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El Papa's

814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
+1 956-943-7133
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“tortillas” (6 reviews)
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
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814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to El Papas numerous times this winter season. Clean tablecloths make the atmosphere homey and the prices can’t be beat. Try the tostadas they’re delicious. Top it off with Sopapias and your sweet tooth will be satisfied.

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We asked for and the owner graciously agreed to prepare dinners for our group after regular business hours. She prepared beef and cheese enchiladas, rice and beans for 50. They were delicious and we had so many good remarks about their meal. Since that time...More

1  Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Excellent food generous portions and great service. They handled an unannounced group of 29 with out a hitch. Everyone was pleased with their meal.

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This restaurant deserves a 10 for value. It is located off the main drag. The interior is mostly clean. Service was OK but some language difficulties. Broad menu. We were there for breakfast. Good selection. The migas Mexicano was good. Spice was nice. The egg...More

Thank james k
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Yummy! We love this place for its authentic Mexican food and amazing service. It's a small hidden place, but worth the drive!!

Thank ilymuniz
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We have dined here four times. Once on a Wednesday and had the all you can eat Mexican and three times on Friday for the all you can eat shrimp. We usually come with friends and sometimes the guys will keep track of the shrimp...More

Thank dvandrv
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is just a great place to eat if you like Mexican food at a fair price, and the service is always great.

Thank rob c
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The food at El Papa's is very good; fresh and homemade Tex-Mex! The guacamole for $3.50 is an insanely great price and delicious. Service is mediocre, but I'm willing to overlook it because of the food and prices. (3.99 for breakfast and 5.99-6.99 for a...More

Thank Lil3120
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Ate breakfast here every morning that we stayed on south padre island. It was well worth the drive. Awesome tortillas. It was all good. Can't wait to go back for wed night. Attention Mexican food restaurants....take lessons here.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Nice clean restaurant with plenty of seating. Off the main drag approximately a 1/2 mile. You might need your gps. Staff was very friendly and efficient. I ate the all you can eat Mexican plate only offered on Wednesday evenings for $8.99. Served with Spanish...More

Thank 863dan
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-7133
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