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Don Jose's

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Mexican, Southwestern
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2301 W Ennis Ave, Ennis, TX 75119-8038
9798782500
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Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 09:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 11:00 - 10:30
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Ennis, Texas
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146 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even though I posted the review about the fly problem in the summer of 2016 and how I was handed a fly swatter to use at my table and posted pics of the dead flies (is it a health code violation to give a customer a fly swatter to use in the dining room?) we have returned to DJ's, as... More 

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TEXAS
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217 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for lunch, service is very good, one of the best server is Dennis. T fried chicken is very good, never had a bad meal there!!!!!!! BUD CARTER, TEXAS.

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Ennis, Texas
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Food is very good but their "special" plates are overpriced. Chips and salsa are good most of the time. Salsa taste varies. They have a happy hour but the margaritas are weak and sometimes watered down..pay for better tequila for a decent drink.

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Thank Czechxan
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Great food and staff. Ask for Dennis. He's the best! I ordered the fried chicken salad, perfect. Their chips and salsa are the best in town.

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Thank Craig K
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I tried one of the new items on the menu suggested by our awesome waiter, Dennis. If you come during lunch, ask for him.

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Thank Craig K
Ennis
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I've been dinning at Don Jose's restaurants since they opened in a small building here in Ennis, TX. My 25 year old nephew was in highchair. Now we are taking his 4 year old with us to dine. If the owner, Gustavo, happens to be onsite, you will find him a delight! Food is consistently good.

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Thank dianah267
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

At one time, Don Jose's had the best Mexican food in town. Hot, fresh, quick, and great tasting. Something has happened to Don Jose's over the years. The food is nothing to write home about, the service is something to complain about, and the general value has just gone down. I hope that the restaurant will turn around and get... More 

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Thank Jason W
Ennis, Texas
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170 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We eat here often. We especially like the nacho, the nachos regulars are our favorite. The chicken Quesada is also very good. We also thing their flan is really great.

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Thank Donald W
Ennis, Texas
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is friendly, dependable good Mexican foo restaurant. They try hard to please. The atmosphere is nice and the price is right.

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Thank Joanne V
Ennis, Texas
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146 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I went in on July 4th and ordered fajitas. While I waited for the food, I noticed quite a few flies at my booth. I went to the bar and asked the bartender for a flyswatter, thinking that he would do something about the problem, but instead he found a swatter and delivered it to my table. He seemed embarrassed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 09:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 W Ennis Ave, Ennis, TX 75119-8038
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: 9798782500

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?