Terlingua Texas Border Cafe - Bellaire 3801 Bellaire Blvd Houston, TX 77025 • 713-665-3900

Cuisine
Mexican

Neighborhood
Downtown

Features
Beer Available
Full Bar
Wine Available
Happy Hour
Outside Patio
Takeout Available
Weekend Brunch
Wheelchair Access

Reservations
Suggested

Parking
Public Lot

Payment Methods
AMEX
Dinners Club
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Private Rooms
please call

Hours
Breakfast
Saturday & Sunday
8:00am - 3:00pm

Brunch
Saturday & Sunday
11:00am - 3:00pm

Lunch
Monday - Friday
11:00am - 3:00pm

Dinner
Monday - Thursday
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Friday - Saturday
5:00pm - 12:00am

Sunday
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Dinner Menu

STARTERS & APPETIZERS

GULF SEAFOOD CEVICHE
A real down "Mexico Way" marinated seafood cocktail. $8.59

FRIED MUSHROOMS
Home-style mushrooms deep fried in a lightly seasoned batter. $5.59

ONION STRINGS "TERLINGUA WAY"
Our house specialty. $3.99

STYX AND STONES
Home-style fried zucchini and mushrooms served with horseradish cream sauce. $5.49

CHICKEN TENDERS
Five large tenders deep fried and served with our home-style gravy, BBQ sauce or Honey Mustard. $6.59

FAJITA NACHOS
Fajita steak or chicken fajita nachos.
Half Order $6.99 Full Order $11.99

SPINACH & ARTICHOKE DIP
A blend of seasoned chopped spinach, select herbs, cheese, and diced artichoke hearts. $7.59

GUACAMOLE
Hand-crafted with select avocados then carefully seasoned with herbs an spices.
Small $3.99 - Large $6.59

QUESADILLAS
Our house specialty.
Small $7.59 - Large $10.99

BROILED GULF SHRIMP "U-PELL UM"
Shrimp seasoned Texas style served ice cold with grated horseradish and cocktail sauce.
1/2 Dz $7.59 - 1 Dz $10.99

CHILE CON QUESO
Our house specialty
Add Taco Meat $1.59 Cup $4.59 Bowl $6.99

THREE PUFF TOSTADAS
Our house specialty. $5.79

LUMP CRAB MEAT COCKTAIL
Our house specialty. $10.99

TAMALE PIE
An Old Mexican favorite with a Texan Flair. $6.59

SOUP AND SALADS

CLASSIC TACO SALAD
Our house specialty topped with taco meat. Char-grilled fajita steak or chicken.
$7.59 Substitute $1.59

SOUP AND SALAD COMBO
Your choice of soup and tossed house salad. $5.59

SOUTH TEXAS COBB SALAD
Topped with our delicious peppercorn dressing. $8.59

ROASTED CORN CHOWDER
Our house specialty.
Cup $2.99 - Bowl $6.59

HOUSE SALAD
Our house specialty. $2.59

CAMPFIRE CHILI
Terlingua's way chili, cheese, and onions.
Cup $2.99 - Bowl $6.59

BLACK BEAN
Our house specialty.
Cup $2.99 - Bowl $6.59

CHARRO BEAN
Our house specialty.
Cup $2.99 - Bowl $6.59

TORTILLA SOUP
Roasted chicken, crispy tortilla strips, avocado slices, and queso fresco.
Cup $2.99 - Bowl $6.59

GRILLED CHICKEN CAESAR
Hearts of romaine lettuce topped with our homemade croutons. $8.99

CHAR-GRILLED CHICKEN
Char-grilled double breast of chicken served on a bed of fresh spring mix. Served with sliced avocados, tomato wedges, our own balsamic vinaigrette dressing, toasted almonds, and mandarin oranges. $10.59

BASKETS
All baskets are served with potato wedges or onion rings for + .59 cents. Canola oil is used for all dipped-fried items.
Burgers are char-grilled Medium, Medium-Well, or Well-Done.

