St Martin's Wine Bistro

4.8
1178 reviews
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Welcome to St. Martin's where we have perfected the art of dining by combining innovative style and chic European sophistication!

All of this while enjoying live piano in an unforgettable atmosphere!

The décor is elegant, smart and stylish. The service is friendly and attentive.

St. Martin's offers live piano bar entertainment & complimentary valet parking seven nights a week and Sunday brunch.

Our team of expert chefs will astound you with their culinary creations inspired by traditional favorites.

Nightly blackboard specials bring the tastes of the world together for you!

Our wine list is comprised of over two hundred different options with an impressive Captain's portfolio, and we feature an extensive by-the-glass selection, updated seasonally. This is not your average wine bar.
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C
Dallas
14 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Our first time, but won’t be the last! Everything was delicious! Our friends with us, who are not originally from here, said it was the best restaurant they had ever been to in Dallas. Thanks for a very nice evening!

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ES
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was amazing! I'm not a big steak person but I had the surf and turf and the stake was great!

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ME
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Valentine’s Day. Our waiter made our dinner. Called himself flawless !!! Plan to go back soon

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RE
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 5

I have been here before and had a wonderful evening which is why I was so quick to book here for Valentines Day. Could not have had a more different experience. The food was just insanely salty. The food was not cooked to order and Service was mediocre. While I know I'm going to be fair and come here again. I do know I will not be back for any kind of event dining.

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T
Dallas
7 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

St.Martins may be the best resaurant in Dallas. The Wednesday night wine dinners in particlar are world class. In Dallas, this is one of tne few places where I feel that fare, wine list and service delivers full value My thanks to John and his staff for always making us feel welcome. In view of todys trend in restaurants economkics, e.g. establish a name, and then sell out to absentee investors, St.Martins remaons a symbol of the past, where dining was a continuing tradition.

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JC
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Dinner, service and music were wonderful. This is a great restaurant!

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B
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 2

We were not happy with the size of our table. Each of our table hung over the table on each side. If we know we will have that small a table in the future we likely will not use St. Martin's as our favorite restaurant.

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H
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous evening with family to celebrate birthdays. We could even carry on a conversation with no TVs blaring. Quiet lovely piano background music, delicious dinner, amazing desserts, super service. We will be going again.

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RG
Dallas
10 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

There’s a reason we’ve been going for 30+ years. Consistently great food, excellent service, and outstanding piano entertainment.

Louis on piano is a amazing. His talent is spectacular.

Cant wait to return soon!

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YO
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We have been coming to St Martins since 1985 and have always been impressed. Great food and excellent service. They go out of their way to make everyone feel welcome

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OT
Dallas
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love St. Martin’s Bistro. The restaurant is beautiful, with a lot of character on the inside. Seating was nice; we asked for a booth and they arranged one for us quickly (I forgot to make that request when I made the reservation). The wait staff is excellent. They were attentive to our needs but not overly intrusive.
The live piano music was awesome. The pianist had a repertoire that included current hits to classical music. The music was soft enough that we could still hold a conversation without raising our voices.
Every part of the menu was awesome. The appetizer and salads were delicious and were a reasonable size. The main course was also delicious. Dessert and coffee rounded out the evening. We did not have any of the wine or spirits that St. Martin’s has, but it appears as if they have an extensive offering of both for those who are interested.
This is a great place to take someone you love for dinner.

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M
Dallas
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

St. Martin's is the most romantic gem of a restaurant! The food, service and atmosphere are always flawless.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had such a great time with my family for brunch. The service and the food was amazing. Thank you so much for a beautiful experience. We will definitely comeback.

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DC
Dallas
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

I have been coming to this restaurant since they opened!


The food and service never disappoint. This is another great visit.


DavidCurd@SoundStageSystems.net

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RR
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

When we walked into St. Martin's Wine Bistro we were immediately presented with a live piano player, a bar, romantic candlelight and, when we got to our table, a stunning large chandelier. The wine list was incredible and wait staff equally so. The food was exquisite, my wife and I split an order of escargot and champaign brie soup. For entrees my wife had the Le Veau à la Française (Veal Scaloppini) and I had the Thermidor. We finished off our meal with a show-stopping chocolate soufflé. We had a little trouble with Uber after our meal and the maître beckoned us back inside from the rain and brought us a table and some water while we waited. Exceptional service and exceptional food, a neighborhood gem definitely worth a visit.

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JF
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Romantic with well prepared dishes and drinks. A long standing neighborhood haunt. Recommended.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best meal I have enjoyed meal in recent memory. This Dallas icon lives up to its reputation.

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D
Dallas
68 reviews
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Dinner music from Louis was outstanding as usual. Wonderful evening

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SH
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My husband and I came in for a long awaited date night. We had a wonderful time. JD took excellent care of us and helped to make our evening special. The ambiance and live music was lovely. We got engaged in France in 2014 and loved all of the little small town bistros we dined in. We loved coming here and feeling like we were in a little place in France in the middle of the big D. Thank you for making this a memorable experience for us.

