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Esperanza's Mexican Cafe & Bky

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2122 N Main St, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8511
+1 817-626-5770
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06:30 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 17:30
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 17:30
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new york, ny
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

large, welcoming, buzzy space filled with family groups, particularly at breakfast-time sunday. a classic tex-mex menu. ask for the great pork tamales.

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Thank waverlymuse
Burbank, California
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118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joe T's closes between 2:30-5:00, so we ended up at Esperanza's (across the street)! What a terrific surprise! Turns out, it's as good as Joe T's, AND they are, if not exactly one in the same, at least connected to each other on some level. Website calls it a "spin off," but whatever you call it, it was outstanding!! Not... More 

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Thank DocSnarky
Fort Worth, Texas
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had plenty to eat for two and very reasonable pricing. It was good, not great, and not horrible. Lots to select off the menu. I'd go again if I was in the area, but would not make a special trip, and if I could not find a parking spot immediately, I'd move on to another place. Parking is a REAL... More 

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Benbrook, TX
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family loves Esperanza's! They are related to Joe T's (your meal will be served on a Joe T's plate), but their menu is sooo much better - many, many choices. We love breakfast there. And then we stop by the bakery on our way out - the Wedding cookies are yummy!

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Thank kbloomh
Fort Worth, Texas
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72 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

First time here to this location usually go to the south side location ... I came for a birthday brunch for a friend... it's really good I enjoyed it .. We sat on the patio my only complaint would be all the flies that were there... I think a good spray treatment of the grounds would definitely benefit the patio... More 

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Thank mixedftw
Fort Worth, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

What else can I say? If you want a Mexican breakfast then this is the place! Parking may be a challenge and expect to wait in line but it is worth it. Who knows... you may even find some wonderful pastry to bring home.

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Thank Stephen M
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Omg! So the story happened again. I can't believe it! This is just too much! Just like last time we ate at this place. We went for breakfast on Sunday after mass. We went home to change our clothes because we know that this place is always a mess with food and trash on the floor and on their chairs.... More 

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Thank Laura N
Waco, Texas
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Love the chilaquilas and migas for breakfast. Nice, relaxed atmosphere. Good for lunch, with traditional Tex Mex as well as interior Mexican food. Service usually good, but can be a little spotty at times.

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Thank 1benjy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great big fat slightly greasy pork tamales like they should be made. Their coconut pan de dulce and cinnamon roll were also very big and very delicious!

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Thank joal r
Dallas, TX
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

This place is kinda like a hole in the wall type place but the food was fantastic. I had the Migas (half order) and I was stuffed, so I can't imagine the full order! Service was good. I just had an iced tea since it was breakfast, but the ladies sitting at the table next to mine were having margaritas... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 17:30
Monday
06:30 - 17:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 17:30
Thursday
06:30 - 17:30
Friday
06:30 - 17:30
Saturday
06:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 N Main St, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8511
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-626-5770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?