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Urban living and cuisine above average

As with any urban redevelopment, Oak Lawn is filled with wonderful restaurants, some entertainment... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2015
Lou C
Fort Worth, Texas, United States

I go to find just about everything. Really friendly atmosphere to shop, to eat etc. Just nice... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2012
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16 Jul 2015
“Urban living and cuisine above average”
1 Jul 2015
“Gay area of Dallas”
Diverse urban community, where many gay and lesbian bars, shops and restaurants are located.
Dallas, TX
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Reviewed July 16, 2015

As with any urban redevelopment, Oak Lawn is filled with wonderful restaurants, some entertainment facilities and a flavor of urban life that resonates to the young emerging career crowd. Know what you are seeking and have a good GPS

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank Lou C
Reviewed July 1, 2015

The center of Gay life in Dallas. Filled with restaurants, bars and shopping. Always filled with people of every sexual gender. Very pleasant and safe area. Home of the Dallas Pride Parade every year.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank clois-gary
Reviewed September 7, 2012

Oak lawn has many great places to eat but make sure to make a reservation because every place is pretty packed.

Date of experience: June 2012
3  Thank Rose T
Reviewed September 1, 2012

There is a wide range of housing in this area from the newest to the oldest and slummiest. The atmosphere ranges from upscale restaurants, ethnic restaurants such as Thai, Vietnamese and Mexican to gay bars with their patrons getting personal on the public streets and...More

4  Thank Judith S
Reviewed August 29, 2012

Buli is great for coffee and sandwiches, and desserts.. Rose Room fun for a good drag show, non smoking! Drag Queens are gorgeous! Fun place for all the adults.

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank MrRooney
Reviewed August 5, 2012

I go to find just about everything. Really friendly atmosphere to shop, to eat etc. Just nice area to hang out in. Anytime of the day or night is awesome there.

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank rherb
Reviewed December 29, 2011

Some old restaurants in the area. Dallas has cleaned up this area from several decades ago

3  Thank texaswillie
Reviewed January 6, 2010

Seems the retail and nightclub owners are starting to re-invest in thier businesses. Many retail stores are getting a facelift. Several new retail stores are moving in. There has been an addition of a couple new restaurants/eateries. A cool new art gallery has also moved...More

1  Thank AndreInBoston
Reviewed June 4, 2007

Have been to Oak Lawn a few times! Have had a blast everytime I've been. Love the shops, the food at Cafe Brazil and Black Eyed Pea is great! The clubs are fantastic and lots of fun! I especially love going to the Roundup Saloon...More

6  Thank Ranchlady104
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