Mexican Restaurants Austin

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 and around town with locations in downtown Austin or north in the Arboretum and Avery Ranch.


Mexican Restaurants Austin

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.

Z’Tejas Locations

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