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Cafe Del Rio

$$ - $$$Mexican,
1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
+1 936-639-4471
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“charro beans” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited the new Cafe Del Rio. It looks amazing inside as you walk in. The service was far from good. The food tasted as they claim, Tex-Mex. Very pricey. I don’t recommend. I should have left at the first remark the waitress said. I heard...More

Thank m0ssy0ak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We checked out the new location for Cafe Del Rio when visiting family over Christmas and it still delivers again as a wonderful place to pig out on Tex-Mex. The food to cost ratio is great, huge portions and very reasonable prices keep the place...More

Thank sasserscampbell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch while traveling. Large inside facility. Very clean and well organized. Plenty of staff. They have a good lunch menu. Plenty of food for a lunch menu. Food presentation was great. Flavor and temperature was great. Food was as ordered. The place...More

Thank P1906RKwilliamt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place and the new location is beautiful. I always order nachos al carbon with everything on the side. Is so much foid you can share.

Thank barbaracJ3972KU
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Ate here for lunch for the first time. Resturant is very clean, service is spot on. Got in and out quick. Food was hot and very good. A great place for some great text mex.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 19 November 2017

You may have to wait a little while for a table at busy times but the seating areas are roomy and pleasant, the food and service is very good

Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This place is the best! I loved their enchiladas and their stuffed jalapeno peppers - just the right amount of heat! The staff was very friendly, and we didn't have to wait long for a table even though it was pretty busy in there. The...More

Thank Billy G
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

When you look at the Cafe Del Rio you can’t help but be intrigued by the bright lights and you can’t help be drawn in by the mariachi music playing, when I went the car park was full and wait time was 10mins. Meeting Cathy...More

Thank Travelling_Imp
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We stopped in on a Saturday afternoon after driving by it. It looked like a fun place to dine at and it was. The motif is upbeat and the building appears to be fairly new. The service was excellent! We left a 30% tip to...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Anytime we visit Lufkin this is our go to Mexican food restaurant. The new location is very nice and the food is as good as it always has been. The quantities for the price you pay are exceptional. I really like that it is so...More

Thank TFelts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 S 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75901-5603
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-639-4471
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