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Chuy's Restaurant

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Mexican, Southwestern
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1200 W Broadway, Van Horn, TX 79855 (Laurel St.)
+1 432-283-2066
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had lunch there with a large group of 8 people. The restaurant and bathroom was clean which is a biggie. The beans were delicious. Everyone seemed to have liked what they orders.

Thank Rachel M
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

went for dinner with brother and a fellow hunter. We almost walked out when seeing place was a bit dingy and I saw on Trip Advisor that the ratings were not all that great. Rated #5 restaurant in a tiny town. My food, enchilada and whole beans, came out warm not hot. brothers fajitas were hot and pretty good. I... More 

Thank TacoNut W
Marquette, Michigan
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To start off the waiter was disinterested and almost rude. It wasn't busy when we stopped in at around 2pm, only one other couple and they were half way done with their meal. We both ordered Margarita's and our meals. 10 minutes later the margarita's were brought and they were horrible, we sent them back. The service was terrible, the... More 

Thank updragonfly56
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered delivery and food arrived quickly. Unfortunately, it just wasn't very good. Gordita was terrible, enchilada not much better with a weird taste to it and just no flavor in either one. Beans were absolutely plain, plain, plain. Rice was ok and taco was ok. Went off of trip advisor on this one and was steered wrong this time. My... More 

Thank belaundead
Los Angeles, CA
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40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a cross-country drive, stopped for gasoline and were looking for a place for a bite around 8:30 pm on a weekday. A freeway sign advertised Chuy's, so we stopped in. Quite a find! Neat old place, and by looking at other reviews, I wasn't the only person stopping in while on a long drive! Had a great combo dinner,... More 

Thank Nutria2008
Colleyville, Texas
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507 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to give it another try and it was night and day better then the last time. The food was very tasty and spicy with excellent service. If you are John Madden fan you should definitely stop in.

Thank Mitch M
Van Horn Tx
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stopping in Van Horn we always take a few days to see the surrounding area and to enjoy the local cuisine. One of our favorites is Chuys. If you like your food hot hot hot, try the Madden Special hot, or if you like it cooler, try the Madden special minus the hot pepper. Have eaten there many times and... More 

Thank Archie W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

After 8 hours on road we were pretty hungry. We were trying to make it to El Paso to eat, but decided we could not wait. I was thinking that we would have to be happy with a stop at Wendy's, but instead we decided to check out Chuy's. We were pleasantly surprised to find that their food was very... More 

Thank Julie B
Grass Valley, California
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130 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We have stopped here many times going cross country. It gets a bit more shabby each time. My flat enchilada plate was good and being a spicy freak, the red sauce was very good. My wife being a vegetarian, decided that she doesn't want to stop anymore. The staff were friendly, but they need to update the grubby rug.

Thank OnTheRoadAgain2240
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I love spicy food but this was over the top indigestion producing. Service extremely slow. Restaurant was busy w people waiting but it was New Year's day

Thank racerfred

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 W Broadway, Van Horn, TX 79855
    (Laurel St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Van Horn
  • Phone Number: +1 432-283-2066
Chuy's is a family owned and operated Mexican restaurant that was opened in 1959. Come visit us. We offer homemade Mexican food, service, and great atmosphere. We have been called an oasis in the middle of the desert on several occasions.
Many famous people have eaten at our establishment over the years. John Madden named our restaurant as the "All Madden Hall of Fame" in 1994. There are many other celebrities that have visited us and you can see pictures of them on our wall as you walk in. Every customer that walks in is a celebrity to us. Come on in sit, relax and enjoy our variety of Mexican and domestic beers, margaritas and drinks.

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