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El Tex Mex

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Lac de Christus - BP 113, 40990 St-Paul-Les-Dax, France
+33 5 58 91 52 72
19:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 19:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 19:30 - 00:00
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Peebles, United Kingdom
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375 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A reasonable Tex mex. typical food served as you would expect. The meat dishes are more generous than the fajitas etc. afligen beer tasted watered down but I can't prove it. Staff had made a real effort for Halloween. Booked solid every weekend apparently.

Thank Skytourist
Lisbon, Portugal
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143 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

As the headline states, we ordered 3 starters two of which were chicken salads, half way through this a maggot was seen crawling around the bowl. Brought it to the staff attention who replaced the salad. Absolutely disgusting. No apology no deduction of the item from the bill. Never again. Despite the place being empty at 7 .30pm and over... More 

Thank Colin S
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We chose this restaurant as it was near our hotel and with a mixed group inc children thought it would be fine, aside that there seemed to be zero management of staff and tables we still upon eventually getting seated were all relatively happy and ordered a variety of Mexican dishes and steaks, the food itself was I suspect with... More 

Thank Tim M
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2014

We were disappointed to hear that but how typical it is for France.I can't rate food because we just walked away with nothing

Thank losik7
Kent, England
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2014

In short. The wait was long, the food was nasty and the staff didn't appear to care. If I could award a lower rating than one I would.

1 Thank JE&GJW
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174 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2013

Very busy weekend (last one b4 Xmas) helps to speak French & on a Saturday night book your table! Three people cost including bottle of wine €59.00. Typical tex-mex from a menu perspective.

Thank Mark C
Stratford upon Avon
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 January 2013

I went for a dinner on 8th January with my partner, we had a sharing platter which was great. To follow I had a trio of beef lamb and duck. I have been to few restaurants around this area and anywhere I asked for medium rare it was usually coming blue or rare. What a surprise when my meat came... More 

Thank Michael R
Newbury, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Cheerful, attentive and bi-lingual staff serving excellent Tex Mex food at reasonable prices in a lovely location. There was nothing not to like.

Thank Andy S
1 review
Reviewed 8 August 2011

If you are a foreign turist you'll better avoid the Tex-Mex in Dax. Quality of the cooking is poor and you'll might find some surprises in it, like hair in your ice cream.

Thank Midrush

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 21
Mexican, Barbecue, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lac de Christus - BP 113, 40990 St-Paul-Les-Dax, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Landes  >  St-Paul-Les-Dax
  • Phone Number: +33 5 58 91 52 72

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