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Big Daddy's

1800 N Expressway, Brownsville, TX 78521-1543
+1 956-942-9464
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
17 Mar 2018
“What a great place ...”
15 Aug 2016
“Fantastic ”
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Mexican, American
1800 N Expressway, Brownsville, TX 78521-1543
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

After passing the Restaurant for the last 5 years without ever going in we gave it a try .. What a great service, low prices, tasty food and big portions. Hands down one of the best places in the valley despite the beaten looks ......More

Thank KaiUWulff
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This place was great! It was cheap and delicious! The people were really nice. Id recommend it to everyone!!

Thank alicia g
Reviewed 28 October 2015

My husband and I love to try new places. He is from Morocco, so any chance I get, I want to expose him to different types of food. We LOVED both the Barbacoa and Potato and Egg tacos. However, be warned that the tortillas are...More

Thank Dorene F
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Place has friendly servers, food is good, have been there for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Always crowded. Have good desserts and ice cream also. Serve a big plate of nacho's enough to share. Also have a large burger to serve like 5 people.

Thank Raul R
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Ate here for lunch while in town on business. Was looking for a place to celebrate National Hamburger Day and wanted something local. We took a chance on this place as one of my co-workers ate at a place in McAllen with the same name....More

Thank PvilleTexas
Reviewed 13 August 2013 via mobile

Everything about this place is dirty even the staff. They smell like they havent showered and deliver the food with sweat dripping off them. Not mention the ridiculous amount of demerits all the Big Daddys restaurants get.

Thank Jacquelyn A
Reviewed 20 December 2012

The restaurant on Central has closed. There is a new one on Central. It has the same atmosphere and food as the one on Boca Chica. I love the food. The people are great. I was dismayed to find out it got a lot of...More

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Tried their "Big Daddy" hamburger that came with thick-cut fries and a coke. Hamburger came on a grilled bun that was crisp and tasted great. Hambuger was crispy and flavorful. French-fries were thick-cut and not as crisp and flavorful as I'm used to. Many people...More

1  Thank djfluth
Reviewed 26 September 2012

good hamburgers but not better than new york deli. pleasant atmosphere. better than dairy queen whataburger or mcdonalds.

Thank asudarshan3
Reviewed 20 June 2012

Good mexican food...but by far, their burgers are the bomb!

Thank delfina c
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 N Expressway, Brownsville, TX 78521-1543
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Brownsville
  • Phone Number: +1 956-942-9464
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