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Mexican Inn Cafes

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Mexican, Southwestern
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612 N Henderson St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-1417
+1 817-336-2164
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Dallas, Texas
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food at Mexican Inn Cafe is always fast, hot and fresh. There are several locations in the Fort Worth area but I always go to the one located near downtown on Henderson St. The best part is always your own individual bowl of chips and salsa so no need to worry about double dippers! There used to be one... More 

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Thank N728PR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Food was wonderful! We got our food super fast! Service was superb! Love a Mexican restaurant that gives you corn tortillas with chips before the meal. Salsa was quite tasty.

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Thank Terry S
Fort Worth, Texas
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116 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Great shrimp and beef fajitas. The specialty chips are wonderful. The staff is very friendly and facility is clean and welcoming.

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Thank Sigmada
Richardson, Texas
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

have been eating at mexican inn since 1978, moved, came back thru recently, and had the tiffin hall, terrible, taco shells, and tostito shell, as well as the chips, evidently made with something other than corn, were terrible, as were the chips and salsa which were the best in ft worth......an iconic taste "of mexican inn" has been destroyed..

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Thank Garrick H
Dallas, Texas
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Happy, festive atmosphere! The cheese enchiladas were extra good. Great service and the food came out hot, which is really important to me. :) The tacos were very good too. Nice and crunchy! The only down side was that the chips were like homemade Fritos, and the hot sauce was a little bland. But I like spicy so that might... More 

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Thank riverrush
Denton, Texas
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260 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We enjoy the Mexican Inn as we know what we are going to get....consistently good Tex-Mex. Everything is good from the tacos to the enchiladas to the fajitas. Service is usually consistent and prompt. Prices are reasonable. If you enjoy Tex Mex, you should try the Mexican Inn. Several locations around the Ft Worth area.

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Thank MarkMM55
Brussels, Belgium
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81 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

There are many who swear by Mexican Inn. I'm proof that it's not for everyone. I visited the Lancaster location for lunch on a weekday and ordered the quesadillas with beef. I found the food just OK. It didn't have much taste, and the beef was about what one would expect for less than $10 an entree. I also wasn't... More 

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Thank Susy_Traveler
Fort Worth, United States
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

We had never had BBQ in our tacos or burritos, but it was a perfect match. Chips were very good also. Busy restaurant, but service was very good.

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Denton, Texas
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260 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

I always know what I am getting at the Mexican Inn...good Tex Mex with no frills and good service! When I cannot decide where I want to go to eat...this is my fall back place. Plenty of selection, fair prices, fast and friendly service. If you are looking for Tex Mex you could do a lot...a lot...worse than stopping at... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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99 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Growing up in Fort Worth, this restaurant was a regular hot spot for us. Even though I now live in San Antonio, I never miss a visit to the Mexican Inn when I return to visit family. The chips are amazing! Fresh and tasty picante sauce. Love their cheese enchiladas. The original restaurant is my favorite! Love the Mexican tiles!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 N Henderson St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-1417
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-336-2164

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