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#56 of 2,923 Restaurants in Dallas
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19009 Preston Rd, Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75252-2496 (Frankfort)
+1 972-248-1911
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came from NC, we were very happy with the food. My husband ordered the smoked salmon which he enjoyed very much. I had onion soup, he had ministrom soup. I had the mushroom corrisont it is very flavorful. We shared the crembule. It is big enough for two to share. We like the place, except our waitress does not... More 

Thank Diann L
Austin, Texas
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I walked into Lavendou for drinks and apps on a whim. I am not typically a fan of restaurants in Dallas strip mall areas but I am sooo glad we did. OUTSTANDING service. REAL NATIVE FRENCH speaking staff. We had the escargot and a mushroom pastry dish and both were awesome. Chocalate soufflé - AMAZING Great and... More 

Thank brian b
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you get inside this strip mall restaurant it is delightful. The ambiance is very European and the back room especially is very cosy and perfect for an intimate dinner or even a group. We were a little put off by the approach to the restaurant in a rather eclectic bunch of storefronts, but the food and the service makes... More 

Thank CreateConnects
Dallas, Texas
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129 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely early dinner before theater. Started with the quail salad, which could be a light meal all by itself. Generous pieces of quail with a savory glaze I shared with my husband. He started with the carpaccio, which was beautifully presented, as you can see in my photo. We had the special fish with the crab meat and the vegetarian... More 

Thank Jerri G
Fort Worth, Texas
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151 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with another family to celebrate a birthday for High Tea. It was everyone's first experience at Lavendou and we were all very pleased with our meal! Our service was excellent and we really enjoyed the desserts with the tea. I was not a huge fan of the little sandwiches, but I don't really eat bread and definitely not... More 

Thank Brandi K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my wife, daughter, and friends to afternoon high tea. We had a wonderful time! Food was delicious..especially the scones and the tea was delightful! Lovely bistro despite being located in a shopping center with a condom superstore. A bit overpriced, which is why I gave it only 4 stars. Otherwise, would definitely go again!

Thank William H
Dallas, Texas
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Lavendou, so I went online to see the menu and dress code; I was excited! However, the reality was a total let-down. 1. We went on a Saturday -- and the crowd and noise made conversation quite difficult. 2. Even with a reservation, our table location, near the EXIT, was simply the pits --... More 

Thank Greg S
Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love going to Lavendou - Whether it's for a personal date or a business lunch or dinner, the experience is consistently great. The food is well prepared and the wine list reasonably priced. The staff is very friendly and makes us feel at home. Pierre and his team always make sure we have a good time. Can't wait to go... More 

Thank Ludosauvage
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been going there for years. The food is always excellent. The staff knows the clients. The place is great for a business meal, a lunch with friends or a fancy dinner. They also do catering.

Thank Dominique E
Dallas, Texas
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy Lavendou, the service, the food, the entire experience is great. Try the puff pastry stuffed with scallops and shrimp, is to die for...

Thank avvpine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19009 Preston Rd, Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75252-2496
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 972-248-1911
Lavendou, a retreat into the French countryside - a place where life is savored as much as the food. Lavendou is thoroughly French, from the inviting decor to the gracious service and authentic cuisine. But don't expect it to be pretentious. Owner Pascal Cayet is dedicated to providing service that is friendly and efficient. And you will find Chef Francois Soyez's menu to be deliciously approachable. Serving the lighter fare of Southern France, Lavendou offers many items to tempt your taste buds.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?