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1124 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3027
361-904-0425
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Some food is Excellent

AWESOME Poblano soup. If you don't get anything else, get this! I live in Austin and I always get a quart of soup and a pint of their homemade pickles. Nice atmosphere.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2014
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Austin, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

AWESOME Poblano soup. If you don't get anything else, get this! I live in Austin and I always get a quart of soup and a pint of their homemade pickles. Nice atmosphere.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I have eaten here many times and it's always good. The poblano soup is the BEST. Also, the "home style" potato chips with the sandwiches are really tasty. Great place for lunch solo, with your spouse or just to meet a friend or two!

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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Two words.... Poblano soup. It stole my heart with the first bite. Ill be back for sure!!! Just the right amount of spice and heat.

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corpus christi,texas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

My girlfriend and I stopped by Nuevo Cafe one day after class, and we enjoyed it. I had the nuevo club, and she a sandwich that included Granny Smith apple. The combination of the richness from the meat and cheese paired well with the sweetness from the apple. The both enjoyed the poblano soup the most. It is really unique... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Small cafe with the best food ever. They are famous for their Pueblano Soup. A spicy, cream soup that goes well with any of their sandwiches. Moderate prices and great food.

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San Antonio, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The food at Nueavo Cafe is amazing. They have a poblano soup that is delicious and a meal in itself. Their sandwiches are fresh takes on old classics. I had the pimento cheese which was completely made from scratch and completely delicious. My mother had a BLT with a Texas twist of jalapenos. She said it was delicious. The only... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

I use to be a fan and loved it, however, this last experience was awful, I found a roach leg in my poblano soup... Was so sad cuz it's so good... And now I vowed to never go back... If you want to take the chance go ahead, but I will not go back there again... For fear of finding... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

This is a fantastic lunch spot featuring sandwiches, soups, and other daily specials. Lots of veggie options, quick service and great food. The poblano soup is legendary!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

A friend took me here for lunch, and then I quickly took my husband back so he could experience this little place. The menu is simple, but everything we have tried is delicious. The poblana soup is my new favorite food. It is the best soup I have ever had. The chicken salad is excellent! They are only open for... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013 via mobile

If you go to Nuevo Cafe (which is highly advisable), you MUST try the pablano soup, REALLY! It's so good! They also make the best Cobb salad I've ever had.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1124 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3027
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: 361-904-0425

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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