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Los Cucos Mexican Cafe

4775 W Panther Creek Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77381-3592
(281) 296-2303
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Ranked #72 of 164 restaurants in The Woodlands
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Oct 22, 2013
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46 reviews from our community

56% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
The Woodlands, Texas, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a restaurant that has been around a long time. It's good, very reasonable, Tex-Mex. I have a daughter who moved to another state and when she comes home, this is the first place she goes.

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Houston, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Los Cucos has been in The Woodlands the longest of any of the Mexican restaurants and there's a reason why. Good food and service! Although some of the waiters can be English challenged they find a way to provide great service. They are also a great restaurant to use for catering from small events to 150+ people.

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Bristow, Virginia
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338 reviews 338 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Great margaritas -- $1.99 for happy hour on Monday nights. We got a big platter (don't remember what it was called). Very tasty. Very noisy until some people cleared out. The location is hard to see from the road -- you better know where you are going.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Visited Los Cucos off Panther & Gosling - always great service and rarely have to wait. Best mango margaritas around and consistenly excellent quality food. Very good enchiladas and chicken tortilla soup.

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The Woodlands
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

If you are looking for tacos and enchiladas, Los Cucos is not the place for you. They specialize in more upscale food - especially seafood - rather than the traditional TexMex fare. My husband and I LOVE the Gallitos Fish! It's the best thing on the menu and it is consistently excellent. Also, the Fajitas a la Cuscos are to... More

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Sealy, Texas
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

The old one in downtown Katy is good. I've been to the newer one by Katy Mills twice and both times it was horrible. The first time they set up an extra table by the restrooms for us. The second time they tried to pass off doctored-up pork & beans as barbacoa beans. The one in Conroe, off I-45, is... More

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Amarillo, Texas
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788 reviews 788 reviews
389 restaurant reviews
274 helpful votes 274 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

We usually eat here for a large lunch then have a sandwich for dinner. Located in Panter Creek village center, with plenty of parking. The atmosphere is average and the food is typical Tex Mex. We enjoy the restaurant and have eaten here over 5 times and will continue to go back.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Get ready to read awhile, what a diverse Menu. We were there with a group and service was excellent waitstaff on the spot. Food was very good and served hot. Beef fajitas were a big hit and enchiladas. Good kids menu as well. Great, you will enjoy!

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Spring, Texas
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90 reviews 90 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This place is kind of hidden in a strip center off Panther Creek. We were seated promptly upon arriving for lunch. The restaurant was pretty crowded which is a good sign. Our drink orders were taken and we were brought chips and two kinds of salsa. One was a warm red salsa and a green salsa also. I am a... More

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Castroville, Texas
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96 reviews 96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

We had booked a rehearsal dinner at the Shenandoah location which has a private room. One week before the wedding that location closed ! Vanessa, catering manager went out of her way to help us. We dont live in the area which made it most difficult. They moved us to Panther Creek location and did everything they could to make... More

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