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Alejandras Mexican and American

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Mexican, Southwestern
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103 S 6th St, Ballinger, TX 76821-5714
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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I suspect all food in this little town may be good. The building is very cool, plenty of seating and looks to be a local hot spot.

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Thank James D
Texas
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

My Mom and I drove to Ballinger from San Angelo just to have a nice drive in the country. I ordered the chicken fajitas, and my Mom ordered a senior plate with a cheese enchilada, beans, and rice. The chicken in my order was cut into little slivers, and the amount was laughable, I would guesstimate the amount of chicken... More 

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Friona, Texas
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Alejandra's was the number one pick on Trip Advisor, and we weren't disappointed. The salsa needs a bit more heat, but the chips were light and fresh. We ordered beef fajitas for two. The meat was tender and a perfect serving for 2, we could barely finish it. The retried beans were creamy and cheesy, and the guacamole was chunky... More 

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Thank Liz G
Texas
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1,214 reviews
796 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

A group of four of us had dinner at Alejandra's in Ballinger following a successful deer hunt. We found the service to be friendly and efficient and the food delicious. If I were to offer any criticism, I would have to say that the men's bathroom was dirty and not well services.

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Thank CJTravelerTexas
Lubbock, Texas
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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Mexican food is my favorite! I have had all kinds and all flavored of Mexican and this tasted like someone opened a can and pored out the entire meal....yuck! I had cheese enchiladas with two tacos. One taco was so crispy I picked it up and it broke in half. I was initially excited because I thought the shell was... More 

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Thank Honey0310
Ballinger, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

good food, prices and atmosphere, their service is friendly and speedy. We enjoy going here with friends and family

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Thank Sarah Elizabeth A
San Angelo, Texas, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I often stop here when we ride to Ballinger from San Angelo and back. About an hour ride in San Angelo and makes a great place to have breakfast on the weekends. The town is small but interesting. The restaurant itself is made from a converted General Store. The staff are all very friendly and the food... More 

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Thank Richard S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We enjoyed the food and atmosphere here! Good place for a cold drink on a hot day! Service was good and menu not too expensive!

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Thank Tracee C
San Antonio, Texas
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Very good Mexican food. Nice atmosphere. Recommend for sure, especially with so few options around. Would return. Very friendly service. Good crispy tacos, al carbon, nachos and enchiladas. Avg price $8-10

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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49 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Was at 4pm....good mexican food.(serve american,mexican food) Good service. Place clean, cowboy deco..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 S 6th St, Ballinger, TX 76821-5714
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Ballinger
Description
wonderful tex mex dishes, burgers and ambiance! It's an old building with lots of charm. We were there on a Sunday around noon -- fun!

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?