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Lucky's

#206 of 3,015 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
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Oak Lawn
American, Diner
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3531 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-4309
+1 214-522-3500
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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California
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104 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what a diner should always be like. Bustling yet efficient, the place hums with activity but they get it all done right. Servers are outstanding and obvious veterans of the restaurant. Lots of tough choices on the menu but all are delicious. The coffee comes regularly and without your needing to ask. Pre-meal biscuits are just fantastic. A... More 

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Thank mrg128
Theresa L, General Manager at Lucky's, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We appreciate the positive shout out. We look forward to seeing you again soon at Lucky's. More 

Denver, Colorado
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here twice during my short trip to Dallas. I love the meatloaf at this restaurant. This is an old Dallas hang-out. Everything on the menu is good. Comfort food.

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Thank tfolkert
Theresa L, General Manager at Lucky's, responded to this review

We wanted to thank you for the great shout out! We look forward to seeing you again soon next time you are here in Dallas. - Lucky's Cafe management More 

Dallas, Texas
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850 reviews
653 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 397 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You've probably driven by it 100 times. Just above Lemmon on oak lawn, and on the corner, this is a great neighborhood place, at any meal, but worth stopping by if your driving in the area. Look to the side street to park. At breakfast, there are great , great fresh choices, and anywhere that serves applewood smoked bacon in... More 

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Theresa L, General Manager at Lucky's, responded to this review

Clive, thanks for the great shout out! We appreciate any and all feedback on our dining experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon here at Lucky's Cafe. More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good breakfast! But, you better hang-on tight to your husband! Our server was more than friendly - especially to my husband! He all but sat in his lap in our booth while chatting intently with him... We still laugh about our experience! Every time we're in Dallas, I can't help but ask my husband if he feels like "getting Lucky"!

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Thank Brenda G
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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161 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

LOVED the biscuits!! This place was great; I love that it is farm to table but still retains a classic diner-ish casual charm. An excellent place to eat some breakfast, read the news, and get a start to your day. I really enjoyed the pot roast hash and my partner equally enjoyed his enchiladas.

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Thank Austin K
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
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66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Get there early on Sunday, the place is busy! Quaint neighborhood feel with good portions and good food. We had the French toast, pot roast hash and eggs and breakfast tacos. Nice size portions, the French toast was amazing. I wish they would have said on the menu there were green peppers in the pot roast hash since I don't... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Breakfast all day at Lucky's Local Farm to Table...my kinda place! My partner had pot roast hash topped with two eggs. Nice big chunks of pot roast and their fired potatoes plus cheese...really more like a stew. Very good. My omelet was well cooked and I was able to get Swiss cheese even though it wasn't on the menu. Most... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Really good, well prepared food. I've tried several items off the menu have not been disappointed. Service is fast. Great place for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Amanda C
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food.. service could have been better. Very crowded, but not a long wait (10 minutes). They offered coffee while you wait. The food quality and taste was very good. The order came out disjointed; items missing and reverses; we wanted everything on a cheeseburger except pickles, it came out with pickles and no tomatoes. Mimosas and Bloody Mary's were... More 

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Cee Vee
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146 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We have breakfast their every time we are in Dallas. They can have a line on Sunday mornings, but turnover is quick. Standard breakfast, lunch and dinner fare. I rate this one 3 because it is a modest cafe not fine dining. Good value for the money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3531 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-4309
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-522-3500

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