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Desperados Mexican Restaurant Uno

#145 of 3,209 Restaurants in Dallas
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
+1 214-363-1850
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (37 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We went for dinner Friday evening, around 6:30 pm, and were seated immediately (by 7, there was a wait!). Chips and salsa were delivered and drink orders were taken promptly. Food was ordered and the wait time was minimal! Our server was attentive but not...More

1  Thank Becky v
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Defiantly the delicious Tex Mex I was looking for! It's a little hard to find, it comes out of nowhere. But the atmosphere is nice and the staff is friendly. Try the kalula cake, it's heavenly!

1  Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I tried the Desperados beef tacos. They flash fry the taco shell, and the taco is filled with chunks of beef (not ground beef), with cheese on the bottom of the shell and pico! Different and very tasty! My wife had a beef and a...More

1  Thank Greenvilledan
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Just sort of like any other tex mex place. We sampled the menu but found nothing. Nothing stood out. About the same as chain food.

Thank M3kerry
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I don't know where to begin! The strawberry margarita was perfect. Guacamole was perfect. Chicken tacos were perfect. And finishing it off were the sopapillas which were perfect. I only regret that we don't live here so I can come back!

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and generous portions authentic and delicious. Excellent value and delightful service.

Thank mammameenah
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a quick business lunch. Service was prompt and friendly. I enjoyed the spicy salsa served with the basket of chips. As the menu indicated their tacos had won a lot of accolades, I opted for the beef Desperados tacos. The fresh avocado was...More

Thank pointer86
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our office enjoys eating lunch at Desperados because the restaurant has very good food at good prices. The location makes it easy to get there and back to the office on time.

Thank mcompian
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

6pm on a Thursday. Steady casual flow of patrons. Got the shrimp cocktail and tacos adobados. Wellll....first lets talk about the salsa...you know....that comes with the chips? WONDERFUL. Its I-want-that-recipe-cause-its-one-of-the-best-I've-ever-had good. The shrimp cocktail (and I've tried to make them)....again, one of the best I've...More

1  Thank minimyzr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

First the Desperado Tacos are exemplary. The "crispy" shell appears to be made in house and is a welcome compliment to the tasty ingredients. The al Carbon beef was pedestrian at best. The salsa provided was bland. The service was well below par as we...More

Thank Darin P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 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 - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4818 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206-4120
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-363-1850
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