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Los TIOS Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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4840 Beechnut St, Houston, TX 77096-1604
+1 713-660-6244
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Green Bay
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

generous portions. delicious food. very attentive service. probably the best mexican and tex mex we've ever eaten. not busy.

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Thank Tina P
Houston, Texas
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to this location for over 20 years. The food, margaritas and service are always good and consistent. Not every Mexican restaurant still has the cheese puff on the menu, but they still do. Gotta have my Los Tios fix once a month!

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Thank LWL6
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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278 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The restaurant is located across from Meyerland Mall and parking was limited. We went there for lunch and the place was very busy with a constant flow of customers. Many were recognized by the staff by name and were apparent regulars. They have a limited lunch menu which was more than adequate. Servings are large, well seasoned and flavorful and... More 

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Thank JimH88011
Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a good, reliable tex mex restaurant. The chips are crisp and both red and green salsas are tasty. My family reported the frozen margaritas to be very good. The service was attentive without being intrusive. We ordered a variety of standard dishes (fajitas, enchiladas, rice, beans, guacamole etc) and everything tasted good. There is a good mix of... More 

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Thank ESD2011
Houston
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This used to be a wonderful restaurant. We have been going here for many years. Now service is very slow. Only the water and iced tea servers do a great job. Took us 20 minutes to receive our food, and it was cold! Waitress had an attitude when we brought it to her attention. Re-served same food, but heated up!... More 

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Thank 719helenc
Houston, Texas
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171 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Chicken enchiladas were better than i remember. Service was fast and efficient. Enjoyed the food and the company.

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Thank William D
Houston, Texas
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

Great Mexican food is you don't mind calories, greasy, and cholesterol. Excellent Chile con Queso, Enchiladas, and Guacamole salad. Excellent Margarita which I asked the Bar Tender to make from scratch with Lime Juice instead of a mix.

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Thank Dana S
Houston, Texas
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234 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We haven't visited Los Tios since before the flooding in May 2015. It looks like they have had 75% of the staff turn over. Service was excellent and the food was very good. I was impressed with the support servers (chips/drinks/etc) as they were on top of their game. I had a stuffed puffy taco with beef fajita meet and... More 

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Thank TTJFamily
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Just ok. Old and full of older people. The food was just ok but it seems like there is a large following from the local area. Don't think it is up to current standards.

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Thank Mknmraz
Fort Davis, Texas
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Los Tois in the early days was a perfect place to eat after a long weekend on the lake. Many good times were had, and for the most part food was Great and reasonably priced.This was back in the early late 80's and 90's I still enjoy going there but many thing's have changed in the long history of the... More 

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Thank Bruce B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4840 Beechnut St, Houston, TX 77096-1604
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-660-6244

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