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Dodies Cajun Diner

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2129 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-7125
+1 214-821-8890
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“crawfish” (12 reviews)
“po boy” (5 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2129 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-7125
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

Came for afternoon for drinks with friend... Cute waitresses, good menu and always drink specials.. Most important the place is on Lower Greenville... will be baaak...

Thank MJM676
Reviewed April 22, 2016

The food was so good that I don't know where to begin. It was happy hour so I started with a Hurricane. It was very good. I didn't get the ingredients but I could taste the alcohol. My friend and I had the coconut shrimp...More

Thank lindilou
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

We had jambalaya fried oysters fried shrimp and catfish, the service was great dood was delicious. The restroom was clean, nice place for a lunch, place wasn't too pack so seating was comfortable

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Enjoyed the cool cajun atmosphere. I would suggest Zydeco music instead of oldies but was still nice. Food is very spicy but awesome!

Thank John L
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Have heard for years about this place and happenstance was that i should finally try a meal there. The gumbo's roux was strangely medium coloured viscous gravy and the taste salty. The cream of crab was a thick chowder instead. The jambalaya was mushy and...More

Thank raven46
Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

I do not eat fresh tomatoes,but the fried green tomatoes are out of this world! This is my second time here and they were as delicious as I remember the first time I was here. They are not greasy and the sauce is slightly spicy....More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

I went with some friends for dinner and drinks. The service was average but it was busy and the food was the same. Drinks are fair prices for Dallas. The atmosphere is nice and so are the people.

Thank kolby k
Reviewed August 16, 2015

The atmosphere was nice. The service was good but the food was just average while the price was high. It was reviewed to be a great tasting, moderately priced place but wasn't. I would not go back there. I hear there are two with the...More

Thank scottallenwoods
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Man was it hot. After an afternoon of golf it was nice to be inside at this place. Good cold drinks and cold air. Nice friendly atmosphere and everyone enjoyed the food. Good variety and nice portions. I had the crawfish étouffée and it was...More

Thank terryg517
Reviewed July 12, 2015

NOTE! There are two very different restaurants on Greenville Avenue, within a kilometer of each other, that have "Dodie's" in the name and describe themselves as Cajun restaurants. This is the original location and the only one I have visited. This is the place to...More

Thank Michael C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2129 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-7125
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-821-8890
  • E-mail