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El Fenix Famous Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
+1 972-279-8900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“enchiladas” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant chain has been in Texas for many years and is family owned. The have a great selection of TexMex with ample servings for reasonable prices. I have been eating at this chain for many years and the food is always good. Have always...More

Thank _dsfranklin46
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The service is top notch. We had our food with in 5 minutes after we ordered. The food was hot and very good. Never ran out of chips and hot sauce.

Thank 91dwightp
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite, we were quickly seated. Chips and salsa were good as always. Tried their dollar margarita special, recommend you get the premium. Good tasty food.

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The first highchair had broken straps but they brought us a new one quickly. We ordered two kids meals and one of them didn't come out with everyone else's food. In fact, we had to wait a few minutes for the Mac and cheese, which...More

Thank FirstRedHibiscus
Reviewed January 8, 2018

I stopped and ate here yesterday on the way home from the airport. It was a busy Sunday after church crowd and we only had a 15 minute wait. Our waitress was amazing and had more chips, salsa and drinks to us without a wait...More

Thank 354jeremym
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Great chips with perfect hot sauce . Chicken fajitas were on point and oh so good . The service could be better but the food made up for it

Thank Buddy B
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Went today for Lunch. Used the $2.99 Coupon on my Phone. Good deal. Great Service. Love their Food. I go here often but the coupon was a Nice surprise. I will be going back.

Thank lindafb48
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

I'm new to Texas but expected a highly rate place to be better than this. I got enchiladas covered in chili con carne and fajita steak and it was ok. The basic margarita was strong but not particularly tasty. We got guac as an appetizer...More

Thank Camille R
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

I've loved the chips and salsa at El Fenix since I was a child The menu is pretty basic Tex-Mex, and cheap.

Thank Cary S
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

My server was excellent kept the yes glass full / plenty of chips and salsa 💃. Food while not awesome everyday is legit enough to get us to return each month . The old school chicken tacos 🌮 are excellent

Thank Buddy B
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December 29, 2017|
Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
Except for chips & hot sauce + refills, any restaurant will charge you for added items. Did you order tea? I'll bet they charged you for it. My wife likes queso, too, and there's a charge. Sorry, you are barking up the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mesquite
  • Phone Number: +1 972-279-8900
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