Our neighborhood’s independent restaurant scene draws people from all over Dallas and the suburbs.

And then there’s Interstate 30, where developers are attracting chain restaurants to lure highway traffic.

The Canyon in Oak Cliff, a massive development at I-30 and Westmoreland opened an extended-stay hotel recently. Currently under construction are an Olive Garden and a Buffalo Wild Wings.

They’re currently working on leases with Denny’s, Fuzzy’s Taco Shop and Jimmy John’s.