10 Dishes You Absolutely Must Try At Cyclone Anaya’s Tex-Mex Cantina

Search online in Austin and you’ll see no shortage of Tex-Mex restaurants.

Since its humble beginnings as a fusion of Mexican and American cuisine, Tex-Mex has become a staple of the south and continued to be an ever-evolving cuisine.

At Cyclone Anaya’s, we add our own unique twist to Tex-Mex.

If you’re looking for a place to start on our menu, here are ten dishes we recommended every new guest should try.

Loaded Queso 

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How much queso can you eat before it kills you? Our guests have confirmed: no such limit exists!

Thank goodness – because our Texas Loaded Queso is in high-demand as the bestseller restaurant-wide!

Dig into a bowl of our signature cheesy goodness stacked with jalapeños, pico de gallo and your choice of spinach or taco meat!

Breakfast Chilaquiles

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Our breakfast Chilaquiles have been raved about on Google Reviews as, “The best and closest-to-authentic Chilaquiles I’ve had!” We think they are pretty incredible too!

Pair your plate with a Blueberry Mojito (shown above) and you’ve got the perfect recipe for a knockout Tex-Mex meal!

Pollo Vienna

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We take a classy Tex-Mex approach to this savory chicken dish. After sautéing it in our special cilantro butter, we top it with a mushroom chipotle chardonnay cream sauce and serve it up piping hot alongside avocado slices and fresh grilled veggies.

Rico’s Taco Salad

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Three words to describe this eye-catching salad: robust, crispy and zesty.

This fresh green salad is topped with guacamole, shredded cheese, tomatoes, sour cream, cilantro lime dressing and a healthy handful of bright tortilla chips. Finish it off with your choice of taco meat or rotisserie chicken.

Camarrones a la Parrilla

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After seeing this dish, you’re going to want to add it to your dining out wish list!

We serve up six jumbo chargrilled shrimp stuffed to the brim with jalapeño and Mexican cheese, wrapped in thick and tasty applewood smoked bacon and served on a bed of Mexican rice with smashed beans, fresh grilled vegetables, and slices of avocado and tomato.

Salmon Salad

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Salad hits a whole new level of yum when it’s paired with a perfectly seasoned, tender filet of salmon! This healthy choice is as delicious as is it delightful to look at!

The supporting cast of this unforgettable dish brings just as much flavor; fresh greens, a bed of crunchy cucumbers, perfectly ripe tomatoes, fresh avocado, red onion and charred tomato vinaigrette.

This dish is proof dining out doesn’t have to derail your health goals.

Chipotle Roasted Beef Brisket Tacos

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You can’t rush great food – and that’s why we take our time slow roasting the beef to perfection in our savory brisket tacos! Enjoy a generous portion of unbeatable brisket, topped with a bright spicy slaw that is sure to wake up your taste buds.

Half Rotisserie Chicken

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Here’s what you can always expect from our rotisserie chicken: high-quality locally raised meat and dripping with flavor. Order a half or whole chicken, depending on how much deliciousness you can handle.

Jumbo Margarita on the Rocks


You can’t have a great tex-mex meal without a strong, artfully mixed margarita!

On Yelp, we’ve overheard guests shouting from the internet rooftops that our margaritas are some of the best in Austin. We promise ours will not let you down!

Tres Leches


Our Tres Leches cake is the perfect way to cap off an incredible meal.

Moist and creamy cake, with hints of cinnamon, topped with chocolate drizzle and flanked by strawberry slices and whipped cream! Your inner fat kid will be jumping for joy after you dive into this decadent dessert!

Are you craving a great Tex-Mex food yet?

This is just a small sample of the incredible menu we offer at Cyclone Anaya’s. Make a reservation to come in and taste test some of the finest Tex-Mex in Austin today!

Visit us at: 3120 Palm Way # 170, Austin, Texas 78758