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Los Compas Taqueria & Mexican

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2314 45th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7321
+1 409-762-1140
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League City, Texas
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I went just after the lunch rush which I heard makes it crowded. They do not open for supper. I was greeted as soon as I entered. A waitress visited our table soon after to get our drink orders and give us menus. She brought out chips and salsa with the drinks and took our food orders. I ordered the... More 

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Thank Sportlord
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We have had breakfast, lunch and dinner when they were open for dinner.!!! Lol I guess you can say we love it... And yes we do,the family is great and alway make sure to visit our table when they see us there. We have been going here for about 4 or 5 years now and have recommended it to anyone... More 

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Thank Waynette-3
Texas
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89 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place has terrific food. The chef/owner is from Costa Rica, but the food is mexican with a twist. Locals eat here often as well as tourist -- everything is great. CHEAP prices, and great food, try the green chilicitas if you love HEAT with an egg on top or the 5.00 grande breakfast burrito (HUGE). The tamales are homemade... More 

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Thank zsazsazoomzoom
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Just stumbled upon this email place on my last day. Good average quality food friendly staff. Not one of my favorite places to go to on this trip

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Thank R Chris C
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6 reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I found this place through trip adviser and it was great. Trip adviser help find the place with a map. This place was a little place off the normal path and it was exactly what I was hoping it would be. Great mexican food. I had the breakfast burritos one with sausage, egg and cheese as well as the chorizo... More 

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Thank RICKY S
The Woodlands, Texas
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The food is great. Dont judge this local place by the way it looks. This is in a little house & parking was challenging. But, we were greeted warmly when we walked in. Service was great. The food was authentic - be warned, the salsa is hot. We had an enchilda plate, a torta, kids quesadilla & a burrito. All... More 

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keller, tx
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I was searching for a restaurant that the locals go to. Another Trip Advisor reviewer suggested Los Compas. We went for breakfast on a Saturday morning. No one greeted us when we walked in. We stood there for a minute wondering if we seat ourselves, or wait to be seated. Finally, we decided to just pick a table and sit... More 

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Thank racerswife
Fort Worth, Texas
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I wish there were 6 STARS😜. This place is a hidden gem for your mexican craving! Gorditas were fantastic. 4 taco plate was delicious. Mason plate was #1. In other words all was great at very good prices. BUT only breakfast or lunch😟. Prices are tad higher than website menu but well worth a visit or 2 or 3 or... More 

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Thank Greg L
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

OK, maybe not, but In my experience this is true. We've been there many times for breakfast, and it's always excellent. The huevos rancheros are top notch, and so are the chilequiles and the barbacoa. But...it's the flour tortillas. Seriously.

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Thank bookerken
West Linn, Oregon
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We like to find small Mexican restaurants that offer good food at a good price. Los Compas hits the mark. It is a hole in the wall place that you cannot pass up. The enchilada plate was very good and the nachos were "good and messy" according to my 13 yo daughter. We enjoyed the meal and recommend it, if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2314 45th St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7321
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-1140

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?