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La Casita

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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1104 E. Ave. H, Alpine, TX 79830
+1 432-837-2842
11:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salsa, guaco and enchiladas were dreamy! Small place where the locals go,great staff and great service. Salsa was delicious a tell tell sign of a good Mexican restaurant. Only cash is accepted FYI and totally worth it. A little off the beaten path but will return next time.

Thank Griffin G
Blanco, Texas
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110 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think we might have been in an off night because I has heard good things about this place but was very disappointed. There was a long line so we waited only to find out they were out of several things. The food was good once it arrived. The staff was completely overwhelmed by the amount of people and was... More 

Thank tffarms03
NW Mountains, NC
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171 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This town really doesn't offer a lot in the way of inexpensive restaurants. I can't even remember how we found this one. It is in the residential area in a renovated house. Food was excellent and service really good considering that we got the last available table and there were only two waitresses.

Thank scott10jo
Austin, TX
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197 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As I stated in another review, there are not many places to get good food at a reasonable price and in a pleasant setting in Alpine. Happily, La Casita is a good one. As others have said, it's very popular with the locals--with good reason. The service was excellent, the usual dishes very well done and their variation on nachos... More 

Thank iataan
Oklahoma City, Ok, United States
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Stopped for a late lunch and the Mexican plate was terrific, three enchiladas rice and beans and 2 tacos. Everything was great and the chicken enchiladas were absolutely the best I have ever had. Only regret was I couldn't eat all the food.

Thank George H
Parksley, Virginia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We found this truly awesome place out here in the middle of what seems like no place...a couple of blocks from our motel/hotel... I can honestly say it was the best tasting most authentic Mexican food ever!!! The place was small but cozy... awesome service! Ever get off the beaten path...and find yourself in Alpine, Texas....go there! Prices were soooo... More 

Thank Judie C
New Ulm, Texas
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This place is off the beaten path a bit so you have to look for it once there its worth it the wait staff worked hard to take of a large group during a busy lunch rush. Genuine Tex Mex with a bit of spicy flavor loved the food lots of locals eat there only thing is they are cash... More 

Thank sailsrep
Moody Texas
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Excellent Tex-Mex! Clean, large servings, loved my soft tacos with enchilada sauce. The super nachos were excellent, and the guacamole....yum. Remember to get cash as LaCasia does not take credit cards. This is the only negative about the great little local restaurant.

Thank SubeeMoodyTexas
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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174 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is a nice, very small restaurant just off the main drag. Very friendly service and simple, fresh and tasty food. Chips and Homemade salsa provided and the salsa has a little zip. I had enchiladas and the tortillas were fresh and the verde sauce had a nice gentle heat. The restaurant got a little crowded around 4:30, but that's... More 

Thank MNSQ575
Missouri City, Texas
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great little, and it is little, Tex-Mex restaurant in Alpine. It's a few blocks off the main drag and not the fanciest looking place in town, either. However, I have never been disappointed here with any of my selections. It appears to be more of a local hangout than tourist spot, which is always good. Menu is your typical Texas... More 

Thank Ron S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 E. Ave. H, Alpine, TX 79830
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: +1 432-837-2842

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