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2517 Judson Rd, Longview, TX 75605
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Longview, Texas
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Great local Mexican restaurant. The food is amazing. When my kids come back to town they want to go to Carlito's. I recommend the sour cream enchilladas!

Thank RKC2406
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114 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I want to like Carlitos in Longview. The owner is polite and trained in his art. The staff moves swiftly. The place is convenient and clean, rather nice, has real cloth tablecloths and napkins and great atmosphere for ladies who lunch. But, the chips are cold and tough and the salsa is too hot. The menu is varied but the... More 

Thank BubbersLongview_
Longview, Texas
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

This place has the best refried beans in East Texas and they are Vegan friendly. Their service is always superb and they go out of their way to make our dining experience friendly and tasty.

Thank Verne H
Longview, Texas
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90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Good food and service. Unique menu items. Quiet atmosphere. Usually our favorite before Lobo football games.

Thank Original-Tonman
Longview, Texas
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

A very standard Mexican restaurant that does everything right, The service, the food, the price was exactly right If you are looking for a traditional American/mexican restaurant this it. I really like this place and have eaten at several times. Just good food

Thank ThermosMeow
Kilgore, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Good food, great people. One of the waitstaff has been their over 20 years! The menu doesn't change often, but if try something different on each visit... You won't mind, I promise.

Thank Fred M
Longview, Texas
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

I don't know why this place isn't packed day and night. The sour cream chicken enchiladas with sliced pickled jalapeño is to die for. Their location is a bit out of the way. A person has to know where it is to find it. I would suggest more effective marketing. My favorite for Mexican food in longview.

Thank mickeylindsey
Lonoke, Arkansas
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015

Staff was friendly, and service was fast. Food was fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank PennMoore
Longview, Texas
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

I'm originally from Houston and they know how to do Mexican. When you are tired of your canned beans and rice from a box head over to Carlito's. The food is fresh. The staff somewhat friendly. But most importantly it's authentic. The best huevos rancheros this side of Mexico and the pickeled veggies hit the spot. The salsa is spicy... More 

Thank kevrockdal
Longview, Texas
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238 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

overall it's OK but the chips and salsa were really good. fresh and tasted homemade. the main dishes were just OK though. my wife had zeldas special and i had the Verde con carne . both disk were good but nothing to scream about. we will return but only for lunch would we recommend..... only for lunch will we go... More 

Thank Lawrence D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2517 Judson Rd, Longview, TX 75605
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Longview

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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?