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Montelongo Mexican Restaurant

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3021 Clovis Rd, Lubbock, TX 79415-1607
(806) 762-3068
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Wonderful breakfast!

We came around 8:15 on a Monday morning and had our food on the table very fast. The service is nice, the portions are perfect, and the food tastes great. There are good flavors in everything, and its not expensive at all. Can't wait to come try them out for lunch!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Brenna W
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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We came around 8:15 on a Monday morning and had our food on the table very fast. The service is nice, the portions are perfect, and the food tastes great. There are good flavors in everything, and its not expensive at all. Can't wait to come try them out for lunch!

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Hartford, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I was in the mood for a breakfast burrito and went online to check what was available and I was surprised to see Montelongo,s on the list. I went in and it was practically empty that time of the morning on a Saturday. I had two burritos and coffee and was under 10 dollars. Good food and quick service and... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Its not the best in my book but it was dang good. I thought the selection was lacking a little bit but hey this is just an opinion. The staff was top notch on friendliness. Will go again

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Mountain View, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I never would have discovered Montelongo without the assistance of a local. The food is authentic and home-made. The service was very good. Beware, the salsa is quite hot but very favorful. I had the chile relleno; not quite as good as the chile relleno at Durango's but it beats anything I get at home in CA.

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Lubbock, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This family-owned business has been around for a long time and offers good authentic Mexican food. The hot sauce has a great kick, to say the least, and go great with the fresh chips. The breakfast burritos are perfect to start the morning off right. The #5 is also highly recommended as well as the enchiladas. Perfect lunch spot for... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My family and I have been going to this place for years (almost every week) The owner has never asked our names, the service is HORRIBLE and the last time we went the hostess sat 2 families ahead of ours when we had been there WAY longer. Food can be a hit or a miss. I would rather go to... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We went on the recommendation of locals. Easy to find from our hotel, fast services and great prices. Delicious salsa to start the meal. Excellent food, totally homemade taste. Can't wait to go back.

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lubbock, Texas, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I was not expecting the best when I went, but from the reviews I read I thought that it was going to be good. I was wrong. The tortillas were homemade and delicious. The beans tasted canned. The carne guisada had good flavor but meat was tough and fatty. I had a lot of fat in my burrito I got... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

I ordered food from Montelongo. Barbacoa had little meat in it, it had more fat in it than meat. Gross!! My wife ordered fajitas and she said it was too tough to eat. I'll never eat from this restaurant again,disgusting!!

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Midland, Texas
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

If you want really good Tex-Mex you have to go to Montelongo's Yes the location is not the best(far north side of town on the Clovis Highway) and the building is dated on the outside think 60's diner, it's what is inside that makes it worth the trip. Absolutely the best Tex-Mex short of El Paso and I eat a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3021 Clovis Rd, Lubbock, TX 79415-1607
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lubbock
  • Phone Number: (806) 762-3068

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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