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Meso Maya

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) #7 of 3,049 Restaurants in Dallas $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75202-1227
+1 214-484-6555
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guacamole” (92 reviews)
“enchiladas” (79 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75202-1227
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We love Mexican food and eat it often. I must say Meso Maya has the best guacamole, home made tortillas that are very thin and delicious, great margaritas and the best black beans I have ever eaten.

Thank bobby k
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came in for Father's Day with 11 am reservation. Just us and a few others until 11:30. 11:45 started to fill up and when we left at 12:15 it was full with a line at the door. My wife was raised on and loves the...More

Thank Danny F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our first night in Dallas, we wanted some great Mexican food and at the recommendation of a native, went to MesoMaya. It is such a cut above Mexican food one normally finds in the states -- definitely not Tex-Mex. The ceviche was fantastic - the...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I sat outdoors and had a fantastic meal. I ordered the pollo serrano enchiladas and my wife ordered the herradura salmon. The chile-güero chayote puree on the salmon and brussel sprouts was really delicious as was the serrano cream sauce on the...More

Thank nostoryrob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good South American cuisine. When they found out it wa our first time at the restaurant they gave us two quacamole tacos which were tasty. Everything we ate was delish! It was crowded on Tuesday evening but we had reservations so no waiting.

Thank 3Girlstraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Business lunch with a client. Was really looking forward to the meal (Oaxaca) influence which I love. No disappointments with the food at all. Guac was to die for..soooo creamy. I had chicken with rojo mole which was delicious and generous in portion size. My...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Mex restaurant in Texas? Food is great w fresh flavors and courteous service. Not your usually Tex Mex. Can get crowded and a bit noisy so off hours works best for us. Cocktails are good. Salsa is great. Go

Thank DocBobTemple
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really tasty Mexican food that goes beyond your typical chain fare -outstanding salsa and guacamole (but save room for your meal). Although there are multiple locations the one on McKinney avenue is very popular with locals and is quite busy. We went on a Friday...More

Thank portagem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a late lunch here after seeing the Perot Museum. OpenTable reservations worked perfectly. The chips and salsa were great. I had the chile relleno and my husband had brisket tacos. I also had a unique avocado margarita. We were both happy with the...More

Thank Rockawaygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here purely based on TA recommendations (as per usual) near the Symphomy Hall. It was an accurate, excellent. recommendation. When they heard it was our first time, the manager came by. We sat in their outdoor courtyard, which was nice....More

Thank Mohsman
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there a happy hour
January 26, 2017|
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Response from lajam3 | Reviewed this property |
Erika F
are dogs allowed outside?
January 4, 2017|
Response from Nancym2020 | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask sorry I don't believe they are, but call them nice folks!
How long have you been in business?
December 6, 2016|
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Response from Barry Z | Reviewed this property |
I'm just a customer but the owner has been in the restaurant biz very successfully for over 25 years
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75202-1227
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Downtown Dallas
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-484-6555
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