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Tex-Mex Restaurants in Downtown Austin

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Austin Taco Project

Global Contemporary, Taqueria, Tex-MexDowntown

500 E. Fourth, 512/682-2739

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Burrito Factory

Tex-MexDowntownUnder $10

Pick up freshly prepared burritos, tacos, quesadillas, and tortas, as well as reasonably priced plate specials.

2025 Guadalupe (Dobie Mall, second floor), 512/480-8680

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Chi'Lantro BBQ

Korean, Tex-MexDowntown

Korean barbecue offered in five kinds of protein, spicy noodle bowls, chicken wings glazed with sweet and spicy Gangnam sauce, and those addictive kimchi fries are some of the menu's highlights at this Downtown trailer.

823 Congress Ave., 512/593-6290

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Chi'Lantro BBQ

Korean, Tex-MexDowntown$10-$25 First Plates 

The offerings from Jae Kim’s brick and mortar "Home of the Kimchi Fries" should be as yummy as that of the popular trucks. The menu is slightly different, sporting Kimchi fried rice balls containing rice, cheddar, Monterey Jack, nori, and gochujang, but retains plenty of crowd favorites.

1509 S. Lamar, 512/428-5269

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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Tex-MexDowntownUnder $10

801 Congress, 512/391-1668

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Chupacabra Cantina

Tex-MexDowntown$10-$25

400 E. Sixth, 512/703-4628

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Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar (Downtown)

Tex-MexDowntown$10-$25

In addition to stacked enchiladas, the extensive menu offers hearty steak, chicken, and shrimp dishes flavored with a combination of Southwestern and Interior Mexican spices.

606 Trinity, 512/472-9240

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Mi Casa Tamales

Tex-MexDowntownUnder $10

This place is a purveyor of two things which Sixth Street desperately needs: traditional tamales and Tejano music.

503 E. Sixth, 512/686-6096

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Micheladas Cafe y Cantina

Tex-MexDowntown

On weekends brunch starts at ten o'clock here, and includes everything from migas to Huevos Rancheros.

333 E. Second, 512/320-0300

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Pelons

Tex-MexDowntown

802 Red River, 512/243-7874

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Polvos

Interior Mexican, Tex-MexDowntown

The South Austin institution brings its killer margs and convivial take on interior Mexican cuisine to a new Downtown location.

360 Nueces #10, 512/494-4064

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Qdoba Mexican Grill

Tex-MexDowntown

Various locations

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Taco Cabana

Taqueria, Tex-MexDowntown

Welcome to Texas! Open late (some until 4am), Taco Cabana serves up some of the best fast-food Tex-Mex in town.

various locations

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Taco Shack Frost Plaza

Tex-MexDowntownUnder $10

Good, substantial, and cheap Tex-Mex at several locations.

402 Brazos, 512/473-0101

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Tacodeli Downtown

Tex-MexDowntown

301 Congress, 512/601-6631

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