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El Fenix Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican
4608 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5826
+1 817-557-4309
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average19%
  • 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 4 weeks ago 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 17 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 26 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 17 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 21 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 18 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 21 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
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Best Mexican Food in the area & service is good. This is our favorite location when we want good Mexican food.

1  Thank _jra859
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great Tex Mex standards and some new offerings. The new fajita salad is wonderful! The chicken enchiladas are fabulous, too.

1  Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Nothing wrong with enchiladas and tacos with a cold margarita . This place has not changed in years and is always good.

Thank ron_davidson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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