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2936 Elm St Ste A, Dallas, TX 75226-3359
+1 214-752-7500
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (5 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
2936 Elm St Ste A, Dallas, TX 75226-3359
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Reviewed January 28, 2017

I have the good fortune to eat in great restaurants everywhere -- New York, San Francisco, Chicago, etc. And Local has always stood out as one of the few places I could rely on in Dallas to deliver a sophisticated evening without the silly little...More

1  Thank Jeff H
Reviewed November 27, 2016

My second visit to Local, now among my favorite restaurants in the USA. We were greeted by the Chef, a treat, and enjoyed the quiet and serene ambiance of this well designed restaurant. The ambiance is exceeded only by the food and professional staff. Local...More

Thank James K
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Outstanding food and a marvelous value for a 7 course tasting menu at $70 and accompanying wines for only $30. All three in my group were thoroughly impressed with the food, ambiance and service. Hihgly recommended if you are in Dallas.

Thank stemcell
Reviewed August 24, 2016

We visited Local during restaurant week on the recommendation of a friend. We had a reservation for 6 adults but were not seated for 30 mins after our reservation even though we had all arrived on time. Our server was not helpful with menu items...More

Thank always_cate
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We had the tasting menu. Dishes were good ranging from salmon to beef prime rib. All were well prepared and presented. Salmon is easily an abused menu item, but they did it well with a pea and Fava bean puree. I was very satisfied. The...More

Thank jonathan m
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I can not begin to say enough good things about this place! My wife and visited Local with another couple after hearing great reviews from friends. The place is small and easy to miss, but once inside you feel like you are in another world....More

Thank GibbonsFamily16
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable dinner. Good lighting so I could see the menu! We started with a shared frissee salad. This was preceded with a tomato soup amuse bouche. Between the 4 of us we had 2 sea bass entrees (texture was wonderfully light and buttery), the...More

Thank Jerri G
Reviewed January 16, 2016

There were four in our party, so we had a variety of food. We started with the fried green beans and lobster cake to share. These are my favorite menu items. The salad was very tasty and presented well. The chef shared a spoon of...More

Thank DallasDallasGirl
Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

A group of 8 of us went to the Local, to celebrate a friends birthday. The service isn't nearly good enough, but the food more than made up for it. The toasted nuts, the flavorful crisp green beans, the incredibly tender and juicy tenderloin -...More

Thank Rumzzz
Reviewed August 15, 2015

We were taken by our son who lives in Dallas and he had explained that this was not a place you would notice from casually walking down the street. You enter an anonymous looking door into the restaurant. There is a nice bar area and...More

Thank Stephen C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$41 - $80
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2936 Elm St Ste A, Dallas, TX 75226-3359
    (Hall Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > East Dallas
  • Neighborhood: East Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-752-7500
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