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Magoo's Place

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Mexican
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905 E Avenue E, Alpine, TX 79830-5017
432-837-9951
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Basic Breakfast

Magoo's seems to be the place where the locals eat in Alpine. It was packed every morning we were in town during a weekend. There's nothing fancy with this place, which is A-ok with me. Great breakfast selection with a no-frills, basic approach. Quality ingredients and a good breakfast.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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Lubbock, Texas
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Lubbock, Texas
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Magoo's seems to be the place where the locals eat in Alpine. It was packed every morning we were in town during a weekend. There's nothing fancy with this place, which is A-ok with me. Great breakfast selection with a no-frills, basic approach. Quality ingredients and a good breakfast.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Standard breakfast items as well as Texmex offerings. Casual clean diner style restaurant. Friendly attentive wait staff. Good prices!

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We were in the Alpine/Marfa area for a long weekend, and this is the only restaurant we went to more than once. I would go back all the time if I could! It's nothing fancy to look at, but the locals love it and it's packed on Saturdays. Service was a little overwhelmed during the rush, but always friendly and... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Four of us enjoyed breakfast at Magoo's Place on the advice of the hosts at Lost Alaskan RV Park. They told us the pancakes were delicious and they were. Bacon and eggs were very good as well! Try Magoo's Place if you are in the area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Nice little local place..very busy. A lot of food for the price. Good service and pretty quick for how busy they were. Food was good but there isn't any special draw like homemade bread or anything.

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Salado, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Really good chicken fried steak, fried were kind of greasy. Service was good, not at all crowded. We enjoyed our stay in Alpine and were looking forward to eating here.

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Marfa, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

i luv idea of a greant breakfast grand slam plate ( denny has that i refer to) or full mexican or american meal plate. Pluss thot of ol friend Mr Mc Goo' frum cartoon fame and later a movie. ( not the same dude) Hope & plan to eat there again as if i can aford a day off frum... More 

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We ate here for breakfast Tuesday and for lunch on Wednesday. Both were great meals for our party of 5. Flavorful chorizo and not greasy at all. Great BLTs and the tacos were rated "very good" from our taco expert. The coffee was very good and service was quick and helpful. They do stop serving breakfast at 11 and won't... More 

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Green Valley, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Our favorite eating place in Alpine during a recent 3 day trip. Had both lunch and breakfast there. The hamburgers are very good. Think large, flavorful old style diner hamburger but not greasy. All for only $4. The breakfast was equally good and also a good value for the money. Both times the service was very good as well. Will... More 

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Alpine, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Great place....unassuming façade but good food and local folks! The hamburgers/cheeseburgers baskets are very good. Breakfast is good too!

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Address: 905 E Avenue E, Alpine, TX 79830-5017
Phone Number: 432-837-9951
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alpine
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 905 E Avenue E, Alpine, TX 79830-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: 432-837-9951

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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