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Isabel's Cafe

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State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
+1 956-943-5082
07:00 - 15:00
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hours are 7-3 Friday through Wednesday. American cuisineconomy. Nice selection of breakfast menu. Nice friendly staff.

Thank Susie P
Linn Grove, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good for breakfast especially if you are looking for Mexican food. The food, service and price are a good value. Atmosphere is ok. Overall good but not great.

Thank hhouseia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best breakfast around. The staff is great, family owned, and the food is SO tasty!! We will go back tomorrow!

Thank Cheerwinelover15
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Very very good food I am going in lunchtime When I was going there I really want to eat there Awesome good

Thank Nirmal P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Best breakfast tacos ever, friendly, clean and fast..always busy..stop every time we go through. The breakfast menu is served all day. They make a pretty good omelet too!!

Thank viennatexas
Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had eaten at Isabel's cafe a couple of years ago. The Mexican food overall was just okay, with the exception of the tacos, which I thought were great. This visit was an entirely different story. EVERYTHING we had was terrible. They skimped on the ingredients in the enchiladas, the salsa was terrible, the chips were tiny and over cooked... More 

Thank RJ1950
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Stopped by on a Sunday. Placed a to go order. Breaktfast tacos are the best. Can't go wrong. (Try the Chorizo and egg) Only reason I rated a 4 is because their steak fajita meat had no taste. Everything else was really good though.

Thank LadyK1941
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Bland food, easily replicable at home, the beef in the taco was gross in my opinion. Over priced. If u want Authentic Mexican food drive to brownsville to a place called Ultimo Taco or Taco Loco. There are two Yelp high rated mexican joints in SPI area one is called Manuels and the other one is Chilitos (I think). I... More 

Thank Rozalija16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We are here for a late lunch. It was uncrowded and the service was good. Food was delicious and they happily customized our food for special dietary needs of one person in our party. Highly recommend!

Thank susanstrittmatter
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Incredible meal, Mexican style tacos, enchiladas and rice and beans. Nachos were great on homemade tortilla chips and the flour tortillas were incredible. This is not a fancy place but the prices and food will make it one of your favorite spots in the SPI area! Two items to note: sodas are in cans, no chips and salsa. Trust me,... More 

Thank Rajan D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-5082

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