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Maracas cocina mexicana

#347 of 3,077 Restaurants in Dallas
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
2914 Main St, Dallas, TX 75226-3370
+1 214-748-7140
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“queso” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2914 Main St, Dallas, TX 75226-3370
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Reviewed 25 January 2012

Average Tex-Mex, at best. Good live entertainment and nightly specials.

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Reviewed 20 January 2012

Food is pretty good, but don't plan on having a serious conversation while you eat. The noise level is pretty high from the band and most of the tables are big parties celebrating. As long as you are prepared for that it is a pretty...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2011

I used to love the Greene Pasta, and ordered it every time, but it has gotten a bit bland, so now I try the more traditional Tex-mex items, like chicken enchiladas. On Tuesdays, entrees are half price, so you can't lose-- go. On Sunday night,...More

Thank Yippie-Yi-O
Reviewed 9 May 2011

Tried Monica's for the first time lastweek and really liked it. Heard great thing from friends about this place and saw it featured on the Travel Channel and thought I'd give it a go. The menu is sizeable and has so much to choose from....More

Thank Mayday2073
Reviewed 21 April 2011

Great no outstanding drink specials for brunch with a limit of 3 at the discount price, but thats ok. Food is always great here, service is always good. I could not recommend this place enough. Friday and Saturday night are a great time here when...More

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 12 October 2010

Monica's Aca Y Alla is well worth the visit into the intriguing area of Deep Ellum. Their tortilla chips are warm and taste freshly fried, their salsa is delicious - always a good indication of how the dinner is going to go. Thursdays are all...More

Thank kak81
Reviewed 5 September 2009

Dined here with the boyfriend last weekend. It was a first visit for me and likely won't be the last. Salsa was excellent and white queso was to die for. We decided to try something new. I had the Mexican Lasagna --- Really nice flavors!...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2009

good food love the area just fun

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Reviewed 28 February 2009

This place is always packed and loud which made the dinner unenjoyable. I went once, I'll never go back.

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Reviewed 18 December 2008

The only thing that I like here is the White Queso and the White Queso Enchilladas. Otherwise, the music is too loud and I'm pretty young. The service is ok and the food I can pass on.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 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: 2914 Main St, Dallas, TX 75226-3370
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas>  > East Dallas
  • Neighbourhood: East Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-748-7140
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