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El Asadero

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1535 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76106
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Fort Worth, Texas
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been here a few times and took mother in law. Service was slower than we had previously experienced. Had to ask several times to get refills on drinks. Still great good. Just wish wait staff would keep up with needs of patrons. We enjoy the combination nachos! Great for the price. Can share or get as a meal! Hot... More 

Thank Chrisnrobt
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to this place for quite some time and have yet to have anything that we didn't like!!! Everyone is nice and fast. It is a small place and sometimes it fills and and takes a little bit longer but well worth the wait!!!!

Thank Krystal S
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I go I am always let down by the service. 2 tables walked out while we were there. (We almost walked out too) Smelled the food burning in the back. Lady took my cup to get refill and forgot to bring it back. Trouble enough getting her to go refill it! I drank out of my husbands drink... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Granville, Ohio
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161 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Join all the local families who settle in here for lunch and dinner. The menu includes all the favorites, including a nice selection of well-prepared seafood dishes. Service, while not particularly fast, is friendly and attentive. This is a great alternative to Joe T Garcia's when it's crowded.

Thank WilloWanderers
Waco, Texas
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

This place has won awards for best whole in the wall and such but it has disappointed me for the last time. The menu is ok but could be better. The same with the chips and salsa. The margaritas were cool on a very hot day but rank low in flavor and even lower in alcohol content. My wife and... More 

Thank buckntrish
Granbury, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Ate lunch for the first time. Service was prompt and courteous bring my drink along with chips and salsa. The salsa and chips were great with the salsa having a nice kick and the chips void of the little crumbs that are difficult to eat and impossible to dip in the salsa. I started with the Queso Flameado a asadro... More 

Thank Rannge
Arlington, Texas
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

I'm almost sad I have to write a review like this about one of my local restaurants. As a guy that eats all over the world it is nice to have place at home where you can fall back to. Good food from great people. Sadly El Asadero is not that place. Anyway, OK, here it goes, my first bad... More 

Thank Arno K
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I just had my first meal here and it was great! We had the bean and cheese nachos. My entree was chichen enchiladas suiza. It was so good. The refried beans and rice were great too. This is a small restaurant and was very busy on a Saturday afternoon. The service was not very fast but the food is worth... More 

Thank Amy G
Arlington, Texas
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely one of the best small restaurants. Authentic Mexican dishes and atmosphere. We always order the grilled shrimp. Not to expensive and wonderful.

Thank Jesse S
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

The salsa is very spicy and the chips are extra crispy. Just the way I love it. We come here for that and the Caldo de Res... A huge bowl of country-style soup served with rice and tortillas. All this for $6.49. Incredible bargain and so good.

Thank Konrad V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 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 - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1535 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76106
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: 817-626-3399

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