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Cueva de Leon

) #5 of 10 Restaurants in Fort Davis ££ - £££ Mexican,
611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
+1 432-426-3801
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (37 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cueva de León is the only restaurant open on Saturday night in Fort Davis. This has been the case for a long time, so I was confused why they ran out of food. They knew it is the busy season and that the visitors had...More

Thank rgte
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on my way to the observatory star party to kill time. Service was so slow, I barely left on time to make it there! Service wasn't bad, it was just lazy. Taco shells were chewy (as in stale), hard tortilla on enchiladas. Below average...More

Thank Noé R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The buffet is very reasonably priced. The food is excellent and the service is really good. I suggest this mexican restaurant over others in ft davis

Thank gilbert a
Reviewed 16 June 2017

when a Mexican restaurant has good salsa, you know the rest is going to be good. They were out of fajitas and shredded chicken (what Mexican restaurants run out of those?!), but our cheese enchiladas and guac chalupas were good.

Thank afmel
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Best Part of our dinner experience was the meal, when we got it. Was a nice evening so we sat outside. Trash on ground all around the patio - kinda diminishes atmosphere. Waited forever for service. A nice man who seemed to only be cleaning...More

Thank Rick K
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I WOULD give this small town restaurant a break if only one or two things had gone wrong, however it was a disaster from minute one. Right off the bat, let me tell you the worst part - THE waitress (the ONLY waitress) dropped an...More

Thank stayce33
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Fajitas for two was a hit. It was good and actually too much meat for us. My comment at the time was that the place could actually make it in the big city. My thought is that there's literally only a few places to eat...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and mother and I had dinner here. We had the Saturday night Buffett and it was really good. The price was very reasonable and the food was great. The wait staff was very friendly as well. We will be coming back.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We ate here for lunch. We ordered stuffed Poblano peppers. They were a little greasy, but still good. Chips and salsa were really good!

Thank Texas_traveler77833
Reviewed 18 May 2017

In an area with extremely limited options for places to eat out, Cueva de Leon was a decent place to eat with decent food and decent prices.

Thank Joel I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 North State Street - Hwy 17, Fort Davis, TX 79734
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 432-426-3801
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