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1124 Ayers St, Corpus Christi, TX 78404-3027
361-904-0425
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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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
Pablano Soup!

Nuevo Cafe is know for the Pablano Soup! It is fantastic. If you like a little spice this is the dish to try. Also they make homemade pimento cheese that is so delicious. The atmosphere is very Austinish which is quite cool.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Lisa S
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

this is a small restaurant, very bold colors, many old actors photos, food was okay. not too impressed with this restaurant. if you are nearby and are hungry this place can provide you with a meal.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Nuevo Cafe is know for the Pablano Soup! It is fantastic. If you like a little spice this is the dish to try. Also they make homemade pimento cheese that is so delicious. The atmosphere is very Austinish which is quite cool.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Stopped in for lunch on a whim and I'm so glad that we did. Our order was to go so we grabbed a menu and talked to the nice lady behind the counter, made our decisions and proceeded to wait for our food. While we waited we chatted with the staff who, upon hearing it was our first visit, brought... More 

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Austin, Texas
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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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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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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 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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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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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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Additional Information about Nuevo Cafe

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

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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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