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Uchi DallasUchi Dallas
1636 reviews
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Sushi | Uptown, Dallas

Great experience love the server and staff! the food was excellent!! More

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Salum RestaurantSalum Restaurant
1967 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

This restaurant is consistently and reliably refined, civilized, and first-rate in all respects. The food is excellent, and the ambience and service are second to none. Highly recommended. More

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Avanti RestaurantAvanti Restaurant
945 reviews
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Italian | Uptown, Dallas

Absolutely one of best restaurants in Dallas Only issue, hard to get to on a weekend from north Dallas The acoustical guitarist was excellent Will be back! More

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Fearing'sFearing's
4355 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

Our waiters and sommelier added as much to the evening as the incredible food! More

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Ocean Prime - DallasOcean Prime - Dallas
3168 reviews
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Seafood | Uptown, Dallas

Celebrated a birthday. Service could have been better and food took a while to prepare. But overall great atmosphere and food was worth the wait. More

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Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - Dallas UptownTruluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - Dallas Uptown
3023 reviews
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Seafood | Uptown, Dallas

Food was amazing as always and the baked Alaska for our anniversary (my dads) was the best I’ve ever had! More

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UchibaUchiba
472 reviews
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Sushi | Uptown, Dallas

We go frequently to Uchiba, always have great experience, food is amazing. More

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The Capital Grille - Dallas - UptownThe Capital Grille - Dallas - Uptown
2191 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

Wow the chicken sandwich with spicy honey on the lunch menu blew me away! 10/10 recommend More

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Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - UptownDel Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - Uptown
1160 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

I brought my husband here for his birthday and it was such an awesome experience. We don’t go to steakhouses very often but I would definitely come back here next time we have something to celebrate. Something about the environment and service makes it feel like an occasional p More

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True Food Kitchen - DallasTrue Food Kitchen - Dallas
733 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Good food and service. More

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AliceAlice
190 reviews
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Pan-Asian | Uptown, Dallas

Alice is terrific! I am always wary of a place that has lot of hype, but I cannot say enough good thing about this experience. I had made a private request for a quieter table in my booking, and they tried very hard to meet it, but I can appreciate that Saturday night is prime time, so I was most appreciative that they offered us some options when we got there. The food was great! The small plates and sushi options are ideal for tasting a lot and grazing on many different things. The ahi tuna and lettuce wraps were my favorite, though everything we tasted was good! More

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Komali RestaurantKomali Restaurant
1089 reviews
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Mexican | Uptown, Dallas

We went for brunch. Excellent food in a good location More

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Sixty Vines-UptownSixty Vines-Uptown
504 reviews
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Californian | Uptown, Dallas

The food we tried was excellent and our server was awesome. We will come back! More

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Texas de Brazil - DallasTexas de Brazil - Dallas
1274 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

Our nephew was home on leave from the Navy. He has to eat junk most of the time. He said he wanted beef/meat so badly. He had never been to Texas de Brazil and now he wants to make this his new first place to eat each time he comes home! Thank you so much for a great experience! More

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Nobu DallasNobu Dallas
1674 reviews
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Japanese | Uptown, Dallas

Impeccable service without being intrusive! Food was off the chart fantastic! More

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Nick & Sam's SteakhouseNick & Sam's Steakhouse
4670 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

The very best restaurant in Dallas.Were here for my wife's birthday and were treated exceptionally well More

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MercatMercat
970 reviews
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Contemporary French | Uptown, Dallas

Mercat never disappoints. It's a charming, classy bistro with great food always. Great ambiance and service. Perfect for pre theater. We had escargot, the sole, and the short ribs. So good. More

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Doc B's Restaurant + Bar - DallasDoc B's Restaurant + Bar - Dallas
242 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Great place for lunch. Food is exceptional and service is top-notch More

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BaboushBaboush
235 reviews
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Middle Eastern | Uptown, Dallas

Great food and service in an intimate setting. Outside seating is available. More

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Moxie's Grill & Bar - DallasMoxie's Grill & Bar - Dallas
371 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Such a great experience from how well they handled my reservation request to how effecient they when requesting my bill. My drinks and food (flat iron steak was perfect) was outstanding and Jess my sever was so attentive throughout my experience. I would definitely recommend Moxie's for the great servers, food, drink, vibe, and even the music! Coming back next week! More

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The Standard PourThe Standard Pour
53 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

