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Tex-Mex Restaurants in Austin, $10-$25

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A Fresa's Chicken al Carbon

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

Dine in or grab a delicious whole chicken to go from the walk-up window at this Bouldin Creek outpost. There's a full bar, plus agua frescas.

1703 S. First, 512/992-2946

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B Grizzelda's

Interior Mexican, Tex-MexLower East$10-$25

Atmospheric Eastside eatery blends coastal and Interior Mexican with Tex-Mex.

105 Tillery, 512/366-5908

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C Guero's Taco Bar

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

Located in the old Austin Seed & Feed building, Güero's has moved into the top tier of Austin institutions without compromising the food. Have your breakfast in the oak garden.

1412 S. Congress, 512/447-7688

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D Iron Cactus Mexican Grill & Margarita Bar

Interior Mexican, Tex-MexNorth$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.

10001 Stonelake, 512/794-8778

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E 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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F Jalisco's Restaurant & Bar

Tex-MexSouth$10-$25

6601 South Congress Ave, 512/448-9111

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G JD's Market

Tex-MexNorth$10-$25

This little kitchen churns out soft, juicy tacos and absolutely perfect carnitas by the pound in the back of a Texaco. You won't find fancy schmancy salmon tacos or fried-chicken tacos here, but you will find food reminiscent of Mexico.

14300 Dessau, Pflugerville, 512/670-0990

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H Juan in a Million

Tex-MexLower East$10-$25 First Plates 

We can never finish the Don Juan here. Arteries may harden around the room, but no one seems to care.

2300 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/472-3872

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I La Fuentes Restaurant & Texas Beer Garden

Tex-MexSouth$10-$25

6507 Circle S Rd., 512/442-9925

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J La Mancha Tex-Mex Tavern

Tex-MexMidtown$10-$25

The queso here is made with poblanos, and the shrimp and crab chile rellenos comes with a pleasant surprise on top. For brunch, try Pork Carnitas Hash, a toothsome tangle of moist pork under a salsa verde.

2203 Hancock Dr., 512/467-4108

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K Las Lomas Tex-Mex Cantina

Tex-MexSouth$10-$25

730 W. Stassney #130, 512/428-9425

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L Licha's Cantina

Tex-MexLower East$10-$25 First Plates 

The small menu is packed with inventive cuisine, a combination of street-food staples and popular cantina dishes, with a quality that shows from the first bite of chips and salsa.

1306 E. Sixth, 512/480-5960

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M Little Mexico Restaurant

Tex-MexSouth Congress and South First$10-$25

One of our favorite things to do is enjoy a chile relleno or a plate of carne guisada and listen to the mariachi bands that play here weekly.

2304-A S. First, 512/462-2188

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N Matt's El Rancho

Tex-MexSouth Lamar and Barton Springs$10-$25 First Plates 

Serving Austin since 1952, this immensely popular Tex-Mex icon is a food-happy dispenser of giant margaritas, excellent enchiladas, and craving-curbing quesadillas. Expect a wait – it'll be worth it. Want to order like an old-timer? Get the addictive Bob Armstrong dip.

2613 S. Lamar, 512/462-9333

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O Maudie's Hacienda

Tex-MexSouth$10-$25

At this "Tex-Mex Heaven," breakfast is served every day and the margaritas are made with fresh-squeezed juices. No sign of guardian angels, though, and Maudie's still charges for the food.

9911 Brodie, 512/280-8700

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