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Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill

$$ - $$$, , Mexican
7221 W Ray Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226-1524
+1 480-612-6389
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cornbread” (25 reviews)
“beignets” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7221 W Ray Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226-1524
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Reviewed today

We've been to this location and the Scottsdale location and have always liked the food, atmosphere and service. The atmosphere & decor is very nice. Their special skillet corn bread and butter before the meal is served is very tasty. The server was very efficient...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DesertRanchers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You just can't beat the appetizers - the grilled shrimp tostada bites with guacamole, the chicken quesadilla, catfish beignets (get two of the sauces), and tableside guacamole are all outstanding. The staff is great, both in the restaurant and the bar. A perfect place for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barbbends2018
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The menu selection is good. Missed 5 stars because service was slow and food arrived on the cool side for no anxious reason. The restaurant was not very busy. Will consider going back.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank D8308JLdaveg
AutumnS240, Public Relations Manager at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

We really hope you do come back! We will make sure the service is faster and the food is perfect.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Z'Tejas in Scottsdale was my FAVORITE local restaurant when I moved to the valley 21 years ago. Stopped into the one in Chandler on Ray Road over the weekend, and was reminded why I love this place - TOP NOTCH Southwest food combinations and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kim J
AutumnS240, Public Relations Manager at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

This is exactly why we get up in the morning! Thank you for coming in, treating yourself and sharing your experience. We know you work hard and have options, so your loyalty is greatly appreciated!

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were just looking to try something new. We walked in on a Friday night the place was dead and the first thing we see is a group of employees just standing around talking. It took them a moment to finish their...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Yasmin H
Autumn S, Director of Sales at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Yasmin, thank you for the valuable feedback. We want you to know that we have made quite a few changes and would like to welcome you back to see for yourself. Please accept our apologies and allow us to make this right for you.

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Very Good Southwestern food. Very busy place. Enough said. Worth it, staff on top of getting you seated. Food was amàzing. Very upbeat place. Greàt Menu.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ray C
AutumnS240, Public Relations Manager at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thank you for this great review! We really care about your opinion and appreciate you sharing it.

Reviewed June 10, 2018

We had a group dinner and they did an amazing job insuring that the service and food were up to our expectations. Planning was very easy and the dinner went off without a hitch. Food and drinks were good too.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MargaritavilleTX
AutumnS240, Public Relations Manager at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thank you so much for sharing this. We look forward to seeing you and taking care of your group again soon!

Reviewed May 1, 2018

Ate here with 2 other couple on Friday night. Food was amazing. They brought out samples for us to get a feel of what to expect. It did not disappoint. If you go, ask to be seated in Tom's section. He was great, gave us...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank mattvandey
AutumnS240, Public Relations Manager at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

This is exactly the kind of hospitality excellence we want to achieve every time. Thank you for sharing this fantastic experience!

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Went here with a group of 9 on a Tuesday evening. The place was busy but staff was able to accommodate our request to sit outside (from Minnesota - the 85 degree heat felt great!) Full bar and very nice variety of margarita drinks, the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Matt_in_Minn
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Went here after a great weekend of work with my team for a hoorahh celebration! Food was great and their new vegan menu was awesome!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Victor B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7221 W Ray Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226-1524
    (Interstate 10 and Ray Road)
  • Public Transportation: On Ray Road just east of Interstate 10.
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Chandler
  • Phone Number: +1 480-612-6389
  • E-mail
Since day one, we’ve been serving Southwestern foods with a bold, flavorful twist. Our chefs work hard to create authentic, memorable dishes with only the best, fresh ingredients. Freshness, quality and a commitment to hand-crafted cuisine are present in every delicious bite. Families, friends and groups of all sizes find a friendly welcome as they dine on the best ingredients found in our vibrant, innovative dishes. It’s a unique culture that we have cultivated over 25 years and we’re proud to share it with our communities.
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