This is definitely a jewel of the neighborhood (and the city). Food was delicious and the service was impeccable. More

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Del Frisco's Grille - McKinney Ave - UptownDel Frisco's Grille - McKinney Ave - Uptown
1524 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Great service and excellent food. Hats off to management for the little things that make a big difference. More

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Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Uptown DallasPerry's Steakhouse & Grille - Uptown Dallas
4162 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

My family and I dined at Perry’s for my birthday dinner. Everything was wonderful! The seafood stuffed mushrooms were delicious! My son said the prime ribeye steak he devoured was the best steak he ever had. My dad loved the king alaskan crab and the red snapper. I had the pork chop and it was fabulous as usual. I’ll go back again and again! It’s pricey but worth every penny! More

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AbacusAbacus
2656 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

Food was amazing, Cliff's service was even better! More

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Morton's The Steakhouse - DallasMorton's The Steakhouse - Dallas
1829 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

Great place for a date, business dinner, and even for the family. The service was well timed and friendly. Staff are there to make sure you have a great experiance. We tried the rack of lamb and the dry aged NY cut steak. Both were cooked to perfection. I cannot say enought about the truffle fries, those are a must have! Will definitely come again. More

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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - UptownFogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - Uptown
244 reviews
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Brazilian Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

Great place to dine and awesome service. More

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18th & Vine Barbeque18th & Vine Barbeque
481 reviews
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Barbecue | Uptown, Dallas

First time visiting 18 & Vine. Lived hee 2 years and haven't found "our" BBQ place until now. Our first impressions were: nice to have valet parking, nicer ambience than most barbecue restaurants and a great server. Now to the food. Between 3 of us, we tried brisket, pulled pork, sausage, ribs. brussels sprouts and baked beans. Everything was delicious. Brisket and pulled pork were meltingly tender, ribs were pretty much perfect with their bbq sauce and the sausage was a favorite with just a hint of heat. Sides were great - the brussels spouts had a slight char on them that was delicious. Service was prompt but not rushed and we left very satisfied with our meal. This is now "Our BBQ lace" More

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Dolce RivieraDolce Riviera
791 reviews
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Italian | Uptown, Dallas

I invited a dear friend here for his first experience at Dolce Riviera. I had never been for brunch so I did not know what to expect. We both enjoyed our cocktails and brunch entrees. The Cosmopolitan Bianco was delicious! The Bruschetta al Promodoro, Frittata Di Mare and Frittata Vegetariana were delightful. I'd recommend coming here for brunch. I've enjoyed dinner here a couple times and of course dinner is amazing! More

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State & Allen Kitchen + BarState & Allen Kitchen + Bar
272 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

I would go back. The food was good and it was a nice little place. Our server started out okay, but then tended to forget about us and by the end had an attitude of she really didn't care. She even seemed offended when I ordered dessert. Service is a huge thing to me, however I could tell this wasn't the norm from the interaction I received from other members of the staff there. More

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Sushi Zushi - DallasSushi Zushi - Dallas
291 reviews
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Japanese | Uptown, Dallas

Our server was amazing and the food was delicious. More

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Cru Food & Wine Bar - West VillageCru Food & Wine Bar - West Village
18 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Great date! You MUST. Let the “wine fairy ASIA “help you in your selection of wine ~ so talented and informed ~ and great personality! You’ll love this Gem... give it a try! More

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Saint Ann Restaurant and BarSaint Ann Restaurant and Bar
1568 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Awesome atmosphere and service. Our waitress was personal and friendly and the food was amazing. More

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Chelsea CornerChelsea Corner
156 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Great local place for good casual food, great service, nice people and perfect for a supper with friends. We have been a couple of times and each time are so pleased with the food and the service. We'll go back! More

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El Vecino - Travis WalkEl Vecino - Travis Walk
15 reviews
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Tex-Mex | Uptown, Dallas

The food fresh and delicious! This place should be packed. If i had any advice....tableside guacamole is a must for more upscsle spots! Tacos are remarkable...lots of food! More

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Public School - DallasPublic School - Dallas
35 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

First time there and it definitely a place for drinks rather than food. It was a menu that I expected but it was a good fit for what was offered. I will be back again with a different vision next time. More

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Eureka! - DallasEureka! - Dallas
34 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Great place. Wonderful service, loved our waiter. The food was excellent. We tried the Brussel Sprouts, cauliflower bites, mushroom toast, and osso bucco riblets. Kinda price wine by the glass. But an amazing selection of craft beers! Will totally be back. More

