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Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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2908 W. Loop 250 N, Midland, TX 79705
+1 432-685-3335
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Midland, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I sit at the bar and eat lunch every Thursday for the past 10 years. The bartender Marcus has been taking care of my every need this entire time he is a true friend to me and my family. His customer service is second to none. He knows what I want and never has to ask. This establishment is excellent... More 

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135 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at this one and the one in Lubbock Texas and they are both great ! The one in Midland is fairly new and is just gorgeous ! They spent a ton on this new building and interior. It is always super busy but usually doesn't take that long to get in and out. I recommend this place... More 

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Boston
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Midland for one night so we could fly out the next day. As usual we relied on TA to steer us to a good place and this restaurant didn't disappoint. Probably one of the best Mexican places I've been too but we come from the Northeast so we don't have places like this. Service, food, drinks, atmosphere,... More 

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Thank steve-USABoston
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

We're so happy that you stopped by! Thanks for wonderful review about your experience. We hope to see you soon if you're ever back in town. Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

Midland, Texas
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had the prime rib for Sunday brunch and it was very tasty. It took quite a while to be served but gave us time to have our delicious Margaritas. Make sure you get there early because the line and wait time is always bad on Sunday.

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Thank Nancy B
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed the Prime Rib! Thank you for the wonderful review and we hope to see you back soon when you are in the area. Thanks, Kenneth Crowe, GM More 

Midland, Texas
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Everything I've ever eaten at Abuelo's has been outstanding. The service is top notch, the atmosphere is airy and upbeat, but the food is the best Tex-Mex you can get. Sure wish this restaurant could go national.

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Thank deffntish1975
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review! We have 38 Abuelo's restaurants in 13 different states nationwide, and are growing to other markets. We appreciate the kind words about your experience and look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

Midland, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice environment. Excellent food. Love going to Abuelo's whether I'm with just my husband or a large group of people.

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Thank donnal327
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

So glad to hear this! Thanks for the wonderful review and we hope to see you soon. Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

Midland, Texas
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and food was really good. Also, we had the new grilled orange margarita and it was excellent.

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Thank NMills2013
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our new El Jefe Margarita. We look forward to seeing you back soon. Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The food here is very delicious! I love the salsa sampler you get with the tortilla chips. I ordered the pork tenderloin abrigada it was very good and the pork tenderloin is very tender. The enchiladas are great and authentic. One con was that we sat close to the entrance by the hostess area and it was cold that day... More 

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Thank Brittany V
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal, however I apologize you were uncomfortable with the seating. Next time, please ask your server or the hostess to change tables, and they will be happy to move you to a different table. We want all of our guests to be comfortable while dining with us. Thank you for the... More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The quality of service and the quality of food were most excellent. Our server Manuel(hope that is the correct spelling) was five stars all the way.

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Thank Wayne J
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Manuel's hard work will not go unnoticed. We are so glad you had a good dining experience and hope to see you soon! Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

Midland, Texas
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89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We waited about 15 minutes for a table during the 12:00 rush. Had a great waitress. Food was served reasonably quick and was hot. All orders were correct and were very good. We will return.

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Thank onesies1
AbuelosManagers, General Manager at Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear you had a wonderful dining experience! Thank you for the kind review and we look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks, Craig Carpenter, GM More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2908 W. Loop 250 N, Midland, TX 79705
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 432-685-3335

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