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Best Bicycle Shops In DFW

April 15, 2014 5:00 AM

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From mountain bikes to road bikes to children’s bikes with training wheels, DFW is home to some of the best bike shops around. Whether it’s a mom and pop location or a large mega shop, DFW bike shops are known for exceptional customer service, outstanding levels of expertise and just a great ear to vent when you are wanting to get the most out of your ride. Going above and beyond the typical bike shops, these area locations not only provide full-service biking necessities for customers but other support systems such as local riding groups, classes and overall cycling fun.
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Richardson Bike Mart
1451 W. Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080
(972) 231-3993
www.bikemart.com

Richardson Bike Mart is not only one of the larger bike shops in the metroplex, but one where bike enthusiasts go to browse, hang out and catch up on what is new and up to date in the world of cycling. From state-of-the-art biking equipment to endless aisles of bikes for purchase, Richardson Bike Mart is welcoming to both the amateur rider and the experienced professional who has trekked the road for years. If you are looking for more than just equipment, Richardson Bike Mart also offers information on local cycling organizations as well as schedules on group rides taking place throughout the metroplex. For a welcoming atmosphere and friendly customer service, Richardson Bike Mart is one of the best bike shops in town to get you on the road safely in no time.

Transit Bikes
1915 Greenville Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
(214) 219-2453
www.transitbikes.com

Joking lightly that “air and advice” are free, this popular bike destination recently moved from the trendy and posh West Village area to the vibrant and bustling location of Lower Greenville Avenue. A local favorite, Transit Bicycle Company is not only a full-service bike shop but a shop where Dallas residents feel at home to mix, mingle and linger all the while gaining a new perspective on what’s new and upcoming in the cycling industry. The customer service review rating for this bike shop ranks high as Transit is known for being personal and welcoming with its customers as well as having a wealth of knowledge regarding the cycling world. Not only is Transit Bicycle Company one of the best bike shops in DFW, but also one of the more fun as it invites local residents to join in for a weekly Taco Tuesday social ride.

Oak Cliff Bicycle Company
408 N. Bishop Ave.
Dallas, TX 75208
(214) 941-0010
www.ocbicycleco.com

Oak Cliff Bicycle company knows how to “keep it wheel” with area residents when it comes to those willing to engage in the sport of cycling. Located in the Bishop Arts District, Oak Cliff Bicycle company is in a prime area perfect for riding and exploring the beautiful outdoors. Voted by residents as the “Best Bike Shop in Dallas” in 2011, Oak Cliff Bicycle company keeps true to its reputation by not only being a full-service cycling shop but one that weighs heavily on its community involvement. Join this local bike shop on Sundays for its weekly Sunday Spandex Ride or stay in touch for many of the exciting events that are planned throughout the year. From the latest in cycling brands (Foundry Cycles, BH Bikes, Salsa Cycles, etc.) to fashionable and stylish gear, the Oak Cliff Bicycle Company will have you riding the streets safely and in style.

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Dallas Bike Works
4875 W. Lawther Drive
Dallas, TX 75214
(214) 343-2453
www.dallasbikeworks.com

Conveniently located near White Rock Lake, Dallas Bike Works is yet another bike shop that is surrounded by trails and views that are exceptionally complementary to a peaceful ride. Known for being one of the top shops in DFW for cyclocross enthusiasts, Dallas Bike Works is more than just your ordinary cycling shop. Services are ultra pocket friendly and range from the ordinary tune-up to custom built wheels. And with a proper fitting for every new bike purchase, Dallas Bike Works is a definite location to check out if you are a beginner or a pro looking to conquer the Dallas roads. If you are looking to get more out of your ordinary biking experience, ask any of the professionals at Dallas Bike Works about joining either the Mountain, Road or Cyclo-Cross teams to get more sport and friendly competitiveness out of your cycling.

Bonzai Cycle Werx
3529 Heritage Trace Parkway, Suite 169
Fort Worth, TX 76244
(817) 886-4747
www.bonzaicyclewerx.com

Bonzai Cycle Werx in Fort Worth has been slated as one of the best bike shops in the Tarrant County area for years. With a vast selection of bikes for not only adults but young children, Bonzai is definitely a full-service bike shop that caters to everyone regardless of age and size. Priding itself on the notion that bike shops are overall better places for bike purchases than mass merchants or department stores, Bonzai lives up to its superior rating and proves that interaction and assistance with a professional bike shop is a decision that should be taken seriously to ensure the comfort and safety of the individual riding. Offering the latest in cycling accessories as well as a wealth of local trail rides and classes, Bonzai Cycle Werx is undoubtedly one of the best bike shops in the DFW area.

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Leah Frazier is a freelance writer covering all things Dallas. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.
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