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Abuelo's

1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
+1 817-468-2622
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (25 reviews)
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Very good and Lorenza is the best. Never have to ask for anything. Enchiladas good and pork tenderloin is the best. Joe Parsons

Thank 1usedcar
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2016

Thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 21 October 2016

I have eaten there several times and it is always so good. They have so many different sauces to chose from. My favorite is their green sauce with a slight pineapple taste. Last time I ordered the Monterrey. 4 different enchiladas, one being spinach and...More

Thank Bonnie B
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thanks for the wonderful review - we're so honored! I'm thrilled to hear about your dining experience, and we look forward to seeing you soon. Best, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 16 October 2016

I have eaten here many times and have always been pleased with my meals. My last visit was solo, and I indulged without having to share. A mini-Mexican shrimp cocktail, with the delicious avocado cream in the bottom was paired with a full on guacamole...More

2  Thank dcpbb
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Thanks for the great review! We hope to see you soon. Best, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

In town for a football game and wanted to taste some food Tex-Mex. All in our group of three were very satisfied with the food and service

Thank Don A
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

I'm so thrilled that you all enjoyed your visit with us. Thanks for the great review and we hope to see you soon when you are in the area! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Had a combined birthday party with family. Nice place for get togethers. Prices are not to bad...a few of us were able to use senior citizens discount! Service was great! They even gave the birthday folks a flan! Will be back.

Thank Tertl
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

Happy (belated) Birthday to you all! Thanks for the review and choosing to celebrate with us! I'm glad you had a great experience and we can't wait to see you back. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 22 August 2016

My dining experience was very nice. Great service. The place was crowded but my server Chuy was very attentive. I received my appetizer and drink selection right away. I had a combo plate, the Del Rio, and could not finish it. It was excellent.. And...More

Thank Glen W
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review! I'm pleased to hear about your dining experience and we hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Want to start out, excellent dining experience. Had lunch, queso was solid, not knock your socks off good, but good. Guacamole, same, good and fresh, but not quite knock your socks off good, but still tasty. My friend had the fajitas, he requested them cooked...More

Thank Clinton H
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review about your dining experience! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We have come here for over 20 years since it first opened. The service has gotten so bad in the past 5 years. The turnover here is bad and they don't seem to train new staff very well. Last night was my birthday with 8...More

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for bringing this to our attention. Please send an email to paigew@food-concepts.com with your name, phone number and email address, we would like to contact you directly to make this right. Thank you!

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The good first. I don't know why someone described the restaurant as "old". I thought it looked nice outside and very nice inside. The service was friendly and attentive. All contributing to a good impression. But the food was just mediocre. I am neither Tex...More

Thank OldRoadWarrior60
AbuelosManagers, Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thanks for the feedback! We would like to learn more about your visit. If you could, please send and email to comments@food-concepts.com, we would like to contact you directly. Thanks!

Reviewed 28 June 2016

I ate at this location for the first time in May 2016. I had been passing by and admiring the outside of the restaurant but never stopped. I decided to try it for the first time with my best friend and we both enjoyed it....More

Thank Dallas_TravelingDiva
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2016

Thanks so much for the kind review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your dining experience with us and we hope to see you soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-468-2622
Description
Real Mexican food is a feast for the senses. From colorful peppers to the sounds of sizzling fajitas all the way to that incredible flavor. Each mouthful is just as much a result of the freshest ingredients as it is a result of the chef's expertise. Abuelo's offers diners the opportunity to experience real Mexican food, combining authentic, made from scratch classic dishes with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine. Our executive Chef Luis Sanchez has spent decades perfecting our menu, and we boast a wide selection of wood-grilled fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, chile rellenos or Abuelo's unique House Specialties (depending on your location). To compliment your meal, our expert bartenders are masters at crafting signature favorites, including a wide variety of margaritas and swirls. Catering is also an option, our staff are adept at delivering a professional, hassle-free and delicious meal. Whatever the occasion, we'll stop at nothing to make your time at Abuelo's a memorable dining experience.
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