El Fenix reopens in McKinney following COVID-19 temporary closure

El Fenix in McKinney recently reopened. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
El Fenix in McKinney recently reopened. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

El Fenix in McKinney recently reopened. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

El Fenix announced the reopening of its McKinney location Aug. 17. The restaurant, located at 3450 S. Central Expressway, McKinney, is now open for limited dine-in, curbside pickup and takeout options.


The restaurant closed in the spring of this year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. There are 17 other locations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. El Fenix serves Mexican fare, such as fajitas, enchiladas, chips and salsa. 972-542-7076. www.elfenix.com/location/el-fenix-mckinney
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.