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El Tejavan

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3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
+1 806-354-2444
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“tacos” (11 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These are some of the best fish tacos I have ever had. The rice and beans were also yummy! I had a clean plate. A friend ordered gorditos. That is my next dish when I go back.

Thank Shanana C
Reviewed November 4, 2017

My wife and I were in Amarillo and asked the ladies at the front desk of our hotel (Comfort Suites) for their recommendation of a place for dinner. We did not want to eat at a chain restaurant - we wanted a place the locals...More

Thank phoduy
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Always good. My husband and I have eaten here for breakfast, lunch, and dinner multiple times. Always fresh and delicious. Great service and reasonably priced. Homemade tortillas. Highly recommend!

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

This local Mexican restaurant is amazing! Everything here is super authentic and delicious, plus they have a bar with happy hour!

Thank ayalarey
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Dinner with friends for two birthday celebrations. Good selections on the menu. Authentic Mexican Food served here. Good service, and nice atmosphere.

Thank Patti A
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

There are two locations - this is for the one at 3420 I-40. This location is small and clean and the waitresses were helpful and friendly. I had the pollo adobado, chicken marinated in adobo sauce and grilled. It was excellent! Also had unique and...More

Thank David R
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

I'm very happy my Husband suggested we give this place a try. They have authentic dishes that are delicious. We got adada and pollo taco plates. We will definitely have to make this place a frequent favorite. Good service, great food.

Thank chavanna l
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

This is great authentic style Mexican food! They have some terrific flavors here. The f you have not tried El Tejavan then try it - if you have, then you know how good it is! Careful though... it can be a bit spicy! Great change...More

Thank Cary and Kelly R
Reviewed April 26, 2017

The service is very slow but the chips and salsa are the bomb! The food, when it finally comes, is as good as any you get in Amarillo. The servers are freindly and accomodating so the kitchen must be the delay. It is still worth...More

Thank Johnny B
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Just passing through Amarillo and want some great Mexican food for lunch! What a great find and so convenient to I-40. The food was great (my wife had fish tacos and I ordered carne adovada). Just outstanding with great service to boot.

Thank E3037XImichaell
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Karen M
February 14, 2017|
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Response from aacmacdonald | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember how the menu listed their dishes. I just remember the plates were brimming with one of the best meals I had in Amarillo. furthermore the handmade corn tortillas are the best I've ever had
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-354-2444
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