Meet Chef Christian Panepinto

Dallas, TX

Executive Chef, Christian Panepinto, leads and manages the kitchen at Commons Club. The Puerto Rican-born Chef focuses on food as a connecter, sharing elements of his own heritage in each dish. He engages guests with experiential dining elements including items prepared table-side and shareable plates. The colorful and playful dishes utilize fresh seasonal flavors from Texas farmers like Molino Oloyo, Texas Fungus, and Epicurean Greens as well as Commons Club’s very own Chef’s Garden with an array of micro greens. Panepinto hosts an array of special activations at Commons Club including chef-led dinners, wine pairings, and televised cooking segments.

Ground Floor at Virgin Hotels Dallas
1445 Turtle Creek Blvd
Dallas, TX 75207

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The Kitchen 

Breakfast: Daily 7AM – 11AM
Lunch: Daily 11AM – 2PM
Weekend Brunch: 8AM – 2PM
Dinner: Sun-Thurs 5PM – 10PM | Fri-Sat 5PM – 11PM

The Bar
Mon-Thurs 11AM – 11PM
Fri-Sat 10AM – 12AM
Sun 10AM – 11PM

For parties of 6 or more, a 20% gratuity will be automatically added to all checks. Please note, we do not accept payments to be split more than 6 equal ways.

Valet is available for $10 from Monday – Thursday, and $20 from Friday – Sunday.


Commons Club is a Dallas restaurant that serves unbound inspiration and creative culinary on every plate. Enjoy fork in food moments and cocktails that embolden palate-pleasing experiences. Kick back as the line between work and play fades away. Enjoy a modern social club concept, without dues, as well as a range of intimate experiences, live entertainment, and more.

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The Kitchen at Commons Club boasts an open-style kitchen concept and dining room, including an exclusive chef’s table, where Chef Christian Panepinto serves up creative dishes using locally sourced, seasonally driven ingredients. From bold flavors to a relaxed yet elegant atmosphere, discover an unexpected experience that rivals even the best restaurants in Dallas.

The Bar at Commons Club serves creative cocktails in a beautifully designed setting. Thoughtfully crafted drinks, wine and beer are enjoyed alongside tempting bar bites and a rotating lineup of live entertainment. 

The Shag Room is an intimate space for small groups to meet, connect, share stories and let their hair down. Decked in plush, luxurious fabrics, the lounge area is aptly suited for both a solo working session during the day or an evening night cap. For an even more exclusive feel, The Shag Room is also bookable for private gatherings or activations.