There are few things more exciting than a great meal after sitting on a plane all day, so when business or pleasure bring you to town and you’re looking for Mexican restaurants near me in Austin, Texas, then swing by ZTejas Southwestern Grill. The fastest way to get that excitement back in your life is with one of our signature entrees or standout cocktails.
Located minutes from Austin Bergstrom International Airport in historic Downtown Austin, ZTejas has everything you need to turn a business dinner or vacation meal into a one of a kind experience. Start with a hand-shaken martini, a margarita on the rocks, or one of your sure-to-be-favorite beverages, like the Tequila-lada. That’s our spin on the world-famous michelada. We kick up the flavor of an ice cold beer with Espolon Reposado tequila, lime and our delicious Bloody Mary mix to create a taste that will make your last flight seem like it was ages ago.
Weary travelers and local scenesters alike agree that ZTejas’ signature Tortilla Soup truly makes you feel like you’ve landed in Austin. Filled with smoked chicken, avocado and jack & cheddar cheese, you’ll have to push back from the table to keep from devouring more than one bowl!
Craving a taste of Austin with Mexican-inspired flavors? If that’s the case, ZTejas is the Mexican restaurants near me in Austin to choose. Once you catch a glimpse of it, you’ll find it impossible to pass up our Shrimp & Crab Green Chile Relleno. Sink your teeth into this dish, featuring the highest quality Gulf seafood stuffed inside a cornmeal crusted poblano pepper on top of our roasted red pepper cream sauce, then finished with smoky chipotle oil. We expect a return visit from you to try one our other Austin-centric, Mexico-inspired dishes. They’re sure to amaze time and time again.
So when you’ve landed at Bergstrom and it’s time to find Mexican restaurants near me in Austin, make your way to ZTejas Southwest Grill for the perfect meal in downtown Austin, in the Arboretum and far northwest Austin at Avery Ranch.
There are a number of great Mexican restaurants Austin has to offer, but when you seek that extra personal touch, then the stop for you is Z Tejas. You will know you’re getting quality service and a great meal made with the freshest ingredients when you dine with us.
You will find no better way to start an amazing Z Tejas meal than with our tableside guacamole. We prepare it right before your eyes, hand hacking our fresh avocados and combining it with the flavors and textures of tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, jalapenos, shelled pumpkin seeds and Mexican cotija cheese. These ingredients combine before your eyes to create the perfect appetizer for any meal. Try not to fill up just on guac because you’ll surely want to sample our delicious cornbread, the finest you’ll find at the Mexican restaurants Austin has!
Come to think of it, it’s all too easy for Austinites to make a meal out of the many great appetizer offerings you will find at Z Tejas. You may not venture from our appetizers once you see our green chile pork nachos. They’re piled high with slow-roasted pulled pork, Monterey Jack cheese, borracho beans, salsa fresca, our deliciously spicy green chile sauce and finished to perfection with sour cream, jalapeños and guacamole. We’d understand if you felt that this was just too many marvelous toppings for one dish, but why not taste first before you decide. We think you’ll agree that the tastes work together fantastically.
For the pinnacle in Mexican restaurants Austin has on hand, head to Z Tejas Southwestern Grill. Find us online at www.ztejas.com and around town with locations in downtown Austin or north in the Arboretum and Avery Ranch.
When you look at the long list of Mexican restaurants Austin has to offer, Z’Tejas stands out as something truly different. Not only do they offer great Mexican food, tequila and margarita options, Z’Tejas also offers unique and innovative Southwestern dining.
Using the freshest chiles and other seasonal ingredients, Z’Tejas executive chefs create signature dishes like Blackened Catfish Tacos, Cilantro Pesto-Rubbed Ruby Trout, Baked Seafood Enchilada and more.
If you’re looking for the best brunch Austin has to offer, check out the full menu of new and unexpected flavor combinations like the delicious stuffed Breakfast Relleno, Chile Pork Verde Breakfast Skillet, and Barbacoa Breakfast Enchilada.
There are now eight ‘ZTejas locations across Austin and Phoenix, but the original location on Austin’s 6th Street is still going strong. The turn-of-the-century Victorian house still keeps much of its old Austin character while being one of the best Mexican dinner places around. The Arboretum Z’Tejas offers the same great food, but with stunning Hill Country views from a climate-controlled patio. And of course, there’s the Avery Ranch location with its two patios and views of the fire pits and trees.
Don’t just settle for any old Mexican restaurants Austin! Go for something decidedly different – Z’Tejas. You’ll discover a fresh approach to Mexican food, cocktails and great Southwestern dining.
Downtown 6th Street: 1110 W. 6th Street, Austin, Texas 78703
Avery Ranch: 10525 W. Parmer Lane, Austin, TX 78717
Austin Arboretum: 9400 A. Arboretum Blvd, Austin, TX 78759