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“Timeless Texmex” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Chico

El Chico
1111 N Interstate 35 E, DeSoto, TX 75115
(972) 228-2133
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Ranked #3 of 52 Restaurants in DeSoto
Cuisines: Mexican
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Rowlett
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Timeless Texmex”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Grew up on El Chicos and this location has been a standard for my folks who live close by. Personal service from the manager to the bust staff.

Visited May 2014
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7 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Lexington, South Carolina
Top Contributor
223 reviews 223 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 106 cities Reviews in 106 cities
172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
“Average food...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

If you like typical Americanized Mexican food then this chain restaurant would probably satisfy your needs.
If you want great authentic Mexican food then go somewhere else.
El Chico serves your find anywhere lunch specials.
Food is prepared quickly,staff are friendly and prices are reasonable.
Standard chips n salsa are ok.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Denison, Texas, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Good service and food.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

No complaints. Was an excellent El Chico. Food was hot and an excellent value. Loda Coladas were excellent!

Visited March 2014
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Dallas, Texas
1 review
“Old Memories”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

On a recent trip to South Texas I saw the El Chico on the side of the highway and decided to stop. It had been a while since eating there, although we used to go all the time when I was younger. I had my old favorite Cheese Enchiladas and they were delicious just as I remembered. I washed it down with an ice cold beer! Never did I need or have to wait for anything as the staff and management were all over it.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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