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Meddlesome Moth

1621 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75207-3401
+1 214-628-7900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (64 reviews)
“mussels” (56 reviews)
“bone marrow” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1621 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75207-3401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a "small plate" restaurant. Most dishes are designed to be shared, so it is really much better if you are familiar with the portion size and selections. We were not thrilled with most of our selections, but it may be better if you...More

Thank CarolinaDiver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant does not have a very large food menu. But they make up for that by being really large drink menu. It's a bit noisy and dimly lit. But again, they make up for that by being good at what they do. They were...More

Thank Marshall H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit, boyfriend had been here previously. We came for the mussels and apparently romance. Parked down the street and enjoyed a fairly quiet walk to the restaurant on a nice spring evening, lights in the trees while dodging road construction signs on the...More

Thank meredithm272
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Awesome duck wings as a starter. Great service. The inside of the restaurant is nicely decorated. I would recommend to a friend visiting Dallas.

Thank TheJimmyco
Reviewed April 12, 2018

First visit. Address is Oak Lawn, but entrance on side street. Had the risotto special which was good but came with nothing else. Went home to have lunch since we left the restaurant hungry.

Thank Jim D
Reviewed April 9, 2018

My daughter and I enjoyed the Moth this evening for a short dinner. I chose the Roasted Chicken with broccoli, on a bed of sautéed cauliflower. A straight forward dish, but nicely prepared and seasoned. She opted for a starter "stick" dish, choosing the Tandorri...More

Thank galmack
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We've been to the Moth a few times and it's always been great. Today we took some friends for their first time. They both thought it was a great experience and loved the food. Our server Christian was awesome. I used the valet parking for...More

Thank Oldguitarmike
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Thai mussels are one of a kind and delicious, served in coconut milk broth. Good service, drinks and cool atmosphere too

Thank Mark M
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a great dinner at Medslesome Moth. We went with some friends based on them hearing about it. We started with drinks. They had an extensive beer list and a nice selection of wines. My wife loves French wines but very rarely can find...More

Thank TDPatterson93
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a great place to come and share plates with friends. I love the atmosphere in the Design District and the location is great if in town for an event at Dallas Market Center. In the past 6 months, I have taken 3 totally...More

Thank ninab22
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Alec S
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure.
Erika F
January 5, 2017|
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Response from jodyturnbow | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge no.
Jack N
May 28, 2016|
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Response from Dudaltx | Reviewed this property |
It is casual, but based on the time of day it seems a little dressier in the evening meaning not short and t shirt.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75207-3401
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  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > West Dallas
  • Neighbourhood: West Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-628-7900
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