Molina's Cantina

4720 Washington Ave.
Houston, TX 77007
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  • Sun-Wed 11am-9pm, Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Accepted
Molina's has become known for its Jose's dip, an ooey-gooey glob (and we mean that in the best way) of queso mixed with taco meat. It's a hearty foil to some tasty margaritas. Enchiladas are also a cut above the local standard.

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