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Address: Bishop Avenue, Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX

Trendy neighborhood featuring galleries, shops, antique stores and...

Trendy neighborhood featuring galleries, shops, antique stores and restaurants.

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Nice older area in west Dallas with restaurants and places to see.Safe and quite to walk around Friendly people

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Michael O
Fort Worth, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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97 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Nice older area in west Dallas with restaurants and places to see.Safe and quite to walk around Friendly people

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Antwerp, Belgium
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you come to Dallas, please decide to at least spend a day or a couple of hours walking around in Bishop Arts District, on the south of Dallas, just across the Trinity River. Especially when the weather is good, you can enjoy your late afternoon till the early evening, or even night, walking outside, from store to store, to... More 

Thank sarieke
Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The bishop arts district is a great place to get a good meal, enjoy happy hour with friends or grab a cup of coffee and an awesome piece of pie. You can do it all in one area. Arrive early for bast parking.

Thank Astros80
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have always been amazed how areas can become trendy. The I never under stand how places can become "the end place to be" District is one of those areas in my opinion. Over priced boutiques and an assortment of restaurants from pricey to moderate. Located in a area not equipped to handle the traffic and the parking is a... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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170 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A cluster of shops and eateries at Bishop and Davis. Extending 3 blocks south and a block either side of Bishop is the extent of it (don't let maps convince you it's larger). 4 blocks from the end of the Dallas Street car line, the trip is all part of the fun.

Thank PhillipJalowiec
Memphis, Tennessee
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We could have spent half a day here just eating! The shopping is unique too. Going back tomorrow! Shop owners are super helpful about the area.

1 Thank chefbz
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616 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Notwithstanding lots of street construction and extremely limited parking, we managed a lucky car space on an early Saturday evening. (I have no idea where you park when you show up at 6:30 pm or later on a Saturday night). The district is quaint, reminding me of the 60's but with upscale shopping in various well appointed non-commercialized boutiques. You... More 

Thank mshbnyehud
Bountiful, Utah
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We spent an entire afternoon here at the behest of my daughter, who had seen a bunch of this on Pinterest and wanted to go. It was actually pretty fun to do, and we enjoyed talking with several locals in the shops and on the street. Wasn't too crowded so it worked out well. There's some fun shops in here... More 

1 Thank Gabriel002
Tooele, Utah
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140 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Attended the Mimosa walk by accident and fell in love with the area and the people. Beautiful around Christmas time and plan on returning in the future.

Thank 2millionmilers
Dallas, Texas
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21 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Only a few blocks, but very charming. Great restaurants (Lucia), Lockhart BBQ, plenty of places to drink, minglr and socialize, a special bookstore (Wild Detectives), theaters (Kessler, Texas) and a neat neighborhood atmostphere. And don't forget to stop by for a slice of pie at Emporium!

Thank Epicurious992015

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