Jorge's Tex Mex Cafe
214-720-2211. Also be sure to check out our catering menu online at jorgestexmex.com
Saturday- Sunday $5 Brunch Lunch and Dinner
$5 Self parking is also available.
HAPPY HOUR Mon-Fri 2-6!
$5 MARGARITA MONDAYS! All day (expect top shelf) Monday's are made for Jorge's house made margaritas
1/2 off all day WINE bottles on Tuesdays
The food was very delicious and I even requested a candle light at the table and they did just that! The staff is friendly and overall great job!
The service was slow. The waiter didn't check in with us. We ran out of water and couldn't find anybody to refill it. So we were thirsty, didn't have water chip anything for a very long time. When they finally got to us they took the order and got it wrong. First we waited a long time for it and then it was wrong and then you wanted to fix it. So then I had to wait for it to get fixed. Then it was soggy and wet and just awful. I had the flat enchiladas with two eggs on top. It was awful. And it was expensive. My friend got a quinoa bowl with what look like overcooked scrambled eggs on it. And for the price she paid for it it was the smallest appetizer I've ever seen. All told then it was awful, the service slow and to top it off it was expensive.
Very meh. For what we paid, I expected better. Not bad, just very average.
Dinner before seeing show at Winspear
The food was delicious but the service was horrible. I would come back as it is one of few restaurants close to the theatres in downtown, but the service makes me question that.
We decided to try Jorge's out before attending the Winspear Theatre. The location is ideal for theatre goers. Eduardo, our service, was fast, courteous, attentive to our needs, and a very good waiter. He got our meal out quickly so we had time to enjoy it before attending the play. Food and drinks were good and ideal location to all the theaters.
It was extremely hot in the restaurant, and the service was slow.
Air conditioner was off. It was hot! Wish they had told us that when we made reservations we would have found somewhere else that eat in the 110 degree heat.
Great service and amazing salsa. On hottest day of the year, the air conditioning was on the fritz, but I would definitely come back
I have been there twice in the last two weeks - call and see if there air conditioning is working, It was literally 83 degrees with the thermostat set on 68. Great food, nice service but we all melted!
We always go before the theater. We love the convenience and the food is pretty good!
Excellent option for Arts District dining. We eat there a lot before concerts.
Good food, great service!
Have now been here three times. The service is patently AWFUL......
The food was okay. The problem was the kitchen. It took an hour for our food to be delivered to our table with the restaurant only being half full of diners. I had to threaten to leave before they took me serious after several requests for our food. I feel sorry for the waiters because several tables walked out. Poor management.
The food was fine, but unfortunately the restaurant seemed completely unprepared to handle the dinner rush before a performance in the Arts District that evening. We allowed plenty of time to eat before the performance, but waited almost an hour for our food to arrive. Then we had to scarf it down in 10 minutes and get out of there. Others in the restaurant were in the same situation, and several tables just got up and walked out without eating. For any restaurant that wants to operate in the Arts District with several theaters and performance halls nearby, it's imperative to understand how to get everyone served and on their way so they don't miss a performance.
We sat outside. The scenery is great next to the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Service was also very good. Margaritas left something to be desired and the queso dip wasn’t much better. We split pollo mole which was also okay.
The poor waiter seemed to have no help and the food was terrible this visit. Used to really love this place but something has happened. Hope they can pull it together as it's a good spot to eat before going to the various venues in downtown.
Had been to Jorge’s many times before concerts at Winspear or Wylie and always found food very good. However, the last two times, the service has left a lot to be desired. We knew service bad and ordered food with our drink order. Food took FORTY minutes and first drink not what we ordered! Do no know if we will be back! DO NOT be in a hurry at this restaurant, Jorge’s may be on our endangered list!
The last two times we have booked via open table, the restaurant says we didn't have a reservation. They still provided a table, although The food was not good. We were disappointed because we usually like to go before the opera. We will be looking elsewhere.
Seemed like an off-night, maybe not enough people in the kitchen. Staff was super nice and working hard. No hostess though, so long wait and long line to get seated. And food took almost a hour to come out which is really tight if you're headed to a show. Food was pretty good. Quality of fajita steak was noticeably better than average. Great frozen margarita. And a very short walk to the Winspear.
Perfect place for our gathering.
Food was good, as always; service
Our Server, Eduardo, was new and did a fine job! Great Food!
Been here twice. Both times the service was sketchy. The management doesn’t have its act together. Had to ask for silverware twice and finally had to grab it off another table. Huge line to get in while we were eating and tables weren’t being cleared. People all around us were upset at the poor inattentive service. We were so glad to leave his place and won’t ever return! Our waiter was totally clueless.