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Henry's MajesticHenry's Majestic
659 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Bday Great food. More

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Dragonfly at Hotel ZaZaDragonfly at Hotel ZaZa
1178 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

Excellent food. Excellent service. Can't wait to go back! More

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The ConservatoryThe Conservatory
12 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Excellent menu (traditional favorites plus bagels and lox, protein smoothie and create your own combo of cold pressed juices), food was very good, ambiance and wait staff excellent as well - enjoyed our breakfast and look forward to our next Dallas breakfast at the Conservatory. More

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City Council Restaurant and BarCity Council Restaurant and Bar
23 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Uptown, Dallas

This was such a cool and laid back restaurant! The patio is awesome and the food was amazing. More

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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Dallas UptownRuth's Chris Steak House - Dallas Uptown
448 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

This was our first visit to this location and we will definitely be back! The service was impeccable and the food divine! I had a filet and my husband had a NY strip. We also shared the shrimp cocktail and the steakhouse salad as well as mashed potatoes. (We really liked the creamy basil dressing, too!) More

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SavorSavor
1971 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

You will impress your date there. More

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Nickel and RyeNickel and Rye
79 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Uptown, Dallas

We loved the ambiance of Nickel and Rye, since we were looking for a relaxing evening. We ordered three appetizers to share and the amount of food was more than enough. We took almost half of our meal back to our hotel and loved the food. The service was great and very enjoyable. More

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CircoCirco
32 reviews
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Italian | Uptown, Dallas

We had a wonderful dining experience at Circo. We received a tour of the restaurant and pool area on the second level. Courtesy coat check is always a plus. Our out of town guests had a great time. The food was excellent. More

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Howard Wang's Uptown China BrasserieHoward Wang's Uptown China Brasserie
243 reviews
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Chinese | Uptown, Dallas

Good food, slow service for the fact that there were only three parties dining other than us. Friendly and accommodating otherwise. More

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Momo's Pasta DallasMomo's Pasta Dallas
431 reviews
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Italian | Uptown, Dallas

Perfect Valentine's Day venue -- and right next door to Theatre 3! More

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Cook Hall - DallasCook Hall - Dallas
231 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Food was good, maybe a little on the expensive side. Service was a bit slow but the waitress was very nice & friendly. Good place to eat prior to Mavs game, was not crowded & very close. More

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Jorge's Tex Mex CafeJorge's Tex Mex Cafe
664 reviews
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Mexican | Uptown, Dallas

Good food. Wonderful wait-staff. Overall very pleasant dining experience!! More

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Perle on MaplePerle on Maple
38 reviews
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French American | Uptown, Dallas

The staff are an exceptional group of professionals who will exceed your expectations in service. The quality of the dining experience is worthy of 5-Star dining. More

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Bottled Blonde - DallasBottled Blonde - Dallas
14 reviews
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Contemporary Italian | Uptown, Dallas

Communication was not clear, I reserved through open table and directly through Bottled Blonde for VIP. when I first arrived they sat us at a booth but it wasn't until 30-40 minutes in that they realized I had reserved for bottle service, 5 bottles of Ciroc. They moved us but that was kind of frustrating. The waitress mentioned the spend limit would be $1400 because they were having a show but I didn't see anyone. There was also a really long hair in the wings. The manager came by to apologize and took both orders of wings off our tab. All in all in was a good experience and we will definitely go back. The vibe and music we'r on point, like that there is a good mix of people. More

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The Old WarsawThe Old Warsaw
1208 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

We saw an add in the Guide advertising a couples meal. We thought we would take advantage of it. When we arrived the valet was slow to arrive. There was no one to seat us but we were greeted and seated soon. At this point the service was great and the food was wonderful. More

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Ka ThaiKa Thai
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Thai | Uptown, Dallas

Sawadee ka! That is our way of saying a warm hello in Thai. It also inspired our name Ka Thai. When you dine at Ka Thai, you will experience traditional Thai food brought from our family’s restaurant Thailand. With recipes that have been in our family for decades, you will enjoy well-known Thai dishes as well as Thai dishes that are unique to our family.

As with our restaurant in Thailand, we seek to only provide our customers with the finest quality food. We endeavor to use healthier, better quality ingredients. Through the combination of these ingredients and our family’s time-tested cuisine, you will experience Thai food packed with Thai flavor like no other restaurant in Dallas.

