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Central America Restaurant

Mexican, Latin, South American, Central American
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317 Dominik Dr, College Station, TX 77840-3318
+1 979-703-1266
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Bangkok
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172 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My family decided to try out another Central American restaurant instead of Tex-Mex while I was visiting. We weren't served the famous tamale bread, just chips and salsa, which was a little bit of a let down. I had a chicken tamale and corn tamale served with cream. The latter was very rich. Both were good. My father got a... More 

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Thank DrMcinBKK
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Growing up in Texas, I assumed that Latin American foods were all the same. How wrong I was... This place does a fantastic job of highlighting the traditional dishes and drinks of Central America. The waitress was very helpful in her suggestions, and I enjoyed everything that I tried! I had never had a pupusa before, and it was extremely... More 

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Thank Steve M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

I was trying to find a restaurant that's kind of my type of home cooked meals and it was real good. I'm from Honduras so it was really nice to find a place that has good food that's similar to home.

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Thank Keven S
Bryan
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Ate here for lunch, had driven by it a million times and seen positive reviews so wanted to try it! I had the Pupusas and my friend had a pupusa and tamale. All were very good! We also shared a fried plantain with sugar and cream. The table next to us had the fried chicken which looked absolutely wonderful, I... More 

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Thank Jennifer C
G-Patch, Texas
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417 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I think it's a really good thing that I don't live in College Station, because if I did, I think I'd routinely eat the pupusas from this place until I made myself sick. They are so amazingly good— and inexpensive. $2.50 a piece is super affordable for something this tasty! Centro America Restaurant is a well-hidden little gem of a... More 

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TEXAS
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

The food is great. Never had a bad meal. My wife and I both agree on that. Sometimes it takes time to get served but I think that is because the food is prepared to be a genuine representation of Central American food. Genuine is confirmed by Central American folk I know. Does not have alcohol but the drinks are... More 

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Thank TexasAggie63
College Station, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in college station. I always order pupusas, fried plantains, and a fruit water. Simple, fresh, and cheap, paired with humble service.

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Thank AJGuzman
Gardnerville
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Visiting college sta and happy to see a centro america restaurant. Loved the cheese pupusas. Friendly owner from El Salvador. Very reasonable prices.

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Thank Justme122
Coppell, Texas
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162 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015

On our visit to A&M, I wanted to eat ethnic food. This was very convenient except google maps gave us wrong directions and it took a while to find it. It's in a tiny shopping center. We had street tacos, fish tacos, chicken/cheese pupusa, revuelta(chicharron) pupusa, chuchitos, tamal de elote, empanada and sandia and horchata to drink. We didn't have... More 

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Thank gggg1234
Texas
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014

I've eaten here several times. The food here is very fresh and tasty. Be warned though, it isn't spicy like Mexican food. The flavors are very good, but much more subtle than the flavors of Mexican/Tex Mex. The service is always excellent. Pupusas are great. The bistec (steak) was tender and delicious. I love their chips and salsa is good,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Dominik Dr, College Station, TX 77840-3318
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  College Station
  • Phone Number: +1 979-703-1266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?