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Lucky Cafe

3831 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905-2508
+1 915-532-2834
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good11%
  • Average44%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“dennys” (2 reviews)
“menudo” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, American, Spanish
PRICE
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LOCATION
3831 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905-2508
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Unpretentious and friendly, local and efficient service, and good tasty home-style mexican food, menudo, rancho huevos, warm with chatter and neighbourhood customers, wandering streeetsingers, just great! To me this is quintessential El Paso.

Thank provencherjim
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great Mexican dishes with their specialty being menudo. Authentic Mexican food but also serves up some great tasting cheeseburgers! Service is good .

Thank George M
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This place was great. My husband and I were initially going to IHOP or Dennys but we figured let's try something new. And we were glad. They have menudo every day, they are are open 24/7 and their food was really good. We came here...More

Thank Yolanda D
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Had the Mexican plate. Really good Chile rellno and tacos. Enchiladas I did not care for. Some of the best Salsa I have had. I actually bought some to go it was that good. It's got a bite.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 17 January 2016

The breakfast was great, I really loved the hash browns and the coffee was perfect. My server was very nice at 3:00am. I had to fly out of El Paso at 6:30am so this place is a perfect little stop.

Thank organicplantation
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We stopped by to pick up some take out. Place was not so clean. We weren't sure if the cook was paying us any attention because he is the one that you give your order to. He got our order right and they aren't greedy...More

1  Thank Sabina S
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

If you are not a knowledgable local you'll not know about it! The Menudo is one of the best I've found on El Paso!!! Caldo de Rez was great. Prices are more then reasonable. Diner style service. The other night a Car club stopped by...More

Thank knightofrain
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Like one of the older reviews says bad to poor service from the lady short hair ordered the chile relleno burrito and nothing available for that also ordered tacos de barbacoa and the menu was wrong according to the lady

Thank Renatillo
Reviewed 2 September 2014

It is a small little place but cozy and the food is made right there in front of you. I like the menudo and the beef tacos are great. It has been in the same location since I was a child.

Thank vlvalen
Reviewed 19 April 2013 via mobile

Honestly the food is good. But as soon u come in and if u saw the two blond ladies run!!! Their service is the worst I have ever gotten they don't care maybe they are owners Or just every time they have a bad day!!...More

Thank ponchoiram
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Average prices
US$8
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3831 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-532-2834
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