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Spanish Village Restaurant

#1,270 of 7,312 Restaurants in Houston
$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
4720 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX 77004-5050
+1 713-523-2861
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
8 Jul 2017
“Good Tacos”
3 weeks ago
“Excellent yet again”
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4720 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX 77004-5050
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in from the side street entrance, you know you’re not in any upscale place where the food is piled Sky high to try to impress you. The slope ceilinged main dining room with glass panels displaying the relatively depressed neighborhood...More

1  Thank Coffee_Shop_Bob
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Not too crowded, large space, great friendly waiters/waitress. Will keep coming here during lunch. Food was hot and delicious!!!!

Thank Abel G
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Saw a friends Facebook post about this place and decided to try it. I had the #45, Don's special tacos and my wife had the nachos. Tacos were tasty, nachos ok. I will go back again and try the enchiladas. Worth a try if your...More

Thank dbarrett05
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Small space for parking, we had to walk about a block, but it was worth the walk. After the meal, the owner showed us how the place started and how it came to be. Will be back!

Thank Abel G
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Tex Mex food served. Service good. Food is OK nothing special but OK. Margaritas are good. Pricey for what is offered.

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch and had great enchiladas and tacos al carbon, but the food is pretty expensive! Love the old ambience- old traditional Mexican restaurant!!

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The restaurant ambiance was a little off putting, kind of a dark patio with Christmas lights, but don’t let that fool you, it is very comfortable and it clearly appeals to the neighborhood professionals who were there in two very large groups. The service was...More

Thank SouthOne60
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My uncle loves this place and tells stories about how it has been around forever. I ate here and the food is okay. I can tell you there are so many options for Mexican in Houston that it is hard to return here. No complaints...More

Thank samhous2n
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Good here...usually on Sundays...many other place closed on Sundays. They have their own take on food and each place I have tried was very good. Their Margaritas are very good. Limit of two per person though...Cozy inside with nice windows.

Thank Oscar B
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We try to eat hear every time we are in Houston. They have great old fashioned chili, cheese and onion enchiladas. Margaritas are exceptional. The small guacamole is like a large anywhere else. An unusual but great dish on the menu is fried chicken. Nice...More

Thank cattlemanGH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 28
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4720 Almeda Rd, Houston, TX 77004-5050
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > The Museum District
  • Neighbourhood: The Museum District
  • Phone Number: +1 713-523-2861
  • E-mail
Description
Located between downtown Houston and the Medical Center, the one and only Spanish Village Restaurant has been at 4720 Almeda for over 50 years. As discovered by Houston Metropolitan, Texas Monthly, Ultra and Houston City Magazines, this is where you will find the best margaritas in town. They may be the only really good restaurant margaritas in Houston.
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