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Isabel's Cafe

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State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
956-943-5082
Today
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri - Wed 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Dallas
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We are here for a late lunch. It was uncrowded and the service was good. Food was delicious and they happily customized our food for special dietary needs of one person in our party. Highly recommend!

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Thank susanstrittmatter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible meal, Mexican style tacos, enchiladas and rice and beans. Nachos were great on homemade tortilla chips and the flour tortillas were incredible. This is not a fancy place but the prices and food will make it one of your favorite spots in the SPI area! Two items to note: sodas are in cans, no chips and salsa. Trust me,... More 

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Thank Rajan D
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

GREAT mexican food. Me and my girlfriend went every morning on our 4 day vacation. Highly suggest getting the breakfast contodo.

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Thank Dominga L
RGV
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We had to opportunity to stop for breakfast at Isabel's Cafe this weekend. The place was busy with lots of return business and tourists. We found the restaurant clean and spacious on the inside. The service was great, the food was just as great. We enjoyed our breakfast and will now include this place into our regular stopping places whenever... More 

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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place for breakfast. Stopped here to check it out. Both of our breakfasts were good. The owner was a very nice lady. Would recommend to others.

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Thank Leslie M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Went for late breakfast and was not disappointed. Food was fresh and delicious. Nothing fancy but Great family owned small restaurant.

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Thank Vicki L
Port Isabel, Texas
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

When the locals, me, eat here, it has to be good. The homemade tortillas made into burritos and smothered in chili and cheese is the best.

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Thank rcoffman
Willis, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. The staff is lovely and the prices are more than reasonable. The food is to die for. Especially the homemade tortillas! Everything is delicious, you cannot go wrong with this place.

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Thank Kate B
Woodbridge, Virginia
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

I love Manuels in Port Isabel but they are closed on Mondays. The next best and pretty much on par is Isabel's Cafe. Great food and great service! This is where the locals eat (I used to be one). Bring your appetite and get ready for Texas Hospitality!

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Thank Dan B
Alba
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41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

We asked a local where to get real Mexican food and he told Us I only eat at Isabel's. We found it to be very clean, the food was freshly made and delicious, staff very friendly. We will return for sure.

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Thank Jim S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: State Highway 100 And Port Rd, Port Isabel, TX 78578
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Isabel
  • Phone Number: 956-943-5082

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