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COCKTAILS

El Jefe Margarita

Reposado 100% blue agave, swirled with fresh lime, pineapple & orange juices served on the rocks.

El Chaparral Margarita

Our house margarita made with gold tequila, triple sec and all natural juices.

Sangria Margarita

A marvelous blend of silver tequila, sangria and peach schnapps.

Chamoy Margarita

Named after the mexican candy favorite and blended into our house margartia mix.

Tamarindo Margarita

Tropical tamarindo swirled into our house margarita.

Tropical Margarita

Our house margarita swirled with strawberry or mango purée.

Draft Beer

Served at 29 Degrees
Dos XX | Michelob Ultra | Shiner Bock | Bud Light | Bohemia | Corona Extra | Tecate | Carta Blanca
Ask Server for a Complete Beer List.

Dos A Rita

DOS A RITA Two Mexican favorites. A Dos XX turned upside down in a frozen margarita.

Blue Paradise Margarita

A mini sparkling champagne bottle turned upside down in a frozen blue swirl margarita.

Luna Rita

Blue Moon beer turned upside down in a mango margarita with a swirl of blue curacao.

Anagabi’s Jalapeño Pineapple Margarita

Our traditional margarita is shaken with muddled jalapeños and pineapple.

Helotes Creek Ranch Water

Texas-style tequila cocktail drink made with lime, tequila, and top chico.

Jessica’s Top Shelf Margarita

Our premium margarita with reposado tequila, Gran Gala and lime juice.

Souvenir Jarrito

Available with any Margarita.

BOTANAS

Alexia’s Mini Sampler

Four chicken flautas, four Monterey Jack cheese and chorizo quesadillas, and four jalapeño bacon wrapped shrimp. Served with a cup of queso, garnished with pico de gallo.

Gabriel’s Nachos

Eight tostadas topped with refried beans, cheddar cheese and your choice of picadillo or shredded chicken. Served with jalapeños and guacamole on the side.

Sophia’s Fajita Nachos

Eight tostadas topped with refried beans, Monterey Jack cheese and your choice of beef, chicken or shrimp fajitas. Served with jalapeños and guacamole on the side.

Tableside Guacamole

Made to order. Fresh avocados, onions, tomato, cilantro, jalapeños, and fresh squeezed lime juice.

Queso Bowl

Our cheese dip served with warm tostadas.
Add picadillo or chorizo.

Nacho Compuestos

Eight tostadas topped with refried beans, cheddar cheese, with jalapeños and guacamole on the side.

Queso Flameado

An authentic Mexican appetizer made with Monterey Jack cheese, chorizo and flamed tableside. Add shrimp.

Valentina’s Volcano Nachos

Our homemade chips piled high and covered with picadillo, beans, chili con queso, pico de gallo and topped with sour cream.

BREAKFAST

All locations serve breakfast Saturday & Sunday at 8 AM-11 AM

Breakfast Plates

Barbacoa Plate

Served with refried beans, potatoes, and ranchera sauce.

Machacado Con Huevo

Dried beef scrambled with eggs, tomato, onion and peppers. Served with refried beans, potatoes and ranchera sauce.

Chilaquiles Con Huevo

Corn tortilla chips with scrambled eggs. Served with refried beans, potatoes and ranchera sauce.

Huevos a la Mexicana

Two eggs scrambled with tomato, onions and pepper. Served with potatoes and refried beans.

Chorizo Con Huevo

Mexican sausage scrambled with eggs. Served with potatoes and refried beans.

Huevos Divorciados

One over easy egg topped with ranchera sauce and one over easy egg topped with tomatillo sauce. Eggs are separated (divorced) by potatoes and refried beans.

Potato & Egg Plate

Potatoes scrambled with eggs. Served with refried beans, potatoes and ranchera sauce.

Tex Mex Omelette

Three eggs filled with our ham, tomatoes, onions and Monterey Jack cheese. Served with a side of ranchero sauce, potatoes and refried beans.

Helotes Hotcakes

Our buttermilk recipe made to order. Three pancakes or short stack of two.

Menudo

Mexican cowboy soup slow cooked with fresh beef of tripe, hominy and savory spices.

Kids Menu

Pat-A-Cake

One pancake with sausage, ham or bacon. Drink included.

Humpty Dumpty Special

One egg with sausage, ham or bacon. Served with potatoes. Drink included.

Tacos

Barbacoa

Machacado & Egg

Chorizo & Egg

Sausage & Egg

Carne Guisada

Potato & Egg

Bacon & Egg

Bean & Cheese

Sides

Ham

Bacon (2 slices)

Potatoes

Sausage

Egg (1)

Refried Beans

Whole Beans

Drinks

OJ

Coffee

Milk

Soft Drinks

Hot Chocolate

DINNER

La Casa

Chile Relleno

A lightly battered Poblano pepper filled with picadillo meat and Monterey Jack cheese. Topped with Tampiqueñio sauce. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

CJ’s Puntas de Filete

Tender beef medallions sautéed in our homemade chipotle sauce. Topped with melted Monterey Jack cheese and served with rice, refried beans and guacamole.

