El Jardin is a lovably goofy joint near the ship channel that was chosen to represent Houston Tex-Mex in an article in The New York Times. Go with the margaritas, the fajitas, and the huge shrimp -- just like it says on the front of the menu.
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Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 3 a.m. by Robb Walsh
We had to pick up our chips and salsa and move our margaritas to make room when the waiter tried to park the monstrous, sizzling comal on our tabletop. It was well worth the trouble. The parrillada especial at El Jardin on Harrisbur...