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Meso Maya

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1611 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75202-1227
+1 214-484-6555
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“guacamole” (107 reviews)
“enchiladas” (85 reviews)
“cochinita pibil” (31 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 5 days ago

More on the side of "authentic Mexican" than "Tex-Mex" Meso Maya is a nice stop for dinner. Good drinks. Good food. We enjoyed the experience, all around!

Thank Stardustbaby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have only gotten our apps and drinks but this place is awesome! I could not wait to write the review. Our server Diego is very friendly and highly knowledgeable on the menu! The quest fundito is amazing and my strawberry-serrano pepper margarita is delicious....More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering the fantastic reviews of this restaurant and the 45 minutes wait for a table, I was really excited to try Meso Maya. Unfortunately it was well below expectations. It was very loud and the tacos we ordered were dry. The meat was over cooked....More

Thank sydneybubbles82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, interior Mexican food! The sweet corn tamale and a bowl of posole were great appetizers, and the cochinita pibil and salmon with coconut rice were fine. Dont look for Tex-Mex fare here. Come hungry or plan to take some home for another meal, 'cause...More

Thank CentralTXFoodLover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Considering the amazing reviews of this restaurants, I expected more. It was a very large, busy and crowded restaurant. Drinks took a while to arrive, however food was extremely quick. Literally within 5 mins of the appetisers. Portions sizes were gigantic and prices on the...More

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing - found this gem of a restaurant and wow was it great. The food was authentic, the ambiance energetic- we were seated immediately upon arriving for our 7 o’clock reservation. The place was packed and people seem to be having a good time. We...More

Thank Allegro13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us had dinner. I had the relleno with short rib. The relleno was good but not the best I have had. The short rib was very tender and had good flavor. The salsa and chips were good but not great. The queso...More

Thank therealcyclops
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to Meso Maya for cocktail parties in the past, but last night we went for dinner. Considering it was a Monday night, the place was packed. We decided to eat outside so we could hear each other. How lucky for us to have...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a business friend in from Mississippi who wanted Mexican food for dinner. Had read some very good reviews on this restaurant, and since he was staying downtown, I suggested we should give it a try. Situated right next to an old well known Mexican...More

Thank NoCents
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No texmex taco Bell here. This is the real deal. Guacamole A+. Brisket tacos A+. Service A++! I highly recommend this restaurant. It has a nice vibe. Quick service too.

1  Thank Andrew M
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Questions & Answers
May 25, 2018|
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Response from angela123go | Reviewed this property |
I’d ask for veggie fajitas and guacamole.
October 7, 2017|
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Response from alanmeador | Reviewed this property |
They have an assortment of dessert, including tres leches cake. I'm sure that Eric (manager) would be happy to accommodate a birthday request.
January 26, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 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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