Christina’s Relleno

A roasted poblano pepper filled with shrimp or jalapeño chicken, sautéed with onions, tomatoes. Topped with jalapeño cream sauce and Monterey Jack cheese. Served with cilantro rice, whole beans and a guacamole salad.

Carne Asado Don Ignacio

Select beef ribeye topped with onions, served with rice and refried beans. Garnished with a side of guacamole and pico de gallo. Include grilled shrimp for our version of surf and turf.

Erin’s Parrillada

A mixed grill of beef, chicken, sausage, shrimp and onions topped with a chile toreado. Served with rice, borracho beans and guacamole salad. Make it dinner for two

Valerie’s Special

A Local Favorite – One cheese enchilada topped with chili con carne and a portion of tender beef or chicken fajitas. Served with rice, refried beans, guacamole and pico de gallo.

Filet Tampiqueño

The Owner’s Favorite – A tenderloin of beef topped with tampiqueño sauce. Served with one cheese enchilada, rice, refried beans, and guacamole salad.

Flaco’s Quesadillas

Grilled flour tortillas with your choice of beef, chicken or shrimp fajitas with bell peppers, Monterey Jack cheese and onions. Served with guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and cilantro rice.

Southwest Chicken

Grilled chicken breast topped with your choice of chili con carne, ranchero sauce, jalapeño sauce, mole or tomatillo topped with Monterey Jack cheese. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

Ruben’s Ranchero Steak

Bone-in rib steak charbroiled and topped with a spicy ranchera sauce. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

Pescado Acapulco

A seasoned fish fillet, pan seared and topped with two grilled shrimp on a bed of cilantro rice. Topped with jalapeño cream sauce and avocado slices.

Leo’s Steak Arrachera

Marinated beef skirt steak topped with sautéed onions and a chile toreado. Served on a hot skillet with french fries and refried beans with melted cheese.

Mexican Street Tacos

Patricia’s Tacos de Asada

Four mini corn tortillas filled with grilled carne asada garnished with cilantro, onion, queso fresco and sliced avocado. Served with borracho beans.

Mini Tacos de Pollo Asado

Four mini corn tortillas filled with jalapeño chicken garnished with cilantro, onion, queso fresco and sliced avocado. Served with borracho beans.

Mini Tacos de Pescado

Four mini corn tortillas filled with grilled fish garnished with cabbage, sliced avocado and chipotle mayo. Served with cilantro rice.

Legendary Fajitas Famosas

At El Chaparral, Fajitas Are Legendary!

Choose from beef, chicken or shrimp , all served on a sizzling skillet. Each platter is served with refried beans, rice, guacamole and pico de gallo. Beef fajitas are sautéed with onions. Chicken fajitas are sautéed with onions and bell peppers. Shrimp fajitas are sautéed with onions, bell peppers and mushrooms.

Giant Fajita Platter

A pound and a half of sizzling Beef, Chicken, or Shrimp.
Add large cheese or sour cream.
BEEF I CHICKEN I SHRIMP

Personal Platter

Same sizzle, but just for you. Choose from beef, chicken, or shrimp.
BEEF I CHICKEN I SHRIMP

Favoritos de Texas

Chimichanga

A fried flour tortilla stuffed with refried beans and your choice of picadillo or shredded chicken. Topped with half chili con queso and half chili con carne. Garnished with pico de Gallo. Substitute beef or chicken fajita.

Crispy Flautas

Two crispy flute shaped corn tortillas stuffed with shredded beef or chicken and Monterey Jack cheese. Accompanied with guacamole and sour cream. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

Puffy Tacos

Two puffy corn tortillas filled with your choice of picadillo, shredded chicken or carne guisada. Sprinkled with queso fresco. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

Chalupas

Two crispy corn tortillas, layered with refried beans, cheese, lettuce and tomato. Add picadillo meat or shredded chicken Add beef or chicken fajita

Carne Guisada Platter

A delicious stew of sautéed beef tips. Served with rice, refried beans, lettuce and tomato.

Light Side

Ensalada Esmeralda

Spring mixed lettuce with jicama, corn, sliced avocado, and queso fresco tossed in our home made dressing. Topped with tortilla strips. Add beef, chicken or shrimp fajitas

The Two Step

One puffy beef or chicken taco with one spinach enchilada served with guacamole salad.

Grilled Chicken Breast

Lightly seasoned chicken breast served with cilantro rice, and a guacamole salad.

