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Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, Southwestern
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1308 Prairie Lea St, Brenham, TX 77833-3943
979-830-8007
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We were at the tail end of a 12 hour drive home and stopped here for dinner. We were seated right away. The staff was friendly and the food was wonderful! Such a nice surprise for a roadside stop for Mexican.

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Thank Chrissy H
Huntsville, Texas
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282 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

I started writing restaurant reviews after experiencing many of the places I visited while traveling as much less impressive than the reviews implied, because it gave me the impression businesses and their friends were writing glowing reviews of their restaurants. I had the same feeling with the lunch buffet at Guadalajara. The fajitas, tamales and enchiladas were okay, and the... More 

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Thank Tony9876
Brenham, Texas
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

This is good Mexican food. The salad bar is small but always has fresh cut lettuce and veggies. They also have a daily buffet that is reasonable and has a variety of items - including freshly made tortillas right there at the buffet. My favorite menu item is probably the cheese enchiladas or spinach enchiladas, but their chalupas are excellent... More 

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Thank Andrea H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

This is the best Mexican Food Restaurant in Brenham. Food is always wonderful. People are great. Very fast service.

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Thank Baba L
Bryan, Texas
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

We visited so we could mark this restaurant off our "places to eat bucket list". It would be a place we would return to if in the area. Their lunch buffet was very good. A pretty good selection and home made tortillas made as you enter the line. Very friendly serving staff.

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Thank VWilkins1
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290 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice restaurant with good ambiance, a good value buffet and friendly staff. The young woman at the front of the beffet making fresh tortillas by hand is a big plus. The reasonably priced buffet has sauteed and fried shrimp,crawfish, quesadillas, crisp fried fish, salad bar, and other fresh items. We did not eat off of the regular... More 

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Brenham, Texas
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400 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We've visited a number of times since our last review......... and in the interim visited other friend's "favorites". Those favorites don't compare to Guadalajara - still the same friendly waiters, great top shelf Margaritas and delicious plentiful portions of food. Go, try it and enjoy yourselves. We have never tried their periodic buffet but stick to a well rounded menu.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Took a chance in spite of the reviews. The Guadalajara plate was plentiful. The food was fresh. The cheese enchiladas were made with American cheese like my Mamma's. Good TexMex.

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Thank Savvyric
La Grange, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My husband and I went for an appetizer and a couple of margs. We ordered nachos that were very bland. The margs were just ok. The service was also just ok.

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Thank JoyRidesTexas
Chappell Hill, Texas
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79 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This restaurant is nothing to write home about. We tried the recommended buffet and were completely disappointed. The sausa for the chips looked like it was made with watered down ketchup with a few onions and Serrano peppers. We do not plan to go back to this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 Prairie Lea St, Brenham, TX 77833-3943
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Brenham
  • Phone Number: 979-830-8007

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