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RJ Mexican Cuisine

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#113 of 3,272 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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OTAPAS Y BOTANAS - APPETIZERS‏
We pride ourselves with the most qualified chefs and their assistants preparing your meals on a daily basis.We seek the finest and freshest ingredients daily to insure your dining experience is like no other.Thank you for dining with us from the entire kitchen staff.
6.99
Jumbo lump crabmeat +2.00
Pico de gallo and ranch dressing +2.00
Guacamole Classico O Supremo
Freshly diced haas avocado with spanish onion, tomato, serrano chiles, cilantro and fresh lime, served with crispy toast points.
Cup 4.99
Bowl 6.99
Chile Con Queso
Blended cheeses with sweet tomatoes, spanish onion, chiles and cilantro
7.99
Queso Compuesto
Chile con queso with fresh pico de gallo, spicy ground beef and classic guacamole
8.99
Queso Spinach
A fresh blend of spinach, shrimp and creamy queso.
9.99
Queso Fundido
Bubbling, sizzling blanket of melted cheese, strips of roasted pepper and crumbles of sharp meaty sausage, flamed table side, served with warm flour tortillas or substitute fajita chicken, beef or gulf shrimp for chorizo.
10.99
Ceviche Classico
Tender morsels of red snapper and shrimp marinated in fresh lime juice, flecks of sweet tomato, biting chile, chopped cilantro and diced haas avocado gently tossed, served with crispy tortilla chips.
8.99
Ceviche De Camaron
Fresh shrimp, jicama and avocado in a saucy mix of lime juice, tomato puree and mexican hot sauce with toast points.
9.99
Gorditas De Carne Deshebrada
Corn masa pockets crispy and soft with classic shredded beef, ripe tomato, serrano chiles, cilantro and onion served with classic guacamole and sour cream
9.99
Flautas Hechas en Casa
Fresh ground corn tortillas filled with gorditas beef or shredded chicken and mexican melting cheese lightly fried golden, served with pico de gallo, sour cream and queso for dipping.
ENSALADAS - SALADS
14.99
Chipotle garlic shrimp +4.99
Ensalada De Carne Asada
Peppered steak grilled with pablano rajas, mango salsa, fresh sliced roma tomatoes, tomatillo and mixed greens tossed with spanish vinaigrette topped with crumble queso anejo
9.99
Ensalada Del Enchilada Del Pollo
Fresh greens tossed with mango salsa, pico de gallo and queso anejo and then topped with shredded chicken, cilantro, spanish onion, serrano chiles and red chile tomatillo sauce
9.99
Jumbo lump crab meat +5.99
Ensalada De Tomatillos Con Queso
Sliced tomatillos, roma tomatoes, fresh asparagus, queso anejo, purple onion, jicama, cilantro and mixed greens drizzled with cilantro lime infused vinaigrette.
10.99
Ensalada De Chile Poblano Y Pollo Ahumando
Smoked chicken, roasted poblanos, half-pickled onions, tomato, avocado, cucumber and queso fresco tossed in field greens and your choice of dressing.
13.99
Ensalada De Aguacate en Salsa De Jalapeno a La Jaiva
Buttery smooth haas avocado, jumbo lump crab meat, crisp cucumber, ruffled lettuce, and fresh orange slices are accented by a chile-and cumin-laced dressing.
7.99
Fajita chicken +3.99
Chipotle garlic shrimp +4.99
Ensalada Estilo
Romaine lettuce tossed in caesar dressing with a mexican flare, queso anejo, and chile garlic croutons
3.99
With entree 1.99
Ensalada De La Casa
Crisp greens topped with cucumber, tomato, carrot, purple onion, and chile garlic croutons with your choice homemade dressing
SOPAS – SOUPS‏
Cup 4.99
Bowl 6.99
Bisque De Los Cangrejos
Creamy rich‏ soup with a hint of tarragon and cayenne pepper, loaded with louisiana crawfish.
Cup 3.99
Bowl 5.99
Gazpacho
Crisp refreshing cold soup with tomato, cucumber, bell pepper, spanish onion, cilantro and haas avocados.
5.99
Sopa De Tortilla Con Pollo
A bowl of rich chicken broth with sugarcane-marinated chicken, tomato, roasted pablanos, avocado and crispy tortilla strips.
Cup 3.99
Bowl 5.99
Crema De Flor De Calabaza
Blossoms of leafy flavors and a hint of yellow squash, with potato, pablano, zucchini, and corn in a light creamy broth.
PLATOS FUERTES TRADICIONALES - TRADITIONAL ENTREES
All traditional entrees served with red rice, spicy cucumber slaw and your choice of refried beans or charro beans
13.99
Enchiladas De Pollo
Shredded chicken,‏ cilantro, spanish onion and serrano chiles rolled in a fresh corn tortilla and smothered with quesoanejo and baked, your choice of green tomatillo salsa or sour cream sauce.
14.99
Enchiladas De Camarones Y Espinacas
Fresh hand picked spinach sauteed with spanish onion, fresh garlic, mexican cheeses and gulf shrimp hand rolled in corn tortillas and baked in a sizzling blanket of melted cheese, your choice of homemade sauces.
12.99
Shredded beef +1.99
Enchiladas De Queso O De Carne De Vaca
Classic cheese or spicy ground beef wrapped with corn masa tortillas and topped with mexican melting cheese, your choice of red chile tomatillo or roasted tomato-green chile salsa.
14.99
Tacos De Pescado
Fresh fish tacos lightly blackened tossed with pablano rajas and queso fresco served in a light flour tortilla
11.99
Tacos Tradicional
Filled with spicy ground beef and shredded mexican cheese and served with traditional toppings, your choice of crispy corn or soft flour tortillas.
13.99
Tacos De Arrachera Pollo Y Al Carbon Con Rajas
Grilled fajita steak or chicken, roasted pablano chiles and browned onions wrapped in warm flour tortillas.
14.99
Tamales De Pollo en Chile Verde
Rotisserie chicken, tomatillos, serrano chiles, fresh cilantro and earthy corn masa wrapped in corn husks and steamed, accompanied with green casas salsa.
15.99
Tamales De Puerco en Chile Rojo
Slow simmered shredded pork, guajillo chiles and mexican spices with fresh ground masa, wrapped in banana leaves and steamed, served with red casas salsa.
