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El Fenix Famous Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
+1 972-279-8900
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“lemon pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My server was excellent kept the yes glass full / plenty of chips and salsa 💃. Food while not awesome everyday is legit enough to get us to return each month . The old school chicken tacos 🌮 are excellent

Thank Buddy B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

If I don't get to El Fenix at least once a month I get Tex-Mex withdrawals. Wednesdays is a good day to go for the special.

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for my dads birthday and we usually love going! There is always this one guy that does a great job! But we sat by the bar and didn't get help for a while! They brought us free queso for the wait! But...More

Thank mindidbaby24
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Nothing terrifically outstanding, but you may depend on the food's being good at ANY franchise location. Chips are thin and crisp, but the salsa isn't quite hot enough for me. Economically priced. Great service.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We come here on occasion when visiting family. This is not my favorite Mexican food chain, but some the family likes it a lot. They do have good chips and salsa. The queso is also good. To me their service is not consistently great; sometimes...More

Thank Kindra G
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

As always this chain restaurant serves up great fare, lots of parking, situation on 'restaurant row' right off the interstate. Always crowded but wait times are reasonable, especially on the weekend. Great food, chips and salsa, we normally eat the tamale dinner, but all selections...More

Thank Mlarsen880
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Our waiter did not seem too happy to be at work. I ordered the bean and guacamole chalupas and he brought me bean and meat. When I said I believed I had ordered the guacamole chalupas, he gave me a condescending look and corrected me....More

Thank SuziQinTexas
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Very stingy on giving tea or refills , messed order up , but food was amazing . However waiters are quit busy and forgetful .

1  Thank Chloe D
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is always our goto for Mexican food and margaritas. Love theor food and service. It is very clean and all servers are friendly.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I Really like El Fenix. Their menu is varied and offers traditional Mexican as well as Tex-Mex. And their Flan is good!

Thank Sudderth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3904 Towne Crossing Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150-6122
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Mesquite
  • Phone Number: +1 972-279-8900
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