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2517 Judson Rd, Longview, TX 75605
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Longview, Texas
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has the best refried beans in East Texas and they are Vegan friendly. Their service is always superb and they go out of their way to make our dining experience friendly and tasty.

Thank Verne H
Longview, Texas
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Good food and service. Unique menu items. Quiet atmosphere. Usually our favorite before Lobo football games.

Thank Original-Tonman
Longview, Texas
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

A very standard Mexican restaurant that does everything right, The service, the food, the price was exactly right If you are looking for a traditional American/mexican restaurant this it. I really like this place and have eaten at several times. Just good food

Thank ThermosMeow
Kilgore, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Good food, great people. One of the waitstaff has been their over 20 years! The menu doesn't change often, but if try something different on each visit... You won't mind, I promise.

Thank Fred M
Longview, Texas
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

I don't know why this place isn't packed day and night. The sour cream chicken enchiladas with sliced pickled jalapeño is to die for. Their location is a bit out of the way. A person has to know where it is to find it. I would suggest more effective marketing. My favorite for Mexican food in longview.

Thank mickeylindsey
Lonoke, Arkansas
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Staff was friendly, and service was fast. Food was fantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank PennMoore
Longview, Texas
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I'm originally from Houston and they know how to do Mexican. When you are tired of your canned beans and rice from a box head over to Carlito's. The food is fresh. The staff somewhat friendly. But most importantly it's authentic. The best huevos rancheros this side of Mexico and the pickeled veggies hit the spot. The salsa is spicy... More 

Thank kevrockdal
Longview, Texas
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185 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

overall it's OK but the chips and salsa were really good. fresh and tasted homemade. the main dishes were just OK though. my wife had zeldas special and i had the Verde con carne . both disk were good but nothing to scream about. we will return but only for lunch would we recommend..... only for lunch will we go... More 

Thank Lawrence D
Jacksonville, Texas
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Carlitos has become our favorite lunch place when we are in the Longview area. The food is consistently good, the service and price are outstanding. Looking forward to our next visit.

Thank Labluvr1
Kilgore, Texas
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Easily the best Mexican food in East Texas. Service is excellent. Owners are wonderful and take great pride in their restaurant. You can not go wrong.

1 Thank Sammy Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2517 Judson Rd, Longview, TX 75605
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Longview

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