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La Mixteca Mexican Restaurant

1818 Mechanic St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2512
+1 409-762-2235
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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17:00 - 21:00All hours
1818 Mechanic St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2512
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I stumbled upon this quaint little restaurant today June 13, 2017, in search of something to fill a void in my soul. La Mixteca happened across my sporadic path of left or right turns and narrow roads, a gem lost in the labyrinth of an...More

Thank Choyce Y
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing food! Service was fantastic. You get alot of food, very reasonable prices. Off the beaten path. No frills. Will definitely be back!

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stumbled across La Mixteca while walking nearby. It doesn't look like much from the outside, or for that much even the inside! However, the food was excellent. We had migas, because you can't not get migas when it's on offer for breakfast... Value for...More

Thank LizinSG
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We wanted to go somewhere off of the beaten path. According to Google maps we were there when we were at the corner but that wasn't right, it was just a little further up the street. The atmosphere is just like a hometown diner. The...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

East of downtown in an industrial area, this family run restaurant is nothing fancy but it is nice and clean. Parking across the street. Not open for dinner, only breakfast and lunch. Beer is available. Expansive menu beyond typical Tex-Mex dishes. Lots of Mexican seafood...More

Thank OldAg65
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I've been eating here for the better part of two decades. Probably my favorite Tex-Mex on the island. Nice staff. Spacious dining room (if a little noisy when busy). Good for families. I just wish they still were open for dinner like back in the...More

Thank GoingCoastal3200
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent Mexican food, very authentic and fresh. Pastor tacos are the best. Quick and friendly service.

Thank _azertuch
Reviewed 23 July 2016

My sister says the quality of a Mexican restaurant can be determined by the quality of the shrimp cocktail - and if that's the case, then this restaurant is just o.k. The shrimp were tiny cocktail shrimp, most likely previously frozen. The rest of the...More

Thank Marcia M
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Everything was tasty. They even made my extremely picky Aunt happy. I had a cheese quesadilla, my aunt had the cheese enchiladas, my husband and son had the fajitas. My husband said the fajitas were good but the bell peppers could have been a bit...More

Thank survivor5804
Reviewed 10 July 2016

As close to authentic as you can find. The location is a bit tricky to find but once you're there, the food is great. Inexpensive, great for families, and good service.

Thank EFAH
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1818 Mechanic St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2512
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-2235
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