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Herrera's Cafe

3311 Sylvan Ave, Dallas, TX 75212
+1 214-954-7180
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bean soup” (12 reviews)
“beef tacos” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
3311 Sylvan Ave, Dallas, TX 75212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal. Hard to choose because they have so much on the menu. Good size portions and came with complimentary bean soup and chips and salsa. Love the bean soup, very good. Liked the new restaurant, not enough parking though, parking lot was...More

Thank 2catsathome
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Situated right next door to the Omni, we walked to Herrera's for Supper. The staff were all super nice. My son and I ate Shrimp fajitas and my daughter had cheese enchiladas. The food was very tasty. They have a large bar and TV's for...More

Thank amber w
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great Tex mex, friendly service, tasty Margs, and best sopapillias on the planet...period. Worth the drive, even if from Marfa, TX. I have yet to meet anyone who doesn't like the place. Al Fresco dining available.

Thank McCharlie1
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Ventured out to Sylvan Ave to try a new to us Tex-Mex place and it did not disappoint. Cheese enchiladas were terrific and probably had the best beef taco that was crunchy and did not break apart on the first bite. The rice was good...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I loved the Denton Dr. location when i lived in Dallas. So, I gave this one a shot while traveling to Dallas recently. I ordered the 13B (beef enchiladas)...they ain't what they used to be. It was ok but I was very disappointed...especially in the...More

Thank Runnin26
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Good Mexican staff operate this restaurant. Tried ribeye, fajitas etc. really good food. Sortiment of beers is reasonable.

Thank cz z
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Herrera's Cafe (not to be confused with the tourist-oriented Cafe Herrera in the Omni Hotel) was a Dallas institution on Maple Avenue (at three different addresses) from circa 1971 until about 2015 when it moved to across the Trinity to 3311 Sylvan Avenue, Dallas, TX...More

1  Thank Zotemail
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We have been fans for >30 years; we've eaten at 3 locations and just keep following them. Good, good food. All 5 of us enjoyed this January 2017 visit for breakfast.

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The staff, the food, and an even better atmosphere! This place is my go-to Tex-Mex restaurant. I tried the other menu items years ago but I love my "jessica" plate dearly. Spicy salsa, cheesy enchiladas, refried beans to die for, even the iced tea is...More

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Nothing special going on here. Friendly place, good value, just not memorable as far as the food goes. Not much more I can say.

Thank Joe M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3311 Sylvan Ave, Dallas, TX 75212
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-954-7180
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