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Desperados Mexican Restaurant Uno

#166 of 3,023 Restaurants in Dallas}
££ - £££Mexican,
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
+1 214-363-1850
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (40 reviews)
“guacamole” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick business lunch. Service was prompt and friendly. I enjoyed the spicy salsa served with the basket of chips. As the menu indicated their tacos had won a lot of accolades, I opted for the beef Desperados tacos. The fresh avocado was...More

Thank pointer86
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our office enjoys eating lunch at Desperados because the restaurant has very good food at good prices. The location makes it easy to get there and back to the office on time.

Thank mcompian
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

6pm on a Thursday. Steady casual flow of patrons. Got the shrimp cocktail and tacos adobados. Wellll....first lets talk about the salsa...you know....that comes with the chips? WONDERFUL. Its I-want-that-recipe-cause-its-one-of-the-best-I've-ever-had good. The shrimp cocktail (and I've tried to make them)....again, one of the best I've...More

Thank minimyzr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

First the Desperado Tacos are exemplary. The "crispy" shell appears to be made in house and is a welcome compliment to the tasty ingredients. The al Carbon beef was pedestrian at best. The salsa provided was bland. The service was well below par as we...More

Thank Darin P
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This restaurant has decent parking and it accepts reservations. It was a multiple winner at the Texas State Fair for its creative dishes. The servants are very friendly and the food is good. The Desperado Tacos are one of their signature dishes and it is...More

Thank RickPerry
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Tex mex is tex mex and it's great at desperados. They have a great lunch menu and fun margaritas. The queso with beef and pico is also very good. I got the Desperados tacos- they were great, but eat them quick because the meat marinade...More

Thank lhockman
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Had lunch and it could not have been better. It ranks with my favorite places in Houston. Fresh ingredients, great service and a great value. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Harrison L
Reviewed 26 May 2017

For lunch at noon on a Friday, I was fully expecting to fight for a parking spot and wait for a table. Neither of those things happened. I was able to get a spot and a table immediately. It started to fill up quickly, but...More

Thank cwmoneybags
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This is Texas, so there are so many Mexican and Tex-Mex restaurants that you can't turn around without seeing one. Desporados is one of the very best, in my opinion. The food is great, from the chips and salsa, to the fajitas which have one...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Me & hubby have been coming here since they opened. George use to be here & ran the place! Sweet man. Now his boys run both restaurants. One on Greenville and one on Campbell though the original holds our hearts. We unfortunately came on St...More

Thank Julia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-363-1850
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