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Maudie's Cafe

#377 of 3,045 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Mexican, Southwestern, American
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2608 W 7th St, Austin, TX 78703-4317
+1 512-473-3740
08:00 - 22:00
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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180 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a fresh taco salad, try the Powerbowl. The black beans, avocado and pulled chicken make this salad so enjoyable. Get your dressing on the side so that you can season to taste. This is a very popular restaurant. We arrived just after 6:00p on a weekday. We would have had to wait for an outside table, but... More 

Thank ARretired
Maudies Tex-Mex M, General Manager at Maudie's Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback and visiting our location while you were in town. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Maudie's does really nice Tex Mex. Their prices are reasonable, the salsa is spicy, and the chile con carne on the enchiladas in top notch. I would definitely recommend a visit to one of the Maudie's locations while in Austin for a Tex Mex meal.

Thank Vincent S
Maudies Tex-Mex M, General Manager at Maudie's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback Vincent and we're glad we were hitting on all cylinders during your visit. Have a great week and hopefully we'll see you again soon. More 

Palatine, Illinois
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Sunday morning breakfast. Great selection. Normal eggs, sausage, potatoes and toast. Others had Tex Mex offerings. Ample portions, good taste and free flowing coffee. Worked for me.

Thank Bob C
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Kimberly's favorite is definitely something to stay away from! Boiled spinach slapped in a tortilla with a nasty white sauce over it and carrot slices. We literally couldn't eat it. The rice, beans and queso were fine, but nothing special. The kids' burritos were fine- very average. The place was packed and we went because we had heard good things;... More 

Thank BonnieBlue99
Maudies Tex-Mex M, General Manager at Maudie's Cafe, responded to this review

Hi, Bonnie, hope you're doing well. We just wanted to reach out to you to express our disappointment that you were underwhelmed by your visit to our Maudie's location this week. Hopefully we'll have the chance to give you a better experience soon. Have a great day today and thank you for the feedback. Josh Torrez General Manager Maudie's Cafe... More 

Wimberley, Texas
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I love Maudie's and eat there as often as I can when I'm in Austin. The food quality is consistently and friendly staff. Oh, and the frozen margaritas - mmm good!

Thank Belinda S
Austin, Texas
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523 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

My husband, parents and I ate lunch at Maudie's on a Saturday. We arrived at 1:15. The parking lot was packed and the restaurant was about half full. It was so noisy that we could hardly hear the conversation. Our food and service was about average. We will not be back anytime soon.

Thank M J
Sumner, Texas
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Maudie's has great food and a fantastic atmosphere! My grandson loved the trio dips! The fajitas was very spicy and excellent!

Thank nickilynn13
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178 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This was my 3rd visit to Austin, so I decided to try some places i hadn't before. Maudie's is pretty good Tex-Mex. not the best I have had, not the worst. Chips and queso were decent, and entrees good but not memorable. Overall solid, but not OMG great.

Thank timot61
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

It was an extremely busy lunch hour. However, the service was efficient and very polite. The food and drink was absolutely delicious!

Thank Ashley K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Best lunch special in town!!! I suggest you guys order the #5 Mexican Plate (2 cheese enchiladas w/ onions, refried beans, Spanish rice and flour tortillas on the side) order it w/ tomatillo sauce rather than chili con carne, AND try the flan!!!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Mexican, Southwestern, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2608 W 7th St, Austin, TX 78703-4317
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-473-3740

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