Best Tex-Mex restaurants in Dallas South

sysadmin | January 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Mix a bit of Texas with a bit of Mexico and you’ve got some great flavor combos! Whether you crave something spicy or comfort food that reminds you of your childhood, you’ll be sure to get your fill from the best Tex-mex joints in Dallas South.

Let’s have a taste of home, shall we?

Agua Azul Seafood

Surrounded by a warm and unique landscape in the heart of Downtown Grand Prairie, Agua Azul SeaFood is a restaurant that serves nothing but quality, sustainable seafood in a beautiful, relaxing location. Only minutes away from Lone Star Park and Verizon Theatre, this restaurant provides seating with stunning views and offers something for everyone including vegetarian options. The warm and friendly atmosphere makes them the perfect place to celebrate any occasion.

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 425 E Main St, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 972-660-4054

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Sundays-Thursdays 10:30am-9pm & Friday/Saturdays 10:30am-11pm

El Jordan Cafe

El Jordan Cafe is often described as a hole-in-the-wall that offers a melting pot of culinary creations that you and your family will love!

Known for their legendary layered dips, delightful Enchiladas, warm tortillas filled with delectable ingredients, and freshly fried chicken steak, this iconic Tex-Mex restaurant comes highly recommended for the best breakfast tacos in town.

The best part is they’re open for Breakfast and lunch Wednesdays-Mondays from 6:30 am to 2:30 pm every week, so you can bring your friends and family in for a Tex- Mex treat!

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 416 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 214-941-4451

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Fridays- Wednesdays 6:30am-12pm 

𝗣𝗲𝗽𝗲’𝘀 & 𝗠𝗶𝘁𝗼’𝘀

Get your Tex-Mex fix within the heart of Deep Ellum, the Rojas Family!  Here you’ll find a menu made up mostly of fajitas and other standards including excellent enchiladas and tacos that are fried after filling, perfect for a good ol’ chow down with family and friends.

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 2911 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 214-741-1901

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Mondays/ Tuesdays 11am-3pm, Wednesdays/Thursdays 11am-9pm, Fridays/Saturdays 11am-10pm & Sundays 11am-5pm


Every festive feast deserves to be served in a cozy and bright dining space polished with festive colors, don’t you think? Rafa’s Cafe is family oriented and child-friendly with a relaxed and casual atmosphere where you will feel at home. Here you can enjoy stellar chips and salsa, enchiladas, deep-fried tacos and so much more! 

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 5617 W. Lovers Ln. Dallas, TX 75209

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 214-357-2080 

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Sundays-Thursdays 11am – pm Friday/Saturday 11am-10pm

𝗥𝗶𝗼 𝗕𝗿𝗮𝘃𝗼 𝗠𝗲𝘅𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗮𝘂𝗿𝗮𝗻𝘁

From their fresh guacamole to steaming burritos, every ounce of flavor in this Tex-Mex joint is here to steal the show. Popularly known for their signature tacos, flavour packed dishes and refreshing drinks, this authentic, fun and chilling atmosphere has all you can eat and then some!

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 425 W Pioneer Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75051

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 972-642-8007

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Sundays-Thursdays 10am – 11pm Friday/Saturday 10am-12pm

𝗥𝗲𝘀𝗶𝗱𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗧𝗮𝗾𝘂𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗮

Resident Taqueria is a place to gather close to home with a casual atmosphere and a fresh, intriguing take on a cuisine embedded in the history of the area.

Not only rich in history, but offers great food as well! They boast margaritas on tap, by the gallon, or even frozen during warmer months. If you ask nicely, the staff may just top this classic margarita with a swirl of sweet strawberry puree. 

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 9661 Audelia Rd. Suite 112 Dallas, TX 75238

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: (972) 387-8442

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Tuesdays-Saturdays 7am-9pm


Nestled in the heart of Bishop Arts District, Tejas is known for their handmade tortillas, dry rubbed fajitas, bright, spicy vegan bowls, and freshly caught seafood in their homemade marinades, paired perfectly with balanced margaritas or their house agua frescas. A crowd favorite are flights of tiny crunchy tacos that go perfectly with spicy, frozen, and Chamoy-spiked margaritas.

𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬: 250 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208

𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗰𝘁 𝗶𝗻𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: 214-944-5672

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀: Wednesdays-Thursdays 11am-10pm, Fridays- Saturdays 11am-11pm, Sundays 11am-9pm 

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