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El Tiempo Catering

3130 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3002
+1 713-807-1600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
27 May 2016
“Best fajitas ever”
17 Apr 2016
“Crazy good Tex Mex”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
3130 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3002
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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The place is very cool, staff are friendly and the food amazing. We have ordered fajitas with flour tortilla, just delicious. I strongly recommend this restaurant.

Thank anapaula_boni
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

No competition really. Just one of the best food experiences in all of Houston. If you even enjoy spice the Tex Mex experience you will not be disappointed. Had beef filet and baby back combo fajitas with Durango sauce - OUTSTANDING!

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I have had a lot of Mexican food in my life... A LOT. El Tiempo had the best flavor of any Mexican fare I have had. The charro beans had seasoning instead of just being bland. The rice was unique and flavorful. I had crab...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I took a friend from out of town to talk and eat. Food was tasty, typical tex-mex. Was rather noisy so hard to talk. Parking is awful. Hard to get into and must use valet parking or find local parking lot. Would eat again, but...More

Thank Wayde S
Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

Pretty average Read all the hype and reviews Hype not much texture Carnitas were over cooked greasy and cold Tamale over sauced and served room temp Chips are chips Salsa no special flavor or texture Fajitas like any other tex mex spot nothing to distinguish...More

Thank kencitadel
Reviewed 25 March 2014

A great experience - as usual. After spending two weeks in Europe we needed a Tex Mex fix badly. El Tiempo did not disappoint us. Their Margaritas and enchiladas were great and we truly felt we were back home

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 25 November 2013

El Tiempo is one of the best Mexican restaurants in Houston. You need to definitely try any of the seafood dishes. Everything is made fresh and delicious. I would recommend the fajitas and also the crab nachos. The crab nachos are excellent. You can barely...More

Thank Van N
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Dined in/out two Sunday afternoons in September. Chicken enchiladas were wonderful - big chunks of mostly juicy breast meat and a delicious green sauce. Beef fajitas were the best I've ever had from this place, juicy and tender. Bar service attentive and friendly.

Thank Decklid18
Reviewed 22 September 2013

The restaurant is very dark, which if you are looking for atmosphere is great, but if you have bad eyesight, you might not enjoy it as the menu will be hard to read and the food hard to see. We ordered the dos and the...More

Thank realst8ace
Reviewed 24 May 2013

This was much better than Pappasitos. The menu was huge, but I still went with beef enchiladas. YUM! Queso is also yummy. Bring your appetite. I went on a business lunch and everyone had different choices that all looked amazing. The beef fajita I was...More

Thank Lesley L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3130 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-807-1600
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