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Ernesto's Mexican Restaurant

10279 Fm 455 E, Pilot Point, TX 76258-9253
+1 940-686-3500
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
“tex mex” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
10279 Fm 455 E, Pilot Point, TX 76258-9253
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

A staple for years but missing a step since opening second location nearby. Super slow service even on the beverages. No longer a quick in and out. Food still steady and prices reasonable.

Thank salli o
Reviewed December 2, 2017

If we stopped there for nothing but chips and salsa, we'd give it a five. Don't know where they get their meat for fajitas, but have never had any that were anywhere near as tough with a worst taste. Four people at our table of...More

Thank Charles T
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Excellent and Fresh Guacamole, made fresh right at our table. The favors were wonderful and the main meal was great too! Amazing service, great food and the atmosphere was colorful and very clean. I am sure we will be back again.

Thank Stewie71913
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Excellent Mexican food, great selection and fine, prompt and friendly service. I had to ding 'em for their weak, tho' tasty, 'ritas.

Thank cobra427sc
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Met Ernesto who personally redecorated this place including paintings and tile... what a guy. We have stopped there many times and always enjoyed everything....tried many Mexican dishes and was always pleased. Probably the best chili rellano this side of El Paso. The frozen margaritas are...More

Thank TexasGymBo
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This was the first visit to Ernesto's Mexican Restaurant in Pilot Point, TX. It was a Friday night and we were seated fast! Great atmosphere (important for my date!). Service was very good and they were very busy. Cold beer and great chips and salsa....More

Thank ralphfromTexas
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We've been going to Ernesto's since we moved to the area eleven years ago. Service is generally always good. (There have only been a couple exceptions when the restaurant was SUPER crowded and even then service was good/friendly but a bit rushed.) Through the years,...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed June 22, 2017

We have been coming here for the past 5 years. At one point we would drive all the way from Addison TX for dinner and the last couple of times we have come the food has been horrible and the service is not what it...More

2  Thank Snoopy1125
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Friendly people and great atmosphere....Real Mexican treats and fantastic tastes. be ready for a large serving...

Thank tomsC2334AN
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I have become a pretty regular diner at Ernesto's, which now has 2 locations in the Pilot Point, Texas area. The food is always consistently good. My 2 favorites are the enchiladas and beef fajita nachos. The 1/2 order of nachos is good for a...More

Thank Kelli C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10279 Fm 455 E, Pilot Point, TX 76258-9253
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pilot Point
  • Phone Number: +1 940-686-3500
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