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Javier's Gourmet Mexicano

4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
+1 214-521-4211
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a little pricey, but the flavors are there for sure! It’s basically high end Mexi food, but I’d recommend getting something you’d never find anywhere else. The menu is loaded with several options to do just that. The food is hard to explain....More

Thank thewifeandioncation
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love to bring my out of town friends here: great atmosphere (festive, noisy & lots of laughs around), Mexican dishes that you won't find anywhere else, terrific bars (cigar lounge a plus), efficient service and nicest folks. Main courses are either beef tenderloin and red...More

Thank JPDallas
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. It is responses like yours that keep us doing what we do and taking pride in our business and food. Thank you for bringing your friends here to enjoy it as well.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love Mexican food, I eat it all the time. But, I have never come across a place quite like Javier's Mexican Gourmet. The food was amazing. I had the filet stuffed with peppers and cheese. The service was outstanding and the ambiance will knock...More

Thank Paris F
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review and recommending us. We pride ourselves on our Mexico City cuisine. Be sure to come back anytime you are in the area.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food , been coming here for 30 years now . atmosphere is great ,, although a little loud , but I guess that what happens when you get old , waiters are great , and excellent food , always like to see what kind...More

Thank Mark P
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for being a loyal customer and the great review.

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Traditional Mexican food!! This place is awesome, service was great, food was delishhhh.. coming back for sure

Thank Ronny F
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. So glad that you enjoyed it. Come back any time.

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

If you're the kind of person that simply must have the latest iPhone, you might not appreciate the tradition that is Javier's in Dallas. Waiters, all male and dressed in tuxedos, work here all their lives and (little known fact) the recipes come directly from...More

Thank GermanSean
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your review. It is ones just like this that keep us doing what we do. We look forward to your next visit. Come back anytime.

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The food was definitely authentic Mexican cuisine. The place is always packed and the service was excellent. The food was plentiful and tasty and the sauces for the chips and dip were unlike anything I have tasted before. My only complaint is that the rooms...More

Thank Mantle22
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. We are please that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

We wanted to walk to a restaurant from the Katy trail and of course we were craving MEXICAN food from Dallas since we now live in California. You just can't get good Tex Mex in Southern California and we cry about it all the time...so...More

Thank kathyh303
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

So glad you found us and enjoyed your experience. Come back and see us anytime you are in town. We do get super busy most nights since we are only open for dinner so make sure you call ahead for a reservation. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My brother and I had reservations (a must) for a Wed night dinner. Not an easy place to get to w all the one way streets but it's worth the effort . Can't say enough about the snapper: served hot (heat, not spice, which is...More

Thank Steve B
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for you kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your food and please do not ever feel rushed to leave. Sit and enjoy your meal and the company and may we suggest if you have room the Flambéd café pierre for after...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have been going to Javier's for 30 years for 2 items: the guacamole appetizer (touched by an angel), and a house specialty item called the Filete Cantinflas. This spectacular dish consists of high quality beef tender enough to cut with a fork, stuffed with...More

Thank TMB_Texan
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and that you keep coming back. The Cantinflas are one of our favorites too. Thank you for making us a tradition for over 30 years. We hope we can make it...More

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Bonney H
21 July 2017|
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Response from fencepost | Reviewed this property |
Probably, I saw a couple when I was there. I don't think they have a kid's menu though. Definitely would make a reservation.
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QeenOfItAll
16 December 2015|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
No - the cigar Bar is essentially in an annex - a separate area of the restaurant where you have to go outside from the restaurant to get into the cigar bar section.
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Rose T
16 July 2015|
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Response from ken l | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember a kids menu, but defiknitely family friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-521-4211
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