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Mexico City Cafe

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124 SW 5th St, Cross Plains, TX 76443-2504
+1 254-725-7459
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wife and I just left Mexico City and had a great chicken fried steak. We each orders a small with fries and small salad. It was great and there was plenty to eat. Staff is so helpful and very polite. We enjoy the experience of eating there.

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Thank L.V. D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

On our way to Amarillo, we stopped for lunch. My husband had the enchiladas and I had the chicken fajitas - we enjoyed both. Chicken was moist and nice grilled flavor with homemade tortillas. My husband liked the enchiladas because the cheese didn't drip everywhere. Salsa was tasty. Friendly server.

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Thank Sue S
San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

We seem to always end up here for breakfast when we are in town but then the whole town appears to eat here as well. Their portions are very generous and you really need to be hungry when you get here. We have only eaten breakfast here but I understand you can have lunch as well.

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Thank Fred D
San Angelo, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We really like the enchiladas, cheese chile relleno and their yummy beans. Great guacamole too. The hamburgers are good also. Great friendly service. The chips and hot sauce are ok. Daily specials. Enjoy!

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Thank Yokum
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

We annually travel to this area to decorate our families cemetery graves and stopped here for lunch around 1pm. The service was prompt, but that is a good as it gets. My husband ordered the enchiladas and the sauce was a greasy beef chili sauce, not an expected for enchiladas. My son and I ordered the chicken taco salad and... More 

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Thank Caddy69
Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

One of the best Mexican restraunts that we've eaten at. Hubby devoured the Spanish chicken. I made two meals from the Cross Plains special. People were friendly. Prices were great!

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EARLY, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Have been there a few times but as for today I stopped in for lunch. The special was the Chicken Ranch club with fries and tea or coffee. Best $6.99 my partner ever spent. The chips were crisp and dry and NO GREASE! The salsa was plentiful and tasty but not real spicy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Always a stop when heading home from Abilene. A small, old, plain, typical small town restaurant with really good food. I always have breakfast, and my wife usually has their enchiladas. Never been disappointed. Very good food at reasonable prices. Definitely worth a stop if passing through Cross Plains.

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Abilene, TX
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

I've been here many times - the food quality is very, very good and the prices are unbelievably low. Large serving sizes. Service is variable.

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Thank MangaMan
Abilene
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

There was a Sunday buffet available as well as a menu for those who detest buffets (my wife). The service was good but one waitress was wearing a shirt that was probably a little inappropriate (it had words on it that referred to her breast size). Food was good and I would dine there again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 SW 5th St, Cross Plains, TX 76443-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cross Plains
  • Phone Number: +1 254-725-7459

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