Lawry's The Prime Rib - Dallas
Lawry's The Prime Rib - Dallas

Lawry's The Prime Rib - Dallas

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.lawrysonline.com/
  • Phone: 9725036688x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch:
    Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm



    Dinner:
    Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
    Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
    Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm



    Sunday Brunch: 11:00am-2:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,JCB,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Prime Rib
  • Executive Chef: Matt Melton
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area (patio only), Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Full Prime Rib dinners to-go
  • Special Events: Lawry's The Prime Rib hosts wine and specialty dinners each month.
    Summer Dinner Special for $35.00 from June 1st through June 30th, 2010.
    For more details go to http://bit.ly/cvf04e

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Beltline
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary Valet Parking
A word from Lawry's The Prime Rib - Dallas
You'll know the moment you arrive that Lawry's The Prime Rib is an extraordinary restaurant. The signature Roasted Prime Ribs of Beef are aged 21 days, rock salt-roasted to perfection then carved to order tableside from shining silver carts. The famous Spinning Bowl Salad, whipped cream horseradish, mashed potatoes, Yorkshire Pudding and warm hospitality complete the experience that has landed Lawry's on countless "10 Best" lists and made it a dining legend since 1938.
Continued
Foodspotting photos
See all photos
Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSpecial Occasion
Lawry's The Prime Rib - Dallas reviews from OpenTable diners
245 reviews since July 3, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.4
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.5
    Noise LevelModerate
89% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (193)romantic (128)fit for foodies (76)good for groups (74)notable wine list (51)neighborhood gem (47)great for lunch (34)great for brunch (29)late-night find (20)great for outdoor dining (15)kid-friendly (15)hot spot (13)vibrant bar scene (12)scenic view (3)Show More
  • Ms
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 10/29/2014
    Don't know when they changed the lunch to self serve but the quality of food and service was fair at best.
    Special Features:
    late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Lynda
    Lynda
    Dined on 10/28/2014
    The food & service was wonderful. What a wonderful birthday dinner.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful time
    FamilyDinner
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    The family has been to the Beverly Hills location numerous times and we were in Dallas for the weekend so what better then to celebrate at belated birthday at the restaurant we go to for most birthdays and various other celebrations. It was like we never left home. The service, the spinning salad, the prime rib and all the fixings. We loved it. The only difference is there were mostly male waiters the night we went vs the Beverly Hills location which is virtually all female. It did not matter, we were there for the food and it hit the mark as expected.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Poor service!
    Davefoodie13
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Waited a long time for our bottle of wine. After asking our waitress about our wine she did not recall if it was by the glass or by the bottle? Did not get our workshire pudding; had to ask for it???
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always a pleasure
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Great food! The prime rib was wonderful. The crab cakes were delicious.they have a nice variety for non beef eaters.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The best Prime Rib in all of Dallas
    joethegent65VIP
    Dined on 10/25/2014
    Simply the best ....carved fresh right at table side.... several dining rooms to choose from base on your tastes.....service is always supernatural....we keep coming back each month for the past 28 years.....looking at celebrating our 41st wedding anniversary there next month. You cn never get enough of a good thing. It's a dining experience you will tresure.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • LOVE their prime rib
    kdbensonVIP
    Dined on 10/24/2014
    This is one of our favorite restaurants. Lobster bisque and cream of broccoli and cheddar soup were both delicious! This is the ONLY place in DFW that we will get Prime rib! It's just that good! The spinning salad is a must too.....just bc it's tradition for us! It is a great salad though....beets are a nice touch and the dressing is good! Service is always professional and very friendly too! LOVE THIS PLACE!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Love this place
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/24/2014
    Great place to go for special occasion. They always take great care of us when we come in.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Exceptional
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/24/2014
    Lawry's is always a special treat. The food is excellent and the service above average.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • wonderful
    cro7
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    Everything was perfect. The food was delicious as always. Our server, David, was wonderful and made great recommendations. Thank you for another wonderful time.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lawry's
    ChefGeoffWDCVIP
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    Excellent prime rib as always. Cooked as requested to perfection. Delicious spinning salad and sides. Great value.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • JBbuddine
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    The atmosphere was inviting and friendly. The service from our waiter (Ken Mimms) was outstanding. Prompt, friendly and personal service made it an outstanding experience. The food was first class and was served promptly and follow-up service was just right. It was a great experience for our 48th wedding anniversary and we will be coming back with friends. Thank you for a great evening.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, late-night find, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • simply the finest prime rib