We’ve been to Jorge’s many times but very very disappointed last night. It was crowded and noisy. Even those with reservations waited. But table service was the worst I’ve ever seen it. Drink refills were non existent. My order was completely wrong - I got quesadillas and was brought fajitas instead. Staff would disappear for long periods of time. Food was ok but after all the struggles, I was just put off by the whole experience. The table next to us couldn’t even get silverware.
We've been here before; it's the most convenient place to get dinner before a show at Moody Performance Hall. We were apparently forgotten by wait staff, and despite flagging down other waiters several times, it was half an hour before we were approached to take our orders, and well over an hour before we had our food. The food was decent, but we had to eat in a rush to make our show.
Had to correct food orders and slow to get check.
Always great to eat here before a show. They are quick to serve and food is fresh.
Great service! Great food!
We had a reservation here before our show. There were many tables and booths open but with menus which means they are reserved, according to the host. We were seated at a table with a menu, as we also had a reservation. However, since we were 15 minutes early, we were told we could not have a booth because those were for the people who had reservations and were 15 minutes late. The entire wall of booths was empty with menus on it. What?!? They all were running 15 minutes late? Why couldn't one group of these people sit at our table and we sit at their booth?
Unfortunately, my disability isn't visible so it isn't often taken seriously, but it makes sitting in a chair very uncomfortable for any length of time. I can do it, but given the opportunity to not, I take it. So, we didn't sit in a booth, we sat at a table. Two booths remained empty the entire time we were there, by the way.
They were very busy, but the other customers seemed to be attended to while we waited and waited for our order to be taken, our food to arrive, refills, etc. People around us were also getting the wrong order. Once we got the food it was just ok. Nothing special. I certainly would not go out of my way to go to this restaurant again and wouldn't advise anyone else to do so either.
We love to go to Jorge's prior to performances in the Arts District. "The Great Society" at Dallas Theater Center is AMAZING ... Just like Jorge's Food!
Location is so great. Unfortunately, this was the least inspired Tex-mex I’ve had since the 80s or maybe in some rural diner more recently. On the good side, their mediocrity means you can get a table on busy nights.
Friendly service, relaxed location, convenient to Arts District venues, easy parking, wide menu choice from light fare to full meals, very reasonably priced, superb margaritas.
We had dinner here before attending event at the Winspear. We had a reservation but they didn’t have a table for us inside. We sat at the bar because of time constraints. We had good service so no complaints there. Food was decent with the shredded chicken enchilada as the highlight. The location is perfect for Arts District pre and post dinners - very walkable.
Amazing food! Great staff!
We enjoy this place. Chips and salsa re great. We tried deluxe especiale, shrimp Diablo and fish tacos. All were excellent. We will be back. The $6 parking validation in the 1 arts plaza lot is a nice benefit of dining here.
Busy on a Saturday evening. Food was good, not exceptional. Similar to Uncle Julio’s or La Hacienda.
I've never had a bad meal or experience at Jorge's. The waitstaff is always fun and accomodating, and the food is always terrific!
Very disappointed in my entree...it was a salad bowl with very paltry amount of ingredients -which was not in line with cost. I did not send back or make an issue as we were under a timeline to get to a theatre performance. Based on this experience, it is unlikely that there will be a return visit.
Arrived a little before 6, were seated immediately. Waitress brought menus and requested drink orders quickly. We made it clear to her that there would be three checks, and indicated clearly who would be on each check. Only two cocktails were ordered, they arrived promptly. The cocktails were $8 each and had little if any alcohol. Tasted like unsweetened lime snow cones. She completed food order at 6:23, and again we clarified who was on each check. It was obvious she was not listening and we commented among ourselves: "get ready for wrong orders and checks". The food arrived at 7:29, 1 hour and 6 min after order was taken, 1 hr 29 min after our arrival. One guest ordered beef relleno. She brought him chicken and announced to him that they were out of beef so she brought chicken instead, without asking. It was either a lie because she got the order wrong, or she was just a bad waitress. There was no time to reorder or even really complain. Our show started in 30 min. None of the food was remarkable, just typical texmex stuff, and it hardly mattered since we had to scarf down what we could in minutes. We asked for checks. They came 10 minutes later, all incorrect, all jumbled up. She took them back but they were still incorrect, because she did not listen in the first place. By the way when we arrived the place was full. for the last half hour before we got our food, the place was empty, no reason for food delay. Everyone else had left for their events. Next time we have an event in the arts district we will eat anywhere but Jorge's. Such an Arts District Disappointment. Would sure love to have that two hours back and my money back on those two lousy cocktails!