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“Great”

Irma's Southwest Grill
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Ranked #100 of 8,237 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $14 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Downtown
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Great”
Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

Really friendly staff, excellent food and, as other reviewers have noted, amazing fruit-ade. A fun place for lunch in downtown Houston

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English first
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7 reviews
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“No Menu = No Thanks! Okay, overpriced food.”
Reviewed October 26, 2012 via mobile

First time at Irma's today. Surprised to see they don't have menus. I accepted the server's suggestion of a "combo" so I could try a few different things. The tamale and enchilada were just okay, but the beef fajita was chewy and yuck. expected better beef in Texas! i also ried their house-made lemonade, which I found sickly sweet. Guacamole was thick and yummy. One combo, one guac, one lemonade equaled $40 for lunch!! Since there were no menus, this high price came as a very unpleasant surprise. Nice servers, but never again!

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1 Thank ATLfamilyof3
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Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Fresh Mexican- I have never had better.”
Reviewed September 17, 2012 via mobile

The owner took time to meet and us and asked about where were from. The waiter was attentive and brought out our food quickly. The owner gave my husband a mole enchilada and it was delicious. The fruit-Aide is wonderful.

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2 Thank Sweetcheaks
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Level 6 Contributor
136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Daytime place”
Reviewed August 14, 2012

This location is only open morning until 3pm and caters to the downtown business people. The service was fast and friendly and the food was fresh.

Visited August 2012
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London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Really great Mexian”
Reviewed August 12, 2012

Irma's grill serves amazing Mexican food, and the locals have confirmed to me it's one of the best places in town. Absolutely nothing to complain about the food - it was delicious. It's a little bit pricey and they don't have a printed menu, which made me a little bit uneasy. But you can check the menu and prices online on their website beforehand.

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2 Thank JanSru
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