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Komali

Map & Directions 4152 Cole Ave.
Dallas, TX 75204-8245
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214-252-0200
  • Mexican
  • Sun 11am-2pm, Mon-Sat 11am-11pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Accepted

Description

Dallas Observer's Description

It begins with the restaurant's name, Komali, which is derived from the Nahuatl comali, source of the Spanish word comal, a plain, flat griddle used predominantly to cook feather-light tortillas. The restaurant's modern look gives the place a chic sheen, anchored by a whitewashed palette with dark accents, wicker-lined walls, banquettes lining the south wall and an artisan-made fireplace. A humble dish Komali serves up that should breathe new life into the Dallas restaurant scene is the vuelve a la vida, a seafood cocktail with a name that translates to "return to life." The sliced avocado garnish gave it a creamy counterpoint, and the fish, shrimp, oysters and octopus were fresh, and finely chopped. Other menu items include chile relleno de jaiba, a crabmeat-stuffed poblano pepper resting on salsa roja and accompanied with cilantro rice and chicken mole.

 
Member Reviews

  • komalidallas
    komalidallas wrote a review for Komali
    on 07/18/12
    5

    Chef and Owner Abraham Salum offers a fresh new look into the cuisine of his native Mexico with Komali. The restaurant takes its name from the native Aztec word for an open fire griddle used by the people of Mexico to prepare tortillas and toast cacao beans for coffee.

    Chef Salum’s vision for Komali is to distinguish authentic Mexican flavors and preparations from popular... More >>

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