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El Fenix Mexican Restaurant

4608 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5826
+1 817-557-4309
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“enchiladas” (7 reviews)
“tex mex” (9 reviews)
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4608 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5826
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Reviewed yesterday

The food is on the upside of average. The waitress was nice and efficient. Definitely an old facility but was clean and welcoming. I would go back.

Thank Texans2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cheese Enchiladas here are perfectly classic Tex Mex - served hot and delicious! The rice and beans are yummy too and the salsa and chips are just so good! We love the Cheese Enchilada special on Wednesdays - just $5.99! Always great service!

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El Fenix never disappoints and has always been great! After a long work day, we had a great meal here with awesome service from everyone from the hostess to our waitress. They really made us feel welcome! I had the Chicken Fajitas Nachos which were...More

Thank Russell E
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy El Fenix. Good quality consistent Mexican food. All the favorites. Chicken quesadilla was great. Queso and guacamole were very good. Lots of different enchiladas at the table - all were enjoyed. Our waitress was great.

Thank slaterster03
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is an easy restaurant - they serve traditional Tex-Mex, it's served hot and fast! - They have space for large groups, tables for big families. The margaritas so frosty and delicious. Mexican beers are good, as well. This place has the BEST #1 chips...More

Thank lonestartraveler3
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This place has the typical Tex mex food. It was good,but not outstanding. The salsa was not spicy enough for my tastes, but to be fair I like stuff really spicy.

Thank Tammy E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

When we come to Arlington, we like eating at El Fenix. The chips and salsa are the the best - very light and crispy. The wait staff is very attentive and you'll receive your meal quickly. We enjoy the chicken fajitas and always have a...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This restaurant seems to provide consistently good food. Prices are good too. The wait is never long and staff is friendly.

Thank gotravel09south
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Food comes out extremely hot. Salsa is very weak as far as hotness goes. We asked if there was a hotter salsa and they said there wasn't but we could have some Tabasco sauce. Really!! Not a place I plan to go often. Had lemon...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

It had been more than just a challenging day and I needed some good food in a quiet environment. So, I opted to go here. I was promptly seated. The wait staff was attentive, but not overbearing. The cheese enchilada dish hit the spot. The...More

Thank happytraveler4209
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4608 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5826
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-557-4309
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