Our Critics' Picks

  • Slideshows
  • Videos
Keep Dallas Observer Free

Green Elephant

5627 Dyer St.
Dallas, TX 75206
Best Of


  • Wed-Sat 5pm-2am
  • $
  • Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Although this pseudo-psychedelic SMU hangout smells like last weekend's booze, the food is above-average bar fare, and there are a dozen draft beers to choose from while you play Golden Tee. The soft tacos were tasty and non-greasy; the Italian meatball pasta was a huge portion with delicious meatballs. The 1/2-pound burgers are excellent, but skip the tepid Buffalo wings.

Related Stories (16)

  • Dallas Observer Mixtape with Omar Mustafa: Booka Shade, Maceo Plex & More
    Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 4 a.m. by Wanz Dover

    Omar Mustafa is part of the younger class of DJs that have come up in Dallas in recent years. Mustafa has made the rounds as an audience member and as a DJ, playing at many of the key spots for the city's key promoters. Mustafe is a...

  • DC9 at Night Mixtape with the Experiment
    Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 8:22 a.m. by Wanz Dover

    Chris Parkinson DJs as the Experiment, a holdout from the better days of dubstep. Believe it or not, there were better days before the obnoxious drops and insidious wobbles took over the genre and it completely jumped the shark. Bef...

  • DC9 at Night Mixtape with the PM
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:56 a.m. by Wanz Dover

    For this week's DC9 at Night Mixtape we get to feature a youthful spin on house music. It comes courtesy of Aidin Hafezamini and Johnee Fenimore, who are better known as the DJ duo the PM. Although both are still fairly new to the g...

  • DC9 at Night Mixtape with M.Parks
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 7:24 a.m. by Wanz Dover

    Houston ex-pat M. Parks has been making the rounds of area DJ nights as one of the only proper techno DJ's on the Dallas scene. Techno is often thrown around as a catch word to describe all dance music when it is actually a very spe...

Load More Articles


View All

More American Restaurants in East Dallas & Lakewood

View All

More American Restaurants in Dallas

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.