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Tumbleweed Tex Mex Grill & Margarita Bar

1700 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1712
+1 502-647-4651
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (2 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1700 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1712
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

It's possible this may have changed since I'm writing this review several months later but at the time they had a smoking section. It was basically just another section of the restaurant with nothing to keep the smoke from billowing over to our non-smoking area....More

Thank wkupike2000
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We've been eating at Tumbleweed for 30+ years. Many of them have closed (all the ones in Lexington) so it was a real treat to eat at this one in Shelbyville. The only bad thing on the entire visit was that fact that they still...More

Thank TravelGalBT
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Local chain where we've been eating for a couple decades. In college, they had 50 cent tacos, which got us hooked. They've come a long way since then, with a more modern, diverse menu. Now they call their tacos, "Street Tacos," but we can still...More

Thank christigillbaunach
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Good Tex Mex food. Get on the email list for coupons about every week for a bogo or a free caso usually. Ribs, steaks, chicken and pork chops are good if you don't like Mexican. If you are over 60 you can order off the...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Quick service and friendly staff. Food was wonderful, the garlic butter on the steak was a welcome flavor. I ordered the sirloin with a mango glaze and it was very flavorful without taking away from the steak.

Thank susan c
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We occasionally have early dinners at Tumbleweed in Shelbyville Kentucky. My beautiful wife has tumblebucks rewards & appetizers are usually free😋. Tex-Mex menu offers a variety of different meals, all at reasonable prices.Best Queso in town & several varieties of salsas. Great burritos & killer...More

Thank P466BQrobertp
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It alwys looks busy so we went to try it out. We are both alergic to MSG and we were told they used it. They said they would not use it on our food. We did order and were leary of eating it but fortunatly...More

Thank dscottc2017
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We wanted to grab a quick dinner but the service was INCREDIBLY SLOW! The manager finally came over and took our drink order. The restaurant was only at about 30% capacity. When our food finally came, it was only slightly warm. The flour tortillas were...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We used to go all the time but food and service were horrible! We decided to go back and give it a try! So much better! Service is outstanding and food was good. Looked much cleaner as well! We will return!

Thank bluesmom98
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We took our daughter for her Birthday, it was her choice, took FOREVER to get our drinks, let alone the food. Then the chicken in our daughters quesadea was horrible, so we asked that they exchange it, well the manager came over with an attitude...More

Thank Newatthis03
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
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: 1700 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-647-4651
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