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Ernesto's Mexican Restaurant

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10279 Fm 455 E, Pilot Point, TX 76258-9253
+1 940-686-3500
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Denton, Texas
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67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I judge most Mexican food by their salsa and service. The salsa here is good tasting but it has about as much heat in it as ketchup. Why call it Mexican salsa if there is no chili peppers in it. I did discover that you can ask for the hot salsa which is a little bit spicier, Oh well the... More 

Thank GLG3
1 review
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

All three wait staff in the front was texting on their phones did not offer us any drinks or chips. Walked out

Thank Mary K
Edmonton, Canada
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My wife and I at Ernesto's twice during our visit to Pilot Point and we loved it! The service is great. The non-stop chips and salsa were very good; make sure you try the Queso. The Pollo Burrito was excellent. If I lived there I would work my way through everything on the menu. Definitely, a must visit if you... More 

Thank James_Gusa
Oak Point TX
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food is good and the wait staff is always very friendly. Great place to go and meet friends for happy hour.

Thank Brenda S
Aubrey, Texas
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420 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place for dinner! Lovely atmosphere and great service. Brisket tacos were delicious! Loved the carnitas and house Ritas!

Thank Drtamaragrosz
Plymouth, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I judge all Mexican restaurants by their Cheese Enchiladas. The absolute best ones I've ever had were in a Snyder's Drugstore in Brownsville, TX; that was in January 1978. Those enchiladas positively melted in my mouth. They were AMAZING and they were only cheese enchiladas! Unfortunately, that drugstore is long gone. I've eaten many cheese enchiladas since 1978 trying to... More 

Thank Joanne S
Dallas, Texas
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Worth the trip to eat good Mexican food. Every time good food and service. Plenty of room for a group.

Thank 55711Cancunsunset
Pilot Point, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

It's been a popular spot for years. It's a solid choice for lunch or dinner. The service is excellent, fajitas are awesome!

Thank Scott H
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73 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great food here. Really better entree choices that a lot of typical Tex-mex type places. They have a lot of unique and authentic things on the menu. We brought family from out of town and they all gave rave reviews. The fried chicken breast with the cream queso sauce is my favorite--pechuga empanizada, it's called. My mom got the relleno... More 

Thank Sonny520
Anna, Texas
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Have been coming here almost every sunday after church for a couple of years now, and up until the past few months the service and food has been great. Recently though they have moved around the wait staff and the service has become anything but great. This visit it took almost an hour to get 2 hàmburgers, a quesadilla, and... More 

Thank furnitureninja

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10279 Fm 455 E, Pilot Point, TX 76258-9253
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Pilot Point
  • Phone Number: +1 940-686-3500

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