The Loon

(Now Closed)
Dive Bar, Sports Bar, and Pub
3531 McKinney Ave (at Lemmon Ave), Dallas, TX 75204, United States
Price:
$ $ $ $
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
No
Total Visitors
3,676
Total Visits
10,014
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  • What you need to know
    Whitney F.
    The stiffest drinks for the best price.(3 Tips)
    Avivah
    Fantastic burgers...and of course strong drinks(4 Tips)
    Carla H.
    These are the STRONGEST drinks in town!(2 Tips)
    Abe E.
    My whiskey coke is light in color...best.drinks(3 Tips)
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  • stiffest drinks
  • boozy drinks
  • great value
  • good for groups
  • burgers
  • good for a late night
  • pizza
  • whiskey
  • margherita pizza
  • Philly cheesesteaks
  • vodka
  • fish sandwiches
  • coke
  • apartments
  • salami
  • dinner
  • JB H.

    Will be sad when this week ends.

    JB H · May 24, 2014
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  • Mark B.

    They're paving paradise (The Loon) to put up a parking lot (CVS)? Loonacy!

    Mark Brinkerhoff · May 15, 2014
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  • Chris F.

    Get here with the quickness. Long pour and it's gone in two months!

    Chris F · March 30, 2014
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  • Dallas Observer

    There should never be lines at casual bars, ever. Lucky for you they open at 11 a.m. most days and the place is nearly empty: day drunk.

    Dallas Observer · February 28, 2014
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  • Kat H.

    rip :( :( :(

    Kat Hargrove · February 11, 2014
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  • Perseus C.

    Best Watering Hole A Man Can Have!

    Perseus CEO · October 10, 2013
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  • Todd M.

    If it's too loud, you're too old

    Todd Marshall · October 6, 2013
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  • Pat N.

    Great drinks and a pretty decent food menu as well!

    Pat N · July 24, 2013
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  • Daniel Dallas M.

    Everything's a double!

    Daniel Dallas Miller · July 17, 2013
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  • Dallas Observer

    This is where you come to get the strongest whiskey and Coke you've ever ordered.

    Dallas Observer · June 21, 2013
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  • Luis C.

    Come here if you want to hang out with a concentrate of SMU

    Luis Chavez · May 11, 2013
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  • Keegan W.

    A Dallas landmark. Best and stiffest drinks in town. If you are coming to Dallas you need to experience the cult following of drinking at the loon.

    Keegan Wood · May 2, 2013
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  • Abe E.

    My whiskey coke is light in color...best.drinks ever.

    Abe Ely · March 3, 2013
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  • Cody W.

    A little expensive for a so-called "dive bar" walked in and walked right back out. Not a good first impression. Plus the guy telling me i have 30 minutes when i parked. I can tell time douche!

    Cody Walker · March 1, 2013
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  • William H.

    Try the Margherita pizza with salami... It's awesome!

    William Holmes · February 22, 2013
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  • Claire D.

    Holy goodness! Strongest drink you'll find outside of your own cabinet!

    Claire Davies · February 7, 2013
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  • Joel H.

    The drinks!

    Joel Honea · December 31, 2012
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  • Laura L.

    Get a White Russian, seriously.

    Laura Locke · December 30, 2012
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  • Krissy S.

    Stiff pours, awesome.

    Krissy Saky · December 9, 2012
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  • Brian M.

    Don't get doubles.....

    Brian McMahon · November 23, 2012
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  • theicp

    Get enough doubles and you might just meet your husband here. Worked for me.

    theicp · October 15, 2012
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  • Mark B.

    Try not to die

    Mark Butler · October 7, 2012
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  • Hannah G.

    Strong drinks <3

    Hannah Grond · June 24, 2012
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  • Sara Dawn W.

    Strongest drinks in town

    Sara Dawn Wilkins · June 10, 2012
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  • Carla H.

    Plan on taking a cab when you leave. These are the STRONGEST drinks in town!

    Carla Hughes · April 26, 2012
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  • Whitney F.

    The stiffest drinks for the best price. And seriously the food is good

    Whitney Fuller · March 18, 2012
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  • Whitney H.

    Give yourself a two drink max if you don't want to embarrass yourself...

    Whitney Holder · March 9, 2012
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  • Chris L.

    They don't put the music on til 7pm. Learn something new every day.

    Chris Lee · March 4, 2012
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  • Lyz

    Here every single is a triple. Drink safely friends. Most likely if you are here you need a cab home or just walk.

    Lyz · January 30, 2012
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  • Jason K.

    My favorite bar in Uptown. Strong drinks and very relaxed on the weekdays, and a few blocks from my apartment.

    Jason K · January 19, 2012
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  • ILiveInDallas.com

    The food is surprisingly good. Get a meatball sub.

    ILiveInDallas.com · December 22, 2011
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  • Avivah

    Fantastic burgers...and of course strong drinks

    Avivah · December 4, 2011
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  • Vanessa F.

    I was told the mavericks hang out here

    Vanessa Ferguson · November 26, 2011
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  • Mia

    So I know we all come here for the stuff drinks, but damn the food is amazing. Get the fish sandwich and the Philly cheese steak.

    Mia · November 21, 2011
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  • Jimmy C.

    My horrible boss drives me to drink .........Thank Uptown for making this my neighborhood bar

    Jimmy Carmichael · November 19, 2011
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  • Kelly B.

    strong drinks!

    Kelly B. · November 10, 2011
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  • Pat L.

    Mixer alcohol? You mean alcohol splash of mixer. :-)

    Pat Lawley · October 29, 2011
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  • Pat L.

    Redbull vodka? You mean vodka splash of rebull.

    Pat Lawley · October 29, 2011
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  • Jimmy C.

    Shot time!!!

    Jimmy Carmichael · October 22, 2011
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  • Jenny

    The corner of the bar... is ours!

    Jenny · September 16, 2011
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  • Sean G.

    Look out for the house magician!

    Sean Gumin · September 4, 2011
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  • Susie O.

    Know what you want when it's busy and don't keep the bartenders waiting. Drinks are the strongest in Dallas so so if you're a pansy ask for it tall. Food is good, too.

    Susie O · August 29, 2011
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  • Tait L.

    I love Brittany

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  • Mike S.

    Strongest Drinks in Dallas Read more

    Mike Swartz · August 3, 2011
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  • Mia

    Watch yourself with the liquor. Drinks are stronggggggggg. Always. There's always cabs waiting outside so you never have to drive home.

    Mia · July 31, 2011
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  • Douglas P.

    The food is better than the booze.

    Douglas Prude · July 29, 2011
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  • Jill G.

    Right across the street.... Awesome drinks...and Food!!!! :)

    Jill Grancer · June 13, 2011
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  • Stephanie A.

    This is the best bar in Dallas! Grown up drinks!

    Stephanie Alvarado · May 31, 2011
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  • Brittany D.

    Drinks is strooong here

    Brittany Duerksen · April 18, 2011
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  • Andrew W.

    The Loon Burger is the best in Dallas. Also order the tater tots, they're not on the menu.

    Andrew Wyly · February 23, 2011
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