We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Herrera's Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4024 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-3216
+1 214-528-9644
Website
Today
21:00 - 09:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Wed 21:00 - 11:00
Thu 21:00 - 09:00
Fri 22:00 - 09:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 28: English reviews
Garland, Texas
Level Contributor
40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We have eaten here since the beginning in the 1970's and found they moved their location to Sylvan in Dallas. Parking lot is not large enough for seating occupancy. We were seated at a temporary plastic table that moved every time someone touched it. Had to wait for the rest of our party as they were late and it was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gigito2
Denton, TX
Level Contributor
552 reviews
339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

Enjoyed the original Herrera's on Maple many times over the years so was a bit reluctant to try the "new and improved" location. I'm glad we did. It was well worth the trip over to Sylvan. The chicken on both the enchiladas and the soft tacos was prepared just right. Wife and I were both very happy with our selections.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tupelo010835
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
70 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

Know that the restaurant has moved to a new location. It is now on Sylvan south of the river. But accept no substitute as this is the original and historic Herrera's. Now in it's 4th location this family run Tex Mex Cafe is likely the best in North Texas. Great enchiladas, great guac and chips and hot sauce are not... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank srdbigd
Neosho
Level Contributor
16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2014

I have been going to this restaurant for over 30 years. it started as a little small 10 table café. you walked in and you could actually watch the family preparing all the food, from the tortilla chips to the tamales and enchiladas. This café was so good the line would be out the door and people would wait to... More 

Helpful?
Thank OleHippieGal
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

I love there new location! They moved from the Maple Ave. Location to 3311 Sylvan Ave. Beautiful Patio!!

Helpful?
Thank gcavello
Amarillo, Texas
Level Contributor
250 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014

Love this place! I love hot and spicy salsa, and 99% of places I've been to are afraid to serve it.... not Herrera's! Main dishes are good too! But give me the salsa and chips and I'm happy!

Helpful?
Thank Jeff R
Jackson, Mississippi
Level Contributor
72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014

I haven't been to Herrera's in years. We went with family. My daughter in law said the margarita is good. We all like their bean soup; it has good flavor. Their salsa is inedibly too hot. We ordered milder salsa & they said they don't have any milder salsa. I ordered the Jessica: one cheese enchilada, one beef taco, rice... More 

Helpful?
Thank 81claire626
Rowlett, Texas
Level Contributor
93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

We have been eating here since the 1980's. All I can say is "yummy". Gr8 food. Gr8 service. We always get the 2B. Tacos r the best around. Highly suggest.

Helpful?
Thank ctbrewer1
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

You gotta get here. Food and service is awesome. Price is reasonable and a new building is on its way. If you want to go to the original you gotta come on.

Helpful?
Thank Bamadav
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2013

We've seen Herrera's show up on a lot of "Best of Dallas" lists so we thought it was worth the 30 minute drive into the city. The options were plentiful, the staff was attentive and the salsa was great, but I don't think I'd list it in the top 5 of Tex-Mex/Mexican food of Dallas. The chips were greasy and... More 

Helpful?
Thank krisdel

Been to Herrera's Cafe? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
21:00 - 11:00
Wednesday
21:00 - 11:00
Thursday
21:00 - 09:00
Friday
22:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4024 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219-3216
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-528-9644

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Herrera's Cafe and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
4 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Herrera's Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?