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McKinney Avenue Tavern

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2822 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-2538
+1 214-969-1984
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Wichita, Kansas
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

The food was good and the service was excellent. It was a beautiful day and the outside patio served us well. Try Al's balls, they were tasty fried mashed potato balls.

Thank Ndouglas75
Shreveport, Louisiana
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

If you love the Kidd Kraddick Morning Show, or if you just like to have a good time, head over to Big Al's McKinney Avenue Tavern. My husband and I went last Saturday, and there is something for everyone. You can chill and watch football, sing karaoke, or dance outside with the DJ. Drinks are strong, and bartenders are good.... More 

Thank Rachel M
Lubbock, Texas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015

We were in town for my husband's 35th birthday and to participate as a bone marrow donor. This is the first time I have been able to travel significantly since I underwent brain surgery to remove a tumor. We were really looking forward to visiting this establishment and had hoped to watch the Belmont Stakes and have some appetizers. When... More 

Thank Ldavies84
Dallas, Texas
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230 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I love MATs but our last visit was disappointing. The drinks were not good and the food (we understand it's bar food) was not prepared with the usual care. The place is always dirty, but one knows this going in.

Thank Brenda K
Irving, Texas
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2015

We didn't eat here, we got there after they had stopped serving food. We were a pretty large group of about 12 people. It was a Saturday night and this place was packed! We were still able to find a table and we ordered some drinks. The music was great and it was a good diverse croud all there to... More 

Thank Chelsea O
McKinney, Texas
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

Wow. It has been 30 minutes and counting. I will wait to finish the review if we ever get our food. 35 minutes and they decided to comp our meal. Food was ok. Bar food.

Thank keith r
Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Rather dirty dive sports bar. We visited it as part of a pub crawl down McKinney Street. We had one drink and left. would not have to go back.

Thank GBF17116
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

Had a great time hanging out having cold beer and people watching. Lively and never boring! Mckinney Ave. The place to hang out in Dallas.

Thank Whimychic
Midland Texas
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

Love this bar!! The food is really good. The employees are super nice! And it's owed by Big Al!! Come in, have fun, it's a blast!! Greg Golden

Thank TexsunJAG
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2013

I went here with some British work colleagues on a Sunday afternoon and it was a memorable experience as all we drank were Moscow mules and by golly they were good!

Thank nprescot

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  • Address: 2822 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-2538
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-969-1984

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