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Mary Lou's Cafe

4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
+1 210-396-7909
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tortillas” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Went in on a busy Friday night. Had to wait for Margarita machine to kick in. By the time we got our food we were ready for another Margarita and had to wait again for the machine to freeze up...when we finally got our drink...More

Thank Maricela G
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast I ordered the egg white omelette with four ingredients came with beans, potatoes and hand made tortillas sooooo good. Atmosphere is nice clean and friendly staff. Check it out you will be glad.

Thank Rose G
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

The food was great. We both had Mexican Plates - cheese enchiladas, rice, beans and taco. It was all delicious. The flour tortillas are homemade and some of the best. Service was attentive and quick.

Thank EdnaU_13
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Great service, very good food, perfect to meet with friends or for business meetings. Very comfortable and welcoming environment. The chicken fajitas were very tasty!

Thank Ldominici
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I just had a party for my 85-year-old mom there. I had 46 guests and I must say they were well served. The waiters were on top of things and very polite. The food was delicious. They have a patio area that you can also...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

i went to mary lou's restaurant on mccullough on monday for lunch.i had the green enchiladas which the waiter highly recommend and he was right. the plate came with refried beans and rice. it was plentiful and i could not finish it and very tasty....More

Thank ruth f
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great, late breakfast. Always been a good to restaurant for me, when i'm in the area. Their tradional Tex Mex breakfast selections are consistantly excellent. I had the egg white omelette with refried beans and cubed hash bronze potatoes and excellent, large corn...More

Thank moondog45
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Introduced to this place a few years ago by a friend. I am from SA and have eaten Mexican food my whole life (59 yrs old). This is the type of Mexican food I remember as a kid. In my opinion, best puffy tacos in...More

1  Thank cerrycel
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had family of 17 for Friday night. Atmosphere welcoming, casual but nice dress, service attentive, Happy hour to 7 pm great! Super fresh hot chips & homemade salsa. Delicious borracho beans. Tasty Mexican dishes.

Thank Texan224
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Whenever I'm in town I head over to Mary Lou's for a pancake with strawberries/whip cream and a huge potato and egg taco. They have strong coffee and their tortillas remind me of my Grandmother's. The margarita's were a bit expensive and small but they...More

Thank Cat B
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9 May 2016|
Response from Alfonso C | Reviewed this property |
same menu all day....try the enchiladas verdes or puffy tacos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > North Central
  • Neighbourhood: North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-396-7909
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