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Cafe Del Rio

) #2 of 91 Restaurants in Lufkin €€ - €€€ Mexican,
1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
+1 936-639-4471
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (11 reviews)
“charro beans” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
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Reviewed yesterday

The food is mass quantity but poor quality. Have not eaten here for 10 years and thought I would try their new place, still not good! Greasy and no flavor, no spice. Tastes straight out of a can. Looks good on the plate but no...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Friends asked us to go with them to the new location of Cafe Del Rio. The place is new and has adequate parking but that is where the good review ends. The place is so noisy that you can not carry on a conversation without...More

1  Thank William J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They moved to a bigger location, but it's still delicious. A lot more parking as well, good thing since it was always difficult. Always busy

Thank JCbunny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New Building, New Location, Same Great Service! We ate here Friday night and we're not disappointed. Same great service we have always received but in a beautiful new building.

Thank David C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Fajitas were great!!! We got there about 9:15pm and we were seated and served quickly, and service was great!!

Thank tpmp1971
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I don't eat here often, I am not a huge fan of Tex-Mex. However I do like this eatery. There service is always good, their food is always tasty and it's not too hard on the wallet. Get the Brisket Tacos, they rock!

1  Thank Savage M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The food and service are awesome! Great place to get together with family and friends. Good place to have a baby shower too.

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy Cafe Del Rio! We go there often. We are glad they are getting a new building that is larger but sad it will be across town. No matter, plan on going just as much. Moving to the corner of US 69 S...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed another dinner at Cafe Del Rio. The service was excellent. I had crawfish enchiladas (go easy on the sauce);very good. Everyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank WillySpr
Reviewed 13 March 2017

What's better than going out to eat with your family or friends and having a good time "every time". we have birthday parties here. great food ,good atmosphere,.great service and they are building at a new location Loop 287 at 69 South, "HUGE" WOW!! People...More

Thank georgey518
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-639-4471
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