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El Tiempo Cantina Washington

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
5602 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007-5135
+1 713-681-3645
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (112 reviews)
“tortillas” (22 reviews)
“queso” (18 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5602 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007-5135
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Mexican food. Had the steak, chicken and shrimp fajitas. All were awesome. Service great. Chips and guac good. Guac was on the bland side but salsa was tasty. Homemade tortillas were phenomenal. Highly recommended

Thank ngpkr911
Reviewed 1 week ago

I particularly enjoy Sunday morning brunch at this location. The wait staff are very efficient and friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food and drinks were fantastic, great flavor great service and atmosphere . Quality of of the meat and vegetables was so fresh and flavorful

Thank poprod00
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Always consistent...good. Definitely a staple in my restaurant rotation. Love a good margarita, you will get it here!

Thank bldyr4
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The food here is outstanding.One of the very best Mexican restaurants in town. Our waiter was a grown man who knew his stuff! Go for the gold if you are ordering margs. They can sure belt out a tune for your birthday and you get...More

Thank SavvyTraveler2001
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Would not even concider this place worth even going... The food taste of low quality... The recipes are horrible.... I don't know why people rate as great... It's alway been this way... Taco bell has better food lol 😂

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We decided to patronize this restaurant because the media said people were boycotting it because of a picture that was posted on a Facebook. I thought this was still a free country. Anyway, it worked out for us because we made a great discovery. We...More

2  Thank Paula B
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

El Tiempo is the best!!! Best food, best drinks and best service! A Houston icon, we support you! All locations are phenomenal!

1  Thank brad w
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We celebrated my wife’s birthday with our family here. The food was absolutely amazing. Service was second to none. They made us feel very special and my wife loved it!!

1  Thank Husbandofhottie
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My family picked me up from the airport for a visit, so we stopped here for lunch. The waiter was the worst! He seemed annoyed by questions about the menu. One member of our party made a request several times for something on the side....More

Thank Jacquet W
Domenic L, Owner at El Tiempo Cantina Washington, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you so much for visiting us and taking the time to leave a review. We would like to apologize for the bad service that you and your family received when you dined with us. This will be addressed immediately for better training so that...More

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Jo M
21 January 2017|
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Response from Domenic L | Property representative |
They take reservations for 10 guest and up. You can always give them a call but its mostly walk ins.
6 December 2016|
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Response from Laura V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we've taken our 8 year old since he was three. The pizza is amazing for kids!
15 March 2016|
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Response from Stu K | Reviewed this property |
don't know the day we were there was cold and rainy, call the restaurant to get an answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:30 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
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5602 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007-5135
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-681-3645
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