Revolver Taco Lounge Gastro Cantina voted best New Restaurant in the Dallas Observer best of Dallas 2022 issue
This Deep Ellum gastro cantina represents the best of local food. It’s got grit and panache. James Beard-nominated chef Gino Rojas writes his own rules here at his newest concept, which is just next door to his original taco restaurant.
Food & Drink by D Magazine—Best of Big D 2018
Food & Drink by D Magazine—Best of Big D 2017
Dallas News—June 12, 2018
The habanero pepper — one of the hottest chile varieties — is the signature chile of the Yucatan. “It has a nice kick to it, so it’s often accompanied by something sweet,” says chef Rojas. At Revolver Taco, Rojas slips habanero bits into a Yucatecan-style ceviche, taming its firepower with juicy bits of orange.
GQ—April 24, 2018
It’s worth bringing enough friends to this Deep Ellum taco joint that you can order the whole menu. But if you must choose, go for the one filled with Michoacán octopus “carnitas”: slow-cooked, crisped with butter on the flat-top grill, and served in a tortilla with fried leek and jalapeño salsa.
Dallas Observer—November 2, 2017
There are only a few places left to get a real street dog. Dallas is a hot dog ghost town while major cities around the country have dogs pinned to sidewalks. There are carts that griddle in the open breeze, squiggle them with mustard and pile on butter-soft onions while we’re gasping for hot dog air.