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The Old Monk

#110 of 2,972 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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2847 N Henderson Ave., Dallas, TX 75206
+1 214-821-1880
16:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 02:00
Fri 11:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 02:00
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Dallas, Texas
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good menu. Inside and out seatIng. Good for Happy Hour, lunch, drinks, sports watching and more. Enjoy!

Thank MarkPurdue
Longmont, Colorado
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308 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the better batches of fish and chips - perfectly fried, not greasy, good sauces to slather on. Decent selection of beers (and the waitress was knowledgeable and helpful in experimenting with the local selection). Mussels were runty, with decent cooking sauce. Pub a bit on the noisy side.

Thank jdbirch
Graham, Texas
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95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Old Monk has a fun vibe and an eclectic crowd. Based upon the reviews we were eager to give it a whirl. We found the bartenders to be a bit rude and lackluster in the service department. We tried the French Onion soup and were disappointed. Service was slow but the drinks were good.

Thank Shellstexas
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147 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The Old Monk was within walking distance of my son's new apartment, what a great find. We had a Chipotle Avocado Chicken sandwich, excellent flavor. Lot of choices for both food and beverages. Can't wait to go back and try other things.

Thank fremont5
Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My usual reason to go to the Old Monk is for the fish and chips(in the old english style) and for the extensive selection of scotches and beers.

Thank 0000aabbcc
Dallas, Texas
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Again you make this place what you are in the mood for; chillin, or entertaining.staff are attentive and can suggest off the menu anything your heart desires; beer, wine and food; enjoy....

Thank juliaC8120BA
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267 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

They also have a full bar but what about the beer. Yes they gave a lot of imports. I had a Ruben if I recall the menu said pastrami but it tasted and looked like corn beef. I would return. Did I mention the beer?

Thank JCSfoodguy
Dallas, Texas
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good menu. Outside patio a plus for people watching and more. Plus a Covered outdoor patio is nice also. Smoking a bit of an annoyance as it is allowed. A few TVs for sports watching. All in all worth a repeat visit especially on days for outside seating.

Thank MarkPurdue
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228 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I know American's don't walk, but at least you can have an alcoholic drink if you do! We sat on the patio and had a very laid back meal. Very much a pub, but with reasonable food. We had a reuben and fish and chips, with 3 beers for $37.88. If you like a pub atmosphere this is the place... More 

Thank CocoaBerkshire
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to hang out with friends and drink! Only gave a 4 star because when we ordered food, the order got misplaced and we had to wait awhile. However due to this mishap, the manager took off some of the food and the first round of drinks.

Thank jacida23

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2847 N Henderson Ave., Dallas, TX 75206
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-821-1880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?