Houston Restaurant Guide

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El Jardin

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.
Dawn M. Simmons
  • Price: $$
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 8:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Not accepted
  • Parking: Free, Lot available
  • Extra Services: Catering, Private-group dining
  • Delivery