Got Queso on your brain? Need a margarita and need it now? Want to try Migas and looking for a good place. Here’s a list of best Tex Mex in Austin. Check out their website if you want to dine in (remember the capacity is capped at 25% until mid-May) and each offers online ordering and pick-up.
Matt’s El Rancho
Opening in 1952, Matt’s is a must. Find a large bar area and dining room in South Austin. And it makes tortillas in-house.
Located at 2613 S. Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78704. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Dining room ris open along with online ordering with curbside pick-up available or delivery.
The daily Austinisms on its outdoor sign have a book of their own. Enjoy its Tex-Mex plates on the popular patio.
Located at 1624 W. 5th St. Austin, TX, 78703. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. most days, later on the weekend. Dining room is open along with online ordering and pick-up.
Find another South Austin option for classic Tex-Mex.
Located at 1807 W. Slaughter Ln. Austin, TX 78748. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Online ordering or delivery available.
Maria’s Taco Xpress
An eclectic South Austin eatery offering funky art, breakfast tacos, margaritas and more.
Located at 2529 S. Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78704. Open Thursday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Online ordering with curbside pick-up or delivery available.
Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ
Swing by this food trailer for breakfast tacos, BBQ with Tex Mex flavors or meat-by-the-pound.
Located at 11500 Menchaca Rd. Austin, TX, 78748. Open Wednesday to Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Order online and pick-up.
Find several locations across the Austin area for Tex-Mex favorites, each with its own hours.
Dining rooms are open. Online order with curbside pick-up along with delivery.
Maudie’s Cafe—2608 W. 7th St. Austin, TX 78703
Maudie’s Hacienda—9911 Brodie Ln. Austin, TX 78748
Maudie’s Milagro—3801 N. Capital of Texas Highway, Austin, TX 78746
Maudie’s North Lamar—10205 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78758
Guero’s Taco Bar
With an ideal spot along the South Congress, find a full menu of Tex-Mex and margaritas. Another spot to take the friends and family from out-of-town.
Located at 1412 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Dining room and patio are open. Online ordering with curbside pick-up and the dining room is open.
Juan in a Million
Breakfast tacos are an Austin must and here’s one of the top places to grab them. Don’t want breakfast, then find a full lunch menu too.
Located at 2300 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78702. Open daily from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Online ordering with curbside pick-up along with delivery.
Mi Madre’s Restaurant
Feed your group with a family pack, like enchiladas or tacos. Or order from a full menu of Tex-Mex favorites.
Located at 2201 Manor Rd., Austin, TX 78722. Open daily from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Patio is open. Online ordering with curbside pick-up along with delivery.
With six locations across the Austin area, Chuy’s opened its first restaurant here in 1982. Though the original on Barton Springs is a must for your first visit.
Barton Springs—1728 Barton Springs Rd., Austin, TX 78704
Arbor Trails—4301 William Cannon, Bldg C, Austin, TX 78749
North Lamar—10520 N. Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78753
Highway 183—11680 N. Research Blvd., Austin, TX 78759
Round Rock—2320 N IH 35, Round Rock, TX 78681
Cedar Park—4911 183A Toll Road, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Hours differ by location. Dining rooms are open. Online ordering with curbside pick-up along with delivery.
Amaya’s Taco Village
Offering two locations, grab your Tex-Mex favorites including a variety of family packs.
North—5804 N. IH 35, Austin, TX 78751
South—9900 S. IH 35 Bldg O. Ste 100 Austin, TX 78748
Both locations open Tuesday to Sunday from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. most days. Online ordering with pick-up.