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Abuelo's

) #2 of 482 Restaurants in Lubbock $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
4401 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX 79424
+1 806-794-1762
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (53 reviews)
“flan” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
4401 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX 79424
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1 - 10 of 477 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lubbock needs more patios just like Abuelos. It doesn't even feel like you're in Lubbock. Pretty gardens, pergolas, murals and live music makes it the best in Lubbock. The food usually always pretty good especially their unique coastal/ seafood dishes. Sangria and mojitos here are...More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really like the choices of different enchiladas. Excellent food and service. Some days the wait is long but worth it.

Thank jicsrur
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food although it is a little pricey. Chips and salsa is really good. My favorite is the chili relleno plate Great outdoor patio with live music on Friday nights during the summer. It does get very crowded early on so go early if you...More

Thank JoShae W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Abuelo's is a wonderful place to enjoy good Tex-Mex. They serve three different kinds of hot sauce and the green, tomatillo and pineapple is my favorite! Besides having delicious food, they serve wonderful queso as well. They have a nice bar area and a wonderful...More

Thank LubbockFlatlander
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the talipia with mango sauce and it was delicious! I am anxious to have it again. The mango sauce was amazing.

Thank llafon2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge outdoor seating area with live music on Friday nights. We sat at the bar and enjoyed the ac. Bartender staff was fairly terrible. Never offered a drink, had to ask for chips, to order and for beers. So grab a table and enjoy it....More

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four for dinner. Two of the meals were served cold. When the orders were "remade" they were wrong. Guacamole seemed to be out of a jar, lacked flavor and texture and was extremely salty. The three salsas served lacked any distinct flavor with the exception...More

Thank rich g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat here at least once a week. Love their Mexican Food always extremely fast and wonderful service. I always look forward to dining with them. Their servers are polite and friendly. Mixed drinks are great!!!

Thank smimms56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch from food to service to atmosphere. Very clean. Waitress was energetic and knowledgeable. Variety of salsa to pick from. They have habanero one if you ask for it. Great to mix with others. Shredded beef enchiladas with ranchero sauce is 👍 Shredded pork...More

Thank SFA87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My lady and I have tried Abuelo's several times now and have enjoyed it every time. I try somethin new every time and have not been disappointed. The service is great and friendly I recommend you check it out ;)

Thank Thomas P
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DangYankee5
16 November 2016|
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Response from AbuelosManagers | Property representative |
Thanks for reaching out! Unfortunately, we will be closed on Thanksgiving Day so our staff can spend time with their family and friends, but we will re-open on Friday for normal hours. We hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4401 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX 79424
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: +1 806-794-1762
Description
Real Mexican food is a feast for the senses. From colorful peppers to the sounds of sizzling fajitas all the way to that incredible flavor. Each mouthful is just as much a result of the freshest ingredients as it is a result of the chef's expertise. Abuelo's offers diners the opportunity to experience real Mexican food, combining authentic, made from scratch classic dishes with the rich, subtle flavors of coastal and interior Mexican cuisine. Our executive Chef Luis Sanchez has spent decades perfecting our menu, and we boast a wide selection of wood-grilled fajitas, enchiladas, tacos, chile rellenos or Abuelo's unique House Specialties (depending on your location). To compliment your meal, our expert bartenders are masters at crafting signature favorites, including a wide variety of margaritas and swirls. Whatever the occasion, we'll stop at nothing to make your time at Abuelo's a memorable dining experience.
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