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The Patio on Guerra

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Steakhouse, International
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116 South 17th St., McAllen, TX 78501
956-661-9100
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful Experience

Took wife here for 25th Anniversary. We were pleasantly surprised that our reserved table had a "Happy 25th Anniversary" with our names on it when we got there. The service was excellent and the soft guitar playing was superb. We had Steak and Lobster and it was great. Our waiter even gave us... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
MikeBn
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McAllen, TX
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McAllen, TX
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Took wife here for 25th Anniversary. We were pleasantly surprised that our reserved table had a "Happy 25th Anniversary" with our names on it when we got there. The service was excellent and the soft guitar playing was superb. We had Steak and Lobster and it was great. Our waiter even gave us a surprise for desert. It is somewhat... More 

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Weslaco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Hands down by the far, The best place to enjoy a top notch dinner out on the town. Starting from the atmosphere, live guitar music playing through out the restaurant, the ambience glowing at every angle. The friendly and very knowledgable staff to offer recommendations, tips and assist you with the wide selection of the items on the menu. We... More 

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Wonderful venue and experienced staff, great food, I recommend the quail and the buffalo meat. Great bar with experienced bartender, try the Moscow mule....

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great service, delicious food, and just an extremely pleasant experience. Enjoyable music some nights a week!!

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The Woodlands, Texas
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Every other steak house was closed on Monday so when we got down the list we jumped on this place. Excellent food and service. They really pay attention to details. Clean and really cool place. They have an awesome patio for music. I would go back for that.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I loved the music and the friendly environment, I was not completely blown away with the food but it was good. I will for sure come back when in the valley again.

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The food and ambiance is great. There are both indoor and outdoor seats and they had a person playing live. Perfect place for a romantic date. Also its located on 17th street so after dinner you can go out to one of the many bars or clubs there.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Came here on a business dinner. The ambiance is sophisticated but relaxed, and tasteful decor The place was loud because of all the hard surface and no carpet. The sound is not absorbed by any soft surface (no carpet, tile only). Other than that , everything was great. I had the rack of lamb. it was wonderful. There was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This place has the very best chef......Mr. Jose Luis Hernandez!!! He never disappoints! The ceviche is awesome!

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Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very nice place with great food and great service. Highly recommend the halibut and the steaks look good too. Give it a try.

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Address: 116 South 17th St., McAllen, TX 78501
Phone Number: 956-661-9100
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
Cuisine: Steakhouse, International

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  • Address: 116 South 17th St., McAllen, TX 78501
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McAllen
  • Phone Number: 956-661-9100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, International

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