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Isabel's Cafe

State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
+1 956-943-5082
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast tacos” (13 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“mexican plate” (5 reviews)
Mexican, Cafe
State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best breakfast and lunch cafe here with homemade American and Mexican choices. The whole menu is served until afternoon closing. The prices are very reasonable My favorite is breakfast taco (contodo) and “small” is larger than plate so is a full meal . It is...More

Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just across the bridge from the island. Great food. Good selection of food. Great service. Totally awesome prices. Three of us ate for $14! Total locals-type place. Good for all ages.

Thank MerryMaryHart
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Best tortillas I’ve ever had. Migas were delicious. Service was superb. Very reasonably priced. Will definitely return.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 6 January 2018

food is delicious ---service very friendly and efficient---we will definitely be back---we both had enchiladas and were most plased

Thank cozimoto
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice servers, fun little atmosphere, great breakfast tacos. I go the Contodos which is everything. I tried the bacon for meat, and the chorizo. Both were great. Get the fajitas enchilada style as something to share. Delicious and different.

Thank Joshua D
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and as soon as I looked at the menu I knew I had made a mistake. The prices are so low it was scary. We both had the plate #2 which had a beef taco, enchilada, and what they list as...More

Thank Cusinario
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Isabel's is a must eat when in the valley. The family run restaurant is a Port Isabel landmark and the food and service are top notch.

Thank crystalenn
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Good coffee, good breakfast, good prices. Yes, it very home style cooking but that's what I love about it. Chicken fried steak, add a couple of eggs, yummy. Huge tacos, huge pancakes, oh yea..

1  Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The breakfast was amazingly delicious the breakfast tacos were huge and home made salsa the atmosphere is very friendly and clean

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast here has always been good, but this time I was here for lunch and had their Mexican Plate. It was very good, and they have the best salsa.

Thank Brian A
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Joshua D
2 January 2018|
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Response from Brian A | Reviewed this property |
they serve breakfast anytime, but only open until 3 everyday, and closed on Thursdays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: +1 956-943-5082
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