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Via Real Gourmet Mexican

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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APPETIZERS
$6.0
Tortilla Soup
With avocado, tortilla strips, diced chicken and cheese.
$6.0
Black Bean Soup
With chipotle sour cream.
$10.0
Ceviche
Shrimp and bay scallops marinated in lime and tomato juices and served chilled.
$10.0
Nachos Al Carbon
Grilled beef or chicken fajita meat and black beans with melted Monterey and cheddar cheeses, Served with sour cream and guacamole.
$7.0
Fresh Guacamole
$5.5
With spinach $6.0
Queso
SALADS
$6.0
Jalapeño Caesar Salad
$5.0
Via Reál Garden Salad
$7.0
Spinach Salad
Baby spinach, red peppers, red onion, mushrooms, strawberries, & parmesan with balsamic vinaigrette.
$12.0
Substitute grilled shrimp $16.0
Grilled Vegetable Salad
Choice of grilled chicken or beef, set on top of grilled vegetables and tossed fresh greens, with our house basil vinaigrette.
$10.0
Substitute grilled shrimp $16.0
Substitute grilled salmon $18.0
Chicken Caesar Salad
Grilled chicken, fresh romaine lettuce, aged parmesan cheese, and garlic tortilla strips.
$10.0
Substitute grilled shrimp $16.0
Substitute grilled salmon $18.0
Via Reál Chicken Salad
Via Reál grilled chicken, crisp greens, ripe avocado, plump tomatoes, aged parmesan cheese, and tortilla strips.
$18.0
Grilled Strip Loin Salad
6oz Strip Loin, baby spinach, red peppers, red onion, mushrooms, strawberries, & parmesan with balsamic vinaigrette dressing.
QUESADILLAS
All of our quesadillas are served with a roasted red bell pepper sauce. Guacamole and sour cream on request.
$13.0
Half order $8.0
Shrimp Quesadilla
Sautéed medium gulf shrimp and melted Monterey cheese layered on a flour tortilla.
$14.0
Half order $8.0
Tenderloin Quesadilla
Sautéed tips of tenderloin with onions, tomatoes, and melted Monterey cheese layered on a flour tortilla.
$11.0
Half order $6.5
Chicken or Beef Quesadilla
Grilled beef or chicken fajita and melted Monterey cheese layered on a flour tortilla.
$10.0
Half order $6.5
Fresh Spinach Quesadilla
Fresh chopped spinach and melted Monterey cheese layered on a flour tortilla.
SOUTHWEST SPECIALTIES
$14.0
Add Chile con Carne & Queso Sauces $15.0
Tacos de Res
Diced beef tenderloin, cheese, and ancho-chili sauce, rolled in a flour tortilla served with black beans and rice.
$18.0
Pan Seared Mahi-Mahi
Yukon mashed potatoes, sautéed green beans & cherry tomatoes, with smoked tomato sauce.
$20.0
6oz. Strip Loin
Yukon mashed potatoes, grilled vegetables & tobacco onions, with house demi-glaze.
$14.0
Chicken Monterey
Grilled chicken breast topped with Texas goat cheese and spinach, served over poblano rice and red bell pepper sauce.
$15.0
Cabo San Lucas Shrimp
Grilled shrimp and grilled vegetables with cilantro-pepita sauce and poblano rice.
$14.0
Sea Bass Enchiladas
Two fresh Sea Bass enchiladas topped with lobster white wine cream sauce and served with a spinach salad.
$9.0
Add grilled chicken $11.0
Black Bean Raviolis
Ravioli stuffed with black beans, sautéed with sun-dried tomatoes, mushrooms and fresh basil in a creamy jalapeño sauce.
$9.0
Add grilled chicken $13.0
Red Chili Pasta
Red chili pasta with sautéed mushrooms, sweet corn and spinach tossed in a garlic olive oil.
$9.0
Grilled Chicken Breast
Grilled chicken breast served with mixed vegetables and Spanish rice. Cilantro cream sauce or tomatillo sauce on request.
$12.0
Enchiladas Mexicanas
Two rolled corn tortillas, sautéed beef tenderloin tips, ancho-chile sauce, with Spanish rice and black beans.
TEX-MEX FAVORITES
$9.0
Del Rio
Crispy tortilla stuffed with shredded beef or diced chicken, Monterey jack cheese, and queso sauce.
$9.0
Spinach Enchiladas
Spinach, sautéed onions and tomatoes, topped with tomatillo and sour cream sauces, served with black beans and Southwest corn.
$9.0
Squash Enchiladas
Sliced zucchini and squash topped with sour cream and queso sauces, served with black beans and Southwest corn.
Choose two $9.0
Choose three $12.0
Tacos, Burritos, or Enchiladas
Choice of two crispy tacos or soft burritos or enchiladas made with shredded chicken or shredded beef or cheese, served with Spanish rice and black beans.
$12.0
Substitute shrimp $16.0
Fajitas
Beef or chicken strips, sautéed onions and peppers, pico de gallo and sour cream, black beans, and flour tortillas. Vegetarian fajitas are also available.
VIA REÁL TACO SPECIALS
$16.0
Salmon Tacos
Blackened salmon, fresh spinach, avocado, and pineapple-corn relish, served with sautéed vegetables and borracho beans.
$16.0
Shrimp Tacos
Sun-dried tomato pecan pesto, sautéed shrimp, red cabbage slaw, and spicy aioli, served with sautéed vegetables and borracho beans.
DESSERTS
$7.0
White Chocolate Creme Brulee
White chocolate and Grand Marnier, topped with caramelized sugar.
$7.0
Vanilla Bean Flan de Mexico
Vanilla bean infused custard with light caramel sauce.
$7.0
Twin Chocolate Mousse
Semi sweet dark chocolate and white chocolate, with an oreo cookie crust.
$7.0
Key Lime Pie
Tart key lime pie with a graham cracker crust.
$7.0
Caramel Pecan Cheesecake
Homemade cheesecake with a chocolate and graham cracker crust, with chopped pecans and caramel.
$7.0
Chocolate Raspberry Cake
Triple layered chocolate cake with raspberry marmalade and mini chocolate chips.
VIA REÁL MERCHANDISE
All are available in store.
$12.5
Via Reál Special Blend Coffee
One pound bag.
$5.0
Chimayo Iced Tea
One bag makes 1.5 gallons.
$23.0
Root Candle
Various Scents
$6.0
Via Reál Coffee Mug
$16.0
Large Margarita Glass
$6.0
Small Margarita Cactus Glass
PRICE RANGE
US$35 - US$50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Television, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Irving. The place offers valet parking. It is very close to Four Seasons and the country club. The restaurant is very elegant and spacious. Service is excellent and fast and food is delicious. The salmon is excellent...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marisa P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My colleagues from California and Massachusetts are hard to impress, but were thrilled with all aspects of Via Real. They loved the atmosphere and thought the food and service were outstanding.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Go562194
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

