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El Nopalito #3

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1176 Fm 306, New Braunfels, TX 78130-2540
+1 830-625-5156
06:30 - 19:30
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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't let the outside fool you. You know this place has good food when the parking lot is always full. Try the chipotle enchiladas. Yum!

Thank amcruz55
Marble Falls, Texas
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306 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Brunch on a Saturday: It took a LONG time to get chips and salsa. It took a LONG time to get Menus. It took a LONG time to get drinks. We ordered food. We requested more chips. and waited and waited and waited. Requested chips again and waited. Requested chips again and waited. Finally got them. The food was good... More 

Thank OWL78654
Level Contributor
46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our go to place for breakfast tacos. Everything always tastes freshly made, great prices and a full stuffed taco. My daughter and I have a hard time ordering anything but the migas. Great spicy chili tops fluffy eggs, with a side order of creamy received beans, and yummy potatoes. Great scooped into a tortilla, but just as great... More 

Thank Jill S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We have been going to this restaurant for at least two years. We love the food, the people, the atmosphere, and especially for such a good price. I have been to other nopalito's and none are as good as this one. I love their salsa and spinach enchiladas. Definitely worth a try!

Thank Ginger J
New Braunfels, Texas
Level Contributor
22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Inexpensive and perfectly crafted--well-packed breakfast tacos!! The salsa is excellent. Chorizo is not too greasy, and the migas tacos are delicious.

Thank Billbo B
McQueeney, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

it is very close to our house and we have gone a couple times plus ordered breakfast tacos to go, their refried beans are the BEST I have ever tasted!

Thank Michelle F
New Braunfels, Texas
Level Contributor
29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We live near here and it's always been a quick go to, especially for breakfast. Service can be hit or miss. Usually though, service is good and quick. The food is not spectacular, but is decent. Lately it seems there has been some turnover in the kitchen and waitstaff and they haven't been as consistent as in the past. Breakfast... More 

Thank TraceyReynolds
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We ate here three mornings out of seven last summer when we stayed with our cousin on the Guadeloupe river over the 4th of july last summer. It's close to her house, and the tacos are FABULOUS for breakfast. Love their beans. Tortillas are just right. The service for us was typically quick and always very nice. We live in... More 

1 Thank Shellysemrad
San Marcos, TX
Level Contributor
162 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

I had never been her or for that matter I had never been in this section of town. Usually when I was going to New Braunfels on Hunter Road, I skipped the cutoff and saved a mile or so. And when I was going to Canyon Lake, I'd take a different shortcut too. I was out driving to pass the... More 

1 Thank WinthropJQuiggy
Canyon Lake, Texas
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196 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

We ate here for lunch. We have been here a few times and the food has been really good, well except for breakfast one time. By sharing your experiences, you're helping travelers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you!

1 Thank Jim H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1176 Fm 306, New Braunfels, TX 78130-2540
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-625-5156

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