15.99
Chiles Rellenos De Pollo Y Hongos De Queso
Roasted poblano chile stuffed with rotisserie chicken, sweet corn, spanish onion, portabella mushroom, and fresh spinach, or stuffed with mexican melting cheese and hand dipped into souffle batter and lightly fried and served with your choice of homemade
ESPECIALIDADES DEL CHEF- CHEF'S SPECIALS‏
22.99
Salmon Con Queso, Hongos, Espinaca Ala Jaiva
Grilled atlantic salmon filet topped with fresh spinach, portabella mushrooms, jumbo lump crab meat with mexican cheeses and a sherry creme sauce, served with red rice and grilled vegetables
23.99
Jumbo lump crab meat +4.99
Pescado “Encornflecado” en Salsa Verde
Corn flake crusted red snapper pan fried on a bed of tomatillo sauce and roasted corn, accompanied with garlic mashed potatoes and asparagus en~croute.
19.99
Jumbo lump crab meat +5.99
Camarones Al Mojo De Ajo
Gulf shrimp‏ sautéed in sweet toasty garlic, chipotle chile and fresh cilantro, accompanied with red rice and smoky grilled vegetables
16.99
Pastas Españolas Con El Pollo, El Camarón Los Cangrejos Smoked
Linguini pasta tossed in a red chile tomatillo cream sauce with pablano rajas, pico de gallo, roasted corn and topped with mexican melting cheese with your choice of smoked chicken, chipotle garlic shrimp or louisiana crawfish.
17.99
Pollo a La Parrilla Cubierta Con Camarones Y La Cangrejo
Breast of‏ chicken marinated with sour cream, cumin, and cilantro, char grilled and smothered with fresh mango salsa, or smothered in peanut mole sauce, flavored with roasted peanuts, ancho chile and ground cinnamon served with red rice and steamed asparag
19.99
Costilla De Cerdo en Salsa
St. louis‏ style ribs basted to perfection with homemade BBQ sauce served with tequila lime sweet potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
19.99
Costilla Del Campo
Slow-cooked beef short rib marinated in it’s own juices, served on a bed of sizzling grilled vegetables, red rice, charro beans and warm flour tortillas.
27.99
Filete Relleno Asado a La Parilla
Beef tenderloin stuffed with jumbo lump crab meat, fresh spinach and mexican melting cheese char grilled to perfection on a bed of port wine reduction served with garlic mashed potatoes and sauteed seasonal vegetables.
26.99
Chipotle garlic shrimp +4.99
T-Bone - a La Campestre Completa Para Todos
Marinated and grilled to perfection 16oz t-bone steak, red rice, charro beans served with classic guacamole, roasted chiles and warm flour tortillas
24.99
Jumbo lump crab meat +5.99
Tenderloin Rv Style
Pan seared tenderloin and sweet bananas on a bed of horseradish cilantro cream sauce with roasted garlic mashed potatoes and asparagus en~croute.
VEGETARIANA Y EL CHEF SELECCIONA OPCIONES SALUDABLES ~ HEALTHY ENTREES
Plato De Verduras a La Parrilla
Marinated and grilled yellow squash, zucchini, red onion, smokey red peppers, portabella mushrooms and steamed asparagus, accompanied with red rice.
Vegetales Pasta Con Mantequilla De Ajo
Linguini pasta tossed with an array of fresh zucchini, yellow squash, asparagus, red pepper, red onion, spinach, portaballa mushroom in a garlic butter sauce.
Enchiladas De Vegetables
Fresh spring vegetables sauteed in olive oil and house spices, hand rolled in corn tortillas, topped with your choice of red chile tomatillo or roasted tomato-green chile salsa, served with red rice.
Portabella Fajitas
Grilled portabella mushrooms basted with sweet toasty garlic, chipotle chile and fresh cilantro on a bed of mexican stir fry, delivered sizzling to the table, accompanied with red rice.
POSTRES – DESSERTS‏
6.99
Rj Sundae
Crispy flour tortilla covered with cinnamon sugar, vanilla ice cream, hot fudge sauce, sliced bananas, fresh strawberries, whipped cream and candied pecans.
5.99
Mocha Melting Love Cake
Chocolate, pecans and a hint of coffee served warm “crunchy top and warm gooey center” with vanilla ice cream on a bed of strawberry sauce.
5.99
Chocolate Eruption
Chocolate cookie crumb crust loaded with mousse liquor and cream cheese filling topped with sliced almonds and thick dark chocolate curls.
5.99
Cheesecake Xangos (Our Version of Banana Fosters)
Rich, smooth cheesecake, with a slight tangy finish, rolled in melt-in-your-mouth, flaky pastry tortilla. Lightly fried and sprinkled with cinnamon sugar topped with ice cream, sliced bananas and drizzled with cajeta sauce (caramel sauce).
4.99
Lemon Crumb Cake
Tart and creamy lemon curd and crisp, crunchy crumbs top a golden shortbread loaded up with crisp lemon crumbs.
CAFES DE LA ESPECIALIDAD -SPECIALTY COFFEES
Rj Mexican Coffee
Patron XO café tequila liqueur and liquor 43 blended with rich fresh coffee topped with whipped cream, chocolate shavings and ground cinnamon.
Café Rancho
A bold blend, doubled brewed coffee topped off with kahlua especial
WINE LIST - CHAMPAGNE & SPARKLING‏
8.50
Freixenet Cordon Negro (Split)
Clean crisp, rich sparkling wine
45.00
Chandon Brut, California
Dry, soft, complex hints of pears and spice
75.00
Moët & Chandon Imperial, France
1 champagne in the U.S., soft aromas of peach, crisp finish
CHARDONNAY
Glass 8.50
Bottle 36.00
A by Acacia
Dry, good blend of oak and fruit
Glass 8.50
Bottle 36.00
Sterling Vintner's Collection, North Coast
Medium body, good aromas of green apples, pears and oak
Glass 7.50
Bottle 30.00
Santa Carolina, Chile
Medium body, dry hints of vanilla and oak, good value
34.00
J. Lohr Riverstone Chardonnay
Medium body, rich smooth, dry, good fruit and oak
PRICE RANGE
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really fancied mexican food and so chose this place. Reservation process fine and table was ready when we arrived. Waiter was main issue. Nice fella, who was new, but like no one had trained him and didnt have a lot of common sense. We were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jonathanwU8500NP
Reviewed 1 week ago

