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El Nopalito

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1105 Loop 337, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3431
+1 830-625-5196
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05:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 05:30 - 21:00
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

El Nopalito is a great local place for simple Mexican food - especially breakfast. They have great homemade salsa. You can drive-thru, dine in or take out. They can get very busy, so I would get there a little early. We have eaten here several times and never left hungry or unsatisfied.

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Thank Scott S
Schertz, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very open and friendly restaurant. Had migas plate and hubby had menudo. Very tasty, nice wait staff.

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Thank Lisa G
New Braunfels, Texas
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75 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

My place to go for great TexMex grub. I have to admit to coming here or Nopalitos #3 on a daily basis. Can not beat the prices or the quality of the food. Extensive menu with too many choices. The daily specials are great and inexpensive. Cost less than going to McDonalds or Burger King and healthier. Size of portions... More 

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Thank Louis R
Mathis, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Had the migas and they were delicious! Can't say we've ever had a bad meal Usually come with a large group and they always do a great job of taking care of us!

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Thank Sammy J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Try this place, some pretty good tex mex food, especially the fajita nachos they're super good with the awesome margaritas they have

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Thank William G
New Braunfels, TX
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Everything is pretty bland, and there is nothing unique or special about the food. The building is well worn and the service is spotty. There are better choices, but the prices are low.

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Thank SuperSheri
Katy, Texas
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We always go eat at El Nopalito for breakfast. Good service and food. The restaurant has a drive through that is always packed.

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Thank katyproud
Lubbock, Texas
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Well one of our favorites on our yearly trip is not up to the old standards. We have always enjoyed this restaurant, but something has gone wrong. Everything we tried was tasteless or tasted old. The tortillas were hard, the queso tasted canned, the shrimp stunk, I could go on but why? I don't know what has happened this year... More 

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Thank DanandLaurie3
San Antonio, Texas
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113 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Real Mexican food service is good & friendly all the dishes are good especially their mexican plate & the carne guisada tacos are great.

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Thank rodriguezjesser65
Gonzales, Texas
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107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My husband wanted to eat here. I was a little nervous since it looks like a grocery store from the outside. But the food was great. The place was busy, even at 9 on a Monday morning. You can order from regular menu during breakfast. And they serve breakfast all day. Will definitely go back. Yum!

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Thank aggiemommy99

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 21:00
Monday
05:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 21:00
Thursday
05:30 - 21:00
Friday
05:30 - 21:00
Saturday
05:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 Loop 337, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3431
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-625-5196

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