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Original Mexican Eats Cafe

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4713 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4154
+1 817-738-6226
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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4713 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4154
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Love this place - love the enchiladas - I have been 'turning people on' to the Original for about a dozen years - most everyone I have ever taken there loves it, too. I am always ready to drive the hour+ it takes to get...More

Thank Lstew55
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I had the broccoli enchiladas and they were delish!! My husband had the steak nachos and they were so good and so cheesy! The margaritas were also very good! Will definitely return on our next trip to the Fort Worth area!

Thank Alwaysmovingmom
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to stop in here at the last minute on a Sunday afternoon for a quick lunch. The minute you walk in the door you have a feeling of authentic Tex-Mex cuisine. There are brightly colored Mexican cut out flags hanging from the ceiling in...More

Thank Tlynn C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I used to dine here weekly with a group of work colleagues. I quit going almost 10 years ago because I got tired of average to below average food swimming in grease. The last straw was getting our food delivered, delivery person spilling the grease...More

Thank TxJason1972
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Service was outstanding, the food was wonderful and the Margarita's were fantastic. We were a large group of 15 and had a wonderful table to accommodate us. Great patio for taking family photos. It is a large and beautiful restaurant. I had the chili relleno...More

Thank BrandiMW
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This restaurant was referred to by a friend because of the good portions on the plate and atmosphere of the restaurant in a very old and preserved building that was visited by Franklin Roosevelt in the 1930's. They even named a dish after him that...More

Thank carol_fortworthtx
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Any person from out of town that thinks this place is great, should go anywhere else in Fort Worth and will find much better. Los Vaqueros, Joe T's (just as good as always nay sayers) Pulido's, El Fenix, etc. etc. I ordered the taco combo,...More

Thank Marlena F
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Tamales were outstanding as were enchiladas. Service was truly extraordinary. My second time eating there, and will definitely return when in Fort Worth on business!

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you're in town looking for excellent Mexican food, the Original is hard to beat. Forget the franchise restaurants. Joe T's, now a "tourist destination", a shell of its former self. The Original stands shoulder to shoulder with any of the numerous superb locally owned...More

Thank Giles101
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I haven't been here since the 1980's and was so excited to eat here again as I remembered the food was the best in Fort Worth, I have no idea what happened but, what I was served was a plate of mush. I had the...More

Thank Suzanne B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4713 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4154
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-738-6226
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