We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Monterrey Cafe

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
118 N Texas Blvd, Weslaco, TX 78596-5302
+1 956-968-7811
Website
Today
07:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Tue 07:00 - 22:00
Wed 07:00 - 16:00
Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 30: English reviews
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Have dined there several times and while the Mexican food is traditional, I find the servings are quite modest. Biscuits and gravy is a single biscuit with thin gravy. Service is marginal - I had a side order of 5 strips of bacon and got two, and my ticket was wrong when I finally got one. Been there several times... More 

Helpful?
Thank Arobat
Harlingen
Level Contributor
81 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Worth the drive to the mid valley for this home style cooking and service. Always clean and friendly we love the muffin tops! Haven't had a bad meal yet! Recommend the fajitas and the quicky!

Helpful?
1 Thank Abelglz713
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Had the chicken fried steak and it was horrible fries were soggy just a bad meal steack is the size of a mcdonalds patty

Helpful?
Thank dsaenz641
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for something quick, we were very surprised, the breakfast tacos were big, tortillas were great, our breakfast was really good, my daughter had 2 strips and gravy..loved the gravy, the fries were not that great, overall Great

Helpful?
Thank Letty D
Level Contributor
23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I really enjoy this restaurant and keep coming back. The Mexican food is awesome, the Menudo, Tacos. But what I personally enjoy best of all is the Fried Chicken plate with fries.

Helpful?
Thank BPmeangreen
McAllen, Texas
Level Contributor
34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Real inexpensive and huge servings of food. Very delicious and very friendly service. If your on a budget, this is the place to go with family.

Helpful?
Thank v85j88
Bremen, Maine
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I needed to get a final Mexican food fix before returning to the east coast and picked his place based on reviews seen online. The reviews we not misleading. The Miga's were very good and the salsa was amazing. If you like traditional Mexican breakfast food served in a local setting I would highly suggest this place. The staff was... More 

Helpful?
Thank tsuir_baka
Mercedes, Texas
Level Contributor
30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Have eaten many different items and all have been very tasty. The decor leaves some to be desired but the fresh food makes up for it.

Helpful?
Thank Cathy C
Weslaco, Texas
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Excellent Mexican cuisine. All plates are very well served. A little pricy, but worth it. Good costumer service.

Helpful?
Thank karlas152
Mission
Level Contributor
181 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Monterrey Cafe was started by a man who had worked for Keno Cafe, which was started in 1933. unfortunately Keno's closed this year. If someone liked Keno's they should try this cafe. I think they have a larger menu than Keno's, particularly Mexican food. They retained a Chicken Fried Steak that is similar to Keno's. The steak is large and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Gillum S

Travellers who viewed Monterrey Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Monterrey Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Cuisine
Mexican, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 N Texas Blvd, Weslaco, TX 78596-5302
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Weslaco
  • Phone Number: +1 956-968-7811

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Monterrey Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?