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Matt's Rancho Martinez - Garland

Southwestern, Spanish
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5085 N. George Bush Fwy, Garland, TX 75040
972-675-8600
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 26
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 5
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Matt's lunch after church

There is a variety of options to pick from off the menu. I chose chicken fingers. What a great dish! There are specials also. The drinks are good. Good atmosphere and wait staff. I could recommend going for lunch and dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
SRobinson2
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Plano, Texas
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Plano, Texas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

There is a variety of options to pick from off the menu. I chose chicken fingers. What a great dish! There are specials also. The drinks are good. Good atmosphere and wait staff. I could recommend going for lunch and dinner.

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DALLAS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My family and I have had several meals here. I highly recommend the Bob's Queso Dip and the their special Stuffed Poblano Pepper with chicken. Great food, great drinks and service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Food here is very good to excellent. My salmon was thick! Cooked just right. And gf kept talking about their chicken fried steak. I don't go to a Mexican restaurant for seafood or chicken fried steak BUT one of the best chicken fried steaks I've ever eaten! 5 stars on it! Place does get loud when busy tho and service... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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76 reviews 76 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We have always enjoyed Matt's beginning with its old location in Lakewood. We felt there was some decline when Matt's moved to its Greenville location but we had our love restored when we went to the new location in Garland. My Chili Relleno was as excellent as my first taste years ago. We highly recommend Matt's and will certainly put... More 

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Richardson, TX
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I had eaten at Matt's just over a year ago and thought it was excellent, definitely on the upper end of Mexican food. We ate there on 2/28 and I was very disappointed. Everything was very, very average, like all the other chain sit down Mexican establishments, but the price was higher. I can't imagine going back.

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Nothing special here. Normal TexMex food with less than average service. Nice interior finish out. Nice outdoor patio and bar, but entire staff is in serious need of training. Went with large party and even scheduled in advance. Took us two hours to get our food another hour to get our check. Very poor service.

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Dallas, TX
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Food is good...service and margaritas even better. Patio is nice if the weather is good. Kid friendly. Very good choice in the area.

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Garland, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Service is always very slow but the food is great. Try the jalopeno margarita for a change. Best Chile relleno ever.

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North Dallas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great patio- Hope they stay open with a bankrupt filing made earlier this last month or so! Servers are young not too experienced - waits are long between ordering and items arrivals .

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Sachse, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Our family of 4 went to this place hoping to enjoy it. The parking lot started with a rude person backing into our parking space even though we had our blinker on to turn into the spot- but that's no fault of the restaurant. We were seated very quickly. Our waitress was very nice, service was awesome- no complaints there.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5085 N. George Bush Fwy, Garland, TX 75040
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Garland
  • Phone Number: 972-675-8600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Southwestern, Spanish
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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