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Mary Lou's Cafe

) #607 of 4,022 Restaurants in San Antonio ££ - £££ Mexican, Latin, Spanish
4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
+1 210-396-7909
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
££ - £££
4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

I just had a party for my 85-year-old mom there. I had 46 guests and I must say they were well served. The waiters were on top of things and very polite. The food was delicious. They have a patio area that you can also...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

i went to mary lou's restaurant on mccullough on monday for lunch.i had the green enchiladas which the waiter highly recommend and he was right. the plate came with refried beans and rice. it was plentiful and i could not finish it and very tasty....More

Thank ruth f
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great, late breakfast. Always been a good to restaurant for me, when i'm in the area. Their tradional Tex Mex breakfast selections are consistantly excellent. I had the egg white omelette with refried beans and cubed hash bronze potatoes and excellent, large corn...More

Thank moondog45
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Introduced to this place a few years ago by a friend. I am from SA and have eaten Mexican food my whole life (59 yrs old). This is the type of Mexican food I remember as a kid. In my opinion, best puffy tacos in...More

Thank cerrycel
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had family of 17 for Friday night. Atmosphere welcoming, casual but nice dress, service attentive, Happy hour to 7 pm great! Super fresh hot chips & homemade salsa. Delicious borracho beans. Tasty Mexican dishes.

Thank Texan224
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Whenever I'm in town I head over to Mary Lou's for a pancake with strawberries/whip cream and a huge potato and egg taco. They have strong coffee and their tortillas remind me of my Grandmother's. The margarita's were a bit expensive and small but they...More

Thank Cat B
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

First time visiting . Corn and flour tortillas were the best ! Our waiter was great . We ordered pollo de caldo , gets a 5 . The carne guisada a 8, menudo gets a 8. Think next visit will be breakfast tacos. The over...More

Thank Karen6464
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Today my sisters and children went there to eat after church. The restaurant was not extremely busy but we had to wait 20 mins for a table. There were 6 in our party and we were the only one's waiting for a table. I noticed...More

2  Thank Erma G
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

The original place was down the street from my moms on the Southside that used to be a home converted to a restaurant. That same style food has been extended here and is fantastic. Don't go for drinks and margaritas, go for the food and...More

Thank Alfonso C
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We spotted this Mexican restaurant as we were driving down McCullough Road, heading for one of our favorite Mexican restaurants near downtown San Antonio. Decided to try this one instead and did not regret the choice. A Crispy Chicken Taco, Bean Chalupa and a couple...More

Thank Fahrvergnuegte
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9 May 2016|
Response from Alfonso C | Reviewed this property |
same menu all day....try the enchiladas verdes or puffy tacos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4405 McCullough Ave, San Antonio, TX 78212-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > North Central
  • Neighbourhood: North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-396-7909
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