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Rex's Seafood Market

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5200 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, TX
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Phone: 214-351-6363 Rex Bellomy Owner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Seafood

I have dined here on several occasions. Very predictable, excellent seafood. Love all the seafood specials listed on the blackboard including many kinds of oysters, side dishes and desserts. My friend and I shared a lobster melt and sauteed spinach and finished it off with bread pudding! Yum!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

I have dined here on several occasions. Very predictable, excellent seafood. Love all the seafood specials listed on the blackboard including many kinds of oysters, side dishes and desserts. My friend and I shared a lobster melt and sauteed spinach and finished it off with bread pudding! Yum!

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went to Rex's last night April 11 and had the consistently fabulous seafood there. The service, though, was awful last night. Rushed, unfriendly, impatient. Really?? Get servers who know how to move fast AND be gracious. Or get more servers. It REALLY takes away from the entire experience.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This place has the potential to be good it is just a little to pricey to experience to the fullest. Good service tho the people were super friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Ordered several pounds of lobster and shrimp for a seven fish feast for the Christmas Holiday. Definitely did not disappoint and the pre-order was ready with no hitches. Definitely recommend for your seafood to cook at home. I have also eaten here and it is also great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I thought this was a friendly, neighborhood-like restaurant and smaller than I expected. I had a great steak and the atmosphere is dark (at night) and comfy.

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Richardson, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We visited Rex's Seafood Market after having it on our list for a long time. It is a combination Seafood Counter and Restaurant. You can make a reservation, and if it is in prime dining times, make sure to do this. We were seated promptly, and while waiting had an appetizer of mussels, garlic and lemon. Nice size serving and... More 

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Kansas City, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very busy market/ dining area with fresh seafood offerings that test the limits of your wallet. EVERYTHING is expensive. Wine mark-up is heavy handed as well. Service is fair and friendly. I enjoyed the Diver Scallops - all 4 of them - for $29.00.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Overall a very good meal. The flounder was excellent!! Wasn't even that hungry and still thought it was delicious. Ceviche could have just a touch more lime juice...the seafood steamer was also very good!

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Amarillo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We love Rex's and try to eat there anytime we are in Dallas. This visit I ordered the halibut and creamed spinach. All the food was perfectly cooked and the portions at night are quite large. I should have split my fish with someone. The food is always good and the table service is wonderful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Good food with attentive wait staff. Not maybe a review of the place itself, but the diners in the place were great as well. Friendly and nice. The pistachio coated flounder was great. Terrific side of cheese grits. The halibut cheeks have to be had to be believed. Head there(if you can get a table) on friday for excellent lobster.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5200 W. Lovers Lane, Dallas, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

Phone: 214-351-6363 Rex Bellomy Owner
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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