La Calle Doce

1925 Skillman St.
Dallas, TX 75206
Best Of
La Calle Doce +

Jon++Lagow Grilled+catfish+with+vegetables+is+among+La+Calle+Doce%27s+Mexican-style+seafood+dishes.


  • Sun 11am-9pm, Mon-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • $$
  • Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair accessible, Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Free Parking, Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Recommended, Reservations Accepted
The flagship restaurant in Oak Cliff, situated in a cozy house with a wide patio, has been serving coastal Mexican cuisine in a quaint atmosphere since 1981. The owners have since opened a second restaurant in Lakewood. What makes Calle Doce stand out among the area's panoply of Mexican fare is the focus on seafood-ceviche, shrimp cocktail served with avocado and cilantro, stuffed clams and blackened grilled tilapia, to name a few examples. It's the perfect place to sit outside and enjoy lunch or dinner accompanied by a margarita or a Corona.

Related Stories (3)

  • Five Dallas Ceviches We Love
    1 year ago by Amy McCarthy

    Now that summer is bearing down on us, our tastes are starting to get a little bit lighter. Scarfing down all those heavy burgers and barbecue isn't enticing, or practical, during the summer's hottest months, unless you want the mea...

  • The Margarita Meltdown Returns to Oak Cliff in May. Book Your Taxi Now.
    4 years ago by Whitney Filloon

    Bust out the sombreros (and whatever other ethnically irrelevant garb you might have), because the second-annual Margarita Meltdown is coming to the Bishop Arts District. Last year's event drew more than 2,500 people, and founders N...

  • Positively 12th Street
    16 years ago by Mark Stuertz

    In 1981, when Laura and Oscar Sanchez opened their Mexican restaurant in an old house on 12th Street in Oak Cliff, few people traveled to the neighborhood, recalls Jesus Sanchez, Laura's brother. Still, La Calle Doce (Spanish for 12...


View All

More Mexican Restaurants in East Dallas & Lakewood

View All

More Mexican Restaurants in Dallas


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >