Mexico's Deli

2374 Dairy Ashford Rd.
Houston, TX 77077
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  • Tuesday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • $
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Alex Garcia, the owner of Mexico's Deli, has literally transplanted a Mexico City taquería to Dairy Ashford. And he hasn't compromised his recipes to gringo tastes. It's a place to go for great tacos and huge satisfying sandwiches, not for fancy sit-down dinners. But if you want to experience "authentic" Mexican street food in Houston, you can't do any better.

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