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Abuelo's

) #13 of 684 Restaurants in Arlington ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican,
1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
+1 817-468-2622
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (28 reviews)
“flan” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Oldish restaurant, the ahi tuna is super spicy you cannot taste the tuna. ... The Chardonnay is below average... Overall average :(

Thank bullseyeTX
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Wanted to get together with some excoworkers. Never fail here. I usually enjoy everything we get. This time I got the stuffed shrimp fajitas. Wait staff was very good. Food was good. Even brought home leftovers for lunch the next day. Always so much food

Thank Melanie R
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Thanks for the awesome review, Melanie! I'm so happy to hear that your friends and you enjoyed a girls night while dining with us. We hope to see you back soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We came here with family ( we are out of towner's). I ordered the chile relleno with cheese. My daughter (14) ordered enchiladas and my son (5) had the enchilada child's plate. The plate was generously served. I usually expect an oily rice from Mexican...More

Thank minitme
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2016

Thanks for the review! I'm so glad to hear that your overall dining experience was great. We look forward to seeing you soon when you are back in town. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 7 June 2016

OK.......this place has always been pretty good for traditional Tex-Mex food, but on Thursday evenings they serve Mesquite smoked Prime Rib....it's been good except for the last 3-4 times I've had it....Last Thursday, June 2, 2016 will be the last time I ever order their...More

Thank cabowaboman2014
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I love the queso there. All the food I have eaten here is good. I especially like their queso. The fix it with real green chilies.

Thank azle2014
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2016

Thanks for the great review! I'm so pleased to hear that you had a great dining experience. We hope to see you soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I particularly love their shrimp cocktail with guacamole, pico and chips. It is light and refreshing.

Thank Lisa R
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2016

Thanks for the great review about our shrimp cocktail. We hope to see you soon! Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 5 May 2016

The best eats on a lazy afternoon. The service and food were both exceptional. The environment was totally welcoming and comfortable. Our server picked our entire meal for us. We told her what we liked and gave her free reign to feed us. It was...More

Thank veliciouswil
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2016

Thanks for the outstanding review! This is exactly what we like to hear. I'm so glad you stopped by while you were visiting in Texas. Thanks for sharing your great dining experience with us and we hope to see you soon when you are back...More

Reviewed 17 April 2016

Our favorite Tex-Mex restaurant. Everything I've ordered here has been excellent. Also, the senior menu is fantastic and so very affordable. And the restaurant itself is beautiful. Even tho it's on the south side of Arlington near the demon I-20 and Cooper, we'll put up...More

Thank Carol H
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

We are so honored to be called your favorite! Thanks for the outstanding review and we look forward to having you back very soon. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 13 April 2016

The service was excellent, food was on time and tasted Fantastic. waiter checked on us which is a plus.

Thank mena06022
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review! We are pleased you enjoyed your dining experience and can't wait to have you back. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

Reviewed 12 April 2016

We were there with a large group and all had an excellent meal. The wait staff was more than helpful, making our dining experience all good. Good authentic Mexican food and TexMex. Would go again if in area.

Thank davedickson
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thanks for the awesome review! I'm glad you enjoyed your experience with great service and excellent food. We look forward to having you back when you are in the area. Thanks, Miles Leal, GM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017-5855
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-468-2622
Description
Real Mexican food is a feast for the senses. From colorful peppers to the sounds of sizzling fajitas all the way to that incredible flavor. Each mouthful is just as much a result of the freshest ingredients as it is a result of the chef's expertise. Abuelo's offers diners the opportunity to experience real Mexican food, combining authentic, made from scratch classic dishes with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine. Our executive Chef Luis Sanchez has spent decades perfecting our menu, and we boast a wide selection of wood-grilled fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, chile rellenos or Abuelo's unique House Specialties (depending on your location). To compliment your meal, our expert bartenders are masters at crafting signature favorites, including a wide variety of margaritas and swirls. Catering is also an option, our staff are adept at delivering a professional, hassle-free and delicious meal. Whatever the occasion, we'll stop at nothing to make your time at Abuelo's a memorable dining experience.
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