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El Arroyo

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, ,
5024 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5931
+1 817-468-2557
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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5024 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5931
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been to El Arroyo many times in the three years that we've been in Texas. It's always been a pleasurable visit with great service and great food. We also enjoyed the live music on their patio. Our last few visits were Friday and...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to begin. Let me start with this was definitely not our first rodeo at El Arroyo. The place relies on a pretty good patio/outdoor setup. We have been here many times to enjoy drinks and dinner with our friends on the patio. This trip...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 21 March 2018

The wait is never too bad and the food is excellent, service is also excellent. Have been there many times over the years and never hesitate to pick it when in the mood for Mexican. The only reason I cant give it a 5 across...More

Thank edspersonal1
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We ate here for lunch. Awesome patio seating too. Ordered the beef enchiladas with rice and beans and it was delicious! Super fast service. Also ordered guac which was freshly made right at your table. She didn't really smash it up enough so there were...More

Thank beachcomber36
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome margaritas and guac! Patio area much more inviting than the inside. Very friendly staff! Will definitely be back on my trip back to Texas.

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

First of all, the chips and salsa were the best we've had anywhere in years. The enchilada plate with bell peppers inside was fantastic. We love this place and always bring our out of town family members here. The avocado/chicken special was amazing too! Please...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Very enjoyable visit. Met friends after work. Large outdoor and covered patio with heaters for cool evenings. Plenty of televisions tuned into the World Series. Great waiter and friendly staff. Happy hour specials. Ice cold beer and very good margaritas. Nice variety on menu. Enjoyed...More

Thank Sababbitt
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We found this spot by accident on a quick trip to Arlington. Has indoor-outdoor dining and even though the parking lot was full we got a table fairly quickly. At least they gave us time to get a margarita! Very good! I had the skinny...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I haven't been here in years, but the atmosphere was still nice, my kids and I met up with family friends of ours and had good music, good awesome food and cocktails! I had quesadillas, the chips were fresh, the salsa was ok but the...More

Thank T C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is a great place to meet up with friends for dinner and drinks. Margaritas and sangria swirls are good. The food is fresh and the patio offers a festive, party atmosphere with good, live entertainment on weekends. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Sylvia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5024 S Cooper St, Arlington, TX 76017-5931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-468-2557
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