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City Cafe

#435 of 3,062 Restaurants in Dallas
$$$$American, Italian,
5757 W Lovers Ln, Ste 101, Dallas, TX 75209-5166
+1 214-351-2233
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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American, Italian, Contemporary
5757 W Lovers Ln, Ste 101, Dallas, TX 75209-5166
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited City Cafe as a party of 13 for a birthday celebration. We booked a private room that was terrific, if the weather is good this room affords a private patio that is great for pre or after dinner drinks. I can’t say enough...More

Thank suzzyf
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We enjoyed a delicious lunch. All ordered individually from the extensive menu and all were given an individual bill for payment. Veal, crab cakes, shrimp,,chicken livers,, crab tower and a number of salads are examples of the food enjoyed by all. Service was excellent, Friendly...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

City Cafe was well-known to the fickle Dallas dining scene from its inception through the nineties. I don't know exactly when it fell off the collective radar, but the comment I hear most is, "are they still around?" We rediscovered City Cafe last December when...More

Thank HonestReviewsDallas
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Went back this week after a long absence. The food is delicious, especially the aforementioned liver and onions. I know that people love it or hate it. I now know where to go when I have the craving. The braised cabbage with bacon and Gorgonzola...More

Thank DevourDallas
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and decor. Nice tables with white tablecloths. Food was average, nothing special. Self parking and issue, use valet.

Thank Federico J B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of our always "to go" places whenever we need a pick me up dinner. It is elegant, quiet, friendly and some of the best food always. It never lets us down.

Thank lishareading
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We used to live in Dallas and ate at City Cafe twice a week for a decade. Now we are there whenever we return to Dallas, about three times a year. We had excellent meals and service two days in a row this week. Yes,...More

Thank Geri H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner for four on Valentines but we were all there for work, no romance😊. Food and service were superb from Crabcake to steak. Flourless chocolate cake was superb. Very friendly. Lots of "whose who" in Dallas all in search of a quieter...More

Thank roxpwhite
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love the food. The servers came up short in the attention department. I hate having to flag down a server who is not busy, but doesn't look your way & stands with his back to you. I get quite miffed at that, especially when...More

Thank txchiquita22
Reviewed 1 January 2017

A group of high school friends meet here during the Christmas holidays to reconnect and have fun. We have been treated so well here. There is a private room which allows us plenty of space to visit. The meal is always delicious. The crab cakes...More

Thank Minetta S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
American, Italian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5757 W Lovers Ln, Ste 101, Dallas, TX 75209-5166
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-351-2233
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