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719 Hwy 71 W, Smithville, TX 78957-5751
+1 512-237-2385
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The buffet isn't the greatest. I'd say you have a better bet of ordering off the menu. Salad bar wasn't my favorite either. Food was okay. I wouldn't rave about it or anything. Nice outside seating area tho

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Thank My Info A
Smithville, Texas
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The Carne Asada was much more tender then I expected. Service was attentive and friendly. Keep up the good job.

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Thank BillR2010
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I'm usually not very excited about buffets, and for whatever reason I went with that choice to be able to sample the different offerings. Fried catfish was starting to dry out & wasn't worth the effort of eating, my other choices were good. Service was great & the rest of guests with me enjoyed their plated meals. The ribeye was... More 

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Thank Timothy G
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Do not stop here. The food is so bad and the restaurant is dirty. There was caked urine on the toilet seat. All dishes were really bad. Words can't describe how bad it was. I can't understand how this restaurant is still visited. I eat out all the time and have never had this bad of food. I created this... More 

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2 Thank Raphael L
Smithville, Texas
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Nachos and fajitas are good. Enchilladas are okay. Iced tea cold and frequently refilled! Average Mexican food restaurant, but consistant at least.

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Thank peglegdave
Austin, Texas
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152 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

The buffet here is good, but ordering from the menu is great. We like to go here, it's comfortable, good atmosphere, quick service, and very polite.

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Thank Donald K
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

The food received was cold and bland, after waiting nearly an hour for it. The salsa came from a can and even the soda was watered down. Absolutely avoid!

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Thank Christopher M
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2013 via mobile

I ate there thinking that it may be a list treasure but I should have known better than to eat at a gas station restaurant. Yuck! The food was terrible!

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1 Thank BastropProCritic
Smithville
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Recently sold to new owners, the Chicken Enchiladas Poblanos are not quite the same... but they are remodeling...

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Thank UptonChicky
Smithville, Texas
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 November 2012

Since new ownership has taken over the quality of service and food has increased tremendously. I have always enjoyed Quadalahara in Bastrop and to have some of that excellent service at La Cabana makes for a great place to eat. Every day the food and service get better and better congrats La Cabana good job. great food average prices.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 719 Hwy 71 W, Smithville, TX 78957-5751
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Smithville
  • Phone Number: +1 512-237-2385

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