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Bars and nightlife in Dallas

Top bars

New American Restaurant
“Indoor, outdoor & rooftop seating. A great people watching scene since it’s always packed & on the lower Greenville strip! Delicious vegan options - order the queso! ”
  • 116 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“The Ice House is an Austin style beer garden and restaurant, located in the heart of uptown Dallas on the Katy Trail. A fifty foot long bar boasts fifty beers on tap, ranging from Texas Domestics to Regional and International Imports on the draw. We have been awarded the best patio in Dallas with our open seating communal beer garden.”
  • 107 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“The best Peanut butter pie I have ever had! Food is good here and the music is a must go to. ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Beer Garden
“Super eccentric bar with an ice cream truck onsite, multiple food trucks and all the furniture is used parts from old cars. Mostly outdoors so I recommend visiting on a warmer day! ”
  • 106 locals recommend
Bar
“Great roof too bad with plenty of indoor space and patio as well. Great for watching football, or to grab a drink before any American Airlines Center event. This also makes for a great night out!”
  • 59 locals recommend
Café
“You must go here for breakfast. Its just around the corner and you can walk to it. Best breakfast here in Dallas. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“The atmosphere is warm and inviting! If you like meat lovers, try the pig smiley. You won’t be disappointed! ”
  • 46 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
“Counter-serve joint dishing up Central Texas-style smoked meats on butcher paper, plus local beers. ”
  • 38 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Bar
“Great roof too bad with plenty of indoor space and patio as well. Great for watching football, or to grab a drink before any American Airlines Center event. This also makes for a great night out!”
  • 59 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Great concerts and night life. Check their website for events and performances. They also have good food here ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Indie live music venue. Check their website to see who is playing. Tickets are affordable. Rooftop patio next door with free movies during the Summer. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Gay Bar
“Dancing and social activities. Cold beers, hot men. On the Cedar Springs strip. 0.9 miles away.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Live jazz/blues in a small venue. A hidden gem that packs a punch in the fun department. People of all ages just having a good time together.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Gay Bar
“Dance, Karaoke, and dance some more in the fun and lively LGBTQ neighborhood”
  • 23 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“Excellent Thai, always consistent. Excellent happy hour and Sunday Bruch as well.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Country Dance Club
“This place has great country dancing with a bar in the middle of the dance floor! On most nights they offer dance lessons for free!”
  • 14 locals recommend

Music venues

Basketball Stadium
“Home of the Dallas Mavericks (basketball) and Dallas Stars (hockey), as well as host to a variety of large concerts, including Ariana Grande and the Jonas Brothers in December 2019.”
  • 136 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“The best Peanut butter pie I have ever had! Food is good here and the music is a must go to. ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Home of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra this venue offers great acoustics and is surrounded by great restaurants.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Great concerts and night life. Check their website for events and performances. They also have good food here ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Indie live music venue. Check their website to see who is playing. Tickets are affordable. Rooftop patio next door with free movies during the Summer. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Music Venue
“One of my favorite old-timey music venues. The Kessler specializes in Americana/folk music acts.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Rock Club
“The Bomb Factory has some pretty cool big-name artists come through. If you have a free night while you're in Dallas, it's worth taking a look online to see if they have anyone fun performing.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Music Venue
“This is a large amphitheater-style music venue located within an area in Las Colinas. It's surrounded by nice restaurants and bars. Parking is easy. A lot of good music artist play here. Check it out.”
  • 9 locals recommend
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