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Mi Cocina

#118 of 2,955 Restaurants in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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77 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205-5412
+1 214-521-6426
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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118 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter took us to this Tex Mex restaurant since it was close to her place. The restaurant has quite a cozy environment giving it some classy style. We were waited by an very nice gentleman and very prompt. His service is very clean, bringing food, even the salsa sauce in a tray and handle dishes minimally with his hands.... More 

New York City, New York
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband refuses to eat Tex-Mex in NYC as he doesn't believe it lives up to his Texas roots when it comes to "real" Tex-Mex. Therefore, on my first visit to Texas we HAD to have "real" Tex-Mex. We went to Mi Cocina on a Saturday night and started our night on the bar on the roof which is enclosed... More 

Thank KLMnyc517
Bethlehem, United States
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant during a business trip. The food was good. Service was okay. Enjoyed the food and would eat there again

Thank Lisa L
Durham, North Carolina
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

As far as Tex Mex goes, the meal at Mi Cocina was quite good. The restaurant itself was a little loud (large party of post-soccer practice kids), making conversation with my dinner companion a little strained. I would go back, though, without a doubt.

Thank Nathan K
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I love Me Cocina and this is my favorite location. The food is aways great and the margarita are super yummy! I would recommend the mambo taxi. Everything I have has been great. I do not think you can go wrong with anything on the menu.

Thank GI_janeelizabeth
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200 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hostess for the weekend, the parking lot was very full on a friday night and we though at least an hour wait, but the 4 of us were seated right away. Our waiter was very good, and got our Margaritas to us right away plus the chips and salsa was very good as well,... More 

Thank IndianagirlFlorida
Oklahoma City, OK
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526 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Although the restaurant was very crowded we didn't have any trouble with service. In fact, it was great. The food was fresh and delicious. The chicken nachos came with a large slice of chicken on each chip! Yummy. And their guacamole is the best.... simple and tasty. The Mambo Taxi is a house favorite and is a margarita with sangria.... More 

Thank morrishj
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The food and service was great. Good drinks. There is a nice patio seating area outside. Nice for a birthday dinner.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Hygiene, Colorado
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Went late (9pm),and after a short 10 minute wait was seated. The sever was incredible, and we received our food within 10 minutes of ordering. My son got the beef tacos, rice, guac, and beans. I got the chicken breast with mole, rice and beans. Both dishes prepared beautifully and were consumed in minutes. Pleasant, efficient service and reasonable if... More 

Thank Jasperandloro
Carrollton, Texas
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

All the food here is delicious with generous portions. This place is usually busy but the wait staff keep up very well. Parking and noise can be an issue so try to ride together if you can. I highly recommend this establishment.

Thank Chris R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, 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 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205-5412
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-521-6426
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?