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“emporium pies”(33 reviews)
“unique shops”(26 reviews)
Trendy neighborhood featuring galleries, shops, antique stores and restaurants.
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Bishop Avenue, Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX 75208
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have a good time every time we go. Fun eclectic shopping, interesting restaurants, fun bars. Easy to get to, but parking can be difficult. Take the DART if you are able. We’ve only visited during the day, but can imagine the night life could...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JosephH2906
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bishop Arts is a wonderful community in Oak Cliff (the media has it wrong, this is a great community), its is great to discover Jefferson blvd with all of it shops - JD's Bar B Q; the Cultural Center and Mercado Art Gallery, etc.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 2111tom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little mixed residential neighborhood with a few main streets lined with unique businesses, cafes, restaurants and shops. It was the perfect way to spend a couple hours, while we were in town for a sporting event. Plus, I was able to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank GlobalStaci
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended a Rehearsal Dinner at one of the venues, and then went back another day to shop and eat Quirky little shops and restaurants. A fun way to spend an afternoon

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lalapay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're in the Dallas, TX area, you need to take the time to spend several hours in the Art's District, an urban renewal project that has reclaimed dilapidated industrial property into a very cool, outdoor arts space with great shops, restaurants, bars, live music,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bishop Arts District is a great little area with numerous boutiques, mid-range priced restaurants, and several dessert shops. Parking can be atrocious, so do yourself a favor and valet where available. Eno’s has great pizza! Oddfellows has yummy breakfast! Hunky’s is a 50’s style...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank FourExploring
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Bishop Arts District is a fun area to walk around. The big draw is all the restaurants they have to offer here (great options!!). Most of the stores are standard Bohemian style, if you're into that. There is one store that just opened over the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JBert5050
Reviewed April 27, 2019

This is a wonderful place if you just want to walk around and enjoy the atmosphere. There are plenty of cutesy shops: clothing, antiques, knick knacks, dessert shops, etc... The area is well maintained and clean. Parking can be a bit difficult, but it is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank kateiel
Reviewed April 9, 2019

Part of the town is under construction as it expands but there are great small shops and eatery's. Be warned there isn't much parking.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed March 29, 2019

Be merry! Many good restaurants, interesting shops, and coffee: what more do you want? For BBQ fanatics, Lockharts is there, waiting to amaze you.

Date of experience: March 2019
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September 7, 2018|
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Response from jmutt59 | Reviewed this property |
Depends what you want. If you want burgers I highly recommend Hunky's. Ask for there onion rings they are great. Also have the buffalo burger really a great burger.
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Holly B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure you're kind of getting the idea, but the whole point of the district is that they're small, independent operators and there's quite a bit of variation. Information was easy to come by, and I'm not especially tech... More
December 19, 2014|
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Response from Donald W | Reviewed this property |
Previous answers are excellent, Downtown is closest, but not walking, if they would finish trolley would add charm and option. Belmont Hotel in Oak Cliff, is an option but I think is really Pricy. Enjoy