We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Write a Review

45 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    29
    10
    5
    1
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Carrizo Springs, Texas
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

this place has some great food clean location not to mention the waiter staff friendly and very knowledgeable on whats on there menu.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Ordered the Fajita and andouille sausage pizza but the flavor was terrible and it was burnt on most edges.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Andover, Kansas, United States
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Each of us ordered something different so we could sample each others. The Blue Onion flatbread which is their signature dish, boasts of roasted garlic and onion. Very Tasty. We also tasted the grilled veg with pesto which needed salt or a cheese. The all meat offering was good. The chicken pest was also ordered and was good. Portion size... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Was craving a great salad for dinner after heavy Mexican lunch. We pulled in the parking lot of one of many shopping centers and thought... blah.... when we arrived the greeting was quick and the staff super friendly. The ice tea was dark and strong (unlike our lunch iced tea weak). We all ordered salads and found that the grilled... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Was in the area for business and went to dinner here with our clients. This location had a really good bottled beer selection. The food was amazing. I order a Calzone and was a little worried that there would be too much sauce or dough. When I got my food I was really surprised. Very Little sauce on the inside... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburg, TX
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The Blue Onion is a quaint spot with super fresh salads, amazing dips to enjoy with their homemade flatbread, sandwiches, and pizzas. Everything is made with high-quality ingredients. Prices are reasonable and the staff is friendly and helpful. Great place for a date or couple's night out. Small but well-chosen beer and wine list.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Waterville
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Not much to look at but the food is great. Staff is wonderful. A nice selection of beers. A must stop if you are tired of eating Mexican food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburg, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The calzones are our family favorites but all of the food is delicious. The Tuesday gumbo and Friday stew are a few of the daily specials that keep you coming back. The prices are very reasonable, the service is wonderful, and all of the staff is always friendly.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Weslaco, Texas
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Blue Onion has the best black bean soup I have ever tasted! The sandwiches are filling and healthy. My husband likes to taste the different beers from local brewries. Bar staff very knowledable regarding varieties of beer and other alcohol. Restaurant staff very friendly and the service is exceptional. We frequent this rsstaurant at least 4 times a month....it is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Harlingen
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great service, wonderful food with special emphasis on the grilled chicken salad which is our winner for lunch. My wife and I are there almost every Friday for lunch. Reasonable prices and it is A one on our list.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Blue Onion also viewed

 

Been to Blue Onion? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Blue Onion

Address: 925 Dove Ave., McAllen, TX 78504
Phone Number: (956) 682-9884
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing