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Gringos Mexican Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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2202 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-6404
(281) 485-3844
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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Pearland, Texas
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have tried to like this restaurant but after several visits for birthday celebrations we gave up. I told my husband that if we were invited to celebrate another birthday i would go but would try ordering a hamburger. Something about the cheese they use is so bad.

Thank annbrown2013
Pearland, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Long wait Good food but too crowded always. Needs something for kids to do. Expensive drinks.. But atmosphere is good and it's close to my house

Thank flymetx
Houston, Texas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at Gringo's is the best!!! There are several Tex Mex chains which claim this but Gringos has the best food for the value. Portion sizes are large while prices are much lower than others. There's nothing bad on the menu....including salads and the La Bamba burger. We won't eat anywhere else!

Thank MiaJeffery
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

No waiting in line, friendly people along with fast friendly service. Food was served hot and order was correct. Offered us to go drinks when we finished and thank us for coming. Ice tea was a little weak was the only down side.

Thank D9883SDedwardw
Sterling, Virginia
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113 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

When in town I like to come to Gringos for a great Mexican food fix! From the tortilla soup to the fajitas, enchiladas, tacos and more it's all excellent and served on hot plates. When you sit down they bring you tortilla chips and two sauces, red and green. I really like the green. It's my favorite. The prices are... More 

Thank MG L
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I am a Tex-Mex food connoisseur. Have lived my entire life on the Rio Grande Border of Texas and Mexico and traveled extensively in all parts of Mexico, I have enjoyed some of the finest Mexican food there is. At Gringos I was skeptical but we needed to make a food and pit stop before the long drive back to... More 

Thank Douglas H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Everything is delicious. I've had everything on the menu. Only item I don't recommend is fried fish tacos. Guacamole is the best!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Pearland, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Food is usually very good and beer and liquor are available. Service good overall. Very nice noisy, jovial atmosphere.

Thank 15beehive
Pearland, Texas
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere throughout....love the tamales and seafood enchiladas. Maybe a little too salty for my taste but perfect with a margarita. Happy hour the bar is packed..,so great for after work drinks. Plenty of seating.

Thank 185dennieb
Pearland, Texas
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great fajitas and enchiladas. The food was hot fresh and tasty. The wait staff was courteous friendly and professional.

Thank Rick N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2202 Broadway St, Pearland, TX 77581-6404
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pearland
  • Phone Number: (281) 485-3844

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?