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1790 N. Record Street, Dallas, TX 75202
+1 469-206-3339
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (36 reviews)
“grits” (63 reviews)
“swiss chard” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1790 N. Record Street, Dallas, TX 75202
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1 - 10 of 649 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

The place was crowded on a Saturday, waited about 20 minutes then met our waiter, Jesus, who was out to make the meal more miraculous, he was entertaining, and knew all about the menu I opted to try the Pancake Pot Pie, because with a...More

Thank reygato
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for breakfast, brunch or dinner. Had the grilled pork chop and it was delicious. Husband had the crab cake benedict and that was excellent as well. The party I was with enjoyed their food with no complaints.

Thank willstew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on Independence Day, arriving at 11am. The place was half empty and we were seated quickly. About twelve minutes after we sat down, drink orders were taken. It took twenty minutes to get drinks and then he disappeared without taking food orders....More

1  Thank JamieTX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

*Disclaimer; I am about to leave a not very nice review, however, I do this more as a warning for people who consider eating at here at this point in time. They seem to be having a bit of a transition and bad communication between...More

2  Thank Janene C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 9 ate at Ellen's and enjoyed our food as well as the service. We were most impressed with the fish tacos, fried chicken, and eggs benedict with crab. Will definitely return!

Thank maggiehens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I tried this place. It was close to lunch so I ate breakfast and she had the pimento cheese blt. Both were good and the sandwich was huge. Reasonable rates and great service. I saw a lot of food come out and...More

Thank Robby F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Ellen's last June and again this year. I met a friend at the bar and was met by a great friendly staff. Once at the table, our eager waiter explained the menu and expediently took our order. The food was fantastic. I had...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went to try the pancake pot pie. It was delicious!!! I didn't care to much for the hostess, but our waiter Ross was excellent. He recommended some appetizers as we waited. He provided 5 star service.

Thank MsShira01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome place to have available downtown! Our server was great and the food LOOKED amazing. I would just say it wasn't as awesome on the taste. My grits were runny with butter and the tomatoes were BLAH. The jalapenos in another dish were cut in...More

Thank sammieboyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been reading reviews about Ellen's for a while now and waiting to give it a try. I was in town for a concert so this was my chance. I didn't realize this restaurant changed locations around the corner which seemed to make the prices...More

1  Thank Metropop
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Erika F
5 January 2017|
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Response from travelnut2009 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have any idea
David T
10 September 2016|
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Response from NMurphy | Reviewed this property |
I never did notice there was rooftop seating. I went at lunch in the heat of the day.
12 May 2015|
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Response from amchooljian | Reviewed this property |
Ellen's new space has a private room for up to 60. Very nicely done.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1790 N. Record Street, Dallas, TX 75202
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 469-206-3339
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