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Carlos Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
+1 915-267-9141
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“queso” (5 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice locally owned Mexican food restaurant and it is great! From fresh salsa, best queso in town and many other delicious items to choose from. They have some of the best drinks in town, try their margaritas, you won't be disappointed. You'll...More

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food was well prepared and the Chile rellanos had a flavor that was very different, the “hot” sauce is just that so be prepared if you order it. Service was good and overall good Tex-mex fare.

Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Good food, tasty salsa and charro beans. Great service and very affordable. Hasn't lost its local down home feel for 50+ years.

Thank rcnichol2017
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

As the title suggests I see why they have been in business for so long. Beware the picante they with the chips will burn you up. Service was great, food as well. Only disappointing thing was the soapillas.

Thank Marty S
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Big Spring has some amazing West Texas Mexican Food. It is always a great place to eat on the road. Carlos Restaurant has re molded the inside and it looks amazing. The food is outstanding. Caution: you may need a nap afterwards. Lol. I had...More

Thank 522troys
Reviewed 20 December 2016

i came to big spring to visit a friend and we took him out for dinner and this place was amazing the food was delicious and the staff were very friendly and attentive...

Thank RaelynnMatthews
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Service was better than adequate even with a big crowd on Saturday night. Food was good. Not at all fancy and very reasonably priced.

Thank JCR40
Reviewed 31 August 2016

After being treated like an outcast at TJ's Steakhouse, I came here for dinner. Seated quickly, friendly, smiling waitresses. Cold beer Fast service Good food at a reasonable price

Thank LG-Boone
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Nice little restaurant. Great service. Excellent margaritas. Fajitas were very good, beef and chicken seasoned just right. Unfortunately, vegies were almost all peppers, very little onions, and not well done as ordered. Guacamole was very good but chips a little greasy. Beans and rice excellent....More

Thank Terri J
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

The service was good and friendly. I had the chalupas which were good. The taco meat could have used more seasoning. The salsa was what I call pico and it was good and spicy. This is one of the few restaurants in Big Springs which...More

Thank sagre
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Big Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 915-267-9141
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