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Javier's Gourmet Mexicano

4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
+1 214-521-4211
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
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1 - 10 of 352 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here dozens of times, but felt like writing a review for the first time since we went for a birthday last week. Easily handled group of 10, with split orders and any accommodations we wanted. Expect to spend a decent amount and to...More

1  Thank DallasLonghorn
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your great experience. It is responses like this that keep us doing what we do. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and look forward to the next time that you visit. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six of us had a reservation on a Thursday night at 6:30. At first it appeared that a reservation wasn't needed but within 30 minutes the place was full. There is a dress code, a sign up front says "No shorts" but I saw several...More

1  Thank fencepost
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going to Javier's for a little over 34 years and this is the first time I've reviewed it. I've maybe been there 50 times over that period. Over 34 years, I can tell you a few things: 1) The food is as consistently...More

Thank Gene S
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your great experience. It is responses like this that keep us doing what we do. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and look forward to the next time that you visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very spicy and good, the margaritas were strong, the desserts were so so....the red snapper Javier was delicious.More

Thank Anurag A
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your great experience. It is responses like this that keep us doing what we do. We are glad that you enjoyed the food and we like to think we have the best margaritas in...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

A group of friends and spouses have been going here for a special celebration dinner for about 15 years. What keeps us coming back is the patio out front for drinks before dinner (and after if not too crowded), friendly and professional service who recognize...More

Thank Torchboy
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Many thanks for your kind words. We are honored to be a part of your special celebration. Let the good times keep coming.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great place that's withstood time - always consistent and delicious. Worldclass margaritas, wonderful chips and salsa. Suggest you make a reservation as is always busy as it's a top choice for a Mexican fix. Javier is active and keeps the place running at a top...More

Thank Flyby0161
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Many thanks for your kind words. A good margarita is worth it's weight in gold! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

In town for a conference & a Dallas friend recommended Javier's - my group certainly was not disappointed! It was fabulous! It was suggested we order Cantinflas - greatest thing on the menu., said my friend AND the waiter. We also ordered the cheese Panela...More

Thank Barbara T
Javier G, Owner at Javier's Gourmet Mexicano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Many thanks for your kind words. A good margarita is worth it's weight in gold! We hope to see you again soon the next time you are in town.

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Been travelling to Dallas for years and just had my first Javier's experience. Great place with a lot of character. Would not recommend for business with an 8 person table as conversation with that many is difficult, but the food was fantastic and the menu...More

Thank DCT84
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

So our concierge at the Ritz recommended that we try Javier's for dinner. We started with a very efficient waiter who took our drink order and before we could open the menu, the drinks were presented. Then he asked about appetizers and we got the...More

Thank Rebecca I
Reviewed 13 April 2017

By far one of my favorite stops when I travel to Dallas. I live in Los Angeles and there is NO shortage of great Mexican cuisine. I think the Margaritas are some of the best I have ever had. The roasted squab keeps me going...More

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Bonney H
21 July 2017|
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Response from fencepost | Reviewed this property |
Probably, I saw a couple when I was there. I don't think they have a kid's menu though. Definitely would make a reservation.
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QeenOfItAll
17 December 2015|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
No - the cigar Bar is essentially in an annex - a separate area of the restaurant where you have to go outside from the restaurant to get into the cigar bar section.
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Rose T
17 July 2015|
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Response from ken l | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember a kids menu, but defiknitely family friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4912 Cole Ave, Dallas, TX 75205-3402
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Oak Lawn
  • Neighbourhood: Oak Lawn
  • Phone Number: +1 214-521-4211
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