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Deep Ellum (Deep Elm)

Neighborhood: East Dallas
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Address: Main Street, Dallas, TX 75226
Phone Number: 214-748-4332
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
Activities: Shopping, Nightlife
Description: This former warehouse district is now a funky nightlife and shopping area.

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Great Time

We went to Deep Ellum to attend a cheese making class at the Mozzarella Co. We had a great time. In driving down we did notice the line at the Pecan Lodge and took note that we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
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77 reviews 77 reviews
27 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We went to Deep Ellum to attend a cheese making class at the Mozzarella Co. We had a great time. In driving down we did notice the line at the Pecan Lodge and took note that we will have to get in that line sometime soon. We paid for parking... $2. Fair price. Felt safe and enjoyed ourselves.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I came to Ellum looking for barbeque at the Pecan Lodge, which had already run out of barbeque by 1:30 on a Sunday. (Mission not accomplished.) We ended up staying to look around a little and were glad that we did. We went to a cool thrift shop next to the Burlesque School, which was unfortunately closed on Sundays. There... More 

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sydney
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This was my first visit to Dallas.Went to the Slaughter House.It was a heap of fun.I was so scared after a while I could not even scream anymore! Deep Ellum was rocking with clubs & had a great atmosphere.

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Medford, Massachusetts
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Wife and I visited on a Sunday night. We were pretty wiped and the streets were quiet. Have been there before when the place was jumpin. Some great bars and local music available. Hope to get back some time!

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Dallas, Texas
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100 reviews 100 reviews
68 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

love the vibes of the people there, like a cool place to hang out at. walk around to see the street art.

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Denton, Texas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I lived in Deep Ellum for three years. Deep Ellum used to be a fun place to go on the weekends. It is now old, nasty, run-down and rat infested. There are panhandlers on every corner. I will give thumbs up to Deep Sushi, Twisted Root and St. Pete's Dancing Marlin. No free parking.

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
18 attraction reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to take a blanket and watch concerts after work! It's relaxing and full of urban hipsters. Take what you need to kick back and relax. The music and vibe is great!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed the laid back vibe of the Deep Ellum Brewery! Great music on a Thursday night with a food truck to boot!

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Dallas, Texas
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184 attraction reviews
330 helpful votes 330 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

A lot of great restaurants and bars opening up again. The city is finally embracing the area. Some great local artists street art around the area. Great area to visit when in Dallas.

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Madison, Alabama
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53 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I must admit I enjoy Deep Ellum, and always see some interesting things and people. I'm a professional photographer so I enjoy doing photo shoots there because of all the artistic wall paintings. I don't think you'll find a more interesting place in Dallas.

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