Finding a bar that can accommodate you and a friend on a weekend is often hard enough. It can definitely be a challenge sometimes to find a bar in DFW that would be great to take a large group without feeling crowded or requiring you to come hours early to put enough chairs together. Luckily, there is a range of bars in DFW that are great for groups with offerings like private rooms and large patios.
Mercy Wine Bar
5100 Belt Line Road, Suite 544
Addison, TX 75254
Mercy Wine Bar is a great upscale wine bar located in Addison that serves up some great food alongside its long list of wines. It also has a room upstairs that is tucked away from the rest of the bar called The Red Room. This room is great for a private group of around 10 people. This is a great setting to have a more intimate atmosphere for just you and your friends. Reserving the room in advance is encouraged as it has become a more popular spot for groups or couples to go.
Times Ten Cellars
6324 Prospect Ave.
Dallas, TX 75214
In addition to offering up wines that are made by Times Ten Cellars itself from the grapes to the bottle, this wine bar also offers private rooms that can be reserved for groups of varying sizes for a variety of occasions. This is a great place to schedule a wine tasting with a group of friends and have the opportunity to tour the winery. It reserves rooms for wedding receptions, company events or just a casual get-together with your friends.
2909 Thomas Ave.
Dallas, TX 75204
The Londoner offers the atmosphere of a traditional English pub with dark wood throughout, a fireplace and a large patio out front. This pub is a great place to go with a group to enjoy a game of soccer, to have a business meeting or to have a private party. The large patio area is a great location to relax and enjoy the feel of the Uptown area. The pub also offers private party and meeting spaces that can be reserved in advance and the opportunity to have your event menu catered specifically to your party is offered as an option.
1917 N. Henderson Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
The home of life-sized Jenga and giant Connect 4, Barcadia is one of the best bars in town for groups that enjoy games. Board games can be enjoyed outside on the very large patio or your friends can enjoy one of the large tables and classic video game machines inside. Barcadia is a very popular spot for birthday parties and one of the reasons is because it offers an atmosphere that is great for larger parties and groups.
Rack Daddy’s Pool Hall
17509 Coit Road
Dallas, TX 75252
With multiple sections to this bar, it makes for a great place to go for parties or with groups. Because it is a pool hall, it has multiple pool tables to split amongst your group or you can have a game on just one table. If you’re not a fan of pool, you and your friends can play darts or ping pong, or enjoy a game on one of the large flat-screen televisions. There are plenty of tables for you to sit at inside the bar or you can enjoy the air outside on the large patio.
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