Al Biernat's

Upscale Steakhouse

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Overview

Al Biernat’s is more than just a venerable steakhouse to its loyal following in Dallas’ Oak Lawn neighborhood — it's a communal gathering presided over by Al himself. Bustling lunch and dinner crowds fill up on generous portions of Wagyu steak frites with truffle parmesan fries and green peppercorn sauce or Chilean sea bass atop lobster risotto. The in-house sommelier has curated an expansive wine list of over 650 vintages.

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ACCOLADES

  • Three stars from the Dallas Morning News
  • Number 27: The 50 Best Restaurants in Dallas 2016 — D Magazine
  • Diner's Choice Award 2015 — Opentable
  • 50 Best Restaurants in Dallas 2014 — Zagat
  • 100 Best Restaurants in Dallas 2013 — D Magazine

Menu for Al Biernat's

Dinner Menu

Shared Platters

  • Chilled Seafood Tower Small or Tall
  • Al's Classic Seafood Platter Tempura Prawns, Calamari, Crab Cakes
    $21.00

Small Plates & Starters

  • Premium Petrossian Caviar Traditional Service
  • Baked Goat Cheese Portabella Mushrooms & Sweet Garlic
    $12.00
  • Warm French Brie Roasted Garlic, Apples, Grapes, Grilled Baguette
    $19.00
  • Steamed P.E.I. Mussels & Littleneck Clams, White Wine
    $20.00
  • Tempura Battered Prawns Honey Mustard Vinaigrette
    $21.00
  • Chilled Jumbo Prawns Remoulade & Cocktail Sauce
    $21.00
  • Blackened Prawns Provencal Mesclun Mix, Dressing "Louis"
    $21.00
  • Escargots Tortellini, Tomato, Brandy-Roasted Garlic Butter
    $17.00
  • Lump Crab Cakes Horseradish, Whole Grain Mustard, Tomato Jam
    $20.00
  • Calamari Roasted Tomato Sauce & Garlic Aioli – Sautéed or Fried
    $14.00
  • Smoked Salmon Sesame Lavosh, Traditional Service
    $17.00
  • Oysters On The Half Shell or Rockefeller
  • Ahi Tuna "Poke" Toasted Sesame, Cilantro, Jalapeño Peppers
    $20.00
  • Ahi Sashimi Green Papaya, Ponzu
    $20.00
  • Smoked Duck & Roasted Rabbit Sausage Onion, Pimento, Jalapeño
    $16.00
  • Teriyaki Marinated Texas Quail Roasted Mushrooms, Pickled Ginger
    $20.00
  • Steak Tartare Purple Onion, Dijon Mustard, Chipotle Tabasco
    $19.00
  • Texas Wild Boar Chops Mango-Raspberry Chipotle Chutney, Bourbon Apples
    $20.00
  • Wagyu Carpaccio Pine Nuts, Parmesan, EVO
    $28.00

Soups & Salads

  • Today's Soup
    $9.00
  • Crab & Corn Chowder
    $9.00
  • Mixed Greens Choice of Dressing
    $9.00
  • Caesar Salad Sesame Lavosh
    $9.00
  • Mozzarella Amelia's Farm Tomato, Avocado, Basil, Balsamic Demi
    $11.00
  • The Wedge Crumbled Blue Cheese, Crispy Bacon
    $9.00
  • Warm Goat Cheese Salad Sundried Tomato Vinaigrette
    $12.00
  • Al's Salad Hearts of Palm, Avocado, Shrimp & Crab, Russian or Garlic Vinaigrette
    $21.00
  • Hearts of Palm Mixed Greens, Hazelnut Vinaigrette
    $10.00
  • Chopped Salad Hard Cooked Egg, Tomato, Bacon, Onion, Blue Cheese
    $10.00
  • Rocket Lettuce Fruit, Cheese, Nuts
    $12.00

