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La Casita

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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1104 E Avenue H, Alpine, TX 79830-7404
+1 432-837-2842
11:00 - 20:30
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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the guacamole, enchiladas, everything. Great dinner. Fast and friendly service despite being overwhelmed by a large group arriving when we did.

Thank go2bedlam
Vancouver, Canada
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601 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This tiny restaurant, very busy and popular, offers great homemade Mexican food at very reasonable prices. We shared the Mexican plate (3 beef enchiladas, 2 tacos, rice, beans, salad) and were delighted.

Thank MonkeysandWine
Bristol, Tennessee
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They were quick to serve, food was good. It is a very popular place. Cash only. Clean but not elegant.

Thank J Seth W
San Antonio, TX
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely average Mexican food, but with not many options in Alpine it's probably one of the better choices. We were able to get meals we all wanted (with picky kiddos too), and the chips and salsa were good.

Thank TexasGirlTravels
Tucson, Arizona
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Queso is always good, but on a recent trip we stumbled across La Casita's house Queso. Oh my word! Cheese, beef, salsa and quacamole all together in utter deliciousness. A few days later I ordered more to go for a superbowl snack. It was just as amazing and a great portion. They are cash only and can get quite busy,... More 

Thank acouplelostatsea
Lake Placid, New York
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made a reservation on a Monday, and walked down from the Maverick Hotel. Greeted by a couple of Guard Dogs who would have eaten me, but for the intervening fence...Arrived to find a crowd of 20 people assembled outside on the porch. The signage wasn't immediately apparent, and I thought I had stumbled on to a Clubhouse, instead. This... More 

Thank Heliops
Alpine, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I've known the owner for many years and Tommy always delivers to please. Both price and quality of food is great, not to mention the affordability! You're in for a feast and never will you be disappointed. It's a very popular place to dine so I recommend reservations!

Thank manybarra42
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Salsa, guaco and enchiladas were dreamy! Small place where the locals go,great staff and great service. Salsa was delicious a tell tell sign of a good Mexican restaurant. Only cash is accepted FYI and totally worth it. A little off the beaten path but will return next time.

Thank Griffin G
Blanco, Texas
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119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I think we might have been in an off night because I has heard good things about this place but was very disappointed. There was a long line so we waited only to find out they were out of several things. The food was good once it arrived. The staff was completely overwhelmed by the amount of people and was... More 

Thank tffarms03
NW Mountains, NC
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175 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

This town really doesn't offer a lot in the way of inexpensive restaurants. I can't even remember how we found this one. It is in the residential area in a renovated house. Food was excellent and service really good considering that we got the last available table and there were only two waitresses.

Thank scott10jo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 E Avenue H, Alpine, TX 79830-7404
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: +1 432-837-2842

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