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Little Mexico

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Mexican, Southwestern
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2025 W Oak St, Palestine, TX 75801-4031
+1 903-723-3143
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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College Station, Texas
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was passing through Palestine and needing something to eat. I knew there was a Denny's on the south side of town, but I drove through town rather than taking to loop in hopes of finding something different. I was ALMOST to Denny's (could see the sign) when I passed Little Mexico. The parking lot was full so I made... More 

Thank MkBibble
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only people you see here eating are white born and raised locals. Hint. If Mexicans don't eat here. It's not rally that good. The prices are high for small portions. The Spanish rice lacks in flavor. Kinda watered down. Most of the food taste like it came from a tv dinner. Absolutely everything has gluten in it.

Thank Danity B
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85 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I have loved eating here as long as I can remember. Always great food and great service. I recommend that you give it a try.

Thank notron11
Tyler, Texas
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174 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Outstanding teamed food. Tasty is not the word, but rather fantasic. Great food. Great wait staff. Fresh. Great surroundings. Overall you've got to experience it.

Thank Juan S
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The best food and waiting staff. I only had one issue with the staff in 7 years of eating there. It would be nice if they served margaritas, but they don't. The Matador is my favorite dinner, but make sure you are hungry. Make sure you try a praline to go. They are at the check out. Have fun!

Thank J W
Richmond, TX, USA
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127 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

It is not gourmet fare but it is tasty and served fast. The restaurant has an Old Mexico vibe and was very clean. Had one of their lunch specialties, generous servings. Will go back and recommend.

Thank bossyvossy
Frankston, United States
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Took three of our Grandkids there on a Saturday night, had to wait about fifteen minutes. Service was excellent. Had the sour cream Chicken enchiladas. Very good. This restaurant is not really Tex Mex, but more of the Bland Mexican style, which I love, growing up in West Texas. Highly recommend.

Thank Jimmie A
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great dining experience. Staff is great. Food is hot, tasty, and good portions. I like the CQ...try one with your meal!

Thank Fred A
Denver, Colorado
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219 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Sour cream burrito was tasty. Refried beans tasted canned. Busy lunch hour but the wait staff handled it very well. A favorite with the locals.

Thank NeilRocks
Palestine, Texas
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Title says it all. Not the best nor the worst. Always consistent great service no bar. Seems that all the food taste the same. Definitely not unique very average. Sweet tea is very good.

Thank Zcpit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2025 W Oak St, Palestine, TX 75801-4031
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Palestine
  • Phone Number: +1 903-723-3143

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