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5147 North Travis Street, Knollwood, Texas 75092, Sherman, TX 75092
(903) 893-5747
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  • 13
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    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice Place, Limited Menu

I enjoyed the unconventional layout and atmosphere in this place. It is conservative and yet strangely fancy. I might bring family and guests to such a place but with a few concerns. Any vegetarian guest would be limited to ordering side dishes or drinks. I don't mind a meat and potatoes meal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2014
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Sherman, Texas
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Sherman, Texas
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69 reviews 69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I enjoyed the unconventional layout and atmosphere in this place. It is conservative and yet strangely fancy. I might bring family and guests to such a place but with a few concerns. Any vegetarian guest would be limited to ordering side dishes or drinks. I don't mind a meat and potatoes meal myself, but I think I'm too picky to... More 

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Sherman, TX
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I have mixed feelings about The Library. Was a little worried when we first walked in and the bar was directly in the front. Had to walk through the smoke to get to the tables. However, I was pleasantly surprised by the rest of the place. The service was very nice, and the ambiance was charming. The menu is fairly... More 

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Mac
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

What a meal! This was out first visit to The Library Grill-IT WONT BE OUR LAST! From the great service, to the best steak we have ever had (and the biggest grilled shrimp ever), must have green beans and delicious desserts...we have nothing but praise for this restaurant!

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Wichita, Kansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We have visited this resturant on every trip to Texoma. The sevice and food at this establishment have been extraordinary on every visit. Hand cut steaks! Home grown sides. Good drinks and very friendly and attentive service. This is a don't miss meal any time you find yourself in this area!

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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

You can always count on the steaks to be very good and the flavor is as good as Dallas. Also, their desserts are wonderful.

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texas
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123 reviews 123 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is one of those places you want to be better than it is. Its fun to visit this converted house, and the menu is pretty good. The only thing is most of the meats are just really salty. I think their go to seasoning is loaded with sodium! They have not had a menu change in years so I... More 

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Sherman, Texas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

saves us from driving to Dallas on accession to have a nice meal out that is not a chain locally owned ask to be seated in the back not the room off the bar to your right

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Phoenix, Arizona
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Recommended to go here for a business dinner and upon entering the restaurant, was highly impressed by the ambience. The appetizer of grilled shrimp, crab cakes and scallops was great. Followed up by a good salad and the swordfish and shrimp was really good. Would highly recommend anyone visiting Sherman to try this place!

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Henryetta, Oklahoma
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63 reviews 63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

My husband took me here for my birthday. It was the first time for us to dine here. He chose this place based on the reviews. My steak dinner was excellent. The atmosphere was very nice and it was quiet. We went on a Wednesday evening. It appears to be an older home converted to a restaurant, but well done.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I think it's a bar not a Grill people arm wrestling at tables and yelling if I wanted that I'd a gone to Buffalo Wild Wings go drink with your high school buddies it's the same experience

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5147 North Travis Street, Knollwood, Texas 75092, Sherman, TX 75092
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Sherman
  • Phone Number: (903) 893-5747

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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