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The Mercury

#217 of 2,980 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
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11909 Preston Rd. Suite 1418, Dallas, TX 75230-2710 (Preston Road and Forest Lane, NW Corner)
+1 972-960-7774
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We celebrated our anniversary and it could not have been more perfect. Great service by our server Jesse and delicious food. Thank you to the chaf Chris Ward and all of the staff at The Mercury for a beautiful dinner. We can't wait to come back!!

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Thank Mary W
Dallas, Texas
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214 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been here a lot for dinner and/or special occasions, but never for lunch. Lunch was outstanding. The burger menu is excellent with a perfectly cooked burger and good sides. The fries are crisp and not greasy. I had the Mercury salad with tons of chicken, lump crab, shrimp and bacon. Great choice of dressings. Good bread for the table.... More 

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Thank Kaptx
Plano, Texas
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

My husband and I wanted a night out at a fine restaurant, so we chose The Mercury. This was his first time and my second, although it had been many years since I had had an excellent lunch there. (Glad to see the place has longevity!) When we arrived for our 7pm reservation on a Wednesday evening, the parking valet... More 

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Thank Jean S
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Went there with colleagues for lunch and order steak Dianne (steak with mushrooms cooked in brandy sauce) and served with onion rings (it comes with French fries but you can get onion rings instead). It was absolutely delicious! The best part was to finish the meal with lava cake and a scoop of vanilla ice cream! It was not too... More 

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Thank Sheana C
Pottsboro, Texas
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We participated in the rare Thanksgiving buffet at The Mercury. While the buffet was very traditional the expense was too high for a an everyday Thanksgiving meal. Wait staff had to be asked for everything...tea, water, butter,bread , etc. Our seating turned out to be in the "Sushi side" of the restaurant,and no tablecloths. This reminded me of the Chinese... More 

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Thank Joe H
Houston, Texas
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Attended a business meeting followed by dinner in a private room. Service throughout was excellent. Fixed menu dinner was excellent; service geat; plenty of hors d'oeuvres to begin, well presented and well cooked dinner. The main restaurant was very dimly lit however and not sure I could have read the menu or seen what I was eating in there, but... More 

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Thank MissMatilda
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent. This was our 4th year and it was as great as ever. Thanks Chris Ward for keeping up the tradition.

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Thank Sairstrip
Richardson, Texas
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147 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Menu is a bit eclectic with a few Tex-Mex items included. We usually have one of their gargantuan hamburgers, easily taking half home. Lunch entrees are good. Everything tastes good. Wine list is adequate and staff attentive.

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Thank Lee F
Dallas, Texas
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214 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The two of us attended a champagne dinner last night and loved it. A delightful flight of champagnes. A five course meal featuring a spring roll with shrimp, poke, bison steak, and short rib, all finishing with a butterscotch brownie with ice cream. All excellent. The usual outstanding service. Will continue to go to the Mercury. Nice job Chris. JLP.

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Thank Kaptx
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were disappointed to find this another load, trendy restaurant now when visiting this past Friday night. The good food and great atmosphere of the past is just another restaurant in the long list of chef's making food for presentation rather than taste and enjoyment. I know things change but this one is one that is sad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11909 Preston Rd. Suite 1418, Dallas, TX 75230-2710
    (Preston Road and Forest Lane, NW Corner)
  • Public Transportation: Dart Bus stops on the corner with in 100 yards of the front door.
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 972-960-7774

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?