Dallas Bars & Clubs T-Z

T's Bar & Grill

1305 S State Hwy 121 #430, Lewisville, TX 75067

Large, industrial bar with a patio featuring pub fare & cocktails, plus bands, DJs & karaoke.

Taboo Lounge Dallas

1418 N Riverfront Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207

Unique, dark hideaway with an arty, exotic vibe featuring a full bar with beer on tap. Check their FaceBook page for live music events.

Balcony Club

The Balcony Club

1825 Abrams Rd. Dallas, TX 75214

The Balcony Club prides itself in offering the best in jazz, blues and R&B Monday through Saturday. This small club doesn't have much in the way of food, but their bar is legendary for crafting quality cocktails. Even though the establishment went through several ownership changes, the new owners are making the club a hopping place once again. 

The BoxCar

2222 W Bear Creek Rd, Cedar Hill, TX 75104

Old-school dive bar with pool tables, a patio & casual grub, plus live bands or karaoke most nights.

The Factory

2713 Canton St, Dallas, TX 75226

Remodeling and reopening in October, and renamed "The Factory"  the former "Bomb Factory" is scheduling shows beginning in October.



The Free Man

The Free Man

2626 Commerce St. Dallas, TX 75226

Cajun food and music are a magic combination sure to bring a smile to your face. The Free Man excels as a live music venue with two stages and performances seven days a week. 

The Goat

7248 Gaston Ave Dallas, TX 75214

Dive bar El Supremo! When you can arrive before sunrise for a mixed drink, you know you are at the right place. Music on the weekend can run between stinky, pretty good, and excellent.

Hours 7 AM to 2 AM Monday through Saturday; Noon to 2 AM Sunday.

Happy Hour 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM (Sundays Noon to 7:00 PM)

The Echo Lounge & Music Hall

1323 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75207

The Echo Lounge & Music Hall is a 1000 capacity state-of the-art live music and entertainment venue. Recently re-named from The HiFi Dallas to The Echo Lounge & Music Hall the venue is facing strong headwinds from other similar venues who have established reputations. It remains to be seen if these larger venues with higher expenses can prove their worth in a post-COVID environment.   

The Ivy

5334 Lemmon Ave Dallas, TX 75209

Live Music, Craft Cocktails, Excellent beer selection, award winning food and a patio 

Kessler Theatre

The Kessler Theater

1230 W. Davis St. Dallas, TX 75208

An iconic Dallas venue that provides a wide range of quality entertainment.   

The Library Bar - Melrose Hotel

3015 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219

Old school bar with a piano. Located in the Melrose Hotel. Valet parking, bar food, and from the hotel's restaurant. Happy Hour - On Sunday through Thursdays from 4:00 – 7:00 pm, wines by the glass and signature cocktails are half off. 


The Maverick

1616 W Hebron Pkwy #108, Carrollton, TX 75010

Large, lofty TV-lined sports venue offering pub grub such as burgers, plus brews & live music.

The Rustic


3656 Howell St. Dallas, TX 75204

The Uptown Dallas location features a varied selection of music from C&W, R&B, Pop, and Rock. Giant dog-friendly patio, food, drinks and music. A great place to unwind! 

Three Links

2704 Elm St. Dallas, TX 75214

The intimacy of a living room with an ever changing array of musical talent backed up with a great sound system and superb bar - what else do you need except a great bar and an Elm Street address. 



2709 Elm St. Dallas, TX 75226

Trees is a premiere venue in Deep Ellum and the Dallas / Fort Worth area.  Opened in 1990, Trees has seen the likes of Radiohead, Nirvana, Arcade Fire, Deftones, Tool and Erykah Badu perform here. With a recent renovation and an award winning sound system, Trees is a great venue to see your favorite groups perform! 

Twilite Lounge

2640 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226

Casually elegant haunt featuring New Orleans-inspired cocktails, live music nights & a cozy patio. Dog friendly patio and of course the Deep Ellum vibe.

There is also a location in Fort Worth too!  

Wits End

2724 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226

Offering a huge draft list, this low-key hangout hosts live weekend shows & has a rooftop patio. Check their FaceBook for live music.