    joethegent65VIP
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Simply the finest prime rib in all of Dallas...salads cool, crisp, colorful...unlimited wine and beverage list....deserts to die for. Service is supernatural starting with Steve (The General Manager) to the hostesses , to the wait staff and the bus staff (who cater to your every need). We celebrated our daughter's big promotion . It's a dining experience you will truly treasure.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Hinton
    FCOG141016
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    Most everything was really fine as usual. This was a church affair, paid dinner. When the bill came, it had tax on it. The TX Comptroller's letter I had was not acceptable to the corporate HQ in CA. I have never had it rejected before at restaurants or hotels. This was confusing. The manager was nice, but unable to change the corporate direction. She showed the form they need. I found it and am in the process of sending it in. I emailed an unsigned version and received confirmation that it is what they need. Well, what IS confusing is that the form has NOTHING on it that was not on the letter from the TX Comptroller's office I had presented. This makes no sense to me, but I am following the rules for you
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Prime ?????
    GourmetVIP
    Dined on 10/15/2014
    My husband and I have been going to Lawry's for more than 20 years and we have seen a lot of changes. Last Wednesday evening we dined again to find more changes! Our meal started with a shrimp cocktail which was very good. However, things soon went downhill....... I ordered the Lawry's cut prime rib and my husband ordered the filet, cooked medium rare. After 30 minutes he said the steak was almost ready. 20 minutes later he said the kitchen was trying to cook it just right. Finally, the meal was served and it was poor. My prime rib was so tough I could not cut it with a steal knife!!!! We took the meat home and finally threw it away. It will be a while till we are going back again..
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • King
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    Great food, very good service, and pleasant clean dining room.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • BIZ LUNCH
    DavidVIP
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    Great place to conduct business. Quiet, great food.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Prime Rib Great! Sides Not So Much!
    chrissyeatsout
    Dined on 10/13/2014
    Prime Rib: excellent, as expected! Spinning Salad Bowl: horrible. Needs iceberg and ONLY a small amount of Romaine plus other condiments included. Could not taste the wonderful dressing. In better times, the Yorkshire pudding was very fresh from the grill, if not cooked table-side. The small pan grill yielded a very dry-like-bread item. Huge disappointment. For a Monday night, the place was doing well, but service was very slow.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Great food and service and quiet so you can visit makes this restaurant a favorite of ours.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • We love our Lawry's!
    dgh1958VIP
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Our server, Hollie, is the best! She always makes us feel so special. Then there is the food...the best prime rib anywhere. We cannot wait to go again.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent Experience
    porkypig1928
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The Lamb was excellent and Travis my server was very professional at his job
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    Lawry's leaves a lot to be desired. For a Dallas area steakhouse, the service was akin to an Applebee's and the steaks over cooks and side items forgotten by the wait staff. Other than being overdone, the steaks were flavorful and the wine selection and wine pricing were in line with my expectations. At the end of the day, if you're looking to drop several hundred dollars on a meal try one of the many other top notch steak houses in the DFW area.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • great steak and prime rib
    joethegent65VIP
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    wife and I love dining here. It's one of our all time favorites. NEVER disappointed and we've been coming since 1988...every month for 27 years !!!....!seamless transition from Lars to Steve as General Manager... Service , as always, is supernatural. Everyone treats you like part of the Lawrys Family.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • This place never disappoints!
    10al
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Been to this Dallas Lawry's location numerous times. It never fails! Best Food, Service, and Class. They have expanded the menu a bit over the last couple of years including other things besides Prime Rib & Steaks. The Red Snapper was especially good this past weekend. Plenty of options for those who like a diet w/o the delicious Prime rib or Steaks-a must have-the SPINNING BOWL salad! Its has been done like this since 1938. Lot's of Ala Carte options including some of the best glazed carrots we've ever had. But don't ever forget this place is about the Chefs who prepare the most delicious Prime Rib around. You will not be disappointed we promise. We have tried numerous other places in Dallas but we just keep coming back here.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • wannabfoodie
    Dined on 10/8/2014
    Confusing with how to order lunch. Meat go to line, salads made at table & sandwiches somewhere in between. Not sure I received the sandwich ordered as on the board said it came with a side, at the counter sides are extra -- confusing. Also, sandwich (prime rib) was very dry and mostly bread. At Lawry's didn't expect to have carry my own plate and work to figure out how to order something -- would be helpful to have instructions printed out for someone to read at the table. Won't go back for a lunch.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Wait staff
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    Travis was our waiter He was great Will ask for him again
