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El Papa's

814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
+1 956-943-7133
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“mexican plate” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
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814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are regular customers at El Papa’s when in town. We have a home in LIV, so we do not have to travel far. Food is consistently delicious, doesn’t matter if for breakfast or lunch. The homemade flour tortillas are huge and oh so good....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank humynbrd
Reviewed 23 July 2018

As the restaurant we were going to was closed we called El Papas for carry out in order to make another appointment on time. We ordered the chicken enchiladas and they were delicious along with the rice and beans. This was our first experience with...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

When we travel, we like to eat where the locals eat. We decided to give El Papas a try. My husband and I had the all you can eat Mexican plate and the kids all had the fajita tacos. I will start with the good....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank melissad707
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We tried this restaurant because of the good reviews. They did not disappoint. It is a local spot with good food. It's not on the main strip but, worth the short drive. It's small but still great! Will go back!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank shenal l
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to El Papas numerous times this winter season. Clean tablecloths make the atmosphere homey and the prices can’t be beat. Try the tostadas they’re delicious. Top it off with Sopapias and your sweet tooth will be satisfied.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We asked for and the owner graciously agreed to prepare dinners for our group after regular business hours. She prepared beef and cheese enchiladas, rice and beans for 50. They were delicious and we had so many good remarks about their meal. Since that time...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Excellent food generous portions and great service. They handled an unannounced group of 29 with out a hitch. Everyone was pleased with their meal.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This restaurant deserves a 10 for value. It is located off the main drag. The interior is mostly clean. Service was OK but some language difficulties. Broad menu. We were there for breakfast. Good selection. The migas Mexicano was good. Spice was nice. The egg...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank james k
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Yummy! We love this place for its authentic Mexican food and amazing service. It's a small hidden place, but worth the drive!!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank ilymuniz
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We have dined here four times. Once on a Wednesday and had the all you can eat Mexican and three times on Friday for the all you can eat shrimp. We usually come with friends and sometimes the guys will keep track of the shrimp...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank dvandrv
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 S Garcia St, Port Isabel, TX 78578-4301
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-7133
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