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Sissy's Southern Kitchen and Bar

2929 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-6402
+1 214-827-9900
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried chicken” (85 reviews)
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2929 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-6402
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

The bill was close to $175 for a family of 4 with 3 people having water and 1 person having a $13 punch. The food was good, but not great. It was hot and fresh, but the portions seemed small for the price. I had...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Best fried chicken in Dallas. There are other things on the menu, but the chicken is the star. A bucket easily serves four, and it comes with delicious mashed potatoes and gravy. Try it with a side order of biscuits and cornbread. The chicken and...More

Thank JWDal
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Our waiter Christian was fabulous.....and the wait staff in general was very attentive... The food was ok....very greasy....the drinks were really good...no parking and only one valet person... out of wings...out of lobster...we were there for an early seating...

Thank henry2209
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I love Southern style cooking so when I drove past Sissy's one day I decided to check the reviews. The menu looked great, but the reviews were mixed. However I have tried many restaurants with mixed reviews that I ended up enjoying. Unfortunately Sissy's was...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been to Sissy's before but not for brunch. We were very pleased this time as well! Parking is limited so be prepared to valet. It is difficult to decide on your menu choice because just about all of their items...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We've wanted to visit Sissy's for quite some time, and finally found the chance. Fortunately, we had some time on our hands . . . so, we were able to enjoy an appetizer prior to the main course, as well as dessert. Everything was as...More

Thank Sean G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

When I looked up Shortchange, this was the example the Free Dictionary gave: " a deceitful cook who skimps on ingredients and shortchanges guests". Lol Being from "da South, my family and I were extremely excited about eating at Sissy's Southern Kitchen. The menu looked...More

Thank Quiet P
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The food was very good - great appetizers and the fried chicken is a great splurge. The service was very good and he recommended options and was very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Bprof
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I almost cried with my first bite of the fried chicken. It's been 15 years since I have eaten my mother's fried chicken. Sissy's recipe is as good as my mother's 1950's style recipe. The chicken breast was so moist, juicy and tender. The mashed...More

Thank Hammercollector
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

After searching for a great place for drinks and fried chicken I settled on Sissys. The atmosphere is great, and the service friendly and attentive. You have to try the fried chicken. Crispy, juicy, and full of flavor. For appetizers we tried the curried eggs...More

Thank jonathan m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-6402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-827-9900
  • E-mail
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