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Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton, Carrollton, TX

Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton

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$30 and under
Mexican

At Merkado Mexican Grill & Bar, We Celebrate Mexican Heritage throughout our Modern Mexican Cuisine And Handcrafted Mixology. Each Dine in at Merkado is one-to-remember.

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Mexican

  • Hours of operation

    Sat 12:00 pm–12:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–9:00 pm Dinner Tue–Thu 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri 5:00 pm–12:00 am

  • Phone number

    (972) 695-6331

  • Dress code

    Business Casual

Menu

Botanas

  • Chile Con Queso Adobado

    A blend of white quesos with roasted pasilla sauce, pico de gallo, drizzled with mole sauce.

    • Cup$8.00
    • Bowl$10.00
  • Guacamole Exquisito$11.00

    Fresh hass avocados with tomatillo-pico, charred green peppers, queso anejo, served with tostadas and chicharrones.

    • Guac Exquisito & Queso Adobo Combo$14.00

      Cup of Chile con queso adobado and merkado guacamole served with tostadas and chicharrones.

      • Merkado Shrimp Cocktail$13.00

        Key lime marinated shrimp served in our cocktail sauce, with fresh onions, cilantro, and hass avocado.

        • Queso Fundido$13.00

          Oaxaca cheese fondue with cherry tomatoes, house made chorizo, and grilled green onion. Served with fresh flour tortillas.

          • Ceviche

            Lime marinated white fish or fresh shrimp mixed with avocado hass, cherry tomatoes, red pickled onions, fresh cucumber and green olives.

            • White Fish$13.00
            • Shrimp$14.00
            • Combo White Fish & Shrimp$15.00
          • Carnitas Brussels Sprouts$14.00

            Confited pork, apple wood smoked bacon, morita Chile sauce, orange zest, and Jamaica agave served with fresh made flour tortillas.

            • Platanos Machos Two Ways$12.00

              Crispy fried platanos verdes and platanos maduros, served with tomatillo jam and chipotle aioli.

              Nachos & Quesadillas

              • Nachos

                Nachos with black refried beans, three mix cheese, drizzle with crema mexicana, jalapenos, pico and guacamole.

                • Lemon Spicy Chicken$16.00
                • Asada$18.00
                • Pastor$16.00
                • Carnitas$16.00
                • Shrimp Adobado$19.00
                • Bean and Cheese$12.00
                • Cheese$12.00
              • Quesadillas

                Monterrey jack cheese, drizzle with crema mexicana, served with pico and guacamole.

                • Lemon Spicy Chicken$16.00
                • Asada$18.00
                • Pastor$16.00
                • Carnitas$16.00
                • Shrimp Adobado$19.00
                • Cheese$13.00
              • Madre Tierra Quesadillas

                • Veggie No Meat$16.00
                • Lemon Spicy Chicken$18.00
                • Shrimp Adobado$19.00

              Soups & Salads

              • Bibb House Salad

                Bibb lettuce, onion, green apples, queso fresco, pecans, and xoco vinaigrette.

                • House$10.00
                • Add Grilled Chicken$15.00
                • Add Seared Salmon$18.00
              • Merkado House Salad

                Mixed greens with cherry tomatoes, jicama, fresh cucumber, chili croutons. Served with spicy lime vinaigrette.

                • House$10.00
                • Add Grilled Chicken$15.00
                • Add Seared Salmon$18.00
              • Tortilla Soup$7.00

                With earthy chunky vegetables, shredded roasted chicken, avocado, tortilla strips, and queso fresco.

                • Pozole Verde$14.00

                  Tomatillo braised chicken and roasted pork, white hominy, radish, bibb cabbage, avocado, and tortilla strips.

                  Viva Tex Mex

                  • Chicken Enchiladas$16.00

                    Sour Cream Sauce, Roasted Tomatillo, Ranchero

                    • Ranchero$16.00

                      Chile con queso, Chile con carne.

                      • Beef Enchiladas$16.00

                        Chile con queso, Chile con carne, sour cream sauce, roasted tomatillo, ranchero sauce.

                        • Beef & Cheese Enchiladas$16.00

                          Chile con carne, Chile con queso, ranchero sauce, roasted tomatillo, sour cream sauce.

                          • Veggie Enchiladas$18.00

                            Filled with jack cheese and spinach, covered with ranchero sauce, roasted vegetables and more cheese.

                            Taco Stand

                            • Taco al Pastor$16.00

                              Marinated pork, roasted pineapple, and sauteed onions.

                              • Taco Asada$17.00

                                Beef skirt steak with smoked bibb lettuce.

                                • Taco Camaron$18.00

                                  Chipotle shrimp, avocado, onions, and adobo aioli.

                                  • Taco Cheesy Birria$20.00

                                    Cheese crusted grilled taco with slow roasted barbacoa with a side of consomme.

                                    • Taco Carnitas$17.00

                                      Pork confit with arugula, onions, and chicharron adobo aioli.

                                      • Taco Cochinita Pibil$17.00

                                        Slow roasted pork shoulder braised in achiote paste with red pickled onions.

                                        • Taco Lemon Spicy Chicken$17.00

                                          Lime-chili marinated roasted chicken with corn relish.

