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The Old Monk

#126 of 2,984 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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2847 N Henderson Ave., Dallas, TX 75206
+1 214-821-1880
11:30 - 02:00
Closed now
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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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Grapevine, Texas
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went to The Old Monk last night with family from out of town. I've wanted to try the place out for some time and I'm glad I finally did. The food was good especially the chicken and Avocado sandwich, with fries but they do offer more healthier sides. They have a good selection of beers on tap but being National... More 

Thank Mark3205
Columbus, Ohio
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a friend for drinks. They have a large selection of artesian cheeses and I made up a cheese board we had tis with drinks. I love this. Decent selection of craft beers, Irish Whisky and Scotch. Outside seating as well.

Thank busterthebeagle
Dallas, Texas
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 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 3 January 2017

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 29 December 2016 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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151 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 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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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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 21 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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274 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 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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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, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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?