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El Fenix Famous Mexican Restaurant

#1,225 of 3,070 Restaurants in Dallas}
€€ - €€€Mexican,
6811 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 75225-4202
+1 214-363-5279
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
6811 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 75225-4202
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

While traveling we were served a catered lunch and I fell in love!. The beef and chicken fajitas were incredible and I ate my weight in chips and salsa. I can only imagine how good the food is at the location if they do that...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Used to stop in here quite regularly for a cheap good lunch. Restaurant is in an older building but well kept. Service is quick and the food is always fresh and hot. Normally for lunch I ate the tortilla soup or enchilada platter. A good...More

Thank johnmcd2
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Tex-Mex. This place is the gold standard for planet Earth. It simply does not get better because perfection cannot be improved on. I want these people to adopt me or in the alternative I'd settle for working as a bus boy if they threw in...More

Thank Clif C
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Consistent service and food. Plan on a wait. Its very good for what it is, but I wouldn't rank it high on my list of places I look forward to visiting. But if you are simply looking for decent quality, reasonable, tex mex food, and...More

Thank jdpDallas_TX
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Great setting with wonderful good. Appetizers were to die for. Food was flavorful and up to par. I loved our waiter, he was of great attendance and he wasn't a bad conversator either. Very friendly staff

Thank Niesa V
Reviewed 28 June 2015

My family had dinner there while visiting the city. The service was excellent! We enjoyed dinner ... which isn't always easy for vegetarians that sometimes have seafood ... and dessert! I ordered a margarita, which was quite tasty. The salsa actually has flavor. My husband...More

Thank TravellingMom M
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

We were downtown Dallas and started to get hungry. Looked over and this place was packed so we decided to give it a try. We made a great choice. Chips and salsa was fantastic! They were like corn chips and they tasted awesome. Their queso...More

Thank foote410
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I enjoyed the food at El Fenix. It was definitely in the better-than-average to really good range, but it was the tortilla chips that knocked my socks off. The chips were crisp and thin, but firm at the same time. They did not fall apart...More

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Even though this is a chain restaurant, they have excellent Tex Mex food, great service and a wonderful Mexican atmosphere! We make sure to visit every time we're in Dallas, which is 2-3 times a year. Be sure to stop in!

Thank theresaw261
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

I was there with friends..very good food..we took tacos and enchiladas!!tasty and cheap..and very good service..recommendable!!

Thank Paolo G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 6811 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 75225-4202
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-363-5279
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