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Review of El Fenix

El Fenix
Ranked #13 of 134 Restaurants in Waxahachie
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We went out on a Friday night and our first restaurant of choice had quite a line, so we decided to head to this old standby. We were able to get right in and the seasoned chicken navhis were very good. I know, nachos are not exciting, but to their credit, these are made the old fashioned way, with the beans and cheese actually covering each individual chip and guacamole and jalapenos are included. We were in and out in no time.

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

El Fenix is consistently a good experience with the more traditional Tex Mex fare. We had Mother's Day Buffet, and they had some surprises, handled the busy day with enormous grace.Everybody could find something, and its strength might e its weakness, as it is a place that tries to please everyone, and would never be accused of being too adventurous. Felt like it was a wonderful compromise for the whole family.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

This family chain has been around for longer than most of us. Generally I rate the Dallas area locations as average. Tried this on the way back from Waco, on Cinco de mayo evening. We had a party of 7 with a great variety of items ordered, including the usual, rice, beans, enchiladas, tacos, etc. Everything was fresh and tasty. Draft beer was just cool, not cold. Frozen margaritas were heavy on the lime, out of balance taste. Overall a very good stop. Our waiter Louis did an excellent job.

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Thank LARRY A
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

I was there with a group of ten and we were seated in about 10-15 minutes, which was good for a group that size without reservations. The food was excellent as usual. The service however was lacking. Not only was it slow, even for a large group, but he had a hard time getting orders right. I asked for a bottle of hot sauce and never got it.

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Thank Jim1133
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Ample parking and friendly staff. Otherwise mundane and very normal. Menu boring and limited. Margarita horrible. Dishes served ugly and not fresh tasting. Waxahachie has better Mexican food offered in town.

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