When the weather is bad, most people want to just stay indoors. However, the cabin fever may start to set in at some point and you might want to head out. While DFW is known for some great patios, that probably isn’t where you want to enjoy a drink when it’s cold or rainy. These are some of the best bars in the area for when the weather is bad. They serve food that will warm you and many have fireplaces to cozy up next to while enjoying a drink.
Kennedy Room
2512 Maple Ave.
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 880-0189
www.kennedyroom.comA quaint little neighborhood bar, this is a great place to go on a chilly or rainy day. The fireplace is perfect to huddle around with friends while enjoying a cocktail or a nice beer. The food menu includes a good list of comforting bar food that is always perfect to enjoy on a rainy day. For nicer weather, they also have a patio that is good to enjoy with friends.

Henry’s Majestic
4900 McKinney Ave.
Dallas, TX 75205
(469) 893-9400
www.henrysmajestic.comWith both an indoor and outdoor fireplace, this is the perfect spot to enjoy on a rainy day or a cold night. The decor is a great mix of old and new and makes you feel like you are at home surrounded by some great antiques. The food consists of comforting small plates, and there is a variety of beers and wines to enjoy while drying off by the fire. In nicer weather, you can enjoy a game of pool out on their dog-friendly patio.

Three Sheets
3113 Ross Ave.
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 823-3113
www.threesheetsdallas.comThree Sheets is a very comfortable bar that is perfect for having a good cocktail while staying out of the rain. It is a sports bar that has rustic decor. The building started out as a car dealership in 1947 and now includes a library lounge. The front doors are from a 1930s orphanage, and other pieces of decor are from back in the 1890s. There are flatscreens scattered around the bar and there is also a covered patio that offers pool, foosball and beer pong.

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The Woolworth
1520 Elm St., Suite 201
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 814-0588
www.thewoolworthdallas.comWith a menu that serves a variety of small plates with flavors from all over the globe, this is the perfect place to park yourself with some friends and try a bunch of different things on the menu. They also have a great cocktail menu with classic cocktails with a little bit of a twist. The decor includes plush seating and dark woods. The library room is perfect for relaxing and getting out of the bad weather. The indoor fireplace is perfect for cozying up to in the colder months.

Mercy Wine Bar
5100 Belt Line Road, Suite 544
Addison, TX 75254
(972) 702-9463
www.mercywinebar.comMercy Wine Bar is a cozy, comfortable wine bar. The art in the bar was carefully chosen, including the murals and the custom seating. Each week, they have local musicians come in and provide live music. They serve over 100 wines by the glass and another 50 by the bottle. The wines served are from 12 different countries, and the staff is always happy to help you find the best wine for your taste.

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