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The Grape

#260 of 3,158 Restaurants in Dallas
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2808 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206 (Goodwin and Vickery)
Mockingbird Station
(214) 828-1981
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Today
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Families with children
Romance
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good burger but not the best

Made Sunday noon reservations, arrived timely n waited 5-10 minutes in very crowded bar. Seated next to a table of 6 from hell. Even the friendly and prompt server apologized for the loud shrill neighboring table. I am not a prude old lady, in fact, generally I consider myself loud but these... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
BeachbumAggie
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Arlington, TX
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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124 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Dallas, Texas
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Scrumptious - the best word to describe The Grape! We have dined at The Grape repeatedly and have never had nothing but wonderful, personable service and absolutely delicious food! Dinners are always amazing along with a very good wine selection, brunch is delightful and their wine tasting dinners are so fun and delicious! Dallasites and visitors - don't miss out... More 

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Arlington, TX
Top Contributor
356 reviews 356 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

Made Sunday noon reservations, arrived timely n waited 5-10 minutes in very crowded bar. Seated next to a table of 6 from hell. Even the friendly and prompt server apologized for the loud shrill neighboring table. I am not a prude old lady, in fact, generally I consider myself loud but these folks were so rude and obnoxious-the bday girl... More 

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Houston, Texas
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We had to go to The Grape after reading the USA Today article saying it had the Best Burger in Texas! Wow, it really was a very good burger with lots of flavor from the meat and cheese to the very fresh veggies. They only make them on Sunday and Monday though.

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Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I just dined here last night and again had one of the best hamburgers I have ever eaten. I have several excellent dinners here over the past 10 years.

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Dallas
Top Contributor
159 reviews 159 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We went in for coffee and dessert. Crème brulee was fine but served deep; shallow is much better. I ordered three scoops of homemade ice cream which were inedible. We were there for 45 minutes, and the ice cream never melted. Terrible chewy texture. I don't know how or why anyone would serve something like that.

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Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Disappointing. Reserved through OpenTable for 7pm birthday meal for a two. Although a Thursday evening and the restaurant was not full the service was slow and very lacking. The meal was extremely poor quality. I ordered the Branzino (sea bass) after the waiters recommendation. It was described as a fluffy thick white fish, accompanied with duck fat roast potatoes and... More 

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DFW
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I as well as another couple decided to try The Grape on a whim as we were driving down Greenville Ave. Admittedly, we did not have the "recommended" reservation and we were seated on the patio. Not a problem, as the patio is enclosed and the heaters were turned on. As mentioned in another review, the table... More 

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Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I have been going to The Grape since the 1980s. For so long, this was simply one of the most reliable restaurants for a sophisticated dining experience in Dallas. It is not bad but it has lost a lot of the nuance it used to have, I hate to say. Let me start with the positives -- the food. My... More 

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Texas
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

There is a good reason why The Grape consistently gets great reviews and that is because they deserve it. The food is always wonderful and true to its French roots. Whether you order Roasted Duck, Steak au Poive, Coq Au Vin or a fish dish you can expect it to be perfectly cooked and presented. The cheese platter is a... More 

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texas
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122 reviews 122 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Who would have thought that the best burger in Dallas, by popular vote, would only be served on Sunday and Monday? That fact is on The Grape's website but who looks at a website when they want a burger on a Tuesday? We got over our disappointment and had a fine bistro meal but that wasn't what we were hungry... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2808 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206
    (Goodwin and Vickery)
  • Public Transportation: Mockingbird Station
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: (214) 828-1981

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 80
  • Cuisine: French, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?