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Spanish Inn Restaurant

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200 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1504
+1 432-267-5871
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Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grew up eating at the Spanish Inn, 25 years later the food is still just plain but darn good Mexican food

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Thank Marc B
West Monroe, Louisiana
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Food was awesome and waitress did a great job. I had not eaten there since I was a kid in 1976. Thank you for continuing great food and service.

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Thank kingjudd
Big Spring, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Great food reasonable prices and excellent service. One of the best places to eat in Big Spring. A must try. They have been around since 1947

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Thank Cl L
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130 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Worst food I had been served in years. The #3 special was horrible. And my husband's quesadilla was just as bad. $20 down the toilet right next to the food we were served. NEVER AGAIN!!😱😡

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Thank Mjaj2
Austin, Texas
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79 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Very rarely do I order anything at a Tex-Mex Restaurant other than Cheese and Onion Enchiladas with Carne Sauce. This was my order at the Spanish Inn. The flavor of the Carne Sauce was unique and wonderful. The customer service was great; not intrusive but just enough engagement. The atmosphere was old school Tex-Mex, not the new and fake facades... More 

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Thank Craig M
Buda, Texas
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Eaten here many times growing up in BS. One of my favorite places to eat--brings back family memories. Celebrated my Great Aunts 97th birthday in the party room

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Thank John H
Texas
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

After having a bad experience at the Snyder, Texas location, I decided to try the Big Spring, Texas location a try. The good part was the service. It was nothing fancy, but the waitress actually filled the drinks on a regular basis. The bad part was the food. We ordered the #1 Spanish Inn special. There was a large amount... More 

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1 Thank Will794
Midland, Texas
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

If you are wanting to experience tex-mex dining at it's best this is the spot!!! If your group/family wants Mexican food and you're not in the mood... NO WORRIES!!! I recommend the grilled fish or cheeseburgers. You will definitely want to come back!!!

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Thank Michael R
Port Isabel, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

This restaurant has been family owned and operated since the 1940's. The staff was very accommodating to special requests. Plenty of food for items ordered. Not only Mexican but American food as well.

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4 Thank TJC5
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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108 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

We tried to eat at Carlos for lunch and it was closed so we came to the Spanish Inn. Glad we did. Immediately was waited on. The chips were fresh and the while the sauce was waterier, it was very zippy. The lunch special of taco and cheese enchilada was very tasty. Our friend had tamales with chili and they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1504
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Big Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 432-267-5871

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?