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El Azteca Restaurant

#1,869 of 3,094 Restaurants in Austin}
$$ - $$$Mexican,
2600 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3958
+1 512-477-4701
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
14 Mar 2017
“One of the better basic Tex Mex places in town - and cheap!”
28 Feb 2016
“Very Good Food”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
2600 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3958
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The menu here is pretty standard - tacos, tamales, enchiladas - the prices are low and the food is pretty good. Buy a cool calendar with amazing artwork - a great souvenir! I have been collecting them for years.

Thank Marcus L
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We had dinner here on a recent visit to Austin. The restaurant isn't much to look at from the outside and it is on a busy street. But the people who worked there were friendly and the food was very good and inexpensive. We were...More

Thank Lovtorun
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I used to eat there at least twice a week. Knew the family. The sons made the best top shelf margaritas in Austin and their pork was to die for, a five star anyway. The calendars were wonderful at Xmas and the place was great,...More

Thank Stiglitz11
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Met a friend for lunch, my first visit here. Immediately seated at noon, fresh, crispy tostados served with good spicy salsa! Menu was extensive, and I ordered cabrito which I have not had in a long time. My friend had the chile relleno that he...More

Thank Jerald M
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This is a regular lunch stop for many people who live and work in Austin, Texas. Some dine weekly - or more often! Family owned and operated. Inexpensive, quick lunch - tea and dessert included! Don't expect fancy atmosphere, or frilly extras, just basic good,...More

Thank Donnae420Austin
Reviewed 10 January 2015

This is a local eatery that we were told had some of the best Tex-Mex in Austin. I beg to differ. It was good - not great. Entrees are priced reasonably, but the drink prices are a little high. Parking can be difficult too.

Thank Bridgenutt
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Not many of these old Tex-Mex places are left and this one has been around since 1963. They claim they were the first Mexican restaurant in town with a vegetarian option and theirs were the first mushroom and spinach enchiladas I had period. Their pralines...More

Thank AustinTex-eater
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

Traditional Mexican food, Margaritas, chips & salsa.. Quick Fast Service. Carne Guisada con guacamole..Delicious home made pralines and sherbet to end your dining experience. If your want exotic food they have Cabrito.. Flor was an amazing waitress..handled a group of 7 with no problem.. Take...More

Thank Cyndi C
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Love the salsa and chips...always my measure of great Tex-Mex. Good portions although fajitas could be a bit larger but the taste was awesome.

Thank grisnerdc
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Owners are great. They seemed to take personal concern in our experience and the salsa was fantastic.

Thank grisnerdc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702-3958
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-477-4701
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