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Desperados Mexican Restaurant Uno

#201 of 3,075 Restaurants in Dallas
$$ - $$$Mexican,
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
+1 214-363-1850
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (39 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried the Desperados beef tacos. They flash fry the taco shell, and the taco is filled with chunks of beef (not ground beef), with cheese on the bottom of the shell and pico! Different and very tasty! My wife had a beef and a...More

Thank Greenvilledan
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Just sort of like any other tex mex place. We sampled the menu but found nothing. Nothing stood out. About the same as chain food.

Thank M3kerry
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I don't know where to begin! The strawberry margarita was perfect. Guacamole was perfect. Chicken tacos were perfect. And finishing it off were the sopapillas which were perfect. I only regret that we don't live here so I can come back!

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and generous portions authentic and delicious. Excellent value and delightful service.

Thank mammameenah
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick business lunch. Service was prompt and friendly. I enjoyed the spicy salsa served with the basket of chips. As the menu indicated their tacos had won a lot of accolades, I opted for the beef Desperados tacos. The fresh avocado was...More

Thank pointer86
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our office enjoys eating lunch at Desperados because the restaurant has very good food at good prices. The location makes it easy to get there and back to the office on time.

Thank mcompian
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

6pm on a Thursday. Steady casual flow of patrons. Got the shrimp cocktail and tacos adobados. Wellll....first lets talk about the salsa...you know....that comes with the chips? WONDERFUL. Its I-want-that-recipe-cause-its-one-of-the-best-I've-ever-had good. The shrimp cocktail (and I've tried to make them)....again, one of the best I've...More

Thank minimyzr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

First the Desperado Tacos are exemplary. The "crispy" shell appears to be made in house and is a welcome compliment to the tasty ingredients. The al Carbon beef was pedestrian at best. The salsa provided was bland. The service was well below par as we...More

Thank Darin P
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This restaurant has decent parking and it accepts reservations. It was a multiple winner at the Texas State Fair for its creative dishes. The servants are very friendly and the food is good. The Desperado Tacos are one of their signature dishes and it is...More

Thank RickPerry
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Tex mex is tex mex and it's great at desperados. They have a great lunch menu and fun margaritas. The queso with beef and pico is also very good. I got the Desperados tacos- they were great, but eat them quick because the meat marinade...More

Thank lhockman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 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: 4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-363-1850
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