Lone Star Tacos

Your choice of picadillo or shredded chicken in two crispy corn shells or flour tortillas. Topped with lettuce, tomato and cheese. Served with rice and refried beans.

Tortilla Soup

A seasoned stock with chicken, Monterey Jack cheese, diced green onions and a slice of avocado. Garnished with tortilla strips.

Jessica’s Fideo

A traditional Mexican soup made with vermicelli in a tomato and chicken stock. Make it “Tex-Mex” with picadillo meat and whole beans

Paula’s Taco Salad

A large tortilla shell filled with a bed of lettuce and your choice of picadillo or shredded chicken. Garnished with tomatoes, cheese, guacamole, and sour cream. Substitute beef, chicken, or shrimp fajitas

Soft Tacos

Two corn tortillas rolled and filled with your choice of picadillo, shredded chicken, or guacamole. Topped with a Creole sauce, lettuce and tomato. Served with rice and refried beans.

Mundo de Enchiladas

All Enchiladas Entreés

All enchilada entrèes are served with any two of the following: rice, refried beans, whole beans, black beans, or Helotes corn salad. Upgrade cheese enchiladas to beef or chicken

Chicken Enchiladas

Two chicken enchiladas with your choice of any of the following sauces: spicy ranchero, tomatillo, jalapeño cream, cream, or our traditional mole sprinkled with sesame seeds.

Spinach Enchiladas

A Vegetarian Delight – Two fresh spinach enchiladas sautéed with onions and tomatoes. Topped with cream sauce and Monterey Jack cheese.

Enchiladas Garcias

Two flour tortillas rolled with our seasoned beef or chicken fajitas, topped with chili con queso. Served with rice and refried beans.

Enchiladas Norteñas

Two enchiladas, filled with jalapeño infused chicken, covered with a mild chili sauce. Topped with avocado slices and sprinkled with queso fresco.

Enchiladas Vegetales

Two enchiladas filled with sautéed zucchini, onion, tomato and mushrooms. Topped with your choice of tomatillo, spicy ranchero, or house made creole sauce. Served with black beans and corn salad.

Carlos’ Special

Our Signature Dish – Two cheese enchiladas and one tamale topped with chili con carne, one crispy picadillo taco and a guacamole salad.

Helotes Delight

Two cheese enchiladas topped with chili con carne and one crispy picadillo taco.

Natalia’s Enchiladas

Two beef enchiladas topped with a mild chile sauce and Monterey Jack cheese. Garnished with sliced potatoes.

Mexican Plate

One cheese enchilada, one crispy picadillo taco and one bean and cheese chalupa.

Texas Enchiladas

Two cheese enchiladas topped with chili con carne.

Shrimp Enchiladas

Two shrimp enchiladas sautéed with onions, tomatoes and topped with cream sauce.

El Favorito

One cheese enchilada topped with chili con carne and one crispy picadillo taco.

KIDS

Must be 10 Years or younger to order.
Drink Included.

The Stallion

2 mini crispy tacos topped with cheese.

Kids Burger

One palm sized burger with all of the fixings served with french fries.

Speedy Gonzales

Tender chicken strips served with french fries.

Lil Tex

Cheese quesadilla on flour tortilla. Add beef or chicken.

El Bambino

Cheese enchilada topped with chili con carne.

DESSERTS

Must be 10 Years or younger to order.
Drink Included.

Tres Leche Cake

Sweet vanilla sponge cake soaked in a three milk sauce, served chilled.

Sopapillas

Four homemade Mexican pastry puffs lightly fried and drizzled with honey. Garnished with cinnamon and powdered sugar.

Homemade Mexican Flan

A Mexican egg custard glazed with caramel sauce. Garnished with chocolate and whipped cream.

Death Chocolate Cake

Mouth watering Grand chocolate cake made from a rich chocolate recipe.

Churro Bites

Ten, out of this world mini donuts! Deep fried and sprinkled with powdered sugar and cinnamon.
Served with a caramel cajeta sauce.

FAMILY PACK

Giant Fajita Platter

Beef or Chicken Breast
Includes:
16 oz Rice
16 oz Refried Beans
Guacamole
Pico de Gallo
10 Flour Tortillas
16 oz Salsa & Large Bag of Chips.

Family Taco Pack

32 oz Picadillo or Shredded Chicken
Includes:
16 oz Rice
16 oz Refried Beans
4 Crispy Corn Shells
4 Soft Flour Tortillas
16 oz Lettuce
8 oz Tomatoes
16 oz Salsa & Large Bag of Chips.

Enchilada Pack

12 Cheese Enchiladas with Chile con Carne
Includes:
16 oz Rice
16 oz Refried Beans
8 Flour Tortillas
16 oz Salsa & Large Bag of Chips
Up Charge for Shredded Chicken or Picadillo.

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