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The Nodding Donkey Uptown

2900 Thomas Ave. Dallas, TX 75204 | Uptown & Oak Lawn | 214-922-8898

Location Description:

If you're in West Texas and you hear someone talking about a nodding donkey, it's probably just an oil-worker talking about oil well pumpjacks. Around Dallas, however, if you overhear some talk of The Nodding Donkey, the folks mean a certain neighborhood saloon located in Uptown across Thomas Avenue from Londoner. Opened fall 2010, the bar features several Texas-size TVs perfect for catching a game, and even has a 3-D screen with several pairs of glasses. The menu features mostly Southern-style food ranging from burgers and sandwiches to Frito pie and brisket chili with jalapeño cornbread, as well as "Texican" items like tacos, flautas and chimichangas.


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  • Cuisine(s): American, Bar Food, Tex-Mex
  • Hours: Daily 3pm-2am
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Snack Food
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Parking: Street, Valet
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Patio/Sidewalk Dining

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