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Papa Chon's Mexican Restaurant

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310 Owens St, Big Spring, TX 79720-3039
+1 432-264-1711
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Amarillo, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It's was decent food for the price. Personally, I think I can make better Mexican food. The service was good and the establishment was clean

Thank peterson10113
Carrizo Springs, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We found out they close at 9 pm so we had like 25 minutes to get there so I figured they would give us these ugly faces. They were glad to seat a big group of 25 of us and provided great service with a smile and food was pretty good. I had the red enchiladas which great. I was... More 

Thank md2ez
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Growing up in Big Spring, you had Carlos' and Spanish Inn- both very very good restaurants, still there banging out great Mexican. Now when we visit Papa Chon's is the way to go- a spacious restaurant with fresh food and great service. Owned by the Rodriguez family who held the pinnacle of Mexican food in Big Spring (Casa Blanca), they... More 

Thank Dustin W
CLEBURNE, United States
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5 reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Great atmosphere, great food and decent service make this a place to visit. We've eaten here a couple of times, the first time our service was excellent but the second it was just average. The food makes it worth going back.

Thank Audie J
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Really a great place for a large group to come visit. Enjoy the for o d and the atmosphere! Our waitress aS very good and was a great person for our large group!

Thank Janet I
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I visited with some friends, and the place was recommended by the hotel and it was good that we tried it out. The food was awesome

1 Thank Bertin A
Redondo Beach, California
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Friendly staff and a very extensive menu. One of the better Mexican places in Big Springs with daily specials and a full bar. The owner is usually there and it has a family feel.

1 Thank Bedfordse
Big Spring, Texas
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We eat here every Friday night. My husband and I split Fajiatas for one. It is plenty for two old people. The margaritas are the best I've had anywhere. Just got back from Santa Fe and margaritas here are so good.

1 Thank beverkyl
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 May 2016

On of my favorites with family or friends. Good food with a full bar. The wait staff are friendly and the menu covers just about every type of Mexican and american cuisine. The prices are reasonable and reservations are not required. Parking is adequate on site.

1 Thank P8763NPpaulb
Big Spring, Texas
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Their food is most of the time plain with no flavor. I love mexican food but most the time dont come to this one.

Thank Spencer T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 Owens St, Big Spring, TX 79720-3039
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Big Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 432-264-1711

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?