TERLINGUA'S BURGER BASKET
One pound of double Angus paties. $8.99

MEXICAN HOAGIE BASKET
A "Torta" sandwich with flame-grilled chicken breast, topped with lettuce, tomato, provolone cheese, and sliced avocados. $7.59

PEPPERCORN CHIPOTLE BURGER
Spicy Smokey, with cracked peppercorn over Angus patty. $7.79

OLD FASHION BURGER
1/2 lb of Angus beef served with our traditional French fries. $6.79

FRESH WATER FRIED CATFISH
A house specialty. $9.59

LOUISIANA PO-BOY
Gulf fried shrimp, or gulf fried oysters served with Remoulade dressing. $7.99

TEXAS-PHILLY CHEESE STEAK
A select cut of Angus beef served with caramelized onions, peppers, and sliced avocado topped with provolone cheese on a toasted hoagie bun. $7.79

SOUTH TEXAS FRIED JUMBO SHRIMP
A house specialty. $12.99

LOUISIANA FRIED OYSTER
Gulf fried oysters served with Remoulade sauce. $9.99

RANCH HOUSE FAVORITES
All Ranch House Favorites dishes are served with you choice of any two sides.

CHICKEN FRIED FAJITA CHICKEN
Served with home-style cream that is prepared Terlingua's way. $10.59

CHICKEN FRIED FAJITA STEAK
Served with a home-style cream gravy that is prepared Terlingua's way. $11.99

BABY BACK RIBS PLATTER
A mouth watering tender offering! A slow cooked rack of domestic baby back ribs.
1/2 Order $9.99 - full Order $16.99

CODORNIZ (QUAIL)
Quail "Farm Raised," char-grilled, and topped with our very special quail sauce.
Two $12.99 - Three $15.99

CHICKEN LAJITAS
Marinated chicken breast topped with creamy spinach artichoke and melted Mexican cheeses. $11.99

SOUTH OF THE BORDER FAVORITES

TEXAS WRAP
Your choice of char-grilled shrimp, fajita steak, chicken, or Atlantic salmon wrap served with our soup of the day, tortilla chips and cilantro dressing. $7.59

TEX-MEX TACO PLATTER
Choice of crispy or soft tortillas, filled with taco meat or roasted chicken, lettuce, tomato, and shredded cheese. Served with rice and our choice of beans. $7.99 Add Fajita Steak of Chicken for $ 1.59

FLAUTAS DE POLLO
Two deep fried corn tortillas filled with roasted chicken and cheese. Topped with sour cream, salsa verde, lettuce, guacamole, diced tomatoes, and crushed red pepper. Served with your choice of beans $8.99

SMOTHERED BURRITO
An " Original Anaya Family" recipe. Tow delicately prepared flour tortillas filled with refried beans and cheese and then topped with more cheese, chili gravy, and sliced jalapenos. Served with rice and a Spanish salad. $8.99

SUPER BURRITO "BUILD YOUR OWN"
Your choice of char-grilled fajita steak, fajita chicken, fajita shrimp, grilled vegetables, or Terlingua's Tex-Mex taco meat. Served with rice, cheese, guacamole, your choice of beans, fire roasted green onions, roasted corn, lettuce, purple cabbage, pico de gallo, carrots, and sour cream. $8.59

CHALUPAS " TOSTADAS"
Two of our original tostadas topped with your choice of Terlingua's chile con carne or roasted chicken, lettuce, diced tomatoes, and cheese. $6.99 Add Fajita Steak or Fajita Chicken for $2.59

TACOS AL CARBON
Two flour tortillas filled with your choice of fajita steak of chicken fajita, pico de gallo, sour cream, guacamole, shredded cheese, rice and your choice of beans. $13.79

CAMARONES A LA PARRILLA
Six jumbo shrimp, char-grilled , stuffed with jalapeno and Mexican cheese, then wrapped in bacon. Served on a bed of rice, your choice of bean soup, and topped with Terlingua's secret sauce. $15.99

ENCHILADA DINNER
Your choice of chile con carne, roasted chicken, or cheese. Topped with cheese and onions and served with rice and your choice of beans. $8.79 Add Fajita Steak of Chicken Fajita for $2.59

TACO BAJA "TERLINGUA'S WAY"
Wrapped in corn or flour tortillas and filled with your choice of flame grilled fish, Atlantic salmon, or pan fried spicy shrimp. Topped with purple cabbage, pico de gallo, queso fresco, and cilantro dressing. $3.99

FAJITA BAKED POTATO
Loaded with butter and sour cream, filled with Telingua's Tex-Mex taco meat, and then topped with shredded cheese and fire roasted green onions. $6.99 Add Fajita Steak or Chicken Fajita for $ 2.59

