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Lupe Tortilla

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21102 Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Food, Good Service

An acquaintance at a party recommended Lupe Tortilla to me about a year ago. His passion for the place was convincing so we decided to try it during an afternoon outing. Well, he was right. The place is pretty darn good for a Tex-Mex restaurant chain. The first test is always the chips and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 15, 2014
JubileeBlue
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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Great food waitress the best. Rebecca is the best. Ask for her. Busy place but service fast. We sat in bar area.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Went to lunch today and they charged $39.95 for a pound of beef fajitas. Must have been a grand champion steer for that price. Will never return.

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San Antonio, Texas
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188 reviews 188 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We went here yesterday for my wife's sister's 70th birthday. no one in the party of 9 had ever eaten here before. we were assured that this family owned restaurant was the BEST food around. The waitress was nice enough but was working 5 or 6 tables was overwhelmed.....did they ever think about having someone help her with drinks and... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Had girl's night out here and frankly, it was nothing special. I had pepper shrimp - bacon wrapped, jalapeño stuffed grilled shrimp. The baa on was borderline burnt and I saw no jalapeño nor did I taste any. The rice and beans weren't anything special. The homemade tortillas were huge, paper thin and no taste. The other ladies got the... More 

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Adkins, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Think twice before going to this restaurant with a large group of people. We went on a Sat. evening and had to wait about 40 minutes for a table. They do NOT take reservations. When we were finally seated, we told the waiter there were two of us celebrating birthdays. The waiter never suggested singing or anything else, yet we... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Have been to Lupe many times and love their food. But their service is horrible. We like to sit at the bar at restaurants because you almost always get great service there. Not at Lupe anymore. About 6 months ago the regular bartender left and ever since has been terrible. It is a real shame because the food is so... More 

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Austin, TX
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30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

An acquaintance at a party recommended Lupe Tortilla to me about a year ago. His passion for the place was convincing so we decided to try it during an afternoon outing. Well, he was right. The place is pretty darn good for a Tex-Mex restaurant chain. The first test is always the chips and salsa and they pass with flying... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great food, get there early there's a long wait, but it was worth it. Our service could have been a little better, but they were busy so I'm guessing it was just due to that. The beef fajitas may be the best I've ever had.

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Lubbock, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had dinner here with friends who recommended it. We had reservations but were early. They seated us within a few minutes of our arrival. The service was good and the meal and drinks were very good. They are known for their fajitas and I see why. They were delicious! The prices were reasonable. We will go there again when... More 

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Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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61 reviews 61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The fajitas here are amazing (better than anywhere I have ever had) and it was nice to have a choice of corn and flour tortillas. We enjoyed the margaritas as well and can't wait to visit again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 21102 Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?