What a delight to hear, thank you! And thank you for bringing your guests here to relax and dine with us. It's a privilege to have the opportunity to provide some comfort and hospitality to those from out of town. I hope your colleagues enjoyed...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place for business lunch, friends get together or date night. iAmazing service with delicious food.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DanaT1264
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Dana! We are so happy to hear this, and grateful that you would take a minute to let us know. We will see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have admired owner Fran Mathers and her restaurant for the longest time and finally got the opportunity to tell her. She has a sincere and passionate interest in her staff which translates into a consistently high-quality and personalized dining experience. Remarkable that they can...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank whereimat
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well it's about time you met Fran! We're glad you did - we love her, we love working here for her, and we love practicing her philosophy of kindness and generosity and sincerity every day with our guests. And thank you for sharing that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large buffet brunch of mostly Mexican dishes. They had a carving station of left over pieces of tenderloin from previous times, very dry and over cooked. No sauce or jus to help ! In my opinion, why bother? Just have a Mexican buffet, since that...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 999LauraP582
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Laura, thank you for joining us for Brunch - we're glad to know that overall it was a wonderful experience for you and your guests. It is great to hear your kind words, thank you! And it will be our pleasure to have you...More

Reviewed January 5, 2019

Best Mexican Dishes, Awesome Staff (Ask for Eddie), Beautiful Decor. Easy to locate, free / ample parking, great place to gather with friends and family. Large servings. Ask for Eddie and he will treat you like royalty. He knows the menu and recommends great ideas-all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank L Y
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

This is wonderful to hear; thank you! We will make sure Eddie sees this. We're proud to have him here as one of our own, and so glad to see how he took such exceptional care of you. Thank you for joining us, and taking...More

Reviewed December 18, 2018

I was in town on business, and on the second night we were taken to this restaurant. I initially ordered a beer, but then I realized that they had a Paloma on the menu, so I decided to try that. It was very good. My...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RyanForce29
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you Ryan! We're so incredibly happy to hear about your evening with us. Thank you for visiting! It was definitely our pleasure to have you and your friend as our guests, and we are glad to hear the food and drinks and servers were...More

Reviewed December 13, 2018

When in Texas, right? I have to say the steaks in New York have nothing on the steaks in Texas. Via Real's may have been the best steak I have ever eaten in my almost 50 years. All of the food was wonderful, but I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cb592
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

What a huge compliment - thank you! When in Texas! That is right, eat the meat! We're glad to have had you with us. See you next time you're in town!

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The service is consistently great, and I visit with my colleagues once or twice a week. Lisa & other managers obviously take pride in their jobs... They are so sweet, attentive & professional! Did I mention that Paul is the absolute best server, ever??? No...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Toks123
Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Well, thank you! This absolutely makes our day - your thoughtful note means the world to us. We are so glad we can provide a great place for you and your guests to enjoy. Thank you again!

Reviewed December 9, 2018

unusually poorly trained waiter; pushy, rushing us along (even though the restaurant was half empty), talking incessantly and unpleasantly and then doing a bad job serving the meal (forgetting half the order; the food ended up getting cold by the time he brought out the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Lisa A, Manager at Via Real Gourmet Mexican, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

First of all, thank you for letting us know this. As extremely disappointing as it is, we want to know when something does not go the way it should for our guests. I'm sorry we did not realize there was an issue at the moment...More

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Response from tennisgalDallas | Reviewed this property |
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