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Gringo's Mexican Kitchen

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Mexican, Southwestern
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10200 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, TX 77591-2137
+1 409-986-6864
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight we wanted something good that we could get quick. Gringos came to mind but we got it to go. We enjoyed the chicken fajitas for 2 and was very happy with our selection. The hostess took the time to make sure in my presence the order was correct. Great job. Keep up the good work!

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Thank JN W
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, good service, potent margaritas. My hubby and my fave tex-mex place in Galveston County. We've been coming here for 15 years. I haven't found better yet.

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Thank melmarti100
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We always eat at Gringo's on our way to leave for a cruise. Their avocado sauce is amazing and the food is just as good! Pretty atmosphere, nice people, and a great experience every time!

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Thank Nicole R
Houston, Texas
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116 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, good service. Always enjoy Gringo's Mexican food. Enjoy the chips and salsa and fajita's. Is it the best Mexican food i've had, well in southern Texas there is a lot to compare to, None the less, good food and good service.

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Thank J W M
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

i enjoyed getting the lunch special, the chips and salsa were amazing and the food was pretty good. I was impressed with the lunch special fish tacos. They were delicious!

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Thank TheYuya84 .
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Fajitas and guacomole here are very good. Chips and salsa and queso are really tasty as well. Service is fast .

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Thank Chris S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Delicious Tex-Mex! The food truly hit the spot for this Texas ex-pat. Living in England at the moment I crave Tex-Mex all the time. And no, there is no real tex-mex in England! The cheese enchiladas hit the spot as well as my missed green sauce and chips, A real home cooked tex-mex meal, just what I needed.

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Thank Texastea1162
Amarillo, Texas
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240 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Arrived about 4PM for a late lunch on my way to Galveston to board a cruise the next day. Discovered this place last year in December and plan my trips to the Houston area on where and when I can eat at Gringo's. I had an expired coupon and the new one that replaced it. I took both in on... More 

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Thank Jeff R
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I love this place! Great food and great service! The drinks are wonderful!! If you looking for good food with strong drinks....well look no longer!!

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Thank Blanche G
Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere, friendly staff, good salsa and fresh chips. Having the tamales tonight! Great place for dinner!

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Thank Bill S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10200 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, TX 77591-2137
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Texas City
  • Phone Number: +1 409-986-6864

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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?