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Ponchos-Mexico Nuevo Restaurant

601 W Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78503-2931
+1 956-630-2237
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
“yum yum” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
601 W Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78503-2931
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here in a recommendation from a friend and lived up to everything he said about it. Our waitress Angela was great. Visited our table many times and kept our drinks filled. Portions were huge and couldn’t eat everything, so have leftovers for later. Make...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the bistec rancheros and bistec taco plater along with some roasted jalapeños, yum yum. Waiter was attentive and friendly.

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is a bonus to the tasty food selections. Staff is very attentive ensuring drinks are full at all times. We are definitely eating at Ponchos anytime we visit McAllen!

Thank Sav F
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Food was very good and authentic. I oredered a frozen margarita,( wasn't frozen) it was more liquid than anything. It's really too dark to read the menu, unless you're by a window or directly under a light. The jukebox came on too loud and we...More

Thank 123sassy_12
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food there is delicious. Can't go wrong with your choice! Had a hard time making our choices since all looked delicious but we all loved our picks. Prices were very affordable as well.

Thank Patty M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Just across the parking lot from the Hilton Garden Inn on the eastbound frontage road in McAllen. The staff was courteous on the Sunday evening I visited and was nice enough to seat me under a ceiling light so I could read the menu. (The...More

1  Thank WYbirdwatcher
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The food is very good, Mexican cuisine. But the location is very unsafe. I saw some man get out of the restaurant and rob the car of another customer. Call the police, but they already rob the car. There is no security or cameras in...More

Thank ljaidar
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My husband and I found ourselves in the Mission-McAllen area Valentines evening. We originally tried for a nice steak place but all had 1-2 hour wait. Luckily, we stumbled upon Ponchos. The atmosphere was festive and we enjoyed listening to the musicians that strolled around...More

Thank smileTexas
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Has the feel of an old mexican restaurant , geat food, and freindly patrons and staff. The drinks are texas sized, so order only 1 if you are driving! $80 for dinner for four adults including a drink each and coffee!

Thank MarkwBrooks
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We had been several several times, over a few years, and I had loved the food, the self-service buffet and the attentive wait staff. What a difference a few months make! What a huge disappointment! For whatever reason, it was decided to change the interior...More

Thank Mercedes6623
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 W Expressway 83, McAllen, TX 78503-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-630-2237
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