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Texican Cafe

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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11940 Manchaca Rd Ste 107, Austin, TX 78748-2722
+1 512-282-9094
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Today
09:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Leawood, Kansas
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406 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are in the area & I heard this was good so we checked it out. We started with a Margarita flight. Chose 4 flavors to taste. It was a nice way to sample a few flavors & they were good. I had the Gollos Pollos & it was good. My wife had the spinach quesadilla & liked hers too.... More 

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Thank ALAN W
San Antonio, Texas
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891 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 344 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here twice in a row and had excellent service both times. The food is brought out super fast and the wait staff helped each other's tables out with clearing of dishes and drink refills. The employee morale was very upbeat which made for a nice meal despite it being super busy. The employees were all hard workers and... More 

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Thank pnkgirl27
Stavanger, Norway
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191 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very family friendly and spacious. The daily specials are worth it. Decent portions. Place is a good place to order pickup either by yourself or through Uber Eats.

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Thank enur1979
Austin, Texas
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172 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good for both Mexican or American breakfasts and all day as well. We did breakfast - Migas, breakfast tacos, great sopapias, efficient wait staff. Clean, including the bathrooms. Neat, cheerful greeters. We like it. 30.07 sign.

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Thank Barrett A
Buda, Texas
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528 reviews
333 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We go here on a regular basis. AS one who grew up on REAL Mexican food and now living in the Austin area, this is the place to go. Nice staff. Lots of seating. Ample parking. Lots and lots of entrees. A good assortment of alcoholic beverages if that is needed. Food is plentiful. You will not walk away hungry.

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Thank daddymo2
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Very good menu, enchiladas always very good, but this is this place to come when you have a craving for queso. If heaven doesn't have the Texican's Queso Flameado, I'm not sure I want to go. (As if I'd be invited!)

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Thank JaceWhite
Austin, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Oh, Texican! What is it about you that keeps me coming back, over and over again? It's not the ambiance, although the place is comfortable. It's not the food, although I've never had a meal I didn't love here. It's not even the service, even though it's fast, friendly, and attentive. IT'S THE SALSA. I could eat it every day,... More 

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Thank Cynthia H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I live around the corner from this restaurant. The only constant is the service is always bad from the waitstaff. The bartenders are much more attentive. I usually order whatever is on special because otherwise I feel normal prices are overpriced for the quality. The frozen margaritas are nothing to write home about.

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Thank Josh C
McKinney, Texas
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650 reviews
422 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

A favorite Everytime I visit my friends in Buda. This time I had the enchiladas Verde and a Mexican martini. Yum! You just can't miss with Texican!

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Thank WednesdayNightGirl
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73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Went with my significant other during dinner time and there was about a 10-15 minute wait. I am not sure why because there were empty tables in the patio area not being offered to anyone waiting. The daily special was reasonably priced. Appetizer and 2 entrees for $20 with 2 beverage purchase. Flour tortillas tasted fresh and hand made. They... More 

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Thank Sam F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11940 Manchaca Rd Ste 107, Austin, TX 78748-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-282-9094

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