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Gringo's Mexican Kitchen

10200 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, TX 77591
(409) 986-6864
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Ranked #1 of 78 Restaurants in Texas City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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ALABASTER
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place has some of the best Mexican I've ever had, and I've had a lot of Mexican. Great service, reasonably priced, good location. I sat at the bar and watched some football with some pretty lively locals and ate the best cheese and onion enchiladas with tamales skins on I've had since forever. When you're on the road go... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Good food and the waiter was great, Chris. We had the fish tacos, presidente and the fajitas for one. You get a lot of food for the money,

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Is always really busy. Noisy atmosphere. Over priced. The green sauce is my favorite item.over priced on bar drinks. Its ok but not all that great

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Des Moines, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Dinner out with family. Great atmosphere and service. Ask for Anthony (he provided awesome service). Food was wonderful. You can try anything and not be disappointed. Our group had Pacifico, Fajita Enchiladas, and Seafood Enchiladas. Very family friendly. You can even enjoy a complimentary ice cream cone after dinner.

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Texas City
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband and I go here when we want a really good margarita and we usually share the salad that is loaded with all the good stuff!! What we do not like is the noise. People are rude and talk too loud. Children are not necessarily disciplined and those who are we will usually thank the parents. And WHY do... More

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Top Contributor
157 reviews 157 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The chips and green sauce were excellent. We were seated quickly and our order was taken right away but it took a long time to get our food. The fish tacos were tasty.

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Texas City, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The food was good. But the service was not the greatest. I would go back to give a second opinion. Maybe within the next month.

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Santa Fe, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I've eaten at this Gringo's many times in the past, but plan to change my choice of restaurants after my family's experience tonight. My 9 year old daughter finished Vacation Bible School tonight, and we let her pic what restaurant she wanted to eat at. She chose Gringo's in Texas City. We arrived around 9:00. There was a 5-10 minute... More

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Washington DC area
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Fun and delciious food. Had fish tacos. They had generous portion of grilled filet of tilapia and vegetables in them, SO delicious! Some places have only a few small pieces of fish, not these.The avocado-sour cream dip they bring with the chips is wonderful! Nice frozen margarita. great service from Melissa.

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Shawnee, Oklahoma
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I don't really like Mexican food but this place makes their own corn tortillas fresh and they are great! Try the shrimp with a jalapeño or the fajitas they as super good! A warning though they do charge for cheese sauce (which is great and comes in an edible bowl) but they do have the chips and salsa setup. Also... More

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