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AQ
London
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Four of us had a fantastic evening at St Martin’s! We loved the whole experience and would easily return if we were ever in Dallas again. Fab service, wonderful food and a most enjoyable evening!

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TB
Savannah
9 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and great dinner. Live piano music was very nice as well. The whole dinner, wine and cocktails were very good and our waiter was especially nice. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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RP
Dallas
11 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

The food was perfection. Mussels are the best!

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r
Dallas
54 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

Same menu. Same daily specials. Food is fine. Looks like a special occasion place

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DK
Dallas
10 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

The food was fantastic, as it always is here, but we mad the mistake of dining at 5:15. It is not the same ambiance as later in the evening when they have the piano player there and the fining rooms are darker.

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OT
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of our best experiences in years.

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LR
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

My wife complained that her soup wasn't hot. She also said that her eggs Benedict wasn't very good. My food was very good.

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PH
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on January 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We love St. Martins. We are always treated with such respect and the service is wonderful.

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M
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My wife & I have dined at St. Martin's Wine Bistro for years. We just celebrated another birthday at St. Martin's. The wine, appetizer (escargot), and entrees (veal & scallops) were delicious as always. St. Martin's never disappoints! (This year we drove 90 miles for this meal ... it was well worth the drive.)

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KB
Dallas
24 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

We went for anniversary dinner. This is a quiet, dark, intimate place. A pianist with (silver candelabra ) sang and played, adding to the ambience. The food was very good and service spot on. This is a refined throwback restaurant, which is a nice change.

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RB
1 review
Dined on January 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The owner was present, The ambiance was great and quite romantic. The Food and Service was delicious at a fair price.

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St. Louis
2 reviews
Dined on January 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always love this place. My wife and I go here every year for our anniversary. Service and ambience are great. Can dress up or go more business casual and feel right at home. Food is always delicious and for the prices you can’t beat it!

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OT
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on January 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

Beautiful ambience, great food,

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A
1 review
Dined on January 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful ambience to enjoy an anniversary dinner date. Very pleasant live piano performance & wonderful service all around. Enjoyed every course of our dining experience.

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CW
Dallas
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing service! Open table also assisted in making the anniversary dinner something special. All the staff came over to our table and said happy anniversary. Would highly recommend the food coupled with a live pianist 7 nights of the week. Going back soon.

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WH
1 review
Dined on January 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food here was excellent!
there was valet parking, and the valet attendant gave me the option to have him park my car or park it myself and to not worry about the fact its valet, after I parked he came in to the restaurant to check if I made it okay, he was very kind.
The exterior of the building, not going to lie, it really isn't too appealing, but the inside was really pretty, though it is a bit cramped.
There is a live pianist, who is very talented and it is very pretty, though where we were seated, it did make it rather difficult to communicate with one another.
The waiter was very nice, helpful and understanding
I did not know how to pronounce the names he assured me I could just point out what it was or just name the protein. As well, even though this was a wine place, he let us know that they have a few non alcoholic options if we do not want just a water (though it is still pricey) but very well crafted nonalcoholic cocktails, and worth it
And the food! So good! So well prepared! So much flavor!
We had the Le Crabe Façon St. Martin’s, which was really nice and had good texture and the sauce was wonderful.
My date had the Les Tournedos Rossini ,which she loved, and I had to try the glaze and the foie gras, both very tasty.
I myself had the Le Blanc de Poulet Au Boursin, and it was very nice, very well made. everything on it was perfect.
I easily recommend this Restaurant to anyone, though do be prepared for the check it will be high. But I do promise, it is very worth it!

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OT
Dallas
1 review
Dined on January 14, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Second year we’ve come to St Martin’s for my birthday!
The only reason I gave 4 starts for service is because they’ve apparently implemented a policy whee you have to order your whole meal before the order will be turned in!
I was really hungry(as if been saving my appetite)and was told this!
I knew I wanted escargot, but I had no idea what else I wanted...yet.
Pablo was nice enough to ask the chef if he could make an exception.!
Food, as ALWAYS was wonderful!! Great piano music too!
Farshad, the valet, was an absolute joy to visit with!!!

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DK
Dallas
10 reviews
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best fine dining experience we have had in 5 years, and we do this a lot, and in many cities. The quality of the food was Michelin Quality, the service was world class, and the atmosphere had pleasant surroundings with pleasant live piano music that was not so loud as to hinder conversation at the table.Drinks mixed perfectly, wine list extensive and covered all price ranges. We live in this area, but never knew this was here until I looked it up on Open Table. Now we will start dining here often.

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C
Dallas
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waiter knew what we needed before we even thought to ask about it. Great instincts when it comes to waiting tables.

The food was euphoric and my anniversary dinner was perfect. I would recommend to anyone.

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OT
Dallas
7 reviews
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love St Martin’s. They have been my go to for 20 years now and never disappoint. I can’t say enough good about them.

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KS
Dallas
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

St. Martin's is one of our favorite restaurants for date night. We love the atmosphere and the food is always amazing. Although we enjoy trying new restaurants, this is our go to when we want an excellent meal.

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