Entrees

  • Prime Rib "20 oz. Boneless" Garlic Mashed Potatoes & French Beans – Limited Availability
    $48.00
  • Wagyu "Steak Frites" with Truffle Parmesan Shoestring Fries, Green Peppercorn Sauce
    $54.00
  • "Air, Land & Sea" Quail Buffalo, Prawn & Scallop, Port Wine Foie Gras Demi
    $56.00
  • Filet Oscar Lump Crab, Garlic Smashed Potatoes, Béarnaise
    $54.00
  • Wagyu Short Rib Parsnip Puree, Sautéed Kale – Foie Gras Demi
    $52.00
  • North Dakota Buffalo Filet Grilled Vegetables, Habanero BBQ Sauce
    $52.00
  • Chilean Sea Bass Lobster Risotto, Citrus & Basil
    $46.00
  • Bay of Fundy Salmon Israeli Couscous, Baby Arugula, Organic Tomato Ragu
    $33.00
  • Crab Stuffed Lemon Sole Sautéed Spinach, Lobster Butter Sauce
    $33.00
  • Japanese Horseradish Crusted Halibut Shrimp Fried Rice, Green Mango Garnish
    $45.00
  • Ahi Tuna Citrus Sesame Cole Slaw, Chili, Wasabi, Sweet Shoyu
    $38.00
  • Grilled Sea Scallops & Prawns Coconut Rice, Ginger Butter
    $38.00
  • Double Cut Colorado Lamb Chops (2) Lemon Mint Risotto
    $53.00
  • Veal Osso Bucco Wild Mushroom Risotto
    $39.00
  • Chicken Parmesan Linguini & Marinara
    $25.00
  • Chicken Piccata Capers & Linguini
    $25.00
  • Calves Liver Sautéed Onions, Roma Tomatoes, Grilled Vegetables
    $23.00
  • Grilled Vegetables Black Bean-Quinoa, Cucumber Mint Salad, Avocado, Corn Tortillas
    $23.00

Grill

  • Bone-in Filet
    $62.00
  • Filet Mignon
    $52.00
  • Petite Filet Mignon
    $41.00
  • Veal Chop
    $48.00
  • North Dakota Buffalo Filet
    $49.00
  • "Cowboy Cut" Ribeye
    $65.00
  • Wet Aged New York Strip
    $54.00
  • Japanese a5 Kobe
    $30.00
  • Australian Lobster Tail 6oz / 12oz
  • Red Wattle Pork Chops Apple Chutney
    $37.00
  • Bay of Fundy Salmon
    $30.00

Steaks for Two

  • Prime Porterhouse 30 oz
    $105.00
  • Wagyu Angus 20 oz. Strip Gearhart Ranch, TX
    $165.00
  • Chateaubriand 16 oz Gearhart Ranch, TX
    $170.00

Sides

  • Creamed Spinach
    $9.00
  • Sauteed Spinach
    $9.00
  • Sauteed Broccoli
    $9.00
  • Wild Mushrooms
    $10.00
  • Mushroom Risotto
    $10.00
  • Roasted Brussel Sprouts
    $10.00
  • Asparagus
    $11.00
  • Creamed Corn
    $9.00
  • Baby Carrots
    $10.00
  • French Beans
    $10.00
  • Baked Potato
    $9.00
  • Garlic Smashed Red Potatoes
    $9.00
  • Au Gratin Potatoes
    $11.00
  • Famous Whipped Sweet Potatoes
    $9.00
  • Skillet Potatoes
    $9.00
  • Onion Rings
    $9.00
  • Steak Fries
    $9.00
  • Lobster Risotto
    $16.00
  • Linguini Wild Boar Bolognese
    $10.00
  • Macaroni & Cheese
    $12.00

Lunch Menu

Starters

  • Shrimp Mango Ceviche Cilantro Lime Marinade, Tomato, Onion & Jalapeno
    $14.00
  • Baked Goat Cheese Portabella Mushrooms & Sweet Garlic
    $12.00
  • Lump Crab Cake Horseradish, Whole Grain Mustard, Tomato Jam
    $10.00
  • Smoked Duck & Roasted Rabbit Sausage Onion, Pimento, Jalapeño
    $16.00
  • Calamari Roasted Tomato Sauce & Garlic Aioli – Sautéed or Fried
    $14.00
  • Bite Sized Beef Wellington Puff Pastry Mushroom, Garlic & Peppercorn Sauce
    $12.00

Soups

  • Crab and Corn Chowder or Soup of the Day
    Small $5.00
    Large $9.00

Salads to Start

  • House Salad Choice of Dressing
    $5.00
  • Caesar Sesame Lavosh
    $5.00
  • Mozzarella Amelia's Farm Tomato, Avocado, Basil, Balsamic Demi
    $7.00
  • The Wedge Crumbled Blue Cheese, Crispy Bacon
    $7.00
  • Rocket Lettuce Fruit, Cheese & Nuts
    $8.00
  • Baby Kale-Quinoa Salad Mandarin, Yellow Squash, Blood Orange Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Spinach Hard Boiled Egg, Smoked Bacon, Roasted Garlic Vinaigrette
    $7.00
  • Greek Salad Olives, Onion, Capers, Feta Cheese, Oregano Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Cobb Salad Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Egg, Blue Cheese Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Mixed Greens Candied Walnuts, Blue Cheese, Teriyaki Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Classic Nicoise Shallot Mustard Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Slim Down Mixed Greens, Tomato, Almonds, Seasonal Fruit, Citrus Vinaigrette
    $8.00

