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Abuelo's

) #14 of 684 Restaurants in Arlington $$ - $$$ Mexican,
1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
+1 817-468-2622
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (28 reviews)
“flan” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Fabulous Restaurant! Had been wanting to try it for a while but the parking lot was always full and we don't like long waits at restaurants. We decided to go ahead and WOW did we make the right decision!! The food and service was Fabulous....More

Thank Milscorvette
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It sounds like you two had a wonderful night! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope to see you back soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We went for dinner and each of us ordered enchiladas. Together we tried 4 kinds and they were all good. I liked the look of the restaurant as well. Nice ambiance. Our waitress was very nice and helpful as well. We hadn't been there before...More

Thank txtfa001
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the outstanding review! We hope to see you stop by soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a place to come if you need something different than what you normally eat. It is a pleasure to enjoy with family.

Thank feliciam905
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the great review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Great food! Clean, seated immediately. Our server seemed like she was irritated with our party of 3. We didn't ask for anything special but I'm not sure if there were too many in her station. I only saw her go between 4 tables. It felt...More

Thank Sam2970
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the feedback about your visit. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your food, however, I apologize for the poor service you received. We're always looking for ways to improve so we appreciate the feedback. We hope to see you soon! Thanks, Miles Leal,...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Just ate at Abuelo's and the food was awesome. They made several changes to meet our special dietary needs. Waitress was top notch. Food came out quickly and she never let our drinks get low.

Thank Sheila M
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

It's so great to hear we were able to accommodate your dietary needs! Thanks for sharing the wonderful review with us. We hope to see you stop by soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were meeting a friend from out of state. Our waiter was excellent, kept our drinks full, chips... we didn't have need for anything!! And the food!! Always perfect! All 5 of us ordered something else do we could sample more & it was wonderful!

Thank Nancy N
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

This is what we like to hear! Thank you for sharing your feedback about your wonderful dinner experience. We hope to welcome you back soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

First time here and food was pretty good. And I'm picky about my food. I mean I'm paying a premium for it so it has to be good. So when I complement food it means something. So it was pretty good. Fajitas. Beef. A little...More

Thank david c
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

It's great to know my staff is going above and beyond for our guests! Thanks for the wonderful feedback about your recent experience. I'm so thrilled that you enjoyed your first visit with us. We hope to see you soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is a pretty and clean restaurant. The tables are spaced far enough apart that you don't have to listen to the conversations of people sitting around you. The food is good, the chips and red sauce are tasty - the green sauce not so...More

Thank lonestartraveler3
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for the kind words about your dining experience! We hope to see you back very soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 4 May 2017

I was not impressed with food at this place. It seemed nice and clean and the service was attentive but I thought the food was average at best. Portions were adequate especially I didn't care for it.More

Thank V5005WObarbarac
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for the feedback. I'm so thrilled you enjoyed the the service, however, I wish our food would have impressed you more. We make everything from scratch daily and take pride into our recipes. I would love to recommend one of our House Specialties...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

I haven't been here for many years, but was pleasantly surprised during this visit. We ordered the beef fajitas for one for both of us to eat. We were shocked to find the fajitas include unlimited refills on the beans, guacamole, and cheese plate that...More

Thank b_none55
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you had an enjoyable visit. We hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-468-2622
Description
Real Mexican food is a feast for the senses. From colorful peppers to the sounds of sizzling fajitas all the way to that incredible flavor. Each mouthful is just as much a result of the freshest ingredients as it is a result of the chef's expertise. Abuelo's offers diners the opportunity to experience real Mexican food, combining authentic, made from scratch classic dishes with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine. Our executive Chef Luis Sanchez has spent decades perfecting our menu, and we boast a wide selection of wood-grilled fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, chile rellenos or Abuelo's unique House Specialties (depending on your location). To compliment your meal, our expert bartenders are masters at crafting signature favorites, including a wide variety of margaritas and swirls. Catering is also an option, our staff are adept at delivering a professional, hassle-free and delicious meal. Whatever the occasion, we'll stop at nothing to make your time at Abuelo's a memorable dining experience.
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