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Mama Chole's

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Hwy 83 North, Leakey, TX 78873
830-232-6111
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Job!

The chips and salsa were very good and the dinner was great! The service was friendly and very efficient!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
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Bandera, Texas
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Bandera, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The chips and salsa were very good and the dinner was great! The service was friendly and very efficient!

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Portland, Oregon
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It was the Tuesday after Memorial Day and Leakey was pretty much asleep. We defaulted here for dinner and the food was good. But no beer. Because the rest of the town was "closed" the place was fairly busy, but the service was good.

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Abilene, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Had lunch at Mama Chole's & it was awesome. Great service & great food! Homemade tortillas, great chicken enchiladas! Would go back in a minute.

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txyz
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48 reviews 48 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Every year we camp down on the Frio and every year we make a trip into Leakey to eat at Mama Chole's. Very local, family owned vibe- good traditional Mexican food and reasonable prices.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I've eaten here often and never felt disappointed. I've only eaten the cheese enchiladas and the carne guisada. I will go back.

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Austin, Texas
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Always a favorite when traveling to the Frio River! Our visit would not be complete with Mama Chole's. My favorite is the Sue Taco, but everything is good. Love the salsa there. :)

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Katy, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We were looking for a place to eat for a party of 8. The place is small, but sitting us wasn't a problem. The food was homemade and good. Our waitress was very quick and efficient.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Three couples had some of the best Mexican food we've ever had. The Carne Guisada plate was delishous and the same beef was used for the burrito. The flour tortilla chips were a welcome surprise to the usual tough corn chips. There is absolutely nothing fancy about this restaurant, but the waitress works hard to please everyone.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

These people really know what they are doing. We frequent this place whenever we are in the area. Family friendly, they have THE BEST cheese enchiladas in all of TEXAS!!

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Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I have to say that I was not impressed with Mama Chole's. I ordered fajita chicken quesadillas which consisted of boiled chicken, onion and a consistency of cheese which appeared to be Cheese Whiz between flour tortillas. My friend ordered a burrito dish which appeared to be more an enchilada dish than a burrito. The one waitress spent a great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hwy 83 North, Leakey, TX 78873
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Leakey
  • Phone Number: 830-232-6111
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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