tacos at Velvet Taco.
Sep 16, 2023
Original Velvet Taco brought a special touch to Dallas. Its closure is disheartening.
Sep 15, 2023
Luke Deka
It's always tough to see a popular place like Velvet Taco close down.
Sep 14, 2023
Rafael Molina
I'm disappointed by this news. Velvet Taco was a favorite spot for many.
Sep 5, 2023
Ralph Barbagallo
Such a shame to lose a place like Velvet Taco. It was a true gem.
Aug 31, 2023
Eric Lauridsen
Sad to hear about Velvet Taco's closure. It was a go-to spot for many residents.
Aug 29, 2023
Esther Yatman
I was a big fan of the unique taco creations at Original Velvet Taco.
Aug 27, 2023
Shane Wymore
I'm going to miss the amazing taco creations at Velvet Taco.
Aug 21, 2023
Doug Hunter
It's a shame to hear that Original Velvet Taco will be closing its doors.
Aug 19, 2023
Peter Ng
I'm saddened by the news of Velvet Taco's impending closure. It was a beloved establishment.
Aug 17, 2023
Dan Suarez
A loss for the Dallas culinary scene. Velvet Taco was a gem in the city.
Aug 13, 2023
Reuben Koehn
The closing of Velvet Taco marks the end of an era for Dallas residents.
Aug 13, 2023
Anand Sharma
The closing of Velvet Taco marks an end of an era in Dallas.
Aug 10, 2023