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Garcia's Mexican Food Restaurant

1917 Dutton Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-5992
+1 512-392-7600
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“enchiladas” (21 reviews)
“taco” (6 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
1917 Dutton Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-5992
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Tortilla soup is on their lunch menu called the soup special. It can be ordered anytime. It comes with a chalupa. Their hot sauce is almost too hot, but their queso is great on their homemade chips.

Thank Charles J
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Not sure what everyone likes other than you can get the food cheap. Average bland and not the best portion sizes. Salsa was pretty mild but they do have a spicier one that is hotter and more flavorable. Service was good. We would not wait...More

Thank gustav2011
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Title says it all. Always flavorful without too much heat (that what the salsa is for). Daily specials and good service.

1  Thank Leenarino
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We were attending a conference in San Marcos and was looking for a place to eat. We found Garcia's and it is very good. Large menu with plenty of Tex mex selection. Very reasonably priced and attentive wait staff.

1  Thank Bassinbob
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and the family that owns the restaurant is really nice. The queso is the best I have ever eaten. The nachos are really good and the prices are great for the amount of food.

1  Thank todibel
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Always popular; incredibly tasty salsa (hot sauce); great service, and food, two separate locations. Does not taste like Mexican TV dinners. This food is made with love.

1  Thank fm032017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I really liked the lighting and the fact that I could hear the conversation going on at the table. Great refried beans, hot sauce and chalupas.

1  Thank Kerisa M
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Food is pretty good here, chips are outstanding, salsa pretty good. Where this place lacks is its customer service. We arrived for supper one night and waited for 20 minutes before we even got chips and salsa. Drinks were slow to refill, a couple of...More

1  Thank hd c
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a great place for any meal of the day. Breakfast is served all day. The chips they bring to the table are the BEST. They are unique in that they are light and have a wonderful taste, not just a corn chip. They...More

Thank Islandgirl409
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Garcia's Mexican Food Restaurant was recommended by several folks at the Lion's Club where we went tubing earlier in the day. The food was good and reasonably priced. They offer a happy hour; however, their margarita machine has apparently worked intermittently for months, and they...More

Thank K B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1917 Dutton Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666-5992
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-392-7600
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