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guadalajara del centro

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1201 San Jacinto St, 1201 San Juanita, Houston, TX 77002-6930
+1 713-650-0101
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (28 reviews)
“enchiladas” (26 reviews)
“chicken” (21 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1201 San Jacinto St, 1201 San Juanita, Houston, TX 77002-6930
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here once a year when we are in Houston . We LOVE it. The food and service are excellent. The top shelf margaritas are so good. This restaurant never disappoints!

Thank pjwhite2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for the NSC conference and on the night Trump spoke at the Toyota Center I was recommended this restaurant by an employee of the Hilton-Americas hotel. I had never tried Tex-Mex so I decided to go. I sat at the bar...More

Thank randune23
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I walked from the Hilton to this location and really enjoyed. My wife had a difficult time choosing from the many margarita offerings finally deciding on El Mejor and really enjoyed it -- wished she gotten a larger size. I tried a...More

Thank Toothsc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice welcoming restaurant. The hostess seated me quickly. The complementary chips and salsa were quickly delivered to my table. The chips were crisp yet light weight. The salsa was slightly chunky with just the right amount of heat. The vegetable fajitas were grilled very well...More

Thank Food2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the homemade chips and salsa to the southwest salmon tacos, off the chain awesome flavors and great quick service. If you like spicy, go for the habanero salsa...

Thank HeZ777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What I’ll remember about this place is their Mangonada (frozen mango margarita) - an unusual and uniquely enjoyable taste, owing much to the tamarind garnish. Maybe this might not sound particularly special to native Texans, but for visitors from further afield, a tamarind straw in...More

Thank RollerDerby_Voyager
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is only place I could find open for dinner on a Sunday night within a 10 block radius of where I was staying. It’s fine, nothing stellar. Chips and salsa are good (free). I was underwhelmed w the 3 pork tamales, only a few...More

Thank Alison K
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Came here as a party of four, bottomless (fresh, hot) corn chips and salsa, which is always a nice touch and something they need to adopt in my home country!! Wasn't a very long wait for the food and once it came it was devoured...More

Thank Brosnd
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I want to rate it higher as the staff is pretty darn nice, but..... first two drinks, both made wrong at the bar, one drink made wrong twice (frozen margarita, no salt came as on the rocks with salt, then frozen with salt and then...More

Thank texascruisegirl
Reviewed August 21, 2018

I’ve eaten here over a series of years...normally meeting friends to see an act at the nearby House of Blues, but today it was just a welcome escape from hotel food...sadly, I’ve yet to have a decent meal here. It isn’t terrible, but it isn’t...More

Thank Sleopard41
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 San Jacinto St, 1201 San Juanita, Houston, TX 77002-6930
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-650-0101
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