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About Jorge's Tex Mex Cafe
This family-owned and operated restaurant has been serving up Tex-Mex cuisine since 1957. Come enjoy the flavors of genuine FRESH made to order Tex Mex, such as our one of a kind queso, individually grilled crispy tacos, chile rellenos grilled in egg whites, hand made tamales, and made daily Jorge's famous SALSA. All this and breakfast plates all day! Also don't forget to try our made from scratch margaritas and mojitos. Last but not least..dessert..such as our delicious tres leches and creamy flan. We are located in One Arts Plaza, Dallas' newest and exciting addition to the Arts District. Not required but we recommend you make a note on the reservation if you are attending an Art's District Performance. We also reccommend making you're reservation at least 2 hours before showtime. We look forward to serving you!
Dallas, TX 75219
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Wed. 11a-8pm, Thur 11a-9pm , Fri -Sat 11am-10pm Sun 11a-7pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We will customize any menu to forfill your catering needs. Please contact our General Manager Juan Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org or
214-720-2211. Also be sure to check out our catering menu online at jorgestexmex.com
Monday- Friday Complimentary Lunch Valet till 3:00pm and $5 for Dinner
Saturday- Sunday $5 Brunch Lunch and Dinner
$5 Self parking is also available.
Jorge A. Veloz
Private Party Facilities:
We have a 17 person private room which includes a tv. Perfect room for meetings, power point presentations and or birthday parties and showers.
Private Party Contact:
Michelle Mireles: (214) 720-2211
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
WEEKEND BRUNCH-Sat&Sun 11a-4p $1 mimosas!
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
Jorge's Tex Mex Cafe Ratings and Reviews
Usually go here before theater performances because of the good food, reasonable prices, and quick service. The service has been terrible the last 2 times, with us having to request the check multiple times. When it does finally arrive, there are errors. Both times. We will be dining elsewhere from now on, which is unfortunate since Jorge’s has been reliable in the past.
Had a large group of friends together prior to a concert at the Performance Center (across the street). Service was “speedy”, friendly and professional. Happy hour Margaritas are a plus! I had the brisket tacos that were delicious. Love having a meal here prior to a concert as it is so convenient.
We've been here many times while attending the ballet so we always like it. This time however it was disappointing as my son specifically asked for no cheese on his entree as he is Lactose intolerant. But it did indeed come with cheese so he tried to pick out the chicken. Would have sent it back but it took a long time for our order to come out and we didn't want to miss the performance. They did take it off the check, so thanks for that.
We made an online reservation through OpenTable. We checked the available hours and selected a reservation time. We received confirmations via email that the reservation was set. We drove for 1 hour to get to the restaurant and when we arrived, the restaurant was CLOSED! A big waste of our time. OpenTable cannot be trusted to make or confirm reservations.
Have been here many times before. Something has changed. Service is truly terrible. Gave my drink order to 3 different waiters, and finally got the wrong drink after 20 minutes, then had to wait some more for the correct drink. There was no greeter at the door, and I did not see anyone acting as manager, so lots of customers stood around wondering what to do. There was no one there except 3 or 4 waiters and customers. No one seemed to realize that there were any problems. The food order was correct, and the food was as good as always, when it finally arrived. The house was about 2/3 full.
Service was very poor. Waitress was very slow and we had to actually call her over and say "just when will our food be ready". Oops, she had left it sitting on the counter! She
then brought the wrong order to my friend. There was not time to reorder, but she did
manage to find the correct order. Probably then took the wrong order and gave it to
someone else. Did not check on us until it was time to leave. This is the second visit in
a row with poor service. We have season's tickets at Winspear and Jorge's is a very
convenient place to go and the food is, and was good. If you are that busy, and you do
seem to be, might I suggest more wait staff?
Restaurant has lots of seating outdoors as well as in. Food was just average and a little pricy but probably in line with the location in the city. Margareta was weak, flavorless, and a little watered down. And for $8.50 not anything anyone should consider. Service was good and waiter was very friendly. Great location for area Arts events.
Six friends enjoyed brunch this past Sunday prior to going to Dallas Theatre Center; the location is perfect with a brief walk to the venue with valet parking available. The food was all delicious, our female waitstaff was charming and attentive, we ate inside at a round table--all created a very pleasant brunch.
Feels like a duty to warn others about this inept operation in One Art Plaza. While my dish (the chipotle Caesar salad) was the only truly poor one, all of our foursome were subjected to the same lame service: slow, confused, forgetful. Service became a stressor as we wondered whether we'd be late to our Arts District performance -- and yes, we'd informed the waiter of our timing from the start.
It terribly understaffed, even with full knowledge of reservations. Our server was seriously in the weeds from the get-go! Wrong drinks served, food arrived cold, never could get her attention to address these items. We've dined here often as we are season ticket holders for AT&T Performing Arts Center. But, this was the last time. Service is always off; but, tonight it was non-existent! Management should do a better job of scheduling staff; especially, when they know how many covers there will be due to reservations. Jorge's is able to be viable simply due to their proximity to the Arts District.
I realize several restaurants at One Arts Plaza have struggled and folded through the years. Apparently it is a tough sell for customers who aren't going to the theater nearby. I suspect that is why Jorge's food isn't better than it is. The service was good and the restaurant is extremely convenient to the arts district. Parking at the nearby lot is a third of the cost of parking under the Wyly or the Winspear. But the food simply doesn't measure up. My enchilada, rice and beans all flowed together in one big glop on the plate and the taco was burned around the edges. I really want these restaurants to succeed so we will have a place to go for dinner before the theater. But it will require more attention to the menu and less to getting people in and out.
Met friends for brunch before an event in the Arts District. The food and service were good. We were very disappointed that the $1 add-on mimosa offer was no longer valid, although it is clearly listed on Open Table. The menu was also slightly different. I completely understand that the info on Open Table is supplied by the restaurant, so this is up to Jorge's to fix and update.
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