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Kessler Theater

1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
+1 214-272-8346
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Great venue

The Kessler is an excellent venue. Caught a show here and enjoyed the intimate setting. No bad... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2016
via mobile

Went on 1/23/16 to see Joe Ely. I was surprised that this place is very small and intimate. We... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2016
chris s
Grapevine, Texas
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1230 W Davis St, Dallas, TX 75208-5129
+1 214-272-8346
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

The Kessler is an excellent venue. Caught a show here and enjoyed the intimate setting. No bad seat in the house. Would definitely go again!

Thank DeeMc1211
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Went on 1/23/16 to see Joe Ely. I was surprised that this place is very small and intimate. We had "general admission seating" and arrived shortly after the place opened so we had our choice of seats. The seats were great (not a bad one...More

Thank chris s
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I was very excited to see the 2 performers that were playing at the Kessler. The ticket prices were reasonable. I was able to find a good parking space on the street near the theater. The lobby and bar were very cool. They had reasonable...More

1  Thank Storm C
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Really great theatre. Neat bar at the entrance and no bad seat in the house. Usually have some great performers that play here.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

I've been to the Kessler many times to see artists ranging from St Vincent to Jake Shimabukuro, and never been disappointed. Some of the friendliest staff in town, good drinks and (surprisingly) food, great acoustics, and it's close by (for me). Definitely a shining star...More

1  Thank CdeLarios
Reviewed 26 May 2015

First of all, the performer we saw was excellent. This review is in no way a reflection of the show or the theater's ability to book acts, but of the staff and the overall venue. The staff was okay, but not overly friendly. We were...More

1  Thank DiscoMoose
Reviewed 12 February 2015

At the end of watching several great concert performances on 1/25, I went to pay my bar tab and there were drinks on it I did not order, and some I did order that I should have been charged for. The total outcome was NOT...More

7  Thank Daisyartpggy
Edwin C, Owner at Kessler Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. What you are suggesting is a criminal offense and is not tolerated at The Kessler. We have built our reputation on being a top-rated venue in North Texas and pride ourselves in all guests having a...More

Reviewed 18 January 2015

What a neat place to experience great music. Presents all varieties/venues and we went to see Billy Joe Shaver. Always a pleasurable time listening to BJ tell stories and put life experiences in his unique writing. Kessler facility has premier sound system. Tight, small place...More

2  Thank TxOutlaw
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Attended my first performance (the talented John Fullbright- check him out) at the Kessler on December 4, 2014. I was completely impressed with the theater. Very hip décor, local art. Walk up bar service. Food service available. Lounge seating in both lobbies prior to the...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Seen a few bands here. Love that you can reserve a front table. Bar upstairs and downstairs. Love the seats around the balcony. The sound system is great because it doesn't "blow" you away - but crisp. A wonderful venue.

1  Thank SimoFish
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