Welcome to Blue Goose Restaurant Near Dallas TX

Home of the Best Mexican Food Near Dallas TX

Grand prairie

Neighborhood Tex-Mex, Done Right since 1984.

You don’t get voted the Best Tex-Mex in DFW (and Best Margarita and Best Brunch) time and time again without working at it. Our kitchen staff gets to work at 7am, handcrafting signature sauces, marinating top grade fajita meat and rolling up dough balls for fresh-made flour tortillas.

But it’s not just about the food; it’s about the atmosphere. Our restaurants are vibrant and full of life, no matter the hour. We thrive on creating an environment that’s lively, authentic, and inclusive. If you’re seeking a place that’s fun and energetic, you’ll feel right at home with us.

From the early 80s to the present day, our motto has remained unchanged: “lights down, music up.” This mantra reflects our commitment to serving our guests not only exceptional cuisine but also electrifying, upbeat energy from our restaurant and our awesome team members.

Join us and become a part of this incredible experience—we would be thrilled to
have you in.

Things You'll Definitely
Want to Know


Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Address and Driving Directions

2536 West Interstate 20 (Frontage Road)
Grand Prairie, TX  75052

We’re only 15.9 miles from DFW International Airport and 7.5 miles from Six Flags.

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from Irving

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from Duncanville

Things People Say About Us

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Blue Goose Cantina’s winning combination of food and fun, plus a track record stretching “long” over four decades, it seems this goose may have found its next permanent nest in Fort Worth.
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2019 The Dallas Morning News 'Readers'
Choice Best in D-FW: Best Tex-Mex category.
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Fantastic Fajitas, Enticing Enchiladas, and other Outstanding Tex-Mex and Traditional Mexican Dishes.
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Winner of Best Margarita (several years running)
"Blue Goose has some damn good margaritas."
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Things People Ask Us
All The Time

Blue Goose Cantina is known for flavors mixing authentic Mexican food with the best authentic Tex-Mex in the surrounding metroplex. As with all of our restaurants, our near Dallas location offers a diverse menu inspired by Mexican and Texan flavors. From tacos to enchiladas, fajitas to margaritas, all are made with fresh ingredients and authentic spices that provide a memorable dining experience for authentic Mexican food and Tex-Mex enthusiasts alike.

At Blue Goose Cantina, you’ll find a variety of popular Mexican dishes that are loved by customers. Some of the most sought-after Mexican dishes at Blue Goose Cantina include:

Fajitas: Fajitas are a favorite choice among customers at Blue Goose. Sizzling hot and filled with marinated grilled meat, such as beef, chicken, or shrimp, fajitas are often served with warm tortillas, grilled onions, peppers, and a variety of toppings.

Margaritas are an extremely popular beverage at Blue Goose. In fact, we are known for not only the classic Mexican cocktail made with tequila, lime juice, and fruits like strawberry or mango, but our margaritas have won awards from leading publications and reviewers in the metroplex. Visit the website often to see our tequila of the month and daily happy hour specials designed to whet your appetite.

Tacos: We offer a range of taco options, including Tex-Mex tacos and street-style tacos with various fillings like beef, chicken, pork, or shrimp.

Enchiladas: Our delicious enchiladas consist of rolled tortillas filled with fresh ingredients like cheese, chicken, beef, or vegetables, topped with flavorful sauces such as red, green, sour cream, or mole sauce.

Quesadillas: Some of the best mouthwatering quesadillas or at Blue Goose Highland Village. Our quesadillas are made from fresh-made, in-house tortillas filled with melted cheese and often combined with options like chicken, steak, or vegetables. A dollop of fresh guacamole and fresh salsa and you are in The Mex heaven.

Yes, Our location near Dallas has several vegetarian and vegan options on our menu. We understand the importance of catering to different dietary preferences and have crafted dishes specifically for those who follow a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle.

You’ll find a variety of flavorful options, such as vegetable fajitas, grilled vegetable tacos, vegetarian enchiladas, and plant-based protein substitutes for items like tacos and fajitas.

We are committed to providing diverse and delicious choices for all guests, ensuring everyone can enjoy a satisfying dining experience.

There are several must-try Tex-Mex menu items that are highly recommended:

Fajitas: We are renowned for our sizzling hot fajitas. Whether you choose beef, chicken, shrimp, or a combination, the tender and flavorful grilled meat is served with warm tortillas, grilled onions, peppers, and all the traditional toppings. 

