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Mexico City Cafe

124 SW 5th St, Cross Plains, TX 76443-2504
+1 254-725-7459
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Great food at great prices”
4 Mar 2018
“Welcome to small town America”
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124 SW 5th St, Cross Plains, TX 76443-2504
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hosted a big dinner a few months back, breakfast this week. Food is always great, prices also great. Highly recommend the breakfast burrito - it's huge and cheap. Wife loves the carne esada.

Thank MangaMan
Reviewed 5 March 2018

At the end of my visit with friends in Cross Plains, it was suggested that I stop at Mexico City Cafe on my way out of town to catch a plane at DFW. Ordered the Route 36 Special and was served a huge plate of...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 21 January 2018

i used to live here, and have been eating here since they opened. now i am in town about once a year and always have lunch with friends. they have friendly effiecient staff, good fresh food, at resonable prices.

Thank llittle
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The food is always great , and the wait staff is amazing , always a friendly face and good food , small town food at it's best .

1  Thank PioneerBrown
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Stopped here on our way to Canada. The breakfast was fairly good; the eggs were cooked well. The only complaint was that the hash browns could have been browned more.

Thank Beverly E
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Wife and I just left Mexico City and had a great chicken fried steak. We each orders a small with fries and small salad. It was great and there was plenty to eat. Staff is so helpful and very polite. We enjoy the experience of...More

1  Thank L.V. D
Reviewed 16 September 2016

On our way to Amarillo, we stopped for lunch. My husband had the enchiladas and I had the chicken fajitas - we enjoyed both. Chicken was moist and nice grilled flavor with homemade tortillas. My husband liked the enchiladas because the cheese didn't drip everywhere....More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We seem to always end up here for breakfast when we are in town but then the whole town appears to eat here as well. Their portions are very generous and you really need to be hungry when you get here. We have only eaten...More

1  Thank Fred D
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We really like the enchiladas, cheese chile relleno and their yummy beans. Great guacamole too. The hamburgers are good also. Great friendly service. The chips and hot sauce are ok. Daily specials. Enjoy!

Thank Yokum
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We annually travel to this area to decorate our families cemetery graves and stopped here for lunch around 1pm. The service was prompt, but that is a good as it gets. My husband ordered the enchiladas and the sauce was a greasy beef chili sauce,...More

Thank Caddy69
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Lori D
12 March 2015|
Response from AtascocitaTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have a buffet on Saturdays. We have always stopped for breakfast when traveling from Abilene to Houston. You might have to give them a call to find out.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 SW 5th St, Cross Plains, TX 76443-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cross Plains
  • Phone Number: +1 254-725-7459
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