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Mi Cocina

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4001 Preston Road, Plano, TX
469-467-8655
Today
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: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating
Description: Welcome to Mi Cocina where everything we offer is hand-crafted and made...
Welcome to Mi Cocina where everything we offer is hand-crafted and made fresh daily using authentic Mexican cooking techniques and the finest ingredients available. You'll love our Tex-Mex menu from our famous, homemade salsa to our mouthwatering, hand-dipped enchiladas. You can taste the freshness and quality in every bite. Relax in our comfortable stylish surroundings with one of our legendary Mambo Taxis® served by our family of warm, friendly and professional staff. It's our honor to serve you!
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Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Bloody Mary's

I know that Mi Cocina is known for their margaritas(mambo taxi) but they make the best bloody mary. Spicy and savory. The mix they use is the key as well as mixing the ingredients before serving. The Mi Cocina bloody mary has almost replaced the margarita as my drink of choice.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
BobQuortrup
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English first
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I know that Mi Cocina is known for their margaritas(mambo taxi) but they make the best bloody mary. Spicy and savory. The mix they use is the key as well as mixing the ingredients before serving. The Mi Cocina bloody mary has almost replaced the margarita as my drink of choice.

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Dallas, Texas
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414 reviews 414 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

It's a chain and they are all not the same quality-wise. In general pretty good. Read the menu carefully as the items are priced strangely.

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Prosper, Texas, United States
Top Contributor
145 reviews 145 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Ate lunch with a coworker here. Meal was nice. The outdoor seating is great - nice view for the 'burbs. I would definitely eat here again.

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Bethlehem, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

great atmosphere. great food! never disappointed! yummy spinach enchiladas. been there forever and remained excellent

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santiago
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Excellent variety of plates. Didn´t know what to choose but finally ordered "Mama´s Tacos" (Grilled fajitas with either chicken or beef in corn tortillas served with rice and sliced avocado salad. A lot of drinks to choose from such as Margaritas, Mambo taxi etc, A real nice place and very well attended. Definitely will go there again.

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North Carolina
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We waited only 25 minutes for dinner on a Friday evening. This place us huge, loud and very busy. Service is top notch. Nice menu with some creative variations. Food very fresh and delicious. Great drinks (but no beer on draft?).

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Amarillo, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Excellent food and our drinks were very good! I had a Skinny Margarita that was awesome! I had their Spinach Enchiladas and they were very good. The service was great! The staff was very nice and friendly! Nothing to dislike here! :)

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Dallas, Texas
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Very busy atmosphere. Food was pretty good. I know I'm in the minority, but I don't get the big deal about this place. Mexican food isn't a huge deal for me, so maybe that's it. Very trendy.

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Plano, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Mi Cocina delivers superb food everytime ! I visited this location probably 20 times, you are not going to go wrong chosing this place. One of my favorites: Enchiladas ! If you want to enjoy a great place and great tex-mex food, Mi Cocina is the place to go !

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Manchester
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166 reviews 166 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Very nice restaurant for a chain, excellent food with value prices. They also make some fantastic margaritas. Try and sit outdoors-lakeside with a fountain in center if not too hot. Had the house chimichangas with beef, very well done. Severs are friendly and helpful. Lots of competition in area and this is Top 5.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4001 Preston Road, Plano, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Plano
  • Phone Number: 469-467-8655

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Welcome to Mi Cocina where everything we offer is hand-crafted and made fresh daily using authentic Mexican cooking techniques and the finest ingredients available. You'll love our Tex-Mex menu from our famous, homemade salsa to our mouthwatering, hand-dipped enchiladas. You can taste the freshness and quality in every bite. Relax in our comfortable stylish surroundings with one of our legendary Mambo Taxis® served by our family of warm, friendly and professional staff. It's our honor to serve you!
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

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?