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Jul 24, 2007 07:00 PM

South Dallas

I've noticed there's not a lot of talk about places down this way, aside from the Bishop arts district. Anyone know of anything?

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  1. I like Baby Back Shak for BBQ (1800 S Akard St) and South Dallas Cafe (3126 Grand Ave) for soul food.

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    1. re: DFWGuy

      Elaine's. Jamaican food located on the SW corner MLK and 75. The goat curry was one of my favorite dishes I tried this year. (skechy area)

    2. I had the goat curry last night and it was not as good as the other previous tries. A little on the mushy side and a bit over salted, but still a great dish.

      1. Sweet Georgia Brown's for soul food extroidaire!

        1. Baby Back Rib Shak!!!

          Best Baked Beans in town. The ribs are to die for and the boudain - yum! The bbq sauce is Carolina style - tangy and yummy! I believe it's BYOB, so load up on your favorite beer before you go in.

          Just make sure you block off two hours for a nap once you're done.

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            1. re: Epicurious Esquire

              a big second for Baby Back Shak....what do they put in those beans ?