Gringo's Mexican Kitchen

12330 SW Freeway
Houston, TX 77047


  • Sun-Thu 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Delivery, Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
This lively and noisy Houston-based chain offers reasonably priced Tex-Mex favorites and Margaritas. They are always busy, so service can suffer, but the free soft-serve ice cream makes this place about as family-friendly as one can get. Be sure to check out the homemade tamales and the tortilla soup.

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