The waiter were helpful and unobtrusive. We didn’t have to wait long for the food. I had the lobster and steak, medium well and these came well seasoned and cooked just the way I wanted it. The rice that came with it was also deliciously...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank couchpotatonolonger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in an evening for some food and drinks, ordered water and it took around 20 minutes for this to appear. Finally these arrived and we ordered food and drink, another 20 minutes later the waiter came back with the drinks and explained that...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Cazziii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there in between lunch a dinner with one other table. The person that seated me ask me what I wanted to drink and I said water and never saw it. The waiter came and I ordered a coke and the two tacos meal...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DMac35
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Day of seeing sights in Dallas. We should have just gotten back in car and headed out of city to eat. Food was not worth the price. I ordered nachos and they were awful. Just unacceptable in a Mexican restaurant

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JacquelynneB1
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Visited RJ’s Mexican Cuisine, today, with high expectations for a family friendly environment with good food. However, our party of 6 was greeted with 15 minutes of nothing - no water, no silverware, no drinks, no waiter - even though at least 3 passed us...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank SuddenlyTravels
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Great little restaurant right near Dealey Plaza. Service was great, I usually dont go with the servers recommendation in fear they are pushing stuff they have made too much of. Not the case here. I had the taco plate with chicken and beef and found...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jamescH4432CZ
Reviewed April 8, 2019

Good for a quick bite for lunch or dinner if visiting the downtown area and wanting some decent Mexican food. Place tends to be very crowded, service is generally ok but a bit slow. Prices are good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DM_1278
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Good for, and excellent margaritas! We went to RJs. as it was open on Sunday and wewere very glad that we did. We only had an hour due to our museum booking and our waiter was great. We would definitely go back.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mcdonl
Reviewed March 12, 2019

RJ Mexican Cuisine is always on our list of places to eat when we visit Dallas. The food is always awesome and the homemade Sangria and Margaritas are killer! It's great for a drink and chips and salsa at the bar or for a sit-down...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JanG1313
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Yes they sure do. We had a group of 45. Had a special menu prepared with 3 choices! Made it easy.
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