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Avila's Mexican Restaurant

#167 of 2,930 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
Northwest Dallas-love Field
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4714 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-1003
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Cleveland, Georgia
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Chille Rellanos Was Very Good The rice Was Ok But I Prefer Eating At Other Places In Dallas For Tex Mex The Restaurant Is Very Clean And Service Was Good The Location Is A little Out Of The Way But This Place Is Very Popular Just Not My favorite I Prefer Mia`s Or Mi Cocina

Thank THK1971
Salt Lake City, Utah
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109 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, Good Service and busy. This is a small converted house that was packed but the service was quick enough that there was no waiting for a table. The salsa served with the chips was a little too spicy for me, but we ordered their queso and it was very good. I ordered their Triple-D Combination to get a... More 

Thank UtahJerry
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This highly-rated, almost revered, Tex-Mex joint left me disappointed, from the ho-hum food (not much better than the other Tex-Mex I've had) to the miserable service (our cutlery and drinks were virtually dropped onto our tabletops, which were so uneven it was like dining at sea). Nothing special, in my opinion.

Thank Tray V
Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good. Could use a little work on the refried beans but salsa, rice and enchiladas were outstanding.

Thank Manuel D
Dallas, Texas
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277 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful Mexican food with good service in an unassuming environment. Salsa is very hot with a long tail on the heat; habit forming. Menu has all the usuals plus a few of their own twists. Look forward to more meals there.

Thank Allen727286
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We were treated by friends to this wonderful restaurant. Every dish was prepared to perfection, and the authentic spices and preparations added to our special evening. The food was fresh, each bite was thoroughly delicious, and you can request how spicy you would like your food. The restaurant is not large, but holds enough people. A reservation might be in... More 

Thank Marmoore66
State College, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

I came here before leaving for the airport and it was some of the best Mexican food I've had. The salsa was pretty hot/spicy!!

Thank psu449
Varennes, Canada
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

This started by the most spiced Salsa i ever eated. After 1 min, i has getting sweaty but wanted more! Tacos and enchiladas were great. The neighbourhood is a little creepy!

Thank j_s_lacroix
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55 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

This is not an upmarket restaurant but looks like a family run business. The food is excellent and is authentic Mexican. The menu is huge and no booking was required although it was early. Drinks are a very reasonable price and so is the food. Service was quick. The waiter recommended a meal which was excellent. It looks like a... More 

Thank Jennifer U
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

The typical Americanized Mexican food. If you're looking for real Mexican this ISN'T it..same old beans and rice with chips and salsa. Sad really

Thank sandiebig

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4714 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-1003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Phone Number: 214-520-2700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?