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El Fenix

$$ - $$$Mexican,
401 W State Highway 114, Grapevine, TX 76051-4050
+1 817-421-1151
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (13 reviews)
“tex mex” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
401 W State Highway 114, Grapevine, TX 76051-4050
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We arrived later in the afternoon, and this location was nearly empty. We were greeted with a smile, and seated right away. Our food was delivered quickly, hot and fresh. The chips were fantastic, as always. The salsa was very watery, not like the usual...More

Thank 806Max
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My husband and i ordered the fajitas for two, and we were amazed at the amount of food we received. The fajitas tasted great, and we really like their chips and salsa. We will make a stop here everytime we go to Dallas from now...More

Thank annehX3457YN
Reviewed 23 May 2017

El Fenix has been a favorite for family get togethers for many years now. Their food is always good and always well priced. The staff is courteous and prompt and the atmosphere fun. We've had them provide catering food for a few events and have...More

Thank Terranda A
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We visited this place for lunch and had the lunch specials. They start you out as most Mexican restaurants do with chips and salsa. We had the chicken quesadilla and the beef chimichanga. The chimichanga came with rice and refried beans the quesadilla without. Both...More

Thank Texhusky75
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Too many "Tex-Mex" restaurants with menus that are more "Cali-Mex" or "Indiana-Mex" out there. Or old traditional chains sell to big restaurant conglomerates or just change their menus to what I call "Yuppi-Mex". El Fenix is over 75 years old and is about as original...More

Thank Lonnie I
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Had dinner here with friends. I would have to say that it is just about what you expect from a Tex-Mex place. The usual enchiladas, fajitas, tortillas, and etc. It was tasty and I enjoyed my beef fajita dinner. My friends liked theirs as well....More

Thank swift98b
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Waiter was very attentive. Food was good and not very expensive. We had a large group and they brought everything fairly quickly.

Thank pmp1960
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It was Christmas eve and we needed to feed a decent sized group . They worked to get us in and the meals all arrived together and all were hot and delicious . I just can't say enough about the service we received . The...More

Thank Jerome K
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were staying at the hotel across the street, quick and easy to walk too. When we arrived someone greeted us immediately The staff was friendly and very attentive. The initial chips and salsa were fresh and delicious. Huge menu and tons of choices to...More

Thank tbully
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Chips and salsa bowls never became empty. Chips had good flavor and were crisp. Salsa was mild but there was a bottle of hot sauce on the table so you could heat it to your taste. Wife ordered chicken combo fajita salad. Said it was...More

Thank Ken W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 W State Highway 114, Grapevine, TX 76051-4050
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Grapevine
  • Phone Number: +1 817-421-1151
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