Margaritas: We also are known for our award-winning and well-crafted margaritas. Whether you prefer the classic lime margarita or want to explore our margarita of the month, you can enjoy the tangy and citrusy flavors in a glass rimmed with salt, creating a delightful balance of sweet and sour.

The Dirty Bob: The Dirty Bob is a unique and popular dish at Blue Goose. It features a combination of grilled fajita beef or chicken mixed with seasoned rice, sautéed onions, and peppers, all smothered with melted cheese and topped with pico de gallo. This hearty and flavorful creation is a favorite among many customers.

Guacamole and Salsa: We offer fresh and flavorful guacamole and salsa that make for excellent appetizers or accompaniments to your meal. Made with ripe avocados, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and a touch of lime, their guacamole is creamy and packed with flavor. The salsa varieties range from mild to spicy, providing options to suit every palate.

Tacos: We serve an array of tacos that are worth trying. From street-style tacos to soft or crispy shell options, you can enjoy fillings like seasoned beef, grilled chicken, spicy pork, or flavorful shrimp.

Yes, we offer several gluten-free options on our menu. We understand the importance of catering to dietary restrictions and have taken steps to accommodate those with gluten sensitivities or preferences. While it’s always recommended to inform our server about your specific dietary needs,  we typically provide gluten-free alternatives or modifications for dishes like tacos, fajitas, and enchiladas. We strive to ensure all guests enjoy a delicious and satisfying dining experience while adhering to their dietary requirements.

Yes, we have a fantastic outdoor patio with TVs, or take in the great views.

(Please note that availability may vary depending on weather conditions and specific times of the year, so it’s always a good idea to check with the restaurant beforehand or inquire upon arrival.)

Yes, we offer happy hour specials with discounted prices on select food and drinks during designated happy hour times. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy your favorite Tex-Mex dishes and beverages, all at great happy hour prices.

Times are Monday to Friday happy hour from 2.30 – 6 PM. Check with the hostess to confirm times and our special happy hour menu since times and prices may change.

We typically operate on a walk-in basis and do not accept reservations.

However, during peak hours or for larger groups, it’s advisable to call us directly or email us to inquire if any special arrangements or accommodations can be made. The restaurant staff will be able to provide you with the most accurate information regarding reservations or any alternative options they may have available.

The opening and closing hours are as follows:

Monday to Friday: 11am to 10:30pm
Saturday to Sunday: 10am to 10:30pm

We do offer Tex-Mex takeout services at our location near Dallas, allowing customers to order their food for pickup at the restaurant. For delivery, we partnered with third-party delivery services such as Uber Eats, DoorDash, and Postmates. These third-party platforms enable customers to have their orders delivered directly to their doorstep. It’s recommended to check our website or contact the restaurant directly to confirm the specific delivery options available, including any partnerships we have with third-party delivery services.

Yes, our location near Dallas offers catering services. Whether you’re planning a small gathering or a larger event, we can provide catering options to accommodate your needs. We offer a range of menu items and can customize the catering package to suit your preferences. It’s best to contact us directly to inquire about catering services, menu options, pricing, and any additional details or requirements you may have for your catering event. Our restaurant staff will be happy to assist you with planning and organizing your catering order.

Check here for our catering menu.

We love kids at our location near Dallas (and of course, the other locations as well) and understand the importance of catering to younger guests. We provide a selection of menu items specifically designed for kids with smaller portions of tacos and quesadillas, along with sides like fruit. These options are designed to appeal to kids’ taste preferences and ensure they have an enjoyable dining experience.

Fan Favorites


    Two pulled chicken or ground beef tacos in a crispy or soft tortilla topped with lettuce, tomato & cheese. Served with Spanish rice & frijoles refritos.

    Two slow-roasted brisket tacos, served in our pillow-soft tortillas, topped with fresh cilantro, onions and our signature salsa fresca. Served with Spanish rice & charro beans.
  • IMPOSSIBLE TACOS (vegetarian)

    Two char-grilled corn tortillas tacos stuffed with Impossible meat; an unbelievably tasty plant-based protein indistinguishable from the real deal. Topped with pico de gallo, queso fresco & roasted salsa. Served with poblano lime rice & black beans.

    Three fried corn tortillas rolled with pulled chicken. Topped with salsa verde, chopped lettuce, sour cream, pico de gallo & queso fresco. Served with Spanish rice & charro beans.
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