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Nuevo Cafe

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1124 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3027
+1 361-904-0425
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

There is no where you can get poblano soup like here! It is the best I have ever had! Love the croutons that comes with the soup! Promise you will be addicted after the first spoonful!

Thank LeahRand
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86 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I've been hearing about this place for a while and the amazing poblano soup so I finally gave it a try. I ordered a 1/2 Cranberry Chicken Salad sandwich and bowl of the poblano soup. To be honest, the sandwich looked pretty small but it was very good. I personally did not care for the pickles but everyone else thought... More 

Thank HStar07
San Antonio,, United States
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Well I had read the reviews on trip advisor and soup was great plus I loved the toast crisps that came with it. We were on our way to hotel so we took it to go. Next time I go I want to try their pimento cheese sandwich .

Thank debrag694
Corpus Christi,Tx
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I really enjoyed this café. We had a lunch special which was a roast beef sandwich that was filled sky high with fixings, cactus fries (yum) and that great poblano soup. All of that for a good price. The wait staff is so friendly and the art and atmosphere in the café is great. Will return there... More 

Thank Ms_Blondie58
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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped in here after some time on the beach. It was nearly closing time but they were more than happy to provide us with a great selection of their daily specials. We had one of the best turkey sandwiches we've ever had and a great big glass of tea. The staff was super nice and The... More 

Thank Kristyn G
Georgetown, Texas
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Had a great meal today. They mistakenly skipped our ticket, but waiter caught it and didn't charge us for the tea. Poblano soup was the best

Thank Jason A
Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Nuevo Cafe's Poblano Soup is the best in the WORLD! Lucy and the entire staff there are very sweet, loving and caring women! They provide a great atmosphere for your dining pleasure!!!

1 Thank KimberlyB0216
Corpus Christi, Texas
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

this is a small restaurant, very bold colors, many old actors photos, food was okay. not too impressed with this restaurant. if you are nearby and are hungry this place can provide you with a meal.

Thank delia g
Corpus Christi, Texas
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Nuevo Cafe is know for the Pablano Soup! It is fantastic. If you like a little spice this is the dish to try. Also they make homemade pimento cheese that is so delicious. The atmosphere is very Austinish which is quite cool.

Thank Lisa S
Corpus Christi, Texas
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on a whim and I'm so glad that we did. Our order was to go so we grabbed a menu and talked to the nice lady behind the counter, made our decisions and proceeded to wait for our food. While we waited we chatted with the staff who, upon hearing it was our first visit, brought... More 

1 Thank jslamb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Soups, American
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3027
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-904-0425

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