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Lakewood Landing

5818 Live Oak St.
Dallas, TX 75214
214-823-2410
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  • Daily 3pm-2am
  • $
  • Wheelchair accessible, Patio/Sidewalk Dining
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
The place's slogan, "An Upscale Dive," presents two problems. First, many would make the argument that it's a contradiction in terms. And second, there's the matter of self-identification: A dive can't know it's a dive. Yet it still qualifies as one of "Dallas's Most Authentic Dive Bar". In the Landing's defense, the food and drinks are cheap, and the place welcomes all to come and slump into one of its booths dimly lit by a vintage Bud lamp. Decoration is mostly of the sentimental variety, with photos of beloved regulars and a shrine to the late, beehived waitress Lucille. The CD jukebox is heavy on local bands, indie-rock and classic country, and the menu offers up everything from burgers to tacos.

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