MEXICAN PIZZA
Our house specialty. $10.99

FAJITA PLATTER
Char-grilled fajita steak or fajita chicken with all the trimmings. $14.99

TAMALE DINNER
Three large homemade pork tamales served with rice and your choice of beans.
$8.59 Add Chili con Carne for $ .79

COMBO PLATTERS

RIO GRANDE PLATTER
Taco al carbon, 2 cheese enchiladas, puff chile con queso, pico de gallo, tomato wedges, guacamole, Mexican rice, and your choice of beans. $12.59

MEXICAN DINNER
Two cheese enchiladas, a crispy beef taco, and a homemade tamale, served with Mexican rice and your choice of beans. $10.79

DON "CHUCHO'S PLATTER"
A Chile Relleno ( stuffed with fajita steak, chicken fajita, taco meat with cheese, or a blend of Mexican Cheeses), a crispy roasted chicken taco, cheese enchilada, and homemade tamale, served with Mexican rice, guacamole, and your choice of beans. $13.99

SUMMER SPECIAL
Beef enchilada, beef crispy taco, and a beef Chalupa tostada served with guacamole. $9.59

CARNES & STEAKS
Please allow 12 to 17 min. to properly prepare your meat selection.
All items are served with tortillas or Mexican cornbread and your selections of any two sides
We recommend our Lemon Pepper, Onion, and Garlic Seasoning with all carnes and steaks.

9 oz CHIPOTLE RUB PORK CHOPS
Hand picked center cut pork loin, rubbed with selected herbs, seasonings, and ground chile chipotle. Char-grilled and served to your liking. $14.99

14 oz COWBOY CUT RIBEYE
Hand Cut Angus choice ribeye seasoned and char-grilled to perfection. $23.99

12 oz VAQUERO TOP SIRLOIN
A thick slice of center cut choice Angus top sirloin seasoned and char -grilled to perfection. $17.99

9 oz RANGE BOSS FILET
Hand Trimmed center cut Angus filet mignon char-grilled to your liking. We suggest trying topped with bleu cheese crumbles.
$24.99 Add bacon wrapped for $ 2.59

STEAK RANCHERO
A generous cut of char-grilled fajita steak smothered in Terlingua's ranchero sauce, Served with Mexican rice, your choice of bean soup, sliced avocado., tomato wedges, or cornbread and any two sides. $15.99

TERLINGUA'S SPECIALTIES

CARNE ASADA
A generous cut of marinated char-grilled fajita steak served with Mexican rice, your choice of beans. sliced avocado, tomato wedges, and flour or corn tortillas. $14.99

CAMARONES AL MOJO DE AJO
Six jumbo butter flied shrimp sautéed with fresh garlic, butter, and select herbs. Served atop a Mexican rice pilaf with grilled vegetables, sliced avocado, tomato wedges, and your choice of bean soup. $15.99

FRESH FISH OF THE DAY
Ask your server about our daily catch... $ MKT PRICE

POLLO A LA PARRILLA
A marinated char-grilled chicken breast topped with sliced avocado, diced tomatoes, sour cream, and smothered in Mexican cheese. Served with your choice of beans, Mexican rice, and flour or corn tortillas. $9.99

TAMPIQUENA AL GUSTO
Your choice of char-grilled fajita steak, chicken fajita, or char-grilled jumbo shrimp, smothered in a mixture of sautéed chile poblano, red onions, red and green bell peppers, and mushrooms. Srved with tow cheese enchiladas, guacamole, roasted green onions, your choice of beans, and flour or corn tortillas. $16.99

SIDES AVAILABLE
POTATO WEDGES
SOUR CREAM
CHILE CON QUESO
MEXICAN RICE
FIRE ROASTED CORN ON THE COB
CHARRO BEANS
BLACK BEANS
TORTILLAS ( 3 PER ORDER)
SLICED AVOCADO
APPLE SAUCE
QUESO FRESCO
MEXICAN CORNBREAD
SAUTEED ONIONS AND POBLANO PEPPERS MIX
GUACAMOLE
FIRE ROASTED JALAPENOS

DESSERT SELECTION

X.I.T CHOCOLATE BROWNIE $4.79

KEY LIME PIE $4.99

BLUE BELL VANILLA ICE CREAM $1.59

CREME BRUELE $5.59

CAPIROTADA $4.79

SOPAPILLAS $3.99

TRES LECHES $4.99