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Cueva de Leon

) #7 of 10 Restaurants in Fort Davis $$ - $$$ Mexican,
611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
+1 432-426-3801
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (37 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped on a Saturday night for dinner. Only buffet offered for $11.00. Not a huge selection but enough to fill us up. Décor is minimal. Service is not outstanding, but ok since it was a buffet. Not the best Mexican food I've ever had but...More

Thank Colleen_Lingle
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to this place on the recommendation of the lady at the Indian Lodge and we encountered some of the worst service there. We waited awhile for our food to come out once our waitress got around to taking our order and the food...More

Thank agodinez80_1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without a doubt, some of the best Mexican food I've had, and we eat at a lot of Mexican restaurants, as well as very price friendly! Great salsa for starters. The chili rellenos and the combination plate were delicious. Good service. Would definitely go back!

Thank Mick G
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Cueva de León is the only restaurant open on Saturday night in Fort Davis. This has been the case for a long time, so I was confused why they ran out of food. They knew it is the busy season and that the visitors had...More

Thank rgte
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped on my way to the observatory star party to kill time. Service was so slow, I barely left on time to make it there! Service wasn't bad, it was just lazy. Taco shells were chewy (as in stale), hard tortilla on enchiladas. Below average...More

Thank Noé R
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The buffet is very reasonably priced. The food is excellent and the service is really good. I suggest this mexican restaurant over others in ft davis

Thank gilbert a
Reviewed 17 June 2017

when a Mexican restaurant has good salsa, you know the rest is going to be good. They were out of fajitas and shredded chicken (what Mexican restaurants run out of those?!), but our cheese enchiladas and guac chalupas were good.

Thank afmel
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Best Part of our dinner experience was the meal, when we got it. Was a nice evening so we sat outside. Trash on ground all around the patio - kinda diminishes atmosphere. Waited forever for service. A nice man who seemed to only be cleaning...More

1  Thank Rick K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I WOULD give this small town restaurant a break if only one or two things had gone wrong, however it was a disaster from minute one. Right off the bat, let me tell you the worst part - THE waitress (the ONLY waitress) dropped an...More

1  Thank stayce33
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Fajitas for two was a hit. It was good and actually too much meat for us. My comment at the time was that the place could actually make it in the big city. My thought is that there's literally only a few places to eat...More

Thank Steve H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 432-426-3801
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