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El Tizoncito

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5150 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209-6423
+1 214-521-0201
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“sopes” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (9 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
5150 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209-6423
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Been there several times until I got a good waitress that explained me if you order the plate is a better deal than the tacos, like the salsas and the pineapple, too bad there is not a happy hour.

Thank paulsanv
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I love the tacos here! Don't expect the typical free chips and salsa that you usually get at Mexican restaurants. You won't get any. They make up for it with reasonably priced food. The margaritas are good but for what you get they are a...More

Thank Dean C
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

As a couple we always stop there to eat some tacos de pollo and mango frozen margarita , my favorite. Sometimes, I use to talk w the people there and BTW are very friendly. Start asking for their names , it's polite and makes you...More

Thank marinho2016
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Everything is so good!!! Great atmosphere, very clean and friendly staff!! The margaritas are super!!! We sat outside and it was really nice!!

Thank Houseofluck
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

I trully enjoyed the sopes. I ordered 2, but i probably should have only ordered 1. However... they were so good that i finished them both.

Thank Pedro R
Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We had an hour for lunch and wanted to try something new. Glad I had an hour. No one greeted us or offered to seat us. Once we were seated, we were pretty much left alone. We got tea to drink, but no sugar. Finally...More

Thank KylesDad
Reviewed June 6, 2016

This is the second of the four restaurants in this small chain I have been to. It is really good Mexican food, not Tex-Mex. I normally/regularly go to the restaurant on Forest Lane but was nearby this location and stopped by for pick up. The...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We were recommended to have lunch at this Tizonzito (burning charcoal) after visiting the Dallas Zoo. We are not very familiar with Dallas (we are visiting from New Jersey) but having Mexican background we gave it a trial. Excellent tacos and tortas, wit a "caldo...More

Thank hannes1941
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Great place for breakfast or lunch. Instead of a bowl of chips for you to fill up on before your meal, they start you with a small hot black bean soup. They complement that with a small tray of condiments including onion, cilantro, lime and...More

Thank cashnickerson
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

El Tizoncito is not the type of place you decide to go to, it's a place you stumble upon. It's located near a busy intersection off of Lemmon Ave. My husband and I stumbled upon it because we were getting an oil change at Park...More

Thank MariaMcLendon
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February 19, 2016|
Response from Isela O | Reviewed this property |
Yes! 4 different types ... tamarin, lime, guava, mango and mix latino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5150 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209-6423
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-521-0201
  • E-mail
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