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La Cocina de Consuelo

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4516 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
512-524-4740
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8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Austin
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, the hours are a little funky so plan ahead for dinner. That being said, the food was really good basic Tex-Mex...served just like you were at home but having some nice acquaintance bringing your food to you! Very laid back. Room in the back for al fresco. No liquor license, but bring your own margarita fixings and they provide... More 

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Thank Meredith B
Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This place has great food at a reasonable price especially since they are losing out on the profit margins associated with alcohol sales. The one thing that stands out to me keeping me from rating this establishment as a 5 is the fact that it seems like each time I am there, they are understaffed and the employees/owner is unhappy.... More 

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Thank sammieh25
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The food is made exactly how you want. Small and awesome place to have breakfast. The owner is very polite and takes time to understand your requirement.

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Thank vinay b
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This TexMex restaurant is fantastic and affordable! Definitely worth driving off the beaten path for!

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Thank shellyh926
Austin, Texas
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I was sorely tempted to walk back into the kitchen in this converted house, to check and make sure my mother in law wasn't back there. I have never had fideo this good outside of her house. There are three menus, one for each breakfast, lunch and dinner, so while they offer a large number of dishes, they focus on... More 

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Thank Loic G
Cathedral City, California
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748 reviews
522 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Took suggestion from hotel desk mgr and came here for huevos rancheros. Very small little house with maybe 10 tables and one man waiter and cook. But do not let first appearance keep you from great food. We walked in and picked up a plastic-covered menu and sat down. Waiter-cook took our order and quickly brought out the food. Coffee... More 

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Thank Badgelady
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Awesome breakfast burrito! I had the turkey bacon/potato and my husband had chorizo/potato burrito and two drinks and our bill was $9.00. There are only 6 tables, and you order at the counter. The adorable owner was moving people in and out very efficiently. Exactly what we were looking for to enjoy our last meal in Austin!

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Thank Indiana_Momm
Great Falls, Virginia
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180 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I was visiting some friends in Austin and I asked them to take me to their favorite Mexican restaurant. We went to La Cocina de Consuelo and I have to say that they made a great choice. I love Enchiladas and I ordered a chicken and beef enchilada. They were absolutely GREAT. The service also was great and the food... More 

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Thank Robert F
San Antonio, Texas
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Where shall I start? First off, I wish the owner was my Abuelita (grandma). She is very sweet and will sometimes bus tables. Second, Let me next talk about the cons: We found this joint in busy location but so far after visiting four times within a few weeks, we always find a way to get parking spot. In other... More 

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Thank BigHenry911
San Antonio, Texas
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I swear, I thought we HAD to have the wrong place after reading all these "great" reviews of this place and trying it and being so badly disappointed. I was sooooooo excited to try this place after reading the reviews. I LOVE fajitas, they are my favorite food and I just love Mexican / Tex-Mex in general. So after driving... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4516 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: 512-524-4740

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?