Make a Salad an Entrée

  • Grilled Chicken Breast
    $7.00
  • Bay of Fundy Salmon
    $9.00
  • Sautéed Beef
    $12.00
  • Maine Lobster
    $21.00
  • Ahi Tuna
    $13.00
  • Jumbo Lump Crab
    $21.00
  • Tiger Prawns
    $21.00

Sandwiches

  • Meat Loaf Bacon, Balsamic, Provolone, Arugula, Sriracha Ketchup
    $16.00
  • Classic Club Sundried Tomato Mayonnaise
    $14.00
  • Prime Rib French Dip Au Jus, Horseradish Cream
    $20.00
  • Roasted Turkey Swiss Cheese & Chipotle Mayonnaise
    $14.00
  • Texas Wagyu Cheeseburger Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle
    $14.00
  • Brisket Shaved Red Onion, Habanero BBQ Sauce
    $14.00
  • Ahi Tuna Citrus Sesame Cole Slaw, Wasabi
    $17.00
  • Grilled Chicken Pepperjack Cheese, Crispy Bacon & Avocado
    $14.00
  • Chicken Salad Chipotle Mayonnaise
    $14.00

Weekly Specials

  • Monday - Beef Stroganoff Pappardelle, Mushroom, Sour Cream
    $17.00
  • Tuesday - Linguini Wagyu Meatballs, Marinara, Garlic Toast
    $16.00
  • Wednesday - Chicken Fried Chicken Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans
    $17.00
  • Thursday - Crab Stuffed Lemon Sole Sautéed Spinach, Lobster Butter Sauce
    $22.00
  • Friday - Prime Rib Skillet Potatoes, Green Beans
    $24.00

Land Fare

  • Texas Wagyu Flatiron Arugula, Carrots, Parsnip, Asparagus, Green Peppercorn Sauce
    $30.00
  • Beef Tenderloin Al's Favorite Red Potatoes, Port Wine Foie Gras Sauce
    $29.00
  • Meatloaf Whipped Potatoes, French Beans, Marsala Mushroom Sauce
    $16.00
  • Braised Short Ribs Roasted Rosemary Fingerling Potatoes, Asparagus, Red Wine Demi
    $21.00
  • Texas Wagyu Chopped Steak Tomato, Spinach, Blue Cheese, Grilled Onion & Jalapeno
    $18.00
  • Beef Tenderloin Tacos Avocado, Queso Fresco, Adobe Salsa, Corn Tortillas
    $13.00
  • Calves Liver Sautéed Onions, Roma Tomatoes, Grilled Vegetables
    $16.00
  • Herb Roasted Half Chicken Al's Favorite Red Potatoes, Spinach and Pan Jus
    $18.00
  • Rigatoni Italian Sausage, Spinach, Peas, Spicy Marinara
    $17.00
  • Chicken Parmesan Linguini & Marinara
    $15.00
  • Chicken Piccata Capers & Linguini
    $15.00
  • The Arnold Blackened Chicken Breast, Baked Potato, Roasted Tomato Salsa
    $15.00
  • Free Range Chicken Enchiladas Poblano Brown Rice, Adobo Sauce
    $15.00
  • Alan's Traditional Eggs Benedict
    $13.00
  • Blackened Pork Chop Avocado, Black Bean & Pico de Gallo – Cucumber Radish Slaw
    $21.00
  • Linguini Wild Boar Bolognese Garlic Toast
    $16.00

From the Sea

  • Al's Salad Hearts of Palm, Avocado, Shrimp & Crab, Russian or Garlic Vinaigrette
    $22.00
  • Tempura Battered Prawns Honey Mustard Vinaigrette
    $22.00
  • Ahi Tuna Poke Toasted Sesame, Cilantro, Jalapeno Peppers
    $21.00
  • Lump Crab Angel Hair, Sun-Dried Tomato, Basil, White Wine Butter Sauce
    $22.00
  • Shrimp & Grits Smoked Bacon Creole Sauce
    $22.00
  • Smoked Salmon & Goat Cheese Omelet Skillet Potatoes, Seasonal Fruit
    $18.00
  • Smoked Salmon Avocado Toast, Poached Eggs, Baby Arugula, Seasonal Fruit
    $18.00
  • Quinoa Crusted Red Snapper Potato Hash, Roasted Garlic Sauce, Shrimp Pico de Gallo
    $25.00
  • Bay of Fundy Salmon Israeli Couscous, Baby Arugula, Organic Tomato Ragu
    $21.00
  • Chilean Sea Bass Sautéed Spinach, Citrus & Basil
    $25.00
  • Japanese Horseradish Crusted Halibut Sesame Fried Rice, Green Mango Garnish
    $25.00
  • Grilled Sea Scallops & Prawns Coconut Rice, Ginger Butter
    $24.00
  • Shrimp Parmesan Linguini & Marinara
    $26.00

