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Avila's Mexican Restaurant

4714 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-1003
+1 214-520-2700
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket tacos” (32 reviews)
“pozole” (12 reviews)
“queso” (24 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4714 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-1003
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Don’t let the outside looks of this place fool you! It is GREAT food and wonderful service! Some of the best Mexican food we have ever eaten. We got a combo plate, queso and beef fajitas. Really flavorful, super spicy salsa, too. Great pre-flight meal...More

Thank amynurse
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I am really picky about Mexican food and, in that respect, they certainly delivered a good meal. It was flavorful, the service was a bit rushed but courteous, so that made up for a lot of things. Now, I'm an OCD-accountant-type individual. I know every...More

Thank ladyyluna
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Imagine trying to establish a Tex-Mex presence in Dallas, and then imagine trying to be outstanding. The Avila family did that, 40+ years ago, and those of us fortunate enough to partake after all this time can only count our blessings. Everything I've had in...More

Thank Lalo_de_Mexico
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Finally ate there and not disappointed; we had three dishes of good old fashioned Mexican food that brought back memories. Our moms made similar dishes and these had similar taste, appearance and flavor. Try it, you won’t be disappointed.

Thank Ignacio A
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Very rustic, but great food and service. The chips are very good, and the salsa has a good bite. The queso is excellent. One of the featured entrees is the roasted poblano. Not battered, and very good. Also, very large pepper. Great dish. A place...More

Thank Kaptx
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch. Outstanding food and service. Not the fanciest place, but who cares. The rellenos are roasted without batter and are great. Very good chips and salsa and the side of queso is excellent. Good skinny margaritas. Excellent and quick service. Inexpensive. Parking...More

Thank Kaptx
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

my family and I go here on sundays after church pretty often. they have vegetarian options and amazing queso!! couldn’t be better, highly recommend

Thank Emery S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We were in Dallas and wanted Mexican food. I looked up Guy Fieri's website and found a list of all the restaurants he reviewed on his TV program. One old program mentioned Avila's on Maple Avenue. We decided to visit. The food was great. The...More

Thank breton l
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

A bit of a whole in the wall, but great food and service. Both of us had the relleno, with the sour cream and the tomatillo sauce. The queso is very good and the chips are light and crisp. Overall, an outstanding meal and authentic.

Thank Kaptx
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great little place that works if you just want goo food and friendly service. Not much on ambiance, but who cares when the food is that good? Actual steak (or brisket) on the nachos and perfectly proportioned.

Thank Harry Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4714 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-1003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Dallas-love Field
  • Phone Number: +1 214-520-2700
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