                                          Fajitas del Merkado

                                          • Faj Chicken$18.00

                                            Tortilla choice: Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                            • Fajita Beef Skirt$21.00

                                              Tortilla choice: Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                              • Faj Beef & Chicken Combination$21.00

                                                Tortilla choice: Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                                • Faj Shrimp Adobado$24.00

                                                  Tortilla choice: Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                                  • Parrillada Del Merkado for 2$48.00

                                                    Tortilla choice: Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                                    Merkado Chef Special

                                                    • Mole House Specialty$18.00

                                                      Roasted chicken breast on a bed of our house mole sauce, served with arroz blanco, plantains and black refried beans.

                                                      • Pollo Milanesa$18.00

                                                        Pan seared breaded chicken, covered with pipian sauce. Served with arroz blanco and fennel avocado salad.

                                                        • Camarones a la Veracruzana$20.00

                                                          Honey-tequila seared shrimp, cherry tomatoes, red onions, green olives, with white rice and roasted French baguette.

                                                          • Enchiladas de Camaron$18.00

                                                            Stuffed with ricotta and spinach filling, covered with veracruz sauce, grilled jumbo shrimp and avocado hass. Served with white rice and black bean refritos.

                                                            • Carne Asada$29.00

                                                              Premium ribeye steak epazote marinated, charred Mexican green onions, and pico de gallo. Served with baked potato, grilled chorizo, and charro beans.

                                                              • Carne Asada with 3 Shrimp$35.99

                                                                Tortilla choice: flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                                                • Guachinango Frito$29.00

                                                                  Fried whole red snapper with al mojo paste, served with Mexican rice and a fennel avocado salad.

                                                                  • Pollo Parrilla de la Tierra$18.00

                                                                    Lime-adobo marinated grilled chicken covered with pan seared mushrooms mixed with fajita onions, and poblano peppers. Served with borracho beans and Mexican rice. Tortilla choice. Flour tortillas, corn tortillas, mix tortillas.

                                                                    • Chile Glazed Salmon$26.00

                                                                      Atlantic salmon seared with roasted shrimp on a orange guajillo glaze. Served with arroz blanco, brussels sprouts and fennel salad chutney.

                                                                      Postres

                                                                      • House Tres Leches$9.00

                                                                        • Flan Napolitano$9.00

                                                                          • Churros$9.00

                                                                            Kids

                                                                            • Kid Quesadilla$8.00

                                                                              • Kid Taco$8.00

                                                                                • Kid Chicken Tenders$8.00

                                                                                  Matador Sides

                                                                                  • Seasonal Grilled Veggies$4.00

                                                                                    • Bowl of Charros$5.00

                                                                                      Pinto Beans, Bacon, Epazote Pico

                                                                                      • Chiles Toreados$3.00

                                                                                        Roasted Chiles.

                                                                                        • Esquites$5.00

                                                                                          • Rice and Refried Beans$5.00

                                                                                            Chayote, Peas, Carrots, Egg, Chile Butter

                                                                                            • Elote$5.00

                                                                                              Traditional Street Stand with Mayo, Cotija and Chili.

                                                                                              Protein Add Ons

                                                                                              • Chicken Fajita$4.00

                                                                                                • Beef Fajita$6.00

                                                                                                  • Shrimp$6.99

                                                                                                    • Grilled Chorizo$4.00

                                                                                                      • Salmon$8.00

                                                                                                        To Go Bulk Menu

                                                                                                        • 1 Lb Arrachera$18.00

                                                                                                          • 1 Lb Pastor$17.00

                                                                                                            • 1 Lb Carnitas$17.00

                                                                                                              • 1 Lb Cochinita Pibil$17.00

                                                                                                                • 1 Lb Barbacoa$16.00

                                                                                                                  • 1 Lb Chorizo$12.00

                                                                                                                    • 1 Lb Lemon Spicy Chicken$15.00

                                                                                                                      • 1 Lb Suadero$18.00

                                                                                                                        • 1 Pint Salsa$5.00

                                                                                                                          • 1 Bag Chicharrones$4.00

                                                                                                                            • 1 Lb Fresh Corn Tortillas$5.00

                                                                                                                              • 1 Pint Charros$6.00

                                                                                                                                • 1 Pint Refried Beans$6.00

                                                                                                                                  • 1 Qt Agua Fresca$8.00

                                                                                                                                    Last updated: April 16, 2022

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                                                                                                                                    4.0
                                                                                                                                    4 based on all time ratings
                                                                                                                                    • 4Food
                                                                                                                                    • 4Service
                                                                                                                                    • 3.9Ambience
                                                                                                                                    • 4.1Value

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                                                                                                                                    FAQs

                                                                                                                                    You can order delivery directly from Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton using the Order Online button. Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (972) 695-6331.

                                                                                                                                    Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton is rated 4 stars by 5 OpenTable diners.

                                                                                                                                    Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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                                                                                                                                    Google Map for Merkado Mexican Grill and Bar - Carrollton

                                                                                                                                    3044 Old Denton Rd Carrollton, TX 75007-5016

                                                                                                                                    Additional information

                                                                                                                                    • Neighborhood

                                                                                                                                      Carrollton

                                                                                                                                    • Hours of operation

                                                                                                                                      Sat 12:00 pm–12:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–9:00 pm Dinner Tue–Thu 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Fri 5:00 pm–12:00 am

                                                                                                                                    • Cuisines

                                                                                                                                      Mexican

                                                                                                                                    • Dining style

                                                                                                                                      Casual Dining

                                                                                                                                    • Dress code

                                                                                                                                      Business Casual

                                                                                                                                    • Parking details

                                                                                                                                      Private Lot

                                                                                                                                    • Additional

                                                                                                                                      Bar/Lounge, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch

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