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L & J Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Latin
3622 E Missouri Ave, El Paso, TX 79903-4421
+1 915-566-8418
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (155 reviews)
“mini tacos” (11 reviews)
“chilli” (106 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3622 E Missouri Ave, El Paso, TX 79903-4421
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1 - 10 of 1,103 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a little tight and parking is hard to find, but this is AUTHENTIC El Paso cuisine. The Chicken burrito with green pepper sauce is out of this world! Great ambiance Always full of people generous portions well priced If you visit El Paso, you've...More

Thank KoloG
Reviewed 1 week ago

very good local food, great atmosphere , good service. good old fashioned mexican food.recommended for everybody.

Thank Emmanuel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was excellent. Very clean and the waiters were amazing and very respectful!!!!! We visited with family and it was a very nice experience.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

L & J Café is a must place to take out of town visitors. It is very authentic, fun, and the food is excellent. It is a fun place!

Thank 440vivianh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Mexican food made the El Paso way by years of family recipes. The place to take out of town visitors.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mexican plate has all my favorites - and more! I am a chile relleno snob and these were very good.

Thank nbh96708
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoy chile con queso as well as the salpicón. Not to forget the salsa with chips was great. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Laura36a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite Mexican food restaurants in El Paso. The food is always wonderful and the service is great too

Thank Patti O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything it's very good!!! We loved the tortilla soup, the enmoladas & enchiladas very tasty. Very good service.

Thank Flor R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good and worth it for what one pays. It has been an El Paso icon for a long time. Mexican style food that is very tasty. Plates are loaded with food and service is very prompt

Thank RenukaD
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Sandra E | Reviewed this property |
yes. yes.
Lewis L
23 April 2017|
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Response from L_J_Cafe |
Hello Lewis, yes we do accommodate large groups. Our reservation policy is that the party be complete within 10 minutes of your reservation time. if your party is not complete, we can accommodate the party that is present... More
28 December 2016|
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Response from Soulive126 | Reviewed this property |
I'm being told that they are not taking them anymore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3622 E Missouri Ave, El Paso, TX 79903-4421
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-566-8418
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