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El Asadero

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1535 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76106
817-626-3399
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
The place for fajitas

This tiny restaurant is said to have the best fajitas in Fort Worth and our family agrees. The guisada is quite good also. The salsa is spicy. Skip the michaladas...the worst I've ever had.....just too tart to be tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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69 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

This tiny restaurant is said to have the best fajitas in Fort Worth and our family agrees. The guisada is quite good also. The salsa is spicy. Skip the michaladas...the worst I've ever had.....just too tart to be tasty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I had family come in from out of state. I had to take them to El Asadreo's to eat. This is my favorite place to eat Mexican Food out of any Tex Mex or Mexican restaurant in the DFW area. Many times on Friday and Saturday nights people are lined out the door.

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Falls Church, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I keep looking for that perfect Tex-Mex joint and El Asadero may be as close as they come. This time I had the Chicken Enchiladas with Mole, served with a side of rice and beans. Wow -- Holy Mole, this was an exceptional dish. You go here for the food. The service was mediocre -- efficient -- not bad --... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Nice little restaurant. Great food. I've been coming here a long time. Love the margaritas. If Joe T Garcia's is too crowded this is a great second choice.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Small family owned and operated Mexican restaurant just south of the Stockyards area with very good, reasonably priced authentic Mexican food. Service a little

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Our best friends and us love going to the El Asadero. The hot sauce is usually very hot and delicious. Their guacamole is the best anywhere. The fajitas, both chicken and beef, are always so good and our favorite thing to eat there. I always order the French fries to go with it. I know that sounds weird, but try... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

For an inexpensive lunch or dinner and some of the best Mexican food plates you can find, El Asadero is it! Look for the little Orange Bldg. off of Main Street in Fort Worth's Northside area just south of the Historic Stockyards and Billy Bobs. The parking is limited and their alcoholic beverages just average, but the food is Outstanding!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

My favorite small Mexican restaurant in Fort Worth hands down. They have the best Pork Chops I've ever eaten. The Milenesa is also outstanding. The portions are very generous and the menu is very reasonably priced. They have some of the best salsa I've ever eaten as well. I usually purchase a quart to go after dinner. Go check it... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

With all the positive reviews, I reckoned to be in for a very good to excellent meal. Didn't happen. Chips were good but the hotter than usual salsa had an aftertaste I didn't like. For the entree, I ordered the beef fajitas a la parilla. Meat was tender but too salty. Rice and refried beans were lukewarm. Rice was over... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Upon arrival , noticed a little young girl yelling which was out of control. Another older and young female to busy face-booking and texting, I asked her If I need to wait to be seated, she said yes. then yet another young female (get the idea about family) smiles and says "just sit anywhere you like". I took a seat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1535 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76106
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: 817-626-3399

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?