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El Fenix Famous Mexican Restaurant

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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

APPETIZERS
$4.29
Our Famous Tortilla Soup
tomatoes, onions, cilantro and spices, topped with fried tortilla strips, chihuahua cheese and chunks of avocado .
$10.99
Assorted Botana Platter
a sampling of house appetizers , chicken sour cream nachos , one beef fajita quesadilla, one chicken and one beef flauta, guacamole and chili con queso .
GREAT DIPS
Bowl $5.39
Side Dish $2.99
Chili Con Queso
Bowl $5.89
Side Dish $3.49
Queso Beef
chili con queso with picadillo meat
Full Order $4.59
Side Dish $3.29
Gucamole
NACHOS
Served with a Side of Jalapenos .
Full $5.79
Half $4.39
Cheese
Full $6.49
Half $4.99
Bean and Cheese
Full $9.69
Half $6.99
Crazy Nachos
choice of picadillo meat or season chicken with beans , cheese, guacamole and sour cream
Full $10.99
Half $7.99
Fajita Style Nachos
choice of skirt steak or grilled chicken or combination (full order only ) with beams , cheese
QUESADILLAS
Served with a Side of Guacamole and Sour Cream .
$8.99
Add Fresh Spinach $9.99
Quesadillas
two flour tortillas folded and lightly grilled with cheese , pico de gallo and choice of : green chilies and mushrooms or saesoned chicken or picadillo meat
$9.99
Add Fresh Spinach $11.99
Fajita Quesadillas
our famous quesadillas with cheese , pico de gallo and choice of : charbroiled skirt steak or marinated chicken breast .
SALADS
Dressing Choice of : Ranch , Lite Ranch , 1000 Island, Italian, French, Greek Vinaigrette .
$8.99
Azteca Moon Fajita Salad
slices of marinated chicken breast , grilled res onions and bell peppers, tomatoes, monterrey and cheddar cheese on abed of mixed lettuce , served with crispy flour tortillas .
$8.99
Santa Fe Salad
marinated chicken breast served on mixed lettuce with diced avocado , monterrey and cheddar cheese, bacon charro beans , tomatoes and tostada strips in a tangy vinaigrette .
$8.69
Tenchita Salad
choice of : picadillo meat or seasoned chicken or marinated grilled chicken with lettuce and tomatoes tossed in our special . taco dressing and topped with tostados and chili con queso . served on a large crispy flour tortilla .
$8.69
Rosita Taco Salad
choice of : picadillo meat or seasoned chicken or marinated grilled chicken with re fried beans , lettuce and tomatoes tossed in our special taco dressing , guacamole , sour cream , served on a large crispy flour tortilla .
$9.29
Combo Numero Uno
a chiquita (small) tenchita salad served with a bowl of tortilla soup
FAJITAS
Served with Guacamole , Sour Cream, Grated Cheese , Pico De Gallo , Homemade Salsa, Rica, Beans and Fresh Flour Tortillas .
$12.49
For Two $23.49
Sizzling Fajitas Rancheras
choice of marinated steak or chicken or combination with sauteed onions, bell peppers and tomatoes on a sizzling platter .
ENCHILADA PLATES
Served with Two Enchiladas, Rice and Beans .
$8.49
Cheese Enchiladas
with chili con carne
$8.79
Beef Enchiladas
with chili con carne
$8.79
Sour Cream Enchiladas
choice of ranchera or tomatillo or chipotle sauce .
$8.99
Fresh Spinach Enchiladas
choice of beef or chicken or cheese with sour cream or tomatillo or ranchera sauce .
TACO & TAMALE PLATES
Served with Two Tacos Or Three Tamales , Rice and Beans .
$8.69
Crispy Meat Tacos
$8.79
Old-Fashioned Chicken Tacos
$8.99
Puffed Crispy Tacos
choice of picadillo meat or beans or guacamole
$8.69
Soft Cheese Tacos
(3pcs) $8.49
Beef Tamales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there with my family as recommended by a local friend on an evening. We were excited because it was recommended. Environment was ok, they put us on a booth close to the kitchen. We have ordered appetizer (combo) which was delicious. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dchiarion
Reviewed September 17, 2018

The third generation is now enjoying El Fenix as much we do. All of the enchilada dinners are top sellers and they are among our family's favorites. Street tacos are another family favorite. BTW, their margaritas are excellent.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WilliamW579
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I've been eating at this El Fenix since I was about 10 years old and always make a point to return when in DFW. The chips are always fresh and they have the best beef hard tacos I've ever had. Terrific queso, too. Service can...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 42492Escamillo
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant offers standard Tex-mex fare cooked to a high standard at reasonable prices. The steak fajita salad was well-presented, with excellent tortilla chips and salsa on the side. Wednesdays are even more reasonable—with 1/2 price specials.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank savoystudio
Reviewed August 6, 2018

i prefer the el fenix on camp bowie but the one in weatherford is also very good. good selection of "plates". the service is good at both. same menu.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TexasTerry_12
Reviewed August 1, 2018

El Fenix is a fixture here in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Food is consistent & service is good. I like to think that this is the “ norm” for standard Tex-Mex fare. It’s not top end but the price is reflective.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JamieandSheri
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Always reliable food w quality service. The chips are the best. Prices are fair and food delivered promptly. It is also a family place for everybody.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank larryw683
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I'm not big on eating at chains but this is a small chain and based in Texas I thought it was decent.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Michael S
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Got together with 6 other friends for a lunch and as usual everything here was just great! From the Dos XX beer on tap to the 3 soft tacos plate I ordered, to the chips and dips, it all was great. I prefer salsa that...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Redliner57
Reviewed April 23, 2018

This has been a favorite of my husband and I for the last 15 months, but the past few times we have been here, the sour cream chicken enchiladas have been chewy and tough and not edible. We have asked to speak to the manager...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 1211Jennifer
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