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El Bosque Mexican Restaurant

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112 Shenandoah Dr, Spring, TX 77381-1118
+1 281-419-1493
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Spring, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

El Bosque is a GREAT place to get good Mexican food, and hang out with family and friends. Everything is good and the servings are generous. Their fajitas (both beef and chicken) are outstanding and you will not go home hungry.

Thank RDinTexas
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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195 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Apparently this location for the El Bosque chain has reverted to basic Mexican cuisine as food was bland and tasteless, and frozen Margaritas were lacking any hint of tequila and were just frozen lime juice. We all had different meals with the same result from the tough as leather fajitas to enchiladas and tacos al cabon. Maybe the cooks moved... More 

Thank Bruce B
Conroe, Texas
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

With all the Restaurants popping up in our area it's usually difficult to pick just one,especially Mexican. For our family it is usually El Bosque. Great Service, great food and the bill is affordable. Gotta Try It.

Thank gr00vegal
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We love El Bosque! There are 4 in the area now, but the Portofino location is "home" for us. You simply cannot go wrong. The food is wonderful, the staff is attentive, and it's a quiet, family atmosphere, which should be an oxymoron, but isn't. There's no downside to this place. Enjoy!

Thank goodgoshgertie
Lufkin, Texas
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165 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to eat late on a Fri afternoon in north Houston. A group of 8 normally would have to wait, but we got in very quickly. The fajitas were very good as was all the food for a very reasonable price. My daughters family loves this place and we lake it as well. The salsa is very... More 

Thank Dwayne H
Conroe, Texas
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62 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I used to love this restaurant, but there seems to be too much competition these days. Their food is okay (Tex-Mex), and it's within budget, but it's hidden out of the way, and you have to be going there on purpose to find it. The service is wonderful, though.

Thank NebraskaTexan
Sand Springs, United States
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I am very picky for home prepared type Mexican food. This place has a great variety of choices and the food is excellent. It is always consistent. Fantastic Charro beans. Service is outstanding. Ambiance is typical. Best in town. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Thank RoseyO65
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316 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Tried to go to Chuy's but it was packed so we doubled back to El Bosque. Glad we did. Nice large menu with lots of choices, inexpensive, great service, quiet, and the food was very good. Scrub Chuy's and go here instead!

Thank HoustonRobert
The Woodlands, Texas
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We dine at El Bosque on a weekly basis...lunch at least once or twice, dinner mid week and typically once over the weekend. The service is friendly, quick and efficient; food is always good and consistent!

Thank Teresa L
The Woodlands, Texas
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Has been my favorite Mexican food for 23 years in The Woodlands, never a long wait, friendly staff and good food, reasonably price (great flavored margaritas! and green sauce)

Thank TravellingPam

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Shenandoah Dr, Spring, TX 77381-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 281-419-1493

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