We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mary Lou's Cafe

) #606 of 4,022 Restaurants in San Antonio ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
+1 210-396-7909
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 23 April 2017

I just had a party for my 85-year-old mom there. I had 46 guests and I must say they were well served. The waiters were on top of things and very polite. The food was delicious. They have a patio area that you can also...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

i went to mary lou's restaurant on mccullough on monday for lunch.i had the green enchiladas which the waiter highly recommend and he was right. the plate came with refried beans and rice. it was plentiful and i could not finish it and very tasty....More

Thank ruth f
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great, late breakfast. Always been a good to restaurant for me, when i'm in the area. Their tradional Tex Mex breakfast selections are consistantly excellent. I had the egg white omelette with refried beans and cubed hash bronze potatoes and excellent, large corn...More

Thank moondog45
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Introduced to this place a few years ago by a friend. I am from SA and have eaten Mexican food my whole life (59 yrs old). This is the type of Mexican food I remember as a kid. In my opinion, best puffy tacos in...More

Thank cerrycel
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had family of 17 for Friday night. Atmosphere welcoming, casual but nice dress, service attentive, Happy hour to 7 pm great! Super fresh hot chips & homemade salsa. Delicious borracho beans. Tasty Mexican dishes.

Thank Texan224
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Whenever I'm in town I head over to Mary Lou's for a pancake with strawberries/whip cream and a huge potato and egg taco. They have strong coffee and their tortillas remind me of my Grandmother's. The margarita's were a bit expensive and small but they...More

Thank Cat B
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

First time visiting . Corn and flour tortillas were the best ! Our waiter was great . We ordered pollo de caldo , gets a 5 . The carne guisada a 8, menudo gets a 8. Think next visit will be breakfast tacos. The over...More

Thank Karen6464
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Today my sisters and children went there to eat after church. The restaurant was not extremely busy but we had to wait 20 mins for a table. There were 6 in our party and we were the only one's waiting for a table. I noticed...More

2  Thank Erma G
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

The original place was down the street from my moms on the Southside that used to be a home converted to a restaurant. That same style food has been extended here and is fantastic. Don't go for drinks and margaritas, go for the food and...More

Thank Alfonso C
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We spotted this Mexican restaurant as we were driving down McCullough Road, heading for one of our favorite Mexican restaurants near downtown San Antonio. Decided to try this one instead and did not regret the choice. A Crispy Chicken Taco, Bean Chalupa and a couple...More

Thank Fahrvergnuegte
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Panchito's mexican restaurant
69 reviews
.56 km away
Tribeca Di Olmos
37 reviews
.19 km away
Olmos Perk Coffee Bar
9 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Attractions
Toilet Seat Museum
61 reviews
2.33 km away
Japanese Tea Gardens
1,263 reviews
2.00 km away
San Antonio Zoo
1,386 reviews
2.16 km away
Witte Museum
370 reviews
2.64 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Gordon5254
9 May 2016|
Answer
Response from Alfonso C | Reviewed this property |
same menu all day....try the enchiladas verdes or puffy tacos
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > North Central
  • Neighbourhood: North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-396-7909
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing