We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Butterfly - CLOSED

2777 E. Southlake Blvd, Southlake, TX 76092
(817) 251-8601
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: Eclectic, Fusion
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 1709 and 114
Description: Butterfly Restaurant is a fresh concept providing modern-creative and traditional styles of cooking, signature drinks and entertainment in a relaxed, upscale atmosphere. Our menu features a selection of tapas, an eclectic array of small plates and a fine, diverse selection of dinner entrees. Our menu changes with the seasons to provide the freshest and highest quality ingredients available. Beverages include an impressive wine cellar with price points attractive to all, a full bar and our signature Martinis, all named after a butterfly. We have live music several nights per week in our piano lounge and a patio to enjoy the beautiful weather. We have two private dining rooms to accommodate special events, business meetings or other occasions as well as a separate dining room that can be used to accommodate larger parties or events. We believe in the complete dining experience so as much attention is paid to the training of our staff as is paid to our excellent cuisine.

14 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    2
    4
    2
    1
    5
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
157 reviews 157 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Butterfly is closed and for many good reasons. It completely misjudged the market in NE Tarrant County for an expensive, snooty, upscale tapas bar. Service was, well it was just awful! And the food was overly expensive for what you got. Glad to see this experiment gone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Keller, Texas
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

This restaurant is closed. Apparently they ran into some problems mid-2012 and closed before summer ended. They had an interesting menu and we never had a service problem the three times we ate there early in 2012 but clearly something happened.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Went on a recccomendation, walked in to a putrid odor, waiter said was "normal". After wating 20 minutes for our drink order we left as we could not stand the "bathroom" smell.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Trophy Club, Texas
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

We went here on a day-before-Mother's day dinner on Saturday. Most of the restaurants in the area had lines out of the door with long waiting times, and then we found this restaurant in Yelp. We drove by, found no lines, and not a whole lot of cars in the parking lot (Sign #1). Bingo! An uncrowded restaurant pre-Mother's day?... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

I was a member of a wedding party that had the rehearsal dinner at this restaurant. I'm sure the food would have been lovely if it had been served to the entire party in a timely manner. They seemed totally and completely overwhelmed and unable to cope with the numbers and I think a lot of it came down to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Keller, Texas
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

We dined at Butterfly for the first time last night and had a terrific time. We had a drink at the bar to start with and Devon the bartender was engaging and suggested we try the cheese platter. It was easily the best small plate we have had anywhere in a long,long time. We decided to try some of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southlake, Texas
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

We had dinner there last night and loved the environment. The decor is beautifully done - they spared no expense! The menu is not Spanish although it is touted as a Tapas restaurant (they do offer a paella dish). They had very small portions but very good quality food. I would say that they may consider some marketing efforts as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Georgetown, Texas
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012 via mobile

This restaurant is beautifully decorated and a great place to impress a date or a client. Save your dollars up! It is expensive! The tapas were excellent but we had to order several to design a meal. The service was friendly and fabulous. We went on a Tuesday evening and there was hardly anyone there. I wonder how long they... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

One of the worst dining experiences I've had in a long time. EXTREMELY overpriced is an understatement. This place doesn't even deserve 1 star. This place touts itself as a tapas restaurant. The tapas we received was a joke. $12-$15 for 3 bites at best. Not to mention that it took well over 30 minutes for our tapas to even... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dallas-Fort Worth
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Interesting menu, broad wine list, lots of options. Friendly server, the owner even came by to introduce herself and say welcome. The disappointments came in the pacing of the service - particularly in the length of time it took to get our main courses, then to get our checks and then to finally get our bill, split amongst our group... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Butterfly also viewed

 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Butterfly, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing