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Guadalajara Mexican Grill & Bar

#86 of 6,986 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Greenway/ Upper Kirby
Mexican, Southwestern
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2925 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098-4503
(713) 942-0772
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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128 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This restaurant has improved dramatically from it's pre-fire days over a year ago. The entire service crew is attentive. foods are excellent. We even tried a recommendation from Wendell, our waiter...deviled eggs appetizer with jalapenos. Eggs were great and jalapenos tasty without the normal burning sensation. We split beef and chicken fajitas and the serving for 2 was perfect. Highly... More 

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Thank William D
Atlanta, Georgia
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91 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We all enjoyed our meal at Guadalajara... But I adored the chili rellenos and the tomatillo salsa! We will be returning in our next trip!

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Thank Barbie4est
USA
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1,200 reviews
745 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 649 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great food, good prices, and plenty of parking spaces outside. The staff was very friendly and they serve your food with smiling faces it is recommended to be visited but beware it could be crowded on the weekends so long waits. Even though it was crowded the food did not suffer it was served warm the taste... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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236 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been Guadalajara fans for many years and any time we are in Houston we make a point to eat here. Usually we choose the Katy Freeway location but the last time we tried this location on SW Freeway. It was rebuilt after a fire and I don't know what it was like before, but we prefer the Katy... More 

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Thank hillcntrytraveler
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best,most tender and taste steaks tipped with crab and Mexican vegetables and spices. It by far was the best meal all week. Don't forget the Margaretta Large and Green salsa with chips. Puts any Mexican and steak house to shame.

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Thank widz01
Owensboro, Kentucky
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very nice and clean restaurant. The service was amazing, and the food was great! The server was super attentive, polite, and timely. I highly recommend this place!

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Thank Jennifer E
State College, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Amazing service. They even had a vegetarian menu. Kept the whole table happy. Our friends had shrimp/chicken and I had my vegetarian meal. So many choices. The chips were fresh and they gave a green sauce to go with it. YUM!

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Thank VegLionHoosier
Mandurah, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

It was our first mex tex experience and we loved it! Shrimp tacos were amazing as were the brisket enchiladas. What also added to the overall experience were the staff. They were all very friendly, in particular our waitress Kaitlyn, who spent time happily explaining the menu to us. We wish we had food like this back home !

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Thank Scararit
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We are from out of Austin area. We loved this place it was clean, friendly staff, manager was great. Foods was to die for, if we would of had time we would of ordered more fajitas. Our waitress was the best. We had our table cleaned the whole time we were there, our tea/water always filled. Salsas were great I... More 

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Thank Amie R
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This restaurant serve really authentic Mexican meals. Staff is very friendly and service is very quick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2925 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098-4503
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighborhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: (713) 942-0772

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