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Rowlett Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Rowlett restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Rowlett just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Rowlett, you've come to the right place.

Our Rowlett restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

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Royal Buffet

 5 star(s)  (06/16/2012)
“Great service. Wonderful food. We go for the crab legs and shrimp. If you ask, you can get cartoons for the kids instead of the droll of sports. Nice place!!! Worth the drive.”

Ace's Gourmet Paninis

 5 star(s)  (04/01/2012)
“This place is awesome... Family owned very laid back great people.. The soups are my favorite Cauliflower soup?? Who would of thought really?? Amazing I love it.. They have soup specials everyday and the Chef will give you a sample to try... My favorite Panini is the Pulled Pork..WOW... Slow roaste... ”

Pancho And Leftys

 5 star(s)  (05/15/2010)
“I love Love this palce. It is just a little hole in the wall kind of place, but the food is awesome, and the margaritas are to die for. They are always packed, so if u go be prepared to wait or even sit out on the patio! Its not a fancy place so if u r looking for elegnace then this is not for u. I ... ”

Tatiano's Italian Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (05/14/2010)
“Tatiano's is my favorite restaurant in the DFW area for Italian food. The owners and their staff are outstanding in every aspect. I have been going there for years and will continue for many more. The food is fabulous and I just can't get enough.”

China Lake Chinese Restaurant

 2 star(s)  (12/17/2009)
“My wife have dined in and out many times over the past 5 years. The food was great, the folks were super and they were always happy that we were there. Lisa, was wonderful! When the business sold (2008 as I recall) and new owners took over, all fell into the proverbial commode. The owners became sly... ”

Tatiano's Italian Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (09/16/2009)
“I love this restaurant. I have been a customer for about 4 years now. The restaurant is family owned and operated. Please, note that this place serves the best Italian Food around. I have traveled all around Italy and it is nice to know that we have our own "Italy in Rowlett". I will ... ”

China Lake Chinese Restaurant

 4 star(s)  (07/08/2009)
“Love this place! We eat there at least twice per month. I have had numerous items on their menu and they have all been great rather we dine in or take out. The staff is friendly and service is prompt.”

Chicken Express

 2 star(s)  (04/24/2009)
“I love Chicken Express -- but not this one. I've been several times thinking it'll be better -- I'm wrong. Not only does the service suck b/c the "Kids" are in there running it, they always screw up our order or bill, but I have yet to get anything that isn't soggy and COVERED (Literally dripp... ”

Tatiano's Italian Restaurant

 1 star(s)  (04/24/2009)
“took forever we had to be somewere and had to order it to go. the food was horrible they forgot the chicken and I had to go home and redo the pasta because it was plain and had to cook chicken to eat it with. We were very disappointed.”

Nick's Sports Grill

 2 star(s)  (04/09/2009)
“Nick's has been around for forever, but I think their fryer grease may have been around even longer. This is a very loud place, with very slow service, and the food tastes like frozen stuff that has been popped into the deep fryer. Nothing tastes fresh. Overall a "meh" experience. However, i... ”

Dos Charros

 4 star(s)  (04/09/2009)
“I believe this is a family owned restaurant, as we've been seeing the same people working the front for years. Great Tex-Mex food at an incredibly reasonable price point. Tucked into an "old Rowlett" shopping center, it's a favorite with locals that were here long before Rowlett's population explo... ”

Kyoto Japanese Steak House

 5 star(s)  (03/31/2009)
“Exquisite food, sushi to die for, extraordinarily good service. Best restaurant in Rowlett, by far.”

Tatiano's Italian Restaurant

 2 star(s)  (03/31/2009)
“Food was boring, salads were wilted, service was meh. It's a step down from Olive Garden at the same price point...and I wouldn't eat at Olive Garden.”

Burger King

 1 star(s)  (02/27/2009)
“Terriable service always dirty the worse”

Chicken Express

 5 star(s)  (02/18/2009)
“known for their "sweet" tea. the chicken strips are terrific. friendly staff, especially if you get one of the older folks instead of the kids. food is fresh, and most of the time things like okra are cooked to order so it's not greasy.”

Burger King

 2 star(s)  (02/18/2009)
“very dirty most of the time. most of the time, something in the drive through orders is wrong, so check it before leaving, or go inside. your experience will be greatly affected by who is working. it's a duck shoot, might be ok, might not. and they don't care.”

Bahama Bucks

 1 star(s)  (02/18/2009)
“what do you want? you are paying for overpriced shaved ice with sugar poured on it. did you expect a fancy table, linen napkins, a bathroo attendant?”


 4 star(s)  (02/18/2009)
“i have relatives that have to eat here whenever they are in town. the portions are enormous. so this offsets the cost. a chicken fry will easily make two meals. don't look for a salad bar though, it is pretty much a lettuce bar. but they have plenty of vegies on the menu. it is hard to catch t... ”

Tatiano's Italian Restaurant

 3 star(s)  (02/18/2009)
“they just missed the mark, aiming for a high end place. the new building was a good start, but they missed the details. the staff is ok, but not special. the prices are high for what could be ragu out of a jar. still better than nappolis service though. i guess my best recomendation would be to c... ”

Nick's Sports Grill

 1 star(s)  (02/13/2009)
“i am fond of sports bars and pubs. this one does not qualify. the music is always screaming. good or bad, depending on taste, it doesn't matter when you have to scream to the people with you to have a conversation. The service is extremely slow. i suspect there is only a three toed sloth behind... ”

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