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Tex Mex

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
89, The Strand, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1022, Malta
+356 2133 9247
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
89, The Strand, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1022, Malta
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on a couple of occasions on our recent visit to Sliema. The food is excellent, staff attentive and lovely atmosphere. Marco was a wonderful and efficient host.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maryhoward2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can see by all of the other bad reviews on here that others have had similar experiences to me. And I can also see that the Tex Mex management constantly reply with why they’re not in the wrong and why it’s the customers, I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Missejax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a shame. The place looks nice, but the outside area is totally enclosed, despite supposedly being for smokers. Eurgh. So we went inside. It took about 10 minutes to get menus, despite there being eight waiters and waitresses on duty, then the music started....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank iainkshama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were out of season in the middle of the week so there were not many people, there was nice dj house music, great cocktails like cuba libre, nice place

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank podroznikk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed every minute. The food was great and the staff very friendly. The waitress was super nice :) I highly recommend!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marylise E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not very expensive, but compared to places close by, it is a bit too pricy for the food you get. Suits good if you are having a few beer with friends and eat something meanwhile.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank RJ603
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was dissapointing. While the food was ok the service was awful and the girl who was serving us just kept rolling her eyes when we didn‘t know what to order. I can recommend the nachos even for main course since the portion was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank NinniR23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to use this restaurant quite regularly but there attitude towards supplying fixed outside ashtrays has put me off. I asked them if they could fit extra ashtrays outside so that when there customers are smoking outside they are more likely to use them...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SPa187855
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Food not that great, very very very loud atmosphere, over priced, then tried the one of South, very large portions - you have to be a Pig, literally ... they should call it the Gluttony ... lost identity it was better with the old restaurant...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Manuk L
Managment123, Owner at Tex Mex, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Obviously we cannot call you a lover Sir but we are totally within our right not to agree with such malicious over the top reviews Unfortunately we have no apology for you in this case Sincerely Marco Muscat Proud Proprietor TEX MEX

Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Great food, a tad on the expensive side, but still worth it. Aleksandra was our waitress for the evening, it’s the third time I’ve had the pleasure of her serving me. Without a doubt the best service person on the island.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chafez
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89, The Strand, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1022, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2133 9247
  • E-mail
TEX MEX is Malta's ONLY authentic American Bar & Grill, having moved to our present Chic & Trendy venue on the Sliema Strand. TEX MEX offers an American style menu with some Mexican influence, with a choice of favourite TEX MEX dishes. Although always seasoned accordingly our menu is by no means hot & spicy in it's entirety except for items which are indicated so according to our chili pepper heat meter which allows you to heat up most dishes to your liking by means of specially imported chili peppers & ingredients. The revised menu includes all our classic favorites plus a wider selection of platters, appetizers, chicken, fish & pasta choices all prepared fresh to order whilst our fully stocked bar offers two for one on cocktails daily from 3:00 pm till 7:00 pm! Be it breakfast/brunch, lunch or late afternoon and evening meals the majority of our vast menu is offered all day long from noon with our favourite signature dishes being the Quality Fresh Prime Cut Steaks, Wagyu Burgers & Baby Back Ribs all island famous whilst offering excellent value for money. In fact TEX MEX is open all day hosting djs and live music on most nights. The ambience is the latest in design and decor, lively & pleasant also offering seafront patio dining. Surprise yourself as it is more then just a restaurant, not your cheap & cheerful local but an Uber Bar & Grill based on Quality offering cuisine on the upper echelons of casual dining utilising only the best & freshest of produce, a selection of brand, premium & top shelf spirits served from house level up also utilised in our exquisite cocktails, an array of over 100 wine varietals besides fusing into a lively club lounge ambient wise.
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