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Mona's Taco House

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803 US Highway 90 E, Castroville, TX 78009-5208
+1 830-538-9265
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Hondo, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

We loved the food here , it was pretty clean . We also loved the employees. They have good tacos , egg, and potato. We can't wait to come back.

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San Antonio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2013

Was reading Steve C review and decided after looking at all the reviews he has given and the number of reviews he has posted in any given day that he thinks that he is a regular food critic. Don't have any idea where he is from, and really could care less. I think that if he wasn't looking for Mona's... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013

Happened to be craving a breakfast taco as we drove towards Hondo and then up to Concan. We saw Mona's on the main highway and decided to take a chance even though the place looked like a dive, and was later confirmed to be so. Order at the counter as you walk in. The inside has maybe 10 tables and... More 

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2012

We stopped in here on the way into Castroville and glad we did. I guess a new Tink a Taco opened up which was packed, but we prefer little places like this one. The tacos were very good. We had bean and cheese, chorizo and egg and potato and egg. It was very reasonable. The inside looked a little sketchy... More 

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Thank hotrodgurl
Buda, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2012

Sam starts with a layer of home made refried beans. Then he adds bacon, potatoe, egg and cheese for the most mouth watering combination you've ever tasted. Inspired by the late Netty Tschirhart, this taste treat is a must try. Add their home made tortillas and hot sauce with their warm charm and you've got the best breakfast you've ever... More 

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Thank Robin W
San Antonio, TX
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2012

The place is in an old gas station, so its not the nicest looking places, not terribly clean either, but tacos are great, and a great value.

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1 Thank Gideon_Krasmanic
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2012

I haven't been since 2003, moved from there after divorce, mouth has watered for the bean and cheese tacos ever since. homemade. I lived in Castroville for 10 yrs, and have been in Houston for 7. I miss Mona's so much, hope to go for a visit soon, love it. Not a fancy place but looks are deceiving. Gotta try,... More 

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Thank Lisa H
Castroville, TX
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130 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2010

This hidden jem of a taco house has the best breakfast tacos in all of south Texas. Sure it looks like a closed old Texaco station, and probably was. But once inside you are treated to folk art displays on the walls and one on one service. All the tacos are great, and you can even get them to go.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 803 US Highway 90 E, Castroville, TX 78009-5208
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Castroville
  • Phone Number: +1 830-538-9265

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?