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El Tejavan

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
+1 806-354-2444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“tacos” (12 reviews)
“pollo” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This local Mexican restaurant is amazing! Everything here is super authentic and delicious, plus they have a bar with happy hour!

Thank ayalarey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner with friends for two birthday celebrations. Good selections on the menu. Authentic Mexican Food served here. Good service, and nice atmosphere.

Thank Patti A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

There are two locations - this is for the one at 3420 I-40. This location is small and clean and the waitresses were helpful and friendly. I had the pollo adobado, chicken marinated in adobo sauce and grilled. It was excellent! Also had unique and...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I'm very happy my Husband suggested we give this place a try. They have authentic dishes that are delicious. We got adada and pollo taco plates. We will definitely have to make this place a frequent favorite. Good service, great food.

Thank chavanna l
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is great authentic style Mexican food! They have some terrific flavors here. The f you have not tried El Tejavan then try it - if you have, then you know how good it is! Careful though... it can be a bit spicy! Great change...More

Thank Cary and Kelly R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The service is very slow but the chips and salsa are the bomb! The food, when it finally comes, is as good as any you get in Amarillo. The servers are freindly and accomodating so the kitchen must be the delay. It is still worth...More

Thank Johnny B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Just passing through Amarillo and want some great Mexican food for lunch! What a great find and so convenient to I-40. The food was great (my wife had fish tacos and I ordered carne adovada). Just outstanding with great service to boot.

Thank E3037XImichaell
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Never a bad meal. You would pay $25 a plate for food this good in Dallas. Never disappoints. Great shrimp dishes. Fabulous street tacos. Great guacamole.

Thank slaterster03
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Tacos were great. Burritos were great. Shrimp cocktail was great. Place was packed. Service perfect. Quick. Heck of a meal.

Thank slaterster03
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

The food at El Tejavan is consistently delicious. The homemade guacamole is chunky and fresh. The sauces are made from scratch and the ingredients are wholesome. You almost feel healthy eating Mexican food here (almost). Nothing is smothered in cheese. Everything is well-seasoned but not...More

Thank amalawyer
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Karen M
14 February 2017|
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Response from aacmacdonald | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember how the menu listed their dishes. I just remember the plates were brimming with one of the best meals I had in Amarillo. furthermore the handmade corn tortillas are the best I've ever had
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3420 W Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX 79102-2110
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Amarillo
  • Phone Number: +1 806-354-2444
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