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Address: Dallas, TX

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Nostalgic and Urban Hip...a really nice place to visit!

Dallas has a great deal of growth and development, but this nostalgic area of McKinney Avenue was a great place. The streetcar is just fun, and the eclectic mix of old signs... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2017
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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62 reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Dallas has a great deal of growth and development, but this nostalgic area of McKinney Avenue was a great place. The streetcar is just fun, and the eclectic mix of old signs, buildings and establishments was a very nice area to visit. If you wanted to sit back and enjoy...this was a fun place to visit.

1 Thank CaptivaMe
Prague, Czech Republic
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99 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

McKinney avenue is full of restaurants, bars, and fun. The community is growing and there are many younger adults in the area. One will alwaya find something they like to do on McKinney Avenue.

Thank Bruce V
Dallas, Texas
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94 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is a fun area to eat and shop. There are wonderful stores to pop in and out of. Parking is difficult, We had to drive around a bit to find a spot.

1 Thank skygoddess45
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900 reviews
386 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

There is always something happening on McKinney Ave. There are great shops and bars and restaurants to explore. The trolley is a great addition to allow visitors to get around. It is fun in the day and takes on its own persona in the evening. This is a great place to meet friends for cocktails.

Thank Gran7
Boston, Massachusetts
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512 reviews
243 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

McKinney Ave has tons of bars and restaurants, as well as shopping. There's a free trolley that runs the length of it and also has a stop at KW park.

Thank Cara C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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980 reviews
345 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 951 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

loved this street. great bars and pubs. we are in our 40s and had some good days and nights here eating and drinking. good atmosphere. fun.

4 Thank enncle
Houston, Texas
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323 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2015

Filled with bars and restaurants and shopping McKinney remains a gold mine of attractive lively entertainment, pretty with evening lights..

Thank gay e
Dallas, Texas
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015

This is the place to be seen. A lot of bars and restaurant. Good place to bar hop, you can even ride the free trolley between spots.

1 Thank Sheryl J
west palm beach
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90 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Mckinney has a great trolley that takes you up and down it for free. You and hop on and off at your leisure getting to try out all the great venues along the way. Fun place to hang with a group of friends or just as a couple.

Thank luvtotravel1234
Dallas, Texas
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107 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

From all the fancy eatries to things to do and see, most are located in this ave. There is also a free trolly that goes through this ave to make it much better of an experience since parking sometimes is hectic to find.

Thank Srijal_0227

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