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Dream Cafe

) #687 of 3,060 Restaurants in Dallas $$ - $$$ American, Cafe,
2800 Routh St Ste 170, Dallas, TX 75201-1418
+1 214-954-0486
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“popovers” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Southwestern, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2800 Routh St Ste 170, Dallas, TX 75201-1418
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Took the family out for mother's day brunch. I'd like to tell you they were busy, but we were seated immediately. So... No excuses for the service or HOUR AND A HALF delay. Tables came and went, but they couldn't seem to find our order....More

Thank blumphotography
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Well that is what you can expect if you are sitting in Brittney's section at the Dream Cafe! And, to top it off, the food was excellent as well! We enjoyed breakfast at this little hotspot in Dallas while celebrating my daughters 28th birthday. She...More

Thank Christi M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

First come, first serve. Patrons with their dogs can eat outside. Very good breakfast w/twists. Health drinks, a delectable Danish. Ample eggs and hash browns, waffles, and good coffee.

Thank Pawnie52
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place since it's a pretty cool layout and style when you walk in and get an old LP that identifies your place in the line. However, this becomes less cool once you realize that despite at least 10 empty...More

Thank Meeae J
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A delightful small oasis in midst of high rises and on a green lawn and with a large outdoor patio area. Food an interesting mix of home cooking and vegetarian.

Thank 0000aabbcc
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I go to dream every time I am in Dallas. Its my go to spot for brunch. I didn't really like the Austin Tacos but that's about the only thing off the menu I haven't liked. Again if I could give it 6 stars I...More

Thank Que B
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I used to like this place but hesitated to go unless I had time for a long meal because the service was a little too relaxed. OK, it was like the waitstaff was a little sleepy. But now that has changed. The service is much...More

Thank RunningBeer1957
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We had to wait 15-20 minutes for a table. The waiting area was small, but fine. Once we were seated, the seats were lumpy. The music is too loud and it is nearly impossible to hear your companions or waiter. We ordered a farmers omelette...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here prior to Dallas Symphony. The location is convenient to Arts District. Comfortable, unpretentious, with a varied, interesting menu, reasonably priced. I appreciated the number of vegetarian options. We each ordered salads, which were generously sized, and a main dish. The food...More

Thank TreeDoctor
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is our go-to breakfast spot when visiting Dallas. We come back time and again for the popovers, strawberry butter, omelettes and eggs Benedict. Enjoyed the beautiful outside vine covered dining.

Thank vacationkw511
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Southwestern, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 Routh St Ste 170, Dallas, TX 75201-1418
    (La Clede)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-954-0486
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