The Grill on the Alley - Dallas
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Food was inedible. Cobb salad has cold frozen chicken and French Onion soup tasted like a bowl of soi sauce. Fish was great. Service great. Recovery great - manager gave 20% discount. But wonder what happened back in kitchen to salad and soup
Good place for a cozy drink, or a filling lunch/dinner steak. Classic American steakhouse ambiance, excellent service, delicious lobster bisque! The fish options were really good too.. perfectly cooked.
Crab cakes were doughy/mushy.
Meatloaf was dry.
Steak was good.
Salmon was good.
Drinks were great.
Overall pretty forgettable food.
Nice to go to a place with white linen and have professional waiters. Every steakhouse I go to gets compared to Morton's as a reference. I would rank it very close in service and food quality. TGOA just doesn't custom make a salad next to your table or offer a souffle. I make a point of eating here every time we eat at the Westin Galleria hotel since it's just down the sidewalk too.
The service was friendly but the server got the order wrong for someone at the table. I ordered the cobb salad and it was boring and not very good. I use this restaurant for business meetings but not sure if I will go back for a while.
Gwenna, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I would like to know more about your dining experience. We appreciate your patronage thus far and would love to have you back to have the dining experience you deserve I can be reached at the restaurant 214.459.1601 Melissa Segura General Manager
Lobster tastes like frozen food hardly any lobster and wine was terrible $47 for crappy food
Hello, Thank you for your feedback, Id like to speak with you about your food quality, I can be reached at 2144591601, I appreciate you taking the time to review us. Best, Melissa Segura General Manager
Wonderful server, great experience!
Four for a late lunch. Three of us had the special Crab Louie salad which was superb. One had another special swordfish which was also good. Service was top quality. Selection of tap beer was interesting. We will be back
The fillet steak was not as flavorful as it should be for dry aging and the price. The sides were good but broccoli needed to be cooked a little more. No baked potato is worth $12. Good but not top notch food. Service was excellent.
The food was horrible. My fish was inedible. The side dishes had zero flavor. The staff was not knowledgeable about the food or wine on their menu. I would never eat here again.
Amazing restaurant. It’s perfect for celebrating any special occasion.
Salmon entree was incredible!
Mike, Thank you for your review! We hope to see you very soon!
First time I enjoyed n will definitely be back
Thank you for your review! We offer Happy Hour all day on Saturday's and Sunday's at the bar as well as $5 martinis Cheers! Melissa Segura
Steak dried out table was not set up no menus. No explanation on Valentine’s Day menu or regular menu. Drinks never refilled always had to ask. Waste of money
Several years ago, we hosted a private dinner at The Grill on the Alley. The service and food were amazing so this is a special place for us. This year, we decided to visit on Valentine's Day. The food and service did not disappoint. I had Ahi Poke as an appetizer. It was good but lacking in presentation. My sea bass was great and the mango sorbet was a perfect end to the meal. The only flaw to the evening was the independently run valet service was under staffed and had a line so long that people were leaving their cars so the restaurant would know they were going to keep their reservation.
First time diners. Would not go back. Never asked if we wanted a second glass of wine; glass sat there empty until we left. Steak was rare; sent back; returned rare; sent back. Brought back rare again.
I will give it another chance because it has been good in the past . We had a reservation at 6:00, arrived on time and walked through a completely empty restaurant to a very small table in the middle. We asked if there was any chance to get a booth and hostess said no they were all reserved. I said I guess our reservation didn’t count. That set the mood for the dinner. Our server was sweet. The food was mediocre and has been better. My date said he owed me a do over. On a night like Valentine’s , I expect Over the top quality and impeccable planning. Valentine’s is not an unexpected evening.
The meal started out fine. Our server too ill and we were never passed off to a new server. And while the collective group of servers checked for for empty dishes and water refill we felt a bit abandoned. We ordered Salmon and it was a bit over cooked and portion size and presentation for the cost was less than wonderful.
Thank you for your review, We certainly apologize, that you noticed the curve ball that was thrown our way, We were trying not to let that impact our level of service. However it did... We would love it if you gave us another chance. I would be more than happy to make a reservation for you and ensure that you get the dining experience you deserve. 214.459.1601 We look forward to hearing from you very soon Melissa Segura General Manager
Amazingly attentive staff with the patience of angels. My date and I were treated like royalty from arrival to departure.
As usual, The Grill on the Alley proved to be the perfect place for a special lunch. Our server was great and our lunches were delicious. I love the fact that we can make reservations through OpenTable at The Grill on the Alley which assures us that we will have a no-waiting, hassle-free lunch. Love The Grill!
Ellen, Thank you for your review! We agree Kat is great, next time you join us you can ask for her! We hope to see you soon! Best, Melissa Segura General Manager
Beautiful restaurant. Most of our party was disappointed with their meal. Nothing special.
Food and service were both great. I will definitely be returning.
Disappointing. Did not enjoy like I did their Beverly Hills location. Won’t return.
Picked a spot near Galleria for a business lunch and was pleasantly surprised by this one.
Very attentive service, but food slipped a notch since prior visits. Nothing awful, but a bit disappointing.
Exceptional food and service
We were from out of town and just wanted a nice steak dinner before leaving Dallas. The people were so very friendly, the food was delicious. They catered to our every need. The Coconut Cake was spectacular and allowed us to laugh with the table across from us - it is enough for 4 people! Thank you so much for the delightful evening.
I had a business lunch at the Grill. I had reserved a table and the table was ready and in a good location in the restaurant for a business conversation. The service was excellent but did not interrupt the conversation. The waiter was patient and professional. A great place for a business lunch.
At my visit yesterday, things seem to be a bit off-key, e.g. :
- One employee seemed angry, banging chairs, scowling & generally being unpleasant
- Initial service seemed slow, viz. it took ~10-15 minutes to be greeted @ our table & asked for our drink order
I had a bad experience regarding service for a 9 people dinner. The waiter was busy serving other small parties. She lacked service due to amount of waiters. I was expecting better quality of service.
Very expensive but very good
Great good. Always very pleased and try to come when visiting
One of best. Always easy to get into. Handsome restaurant. professional staff. Non Trendy, great business atmosphere. Quality food.
The restaurant was fairly empty on a Saturday night despite the mall attached to the restaurant being extremely busy with holiday shoppers.
Despite that, we had to wait 45 minutes for our table (we had a reservation), and then the food service was also extremely slow.
Again, the restaurant was virtually empty, so really inexplicable why we had this experience.
The food was good, but in general prices $10 more per plate than much more popular (and better) steakhouses within a few miles.
Great option at the Galleria.
Great service and food, as usual. Waiter was very good.
I have dined here multiple times and have always enjoyed it. This last time was really dreadful. The steak I had was grey and overcooked. The cut itself felt cheap and tough. The flavor was flat. We had 12 people there and it was unanamous that the food was bad. The fish portions were extremely small and undercooked. Blackened fish was underseasoned. Sides were bland and had no seasoning. Asparagus was shriveled and flavorless.
I will not be back nor can I honestly recommend for anyone.
Food was wonderful. Service - nonexistent. Server would disappear for long periods of time and the issue was not just with our waiter. The table next to us, full of lovely old ladies, kept asking for bread - never received it. Another table across from us had their entire meal comped their service was so bad. Shame, could be a great place
The Grill was outstanding, Great food and service.
11:30 reservation, food was over cooked check arrived before we were done eating, not offered desert.
I have had better visits here.