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Juan in a Million

#164 of 3,189 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
American, Mexican
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2300 E. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702
(512) 472-3872
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7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 93
    Excellent
  • 60
    Very good
  • 33
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
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
Most recent review
my 2nd time , and i will be back soon

Good food, cheap price, nice servicE, waitress with Smiles on her lip all the time. Whats else you want huh ? Sometimes they have good deal on groupon.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
congchihan
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Austin, Texas
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
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199 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Austin, Texas
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

Good food, cheap price, nice servicE, waitress with Smiles on her lip all the time. Whats else you want huh ? Sometimes they have good deal on groupon.

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Houston, Texas
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

I'm not a fan of tex mex so finding this location based on the food traveling channel was great. The salsa spicy cold but great it's been awhile since I've had yellow chips but the taste was great. I ordered a basic breakfast but that's what I love. Scrambled eggs 2, fried beans, potatoes and additional side bacon. I had... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

It's a little "hole in the wall" restaurant! The owner greets you with a HUGE smile and his staff should is phenomenal! The food is totally amazing and plates are completely full. Make sure to try the Don Juan - you can literally feed 4 people (2 burritos each)! Don't leave Austin without trying this place!

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Charleston, South Carolina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Impossible to eat this huge breakfast taco. A $4.60 scrabble of eggs, potatoes and bacon topped with shredded cheese. Be prepared to be asked if you want extra tortillas the serving size is far greater than the two given (or for that matter the total of 4 I had). Maybe a little too much potatoes but none the less a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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100 reviews 100 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

try the Don Juan Taco, its a must have! It is enormous and after eating one, you will be set for the day.. and go on an empty stomach. I love their breakfast menu and their salsa! The service is great too!!

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London, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

A crowded dining room at 10am should have been the sign of good food. Maybe I missed something. No charm in the surroundings but that could be overlooked if the food made up for it. The coffee was typical of department store lunch counters 30 or 40 years ago. The migas was underwhelming. $10.65 for coffee and migas w/o cheese,... More 

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G-Patch, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

It doesn't matter if it's your first time in or your 100th, owner Juan Meza will make you think he's known you your whole life. The way he shook my hand and greeted me with a big smile, I was thinking, "have I met him before and just don't remember?" It's THAT kind of place. They're famous for "The Don"... More 

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Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The breakfast chorizo and eggs is a solid meal, which is spicy and well portioned. The flavor is nothing outstanding, but overall tasty and well worth the reasonable price. I have heard the lunch is better, but have not tried it yet.

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Texarkana, Texas
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183 reviews 183 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My kind of restaurant. Atmosphere and quality of food was as advertised. We love non-chain restaurants and good local food. We were not disappointed. Lunch special was a bargain. We will be back for breakfast the next time we are in Austin. BTW - welcome and strong hand shake from Juan was appreciated

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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Two words Don Juan. It's what they are famous for making. Basically put 3 breakfast taco s worth of filling in 1 tortilla. Here's a tip order 2 or 3 extra tortillas so you can enjoy all the goodness of the Don Juan. Get there early to avoid the long lines and wait. Cons: The tortilla are not that great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2300 E. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: (512) 472-3872

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?