Dragonfly Restaurant at Hotel Zaza

2332 Leonard St.
Dallas, TX 75201
Critics' Pick


  • Mon-Thu 6:30am - 12am, Fri-Sat 6:30am - 2:00am, Sun 6:30am - 12:00am
  • $$; $$$
  • Banquet Facilities, Business Dining, Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible, Wifi Access
  • Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
  • Street Parking, Valet Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
The color scheme is black and white with accents of warm, pale green. Flat-screen televisions run strange loops of video clips, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Fashion Week mixed with a handful of other random shows. What looks to be a tiny dinosaur skeleton hangs over the bar. The doors are open to the pool and strains of hip-hop filter in on the breeze. There's something at once eclectic and, yes, a little pretentious about Dragonfly. The whole scene is rather Cabaret-esque. The European decor, the waitresses' seductive uniforms, the illusion that in here, everything is beautiful. It may be a little self-involved, but there is nothing illusory about chef Daniel Landsberg's menu. It is beautiful.

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