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • In many ways better than 3Forks
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    If you have a special or romantic dinner in mind and of course if you like Prime Rib (but there are other dishes too) then check this place out!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Special Occasion
    gookat
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Lawry's is a wonderful place to go for a special occasion. The steaks were delicious and cooked perfectly to our specifications. The sides were also delicious. The mushrooms were the best I've ever had. We enjoyed our meal thoroughly. The wait staff and hostess were attentive and so professional.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lawry's Dinner
    Carol1VIP
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    As always, everything was excellent! We took our friends for a pre-wedding celebration and they also really enjoyed everything.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Huge Disappointment
    Food1stVIP
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    Our waiter was terrible. She got every stage of our meal wrong. She was impossible to find when we need her to fix things. We got the wrong salads, wrong sides and things were never corrected. She seemed to forget about us. The manager came by when we were waiting for the bill. The manager processed our payment. We never saw the waiter again after for the bill.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Anniversary Dinner
    Ladybug
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    Our dinner was lovely. Everyone, from the car valet, the hostess, our 2 waiters and the man who refilled our waters were very friendly and attentive. The bourbon cocktail, while not my choice of brand, was nevertheless smooth. We both opted for 8 oz. filet mignonette and they were wonderful and cooked exactly as we like our steaks. I wish they would buy locally is my only suggestion for improvent.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lawry's Delivers Again
    AlanVIP
    Dined on 9/29/2014
    Lawry's is the top location for a special family celebration!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • off night
    explorerVIP
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Went on Saturday evening to celebrate a birthday. Asked for a booth, got a table in a crowded section. Asked for a certain seasoned server, got a rookie. Order was off in some ways. Baked potato was cold.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Wonderful!
    Charmed
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    My husband and I dined here for our first anniversary on September 27th. This was my first visit and I was very impressed. Our waiter was very personable and helpful. I was having difficulty trying to find a wine that I liked and he made several recommendations. Unfortunately, I did not like any of the ones he brought me, but he was so patient and polite. The food was outstanding! The setting was perfect for our anniversary and it was nice to sit down and not be rushed through a meal and out the door. I look forward to dining here again!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Everything was very good. The creamed spinach and the prime rib were my favorites.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Consistently Great!
    savoryseeker
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    You will never go wrong at Lawry's, and I have been so spoiled that I would never eat prime rib anywhere else except Lawry's. Now, top that off with the spinning salad and the yorkshire pudding, and I always leave extremely satisfied. The flavors linger on the palate for a very long time.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Lawry's
    Ginatx
    Dined on 9/23/2014
    We love the prime rib at Lawry's, but be careful if you order anything other than the prime rib. Several times now we've brought in large parties and whenever someone orders something other than the prime rib, their food is always delayed. Some of the servers are good about remembering to turn orders for pork, lamb or salmon and wait until it is done, but the other night for my parents anniversary the waiter didn't turn in the order and then served everyone at the table and my father had to wait until dessert for a meal because they rushed his lamb, which was raw when he got it and they had to put it back on the grill to finish it and it seemed to take forever. I picked Lawry's but will reconsider the next time we have a family event.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    Food not seasoned or hot enough. Was really looking forward to going there with fiancé that had never been there and was completely disappointed. I hate to tell you but prime rib at Houstons is much better. I hadn't been there very recently and it truly wasn't nearly as good as it used to be. One of my daughters said the last time she was there for supper it also wasn't that good. We had gone there because we had gotten our marriage license that day and really didn't enjoy our meal. Sorry
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • DallasDiner
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    The food was great, but the service was even better. Our waiter, Mr. Thompson was exceptional, answering all questions and making sure that we were served well. The entire staff pitched in, bringing additional drinks, to-go boxes, anything that you could possibly think of. The setting was nice and there were a lot of additional "nice touches." The prime rib is served in a large silver cart and carved tableside. The salmon was DELICIOUS, as were the mashed potatoes and asparagus. Wasn't crazy about the crab cakes, but that could just be my personal taste preference. Couldn't have improved on the salmon dish, prime rib or the service though.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Food
    JROCK80
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Lawry's is a great venue for an anniversary or other milestone occasion. The venue is old school with hard woods and deep colors. The food and service were excellent! I will definitely return again as they meet the mark every single time. If you are entertaining younger clients, this is not the for them as this is a more mature venue.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.