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Big Daddy's

1800 N Expressway, Brownsville, TX 78520
956-942-9464
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Ranked #104 of 292 restaurants in Brownsville
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Mexican
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Plantersville, Texas
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Ate here for lunch while in town on business. Was looking for a place to celebrate National Hamburger Day and wanted something local. We took a chance on this place as one of my co-workers ate at a place in McAllen with the same name. We thought it was a chain. This place is not much to look at from... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

Everything about this place is dirty even the staff. They smell like they havent showered and deliver the food with sweat dripping off them. Not mention the ridiculous amount of demerits all the Big Daddys restaurants get.

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Olmito, Texas, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

The restaurant on Central has closed. There is a new one on Central. It has the same atmosphere and food as the one on Boca Chica. I love the food. The people are great. I was dismayed to find out it got a lot of demerits from Food 4 Thought. I hope that has been cleaned up. It's important to... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Tried their "Big Daddy" hamburger that came with thick-cut fries and a coke. Hamburger came on a grilled bun that was crisp and tasted great. Hambuger was crispy and flavorful. French-fries were thick-cut and not as crisp and flavorful as I'm used to. Many people at our table and everyone ordered something different and there were remarks that next time... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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75 reviews 75 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

good hamburgers but not better than new york deli. pleasant atmosphere. better than dairy queen whataburger or mcdonalds.

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Brownsville, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

Good mexican food...but by far, their burgers are the bomb!

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Brownsville, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

Praise the genius who came up with Big Daddy's burgers. Their Mexican Burger is my absolute favorite with a whopping beef patty, fresh avocado, pico de gallo, and the works, in between toasted buns. Take this with their perfectly crispy on the outside, soft on the inside seasoned fries, and a large glass of fresh lemonade or smoothie. The staff... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Best of american and MExican foods. They have a good variety of foods and desserts along with ice cream and shakes!!

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Brownsville, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2010

We recently ate at Big Daddy's in Bville. We tried 4 different burgers - and two kinds of fries. All were delicious. Really juicy and flavorful burgers. What set this place apart was the service, though. In a town where customer service has been placed on a side table, Big Daddy's was a breath of fresh air. Smiling, helpful service!... More

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