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The Mighty Cone

2512 Rio Grande, At the Corner of Rio Grande and 26th St, Austin, TX
+1 512-383-9609
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
“tortillas” (7 reviews)
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American, Fast food
2512 Rio Grande, At the Corner of Rio Grande and 26th St, Austin, TX
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11 - 20 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2016

Part of the appeal here is the presentation. We found the Monster cone to be good but the breading overwhelmed the flavor of the chicken, avocado and shrimp.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I'm going to save you money, time and frustration. Order the chicken and shrimp combo. You won't have to experiment with other vendors and be disappointed. You won't waste time standing in numerous lines trying to find that perfect culinary surprise. You'll save money avoiding...More

Thank George A
Reviewed 28 April 2016

An amazing conglomeration in a paper cup that should be just that, but man oh man, does the combination work. This one I'll stand in line for. Well, a little while, anyway. I used to be sort of regular there when they were on SOCO,...More

Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you haven't eaten a Mighty Cone, you're kidding yourself. The best food n this town comes from a food truck, period. The chicken is classic, but try the combo with avocado - perfection!

Thank CocoDo5
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Who knew I would love coleslaw and chicken in a cone. It was absolutely amazing! I am so glad I found this place!

Thank SeeAllYouCanSee
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I came at about 7:30pm and there were some people in the food truck area on a Thursday night, but not crowded. I ordered the fried chicken and colesaw cone, which is the aforementioned ingredients wrapped in a flour tortilla shell. It was actually pretty...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 13 October 2015

While at Austin City Limits Music Festival this year, we tried the Hot and Crunchy Chicken Cone and Hot and Crunchy Chicken/Avocado Cone from The Mighty Cone and they were both AMAZING. The sauce they put on there was delicious. Would seek this place out...More

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

This is absolutely awesome dish. The chicken is cooked perfectly and the slaw is absolute perfection. I had to go back and have another one the same day. I probably could of had three. I will absolutely recommend this to everyone I talk to good...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I had the monster cone (Shrimp, chicken, avocado each "fried" in an amazing batter and then topped with some delicious sauce... all fantastic). Paired with the cheese sticks in jalapeno ranch, this lunch was decadent and fantastic.

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Pretty much just meh to me and this is an averaged rating. Hubby really liked it but I wasn't so impressed....like at ALL. We ordered the Monster cone, some fries, and an espresso shake. The shrimp were tasteless underneath all that coating (which was good...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2512 Rio Grande, At the Corner of Rio Grande and 26th St, Austin, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-383-9609
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