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1205 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79401-3607
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11:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 15:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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Austin, Texas
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131 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I was taken here during lunch and surprised at how not busy the place was...always a little skeptical but the tacos turned out to be great. This place is located in Arrogant Texan so it offers BBQ as well as Mexican food. I just got the basic combination fajita tacos and they were really tasty. I got the jalapeno ranch... More 

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Thank Angelica C
Lubbock, Texas
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70 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

If you are tired of the chains that have just ok fajitas then you need to go to Sazon. They have some of the best fajita tacos around.

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Thank Justin A
Lubbock, Texas
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92 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Good meal if you are looking to pay $8 + for basic nachos. The sauces are good but seem to be sitting out for a while. The food is okay I just expect to order items that exceed my cooking abilities when dining out.

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Thank LiveLoveArt
lubbock
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

This rather small restaurant on University, right by campus, has a wonderful selection of fajitas. You order at the bar, and they bring your meal to you. It's not fancy, but it's good. Last time I went I tried the fish fajita and the shrimp fajita. I preferred the shrimp, but the fish was okay. The special thing, though, is... More 

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Thank lubbock123
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

Feels like a cantina....great decor and environment. They have a salsa and sauce bar that is unique too. Food was good. The specialize In fajitas so the menu is limited. Worth the visit for sure!

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Thank Stephanie S
Corpus Christi, Texas
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186 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2013

Across the street from Texas Tech, this place has great drinks, delicious food, a " nacho bar ", and excellent and courteous customer service. I can't wait for parents weekend in September ( I'll be back ).

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Thank Thomas K
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

It's a cool place with great service and a toppings bar which is cool, also slightly overpriced and smaller portions...but definitely worth going to.

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Thank Y4LYFE
Lubbock
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2013

I am from San Antonio and I love mexican food, this place is one of the few mexican food places in lubbock that I enjoy eating at because it reminds me of the food in SA. I really like the Naked Mamoth and I love their orginal salsa's

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Thank christopher c
Lubbock, Texas
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59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2012

Went to Sazon's today for lunch with some coworkers. We ordered several different items. All came out quickly. The location is clean, but small. I really enjoy the salsa bar variety! I had the Beef Fajita Tacos on soft corn tortillas. They were good.

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Thank Bobbi B
Dallas, Texas
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2012

The food is decent, chipotle is better. But it is one of the few places you can get a tower of beer in town.

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Thank starboots

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Mexican, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 University Ave, Lubbock, TX 79401-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock

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