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Franco's Cafe

2218 Martin Luther King Blvd, San Angelo, TX 76903-2849
325-653-8010
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Ranked #13 of 175 Restaurants in San Angelo
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English first
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The house salsa was one of the best i've ever had. Also had the chicken burrito it was decent. Service was great!!! Food was a great value as well.

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Watertown, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Not sure why ppl rave about this place, it was the high reviews that got me to go in the first place. No no no no no... This place is no better then Fuentes which I think is gross as well. Nasty reheated microwave, none seasoned texmex. Awful location won't go back for a city dominated by Mexicans y'all sure... More

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Abilene, Texas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Okay, I admit it. I am a Caldo fan. If I look on the menu of a restaurant that says it is Mexican and don't find some for of Caldo, I walk out. I was in San Angelo visiting a friend in the Hospital and and decided to try to find some good Mexican food. I ran across Franco's and... More

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San Angelo, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is one of the local's secrets. It is hard to get to and doesn't offer much in the way of atmosphere but the food is all worth it. If you are looking for something local this is the place to go.

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San Angelo, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Francos is by far the most authentic Mexican food in San Angelo. It has turned into a must eat place for me at least a few times a month. Its not the biggest place, but who cares?? The food is worth waiting in line. Friendly staff and great food!

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

It is true this place is small and usually crowded. That is because the food is fresh and always incredible. The portions are big and the plates are heated to keep the food hot while you're eating. Try the beef fajita burrito with chili and cheese. Wow!

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Kettering, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

Franco's is not much to look at and remains very popular with the locals. Great TexMex at a reasonable price. Expect a wait if you come at peak hours. It is almost always crowded. Definitely passes the go where the locals go test though.

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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This the best Mexican food in town. The only problem I have with this place is that it's so small. But the service is spectacular and the people are friendly.

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

This place has the BEST Mexican food inTexas!! I come to this place whenever I am in San Angelo. You should really try this place.

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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

great food, very tasty, and good wait staff. close to the motel, and nice folks. I love the fajitas. and my tea glass was never empty.

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