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Mi Cocina

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Mexican, Southwestern
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11661 Preston Rd., Dallas, TX 75230
+1 214-265-7704
11:00 - 22:00
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Little Elm, Texas
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103 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Had a dinner here for a work group of 30 people. Chips, salsa and drunks were all filled promptly and refilled quickly as well. Food came out quickly. Most of the group was very pleased with taste if their food. One person said that the tamales they ordered were cold.

Thank Teammcwilliams
Treasure Island, Florida
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665 reviews
421 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Stop in for lunch. Had the #1, which is 2 enchiladas with yellow rice and refried beans. $8.95 without salad, plenty of great tasting food. They serve free high quality chips & salsa before your meal. Didn't have any alcohol, but noticed they had an extensive menu of same. I was waited on by Reyna. Very prompt, attentive, cheerful. I... More 

Thank Daniel K
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

the food is good but the waiters try to rush you out the door. I had put my fork down to take a drink and they tried to take my plate of food away. They stated that they thought I was finished eating - I had only taken 2 bites of my food. This has happened to me at all... More 

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Warwickshire, UK
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

There are plenty of restaurants in this area, but on this occasion I was looking for good, fast and informal food. The food was great but this review is about the service and the Double barrel Margaritas, which provided the icing on the cake :) a good choice for Mexican in the area.

Thank Mark C
Midwest City, Oklahoma
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Brisket nachos are not on the menu. (They should be). You can order them. They are the best nachos I have ever eaten. We order them every time we eat there.

Fort Worth, Texas
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181 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Dinner is always delicious at Mi Cocina. Everyone loved their entrees and we had more than enough food to fill our bellies. Our servers were excellent and kept our glasses full. We dined with children as well and they had great selections for the kids.

Thank Brandi K
Albany, New York
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413 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were a family of 7 including a baby, and the wait staff could not be nice. We started immediately with warm nacho chips and yummy salsa which was quickly replenished as soon as we removed the last chip. The food arrived quickly and all dishes were delicious. But mostly we appreciated the kindness of the staff concerning the baby... More 

Thank sheilal921
Dallas, TX
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

This restaurant is the standard for TexMex in the Dallas area. We visit here often and the staff is very good and well trained. I think that management could sell training services to other restaurants. Dallas has a lot of different styles of Mexican food, which I enjoy, but this is very straight forward and very good.

Thank Iforgetmyname4
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Stopped in with friends for dinner on a Sunday evening and were seated right away. Chips and salsa were very good. We all shared a large queso and gucamole both were tasty. The fajitas were wonderful as was the Tacos Carbon. I would visit them again if we are in town.

Thank Michele D
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141 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

We got the chefs special- tacos al carbon. What a disappointment. Every bite was a bite into fat. The margaritas were nothing to edge about.

Thank Tiz56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, 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: 11661 Preston Rd., Dallas, TX 75230
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-265-7704
Welcome to Mi Cocina where everything we offer is hand-crafted and made fresh daily using authentic Mexican cooking techniques and the finest ingredients available. You'll love our Tex-Mex menu from our famous, homemade salsa to our mouthwatering, hand-dipped enchiladas. You can taste the freshness and quality in every bite. Relax in our comfortable stylish surroundings with one of our legendary Mambo Taxis® served by our family of warm, friendly and professional staff. It's our honor to serve you!

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