Best In Dallas: ‘Living Well’ Host Brittany Madrid Shares Fun & Healthy Local Hotspots

We love a list, and a Best In Dallas list is even better! DFW Style Daily’s exclusive series returns with insider finds for dining, shopping and more: Brittany Madrid Headshot Top Line Meet Brittany Madrid, a multi-tasking health-minded Dallas media maven. The host of Living Well with Brittany Madrid, a monthly segment on the Live Laugh Love Today Show on ABC WFAA Channel 8, she is also an actress and a fitness instructor at The Barre Code in Highland Park. All this, and her commitment to wellness also extends to her new blog, Living Well TV. Striving for the ideal balance of mind, body and spirit, Brittany seeks out our city’s very best to make the most of each new day. From nourishing meals to an empowering workout to a cocktail with a healthy twist, read on for Brittany’s Best In Dallas picks: Hummus

Foodie Favorite: Cosmic Café

For starters, Brittany selects a delicious gem that specializes in vegetarian fare with Indian flair. Of Cosmic Café she raves, “Satisfy your hunger while you feed your soul at this exotic find. Enjoy a delicious, healthy meal, then head upstairs for some relaxing meditation.”   Redoux Couture

Décor Destination: Redoux Couture

Next up is a “recent discovery” for today’s tour guide. Redoux Couture captivates via creative custom and reinvented antique furnishings. “I love the edgy, glam look of the pieces,” she details. “They’re true works of art!”  

Cocktail Culture: Black Swan Saloon

When the clock strikes five, Brittany seeks out sips from a Deep Ellum fave that feature homemade, fruit-infused vodka. Always mindful of a healthy twist, she touts the fact that no artificial sugars can be found in these Black Swan Saloon cocktails.   Bar Workout

On The Move: The Barre Code Highland Park

Take it from an instructor at this boutique studio when she explains, “You'll get a full body workout, and leave feeling refreshed and refocused. The Barre Code's unique training style combines challenging moves with inspiring dialogue to empower clients.”   Tortillas 1

I Heart Dallas: Luna’s Tortillas

Last but certainly not least, Brittany’s final find has been serving up homemade Tex-Mex heaven for over 90 years. “I have childhood memories of picking up fresh tortillas from Luna’s with my mom and my grandmother on special occasions,” she recalls of the local treasure. Our thanks to Brittany Madrid! Visit to explore Brittany’s new blog.