Our love for Thai food and our desire to bring new Thai dishes to Dallas have brought us to this place at this time. We are so happy to be here as part of this neighborhood and community. We hope you will join us for an extraordinary Thai meal and some good company. Sawadee ka!More

Dream CafeDream Cafe
79 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

Introduced someone to Dream Cafe for their first visit and they loved it. A Dallas original. Service was spotty and we had to ask for things more than once, but food was great. More

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Kennedy RoomKennedy Room
6 reviews
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Drinks were great and had an intimate night with one on one service. More

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Happiest HourHappiest Hour
1 review
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American | Uptown, Dallas

Happiest Hour: Dallas’ Largest Patio Bar and Lounge. If there is ever a time to get happy, it’s now. HARWOOD’s newest restaurant concept lives by the mantra of catering to happiness.

Imagine your palate enjoying the sweet notes of a freshly pressed cocktail, finishing with crisp and delectable nourishments required to sustain the perfectly curated day at our over 12,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor bliss.

Located at the corner of Olive Street and Harry Hines Boulevard, Happiest Hour is the destination for all things spirit-lifting and the go-to destination before and after a game or show at the American Airlines Center.

Reservations are available Monday - Friday for Lunch service only. Due to the volume of our establishment we are on a first come first serve basis for all dining needs other than Lunch.

For more information on our family of restaurants please visit our website at http://www.harwooddistrict.com/restaurants/.
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Uptown Dallas Diners' Choice Winners

Uptown Dallas's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Uchi DallasUchi Dallas
1636 reviews
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Sushi | Uptown, Dallas

Great experience love the server and staff! the food was excellent!! More

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Avanti RestaurantAvanti Restaurant
945 reviews
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Italian | Uptown, Dallas

Absolutely one of best restaurants in Dallas Only issue, hard to get to on a weekend from north Dallas The acoustical guitarist was excellent Will be back! More

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Salum RestaurantSalum Restaurant
1967 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

This restaurant is consistently and reliably refined, civilized, and first-rate in all respects. The food is excellent, and the ambience and service are second to none. Highly recommended. More

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Fearing'sFearing's
4355 reviews
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Contemporary American | Uptown, Dallas

Our waiters and sommelier added as much to the evening as the incredible food! More

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Ocean Prime - DallasOcean Prime - Dallas
3168 reviews
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Seafood | Uptown, Dallas

Celebrated a birthday. Service could have been better and food took a while to prepare. But overall great atmosphere and food was worth the wait. More

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Komali RestaurantKomali Restaurant
1089 reviews
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Mexican | Uptown, Dallas

We went for brunch. Excellent food in a good location More

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UchibaUchiba
472 reviews
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Sushi | Uptown, Dallas

We go frequently to Uchiba, always have great experience, food is amazing. More

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The Capital Grille - Dallas - UptownThe Capital Grille - Dallas - Uptown
2191 reviews
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Steakhouse | Uptown, Dallas

Wow the chicken sandwich with spicy honey on the lunch menu blew me away! 10/10 recommend More

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Truluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - Dallas UptownTruluck's Seafood, Steak and Crab House - Dallas Uptown
3023 reviews
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Seafood | Uptown, Dallas

Food was amazing as always and the baked Alaska for our anniversary (my dads) was the best I’ve ever had! More

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AliceAlice
190 reviews
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Pan-Asian | Uptown, Dallas

Alice is terrific! I am always wary of a place that has lot of hype, but I cannot say enough good thing about this experience. I had made a private request for a quieter table in my booking, and they tried very hard to meet it, but I can appreciate that Saturday night is prime time, so I was most appreciative that they offered us some options when we got there. The food was great! The small plates and sushi options are ideal for tasting a lot and grazing on many different things. The ahi tuna and lettuce wraps were my favorite, though everything we tasted was good! More

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Discover Uptown Dallas

Uptown Dallas is an underrated destination for food lovers to visit. While there are always plenty of barbecue and Mexican places to visit in Dallas, its uptown area has a surprising focus on Mediterranean food. Here, you can get great shawarma and gyros that will get your mouth salivating. Another unique focus of Uptown Dallas is its love of Peruvian dishes. At these restaurants, you can get some flavored lamb served in an individual grill. There are also many iconic lobster dishes you can find in this fun and pleasant neighborhood. If you're looking for something more Texan, you can always stop at any of the signature barbecue rib joints in the area.