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Tex Mex Santa Fe

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$$ - $$$
Innere Altstadt
Mexican, Southwestern, South American, Steakhouse, Spanish, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Gewandhausstr. 3, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 8488550
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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199 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

As the name said "Tex-Mex", the menu is a combination of Mexican and Texan food. We had a mix plate of tortillas which was good, and a mix grill "little cowboy" which had chicken wings, park steak, sausage and great ribs, came with coleslaw, potato wedges and fried potatoes. All dishes are served with very good sauces. Friendly service, great... More 

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Thank Yaron M
Bamberg, Germany
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Some people will give this restaurant a bad rating because they don't think the food is "authentic." That's not my complaint about this restaurant. I can forgive a restaurant for straying from what the cuisine tastes like in its original locale. Who cares if the meal is delicious? But bad food is just bad food, and that's what I had... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

It's the best place for young people! Drinks are delicious and the staff is really kind and what is important to me speak more than one language! Super!

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Thank Bartek U
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Worst meal of our stay in Dresden. Ordered the most expensive steak but considering the quality we were either served the lowest quality or the cheaper steaks should never be ordered. Service was indifferent and slow. Certain sauces for my wife arrived ten minutes after the food was presented. And although the suggestion is that this is a cheap restaurant... More 

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Thank vinker
Dresden, Germany
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly enough, but the disappointment started when the chips delivered to our table were painfully stale, and probably out of a bag. The dips were pretty good, the guacamole was especially smooth, but those chips were tooth breakers. We found out after waiting for an hour that they hadn't even started our entrees because they were waiting... More 

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Thank PriyaZin
Munich, Bayern, Germany
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

Having eaten TexMex all over the US I am very hesitant to try it in Germany as I have been disappointed most of the time. Not this time. Simply amazing . We tried 3 tapas which could have been a meal in itself and then went for the Grill Platter Argentina. Simply awesome. Wish this place would be in Munich... More 

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Thank Joerg D
Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Very friendly & efficient staff serving tasty food in pleasant surroundings. Good choice on offer at reasonable prices and the dishes well presented. We found good enough to visit twice trying different meals each time.

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Thank Failsafe659
Warszawa
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

* poor service * unfriendly staff *the slwoest service i have ever seen in dresden(47 minutes) * i found hair in my steak !!! Really. *everything was tasteless rice,salad,enchilladas

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Thank Gado H
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Came here hoping to have an authentic meal. I was disappointed by a number of things. Salsa tasted like pace picante salsa. Guacamole lacked flavor- more like mashed avocado. Ordered chicken fajitas and the chicken was very juicy. The server was overwhelmed having to wait on the entire restaurant. I did win a shot of tequila for rolling snake eyes... More 

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Thank Nikki L
Frankfurt, Germany
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98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Great food, drinks, service. Portions more than fair for the price, they are actually pretty large. We had a dish for two persons but it could have easily fed 3 hungry people. A bit silly to mention, but I was especially impressed by the cleanliness of the ladies' room :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $19
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, South American, Steakhouse, Spanish, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gewandhausstr. 3, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Dresden>  > Innere Altstadt
  • Neighborhood: Innere Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 351 8488550
Description
Viva la Mexico. The restaurant caters for a very varied clientele. Cacti, sombreros and colourful murals form part of the décor. The menu offers an enormous range of dishes. Once you have decided what you are going to eat, you will find that the service is fast. The waiting staff are young and friendly. Dishes include classics such as tortilla chips, enchiladas and burritos. For the big boys there is a lot of meat to choose from and a great selection of steak. Why not order a tequila to send you on your way? Or perhaps you fancy something sweet? In that case why not sit out under the white sunshades and enjoy a creamy cocktail? There is also a selection of wine.

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