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El Jarrito Restaurant

870 S Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450-3898
+1 281-579-8844
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (10 reviews)
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870 S Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450-3898
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Above average food & accommodating service. Fajitas & queso are tasty. Try their Abuelita (chicken) dish.

Thank nmlady4011
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A great evening is spent on the patio with a large margarita and fajita nachos. Food is great, staff is attentive. Great time!

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We have been going here for years, Great Food & Prices ....Atmosphere on the Patio is great with the Hut style umbrelllas. Good time & good food ....relaxing atmosphere

Thank john p
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with 5 adults and an infant. The service was wonderful beginning with a spilled drink cleaned by our server, Freddy, and the quick service of the food. The flavors were good, the portion sizes were very large and they offered containers...More

Thank jeboerner
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We were in town and wanted to try a non-franchise Mexican restaurant. Decided we'd try El Jarrito. The restaurant is very large and had a huge patio, where most diners seemed to prefer. We heard some live music coming from a back corner of the...More

Thank twerpies3
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It all depends upon what you want right ? Located in 'white' hombre Katy and totally for the gringos. The restaurant and especially the terrace is pleasant enough and indeed reminiscent of 'down Mexico way' but this is a fast moving table turning hustle experience....More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Y'all, I love El J's (as my family lovingly calls it). We have been eating here for over 13 years - since it was at it's old location on Mason and Cimarron Pkwy. The waitstaff knows us and they are always so friendly. Their salsa...More

1  Thank Auntof5
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Went here on a Friday night with the family. We ate around 6:00 pm so there was no wait. Restaurant quickly filled up after that. The service was good. Salsa was excellent. We had the Beef Enchiladas, Cheese Enchiladas and Chicken Tortilla soup. All were...More

Thank serwin99
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We just love this restaurant. Service is great, the food is great and the house frozen marguerites are wonderful. Plus, we can walk here from home. What's not to love!

Thank andrewpderry
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Authentic Mexican Cuisine. Waiter was friendly and very helpful navigating the menu. It was a lovely experience and the food was delicious.

Thank Louise L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 870 S Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450-3898
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Katy
  • Phone Number: +1 281-579-8844
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