Brunch Menu

Soups, Salads, & Starters

  • Potato Crusted Calamari Diavolo & Aioli
    $14.00
  • Crab Cakes Horseradish, Whole Grain Mustard, Tomato Jam
    $10.00
  • Smoked Salmon Toasted Bagel, Capers, Red Onion, Cream Cheese
    $17.00
  • Al's Salad Hearts of Palm, Avocado, Shrimp & Crab
    $21.00
  • Main Lobster Cobb Salad Smoked Bacon, Avocado, Egg, Blue Cheese Vinaigrette
    $29.00
  • Crab & Corn Chowder
    Small $5.00
    Large $9.00
  • Mixed Greens Choice of Dressing
    $5.00
  • Caesar Sesame Lavosh
    $5.00
  • Mozzarella Amelia's Farm Tomato, Avocado, Basil - Balsamic Demi
    $7.00
  • The Wedge Crumbled Blue Cheese, Crispy Bacon
    $7.00
  • Season Fresh Fruit Raspberry Yogurt
    $10.00

Steak, Eggs, & Scrambles

  • Carne Asada Beef Tenderloin, Two Eggs Any Style, Hand Made Flour Tortillas
    $23.00
  • Prime Rib Hash Two Eggs Any Style
    $20.00
  • Smoked Salmon Tacos Cilantro, Scrambled Eggs, Sour Cream, Pico de Gallo
    $19.00
  • Shrimp & Crab Scramble Avocado, Scallion Crème Fraiche, Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $19.00
  • Lobster Scramble Green Onion, Capsicum & Texas Goat Cheese, Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $27.00
  • Italian Sausage Scramble Sun Dried Tomatoes, Basil & Pimento, Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $13.00
  • Lobster & Scrambled Egg Tacos Avocado, Smoked Bacon, Queso Fresco, Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $27.00
  • Alan's Traditional Eggs Benedict Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $12.00
  • Crab Cake Benedict Sliced Tomato, Steamed Asparagus
    $20.00
  • Smoked Salmon & Goat Cheese Omelet Skillet Potatoes & Fruit
    $18.00
  • Avocado Toast Poached Eggs, Smoked Salmon, Arugula & Fruit
    $18.00

Pancakes & French Toast

  • Buttermilk Pancakes Vermont Maple Syrup
    $9.00
  • Banana & Buttermilk Pancakes Mixed Berries -Berry Maple Syrup
    $11.00
  • Buttermilk Pancakes Grand Marnier Strawberries -Brown Sugar Butter
    $11.00
  • Brioche French Toast Caramelized Bananas, Black Berries, Chambord Cream
    $11.00

Entrees

  • Beef Tenderloin Al's Favorite Red Potatoes, Port Wine Foie Gras Sauce
    $29.00
  • Chilean Sea Bass Sautéed Spinach -Citrus & Basil
    $24.00
  • Braised Short Ribs Roasted Rosemary Fingerling Potatoes, Asparagus, Red Wine Demi
    $20.00
  • Prime Rib 12oz Skillet Potatoes, Broccoli
    $22.00
  • Sautéed Calves Liver Sautéed Onions, Roma Tomatoes, Grilled Vegetables
    $15.00
  • Chicken Fried Chicken Garlic Smashed Potatoes, Jalapeño Gravy
    $17.00
  • Shrimp & Grits Smoked Bacon Creole Sauce
    $21.00

Sandwiches

  • Chicken Salad Sandwich Chipotle Mayonnaise
    $13.00
  • Prime Rib French Dip Au Jus, Horseradish Cream
    $19.00
  • Texas Wagyu Cheeseburger Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle
    $14.00

Sides

  • One Egg Any Style
    $3.00
  • Skillet Potatoes
    $5.00
  • Three Slices of Niman Ranch Apple Smoked Bacon
    $5.00
  • Three Links of Breakfast Sausage
    $5.00
  • Garlic Cheese Grits
    $5.00
  • Brioche or Sour Dough Toast
    $3.00
  • Buttermilk Biscuits Niman Ranch Applewood Smoked Bacon & Jalapeño Gravy
    $6.00

4217 Oak Lawn Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$$
    Atmosphere: Intimate, Refined, Romantic
  • Dress Code: Dressy
    Good For: Groups, Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (214) 219-2201
  • Private Dining Room: Yes