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Petra Fresh Mexican Bistro

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1751 Eldorado Pkwy, Suite 300, McKinney, TX 75069-8071
+1 972-984-1981
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Fairview
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a casual restaurant that prepares your food after you place your order and delivers it to your table. I've been told by friends from California that the style of food is more Cali-Mex than Tex-Mex. No matter what you choose to call the food, I would call it a good place for lunch or dinner with always fresh-tasting... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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302 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Great food and good service for somewhat unusual Mexican food. The food was fresh and hot when brought to the table. You order and pay at the counter and select your table. When ready, the food is brought to you. Would definitely return.

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Thank TexasTraveler7507047
McKinney, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 9, 2017

My wife and I have visited Petra several times over the past few years. While the restaurant is not in an ideal location for us, we often find ourselves going back to enjoy the fish tacos (my favorite) and other asunder dishes. The staff is friendly and the prices are reasonable. I have not noticed any drop in the quality... More 

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Thank Michael C
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2017

This has always been my favorite go to spot for Blood Orange Margaritas and queso..Not so anymore..My friend and I were so disappointed. We went yesterday after a tennis match ready for our blood orange margarita..It came out in a new margarita glass instead of the old glasses which is fine but it had a brown swirl instead of the... More 

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Thank Leah B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

The naysayers. I sat down to lunch today and I got the taco sampler. I got the Al Pastor, Grilled Fish Taco, and the Chicken Taco. All three were excellent with the fish taco being my favorite. The chicken was a close second. Very good. I will return!

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Thank Cole E
Lake City, Colorado
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Walk up ordering, nice and roomy, BUT the food was on in need of major help. Three of four dishes (not sure about our host's) were not very palatable; sorry, nice try.

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Thank Sp00k2
McKinney, Texas
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442 reviews
309 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed November 25, 2016

This was my first visit here for lunch with a co-worker. This place is truly a hidden gem. The staff is supper friendly and the food is fresh and quite yummy. My friend ordered the chicken enchilada special and I got regular enchiladas. The chicken is not shredded but in cubes. They have good chips and salsa. Love the mexican... More 

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Thank tenisheat2016
2 reviews
Reviewed August 31, 2016

It was very good. I loved the queso and the chicken quesadilla was different but really good. I ordered the appitizer portion and it was more than enough for lunch.

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Thank Lauren E
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is our favorite local place for Mexican food. The hibiscus tea is fantastic. We love the fish tacos, vegetarian tacos, and the taco soup. Generous portions and free chips and salsa. My kids love eating here too and it's not difficult to find something that suits their palate. Friendly staff that bring food to your table after you order... More 

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Thank Vesuvius13
McKinney, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2015

This was our go to date night place for at least a year. The management change and alterations to the decor and recipes have not been good. Sadly we just can't support this local business any more.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1751 Eldorado Pkwy, Suite 300, McKinney, TX 75069-8071
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-984-1981

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