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La Margarita Mod Mex

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2922 N Belt Line Rd, Irving, TX 75062-5247 (Formerly La Margarita)
+1 972-570-1137
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Orlando, Florida
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130 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried La Margarita based on the trip advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. This was a really great meal. The only disappointment of the whole meal was the salsa was boring. Great margarita, big portions and good prices. The menu was really unique and each plate was tasty. Shrimp pesto enchiladas were perfectly cooked, the sauce was creamy... More 

Thank Jamie G
Kettering, Ohio
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for the 1st time last year during a visit to the area and it was good. Went again this year and it was REALLY good. All 4 of us give it high marks. The chips and salsa were muy tasty. I had the ox eyes stacked enchiladas which were outstanding. Great service.

Thank Kathy L
Mendham, New Jersey
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful dinner. Full of tex mex flavors and cooked perfectly. I had the chili relleno, which was just spicy enough and 2 different sauces to provide a burst of flavor. The hubby had a wonderful skirt steak top with an egg. The dish was cooked perfectly with extraordinary flavor. The service was fabulous and the energy from... More 

Thank Kris W
Knoxville, TN
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63 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

While in the Dallas area for a week, I ate here twice because it was that good. First, the salsa is the best I have ever had. It didn't look like any salsa I have ever had and certainly didn't taste like any other. It looked like the salsa was slightly pureed, but there were plenty pepper chunks. The salsa... More 

Thank 7LifesATrip7
Irving, Texas
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Met a friend for dinner who has been here many times. She loves the Carne Asada and Margaritas - which, again, she said was wonderful. I ordered the Pesto Shrimp enchiladas and they were excellent! Serving portions were plenty and my enchiladas were stuffed with flavorful shrimp. My only complaint was my wine was lackluster and boring (there are plenty... More 

Thank Elizabeth S
Flower Mound, Texas
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

They offer something different here that is not tex-mex. Their flavor's are tasty but not over the top in heat or greasy as some tex-mex can be. We've eaten here for quite some time and I was blown away by their carne asada today! The Pollo Maria is fantastic as well. Duck carnitas is very different on small corn tortillas... More 

Thank Shane M
Manassas, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

For years I have eaten at this restaurant every time I am in the area. Initially it was recommended by a hotel shuttle driver. I have never been disappointed with either a meal or the friendly, efficient service. The signature chicken dish is superb but my favorite are the duck tacos!

Thank Susan S
Irving, Texas
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

From the outside, the restaurant may not seem to appealing. However, this is one of those times you follow the "don't judge a book by its cover" phrase. I happened to eat here on an early weekend and was thoroughly surprised. I only had the tortilla soup and coffee; both items had robust, delicious flavor. Some of my friends shared... More 

Thank Xavier_Tito
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This restaurant is not too large, but there are plenty of tables and booths to go around. The menu has a large variety of Tex-Mex, seafood, and a pretty good kids' menu as well. There is a small bar in the back of the establishment with a small TV and an electronic Poker game. They have about 8 tables for... More 

Thank snareisbroken
Irving, Texas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

When we want some place simple but easy to get in and out. We like to go here. The food is great and the atmosphere is very pleasant. The margaritas are great

Thank Audrey T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2922 N Belt Line Rd, Irving, TX 75062-5247 (Formerly La Margarita)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Irving
  • Phone Number: +1 972-570-1137
Our restaurant resonates with traditional Tex-Mex food lovers as well as those interested in a foodie’s interpretation of Modern Mexican.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?