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El Tiempo Cantina Washington


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$15 - US$20
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Small $7.99
Large $13.99
cocktail with cut jumbo shrimp, mango ,avocado, basil
Small $7.99
Large $12.99
Calamari & Jalapenos
quick fried calamari with jalapenos, veggies
Small $7.99
Medium $10.99
Large $12.99
with veggies, shrimp, scallops and calamari
Small $6.99
Large $10.49
white cheese with beef, chicken or pork fajitas
Small $5.99
Large $10.49
white cheese & chorizo
Small $5.99
Large $10.49
white cheese and veggie fajitas
Small Cup $3.99
Large Cup $6.99
Chicken Tortilla Soup
Small Cup $3.99
Large Cup $6.99
Albondiga Soup
meatballs with chipotle flavor
blue cheese, honey mustard, buttermilk garlic ranch, cilantro citrus, balsamic
Large Parrilla Salad
chicken, shrimp, or carnitas, tamarindo mole sauce, cilantro citrus, avocado, mixed greens, mango, mandarins, jicama, praline pecans
Large Mixed Greens Salad
mixed greens, avocado, egg, 2 cheeses, tomato, croutons, bacon
Large Fajita Greens Salad
fajitas, greens with avocado, egg, cheese, tomato, croutons, bacon
Large Caesar Salad
romaine, parmesan, avocado & croutons
Large Fajita Caesar Salad
fajitas, caesar with romaine, parmesan, avocado & croutons
Large Fajita Salad Coronada
with black olives, corn, tomato, lettuce, chunks of flautas, quesadillas and cilantro citrus
Mango Jicama Salad
with orange lime sauce
Jalapeno Sausage
Veggies Seasonal
Charro Beans
Meatless Refried Black Beans
Sub Veggies For Rice Or Beans
Cheddar Or White Cheese
Casero Rice (yellow)
Pico De Gallo, Lettuce Or Tomatoes
Chimichurri Or Salsa Atomica
with rice & refried beans
Rib Eye Steak Tampiquena
hardwood grilled 9 to 10 oz usda prime rib eye with a red cheese ranchera enchilada
Cancun Rib Eye Steak
pineapple marinated hardwood grilled 9 to 10 oz usda prime rib eye topped with grilled pineapple and served with green chile cheese enchilada
Tres Leches Cake
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All reviews fajitas tortillas queso quail sopapillas tenderloin chicken jumbo shrimp parrillada beans taco chilli fries mexican food green rice great margaritas great tex mex
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mexican dishes that are fabulous! Nothing on the menu is bad so have at it and enjoy it all... service is great and prices are fair. They don't take reservations so get there early or expect a bit of a wait, especially on weekends... however...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ian A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 1st visit but it will not be my last . Great ambiance with very friendly staff . We were greeted and seated very quickly. Every employee we passed said hello and thanked us for coming in, and the same thing on the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Addison G
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

My oldest son just moved into to Houston and we were looking for a good Tex Mex restaurant near his apartment. We ordered the spicy shrimp Queso to start my sons destroyed it they both had shrimp and steak fajitas. They loved them. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jamesrW9299ZK
Reviewed 24 December 2018

I was told that this was the best Mexican food anywhere and so we decided to try it. We had a great meal and thoroughly enjoyed every bit of it. The menu is expansive and 6 of us ordered different main courses. We were all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Izzy K
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Four of us came in after attending the Colts/Texans game. We shared queso and nachos. Both the beef and the chicken nachos were excellent. The staff was very attentive. The margaritas on the rocks were very good, too. Enjoyed watching the Cowboys game on the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Like the headline says this is an awesome Mexican restaurant. The taste is incredible. I do not know what would missing. The margaritas have ‚bums‘. 😃 The food is really great. I had the Steak Fajitas. Very juicy and tender meat. The butter is doing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 536saschan
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Food. Is the best fajita steak awesome made with beef filet. The best sauce ever. 1942 don Julio margaritas are unbelievable. Cannot wait to come here again. Maybe tomorrow

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank clee0494
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

People come here for the happy hour margaritas I've tried the queso in the fajitas in the rice I would say this is very low quality food with no flavor but I guess if you don't care about the food and you're just there for...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank AUSAGUY007
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Literally the best Mexican food I've ever eaten, hands down. SO delicious. A friend took me and said it's the place he takes someone who has never been to Houston. I'm glad that he did because everything, the tortillas, steak, grilled jalapeno, chicken, and more,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Rex B
Reviewed 19 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ngpkr911
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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 704laurav | 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 644stuk | 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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