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The Lunch Box

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3623 Buckner St, El Paso, TX 79925-1383
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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“burrito” (2 reviews)
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3623 Buckner St, El Paso, TX 79925-1383
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

This location is in desperate need for a chef! Cute place, hoping that owner taste every dish before opening doors each day. Must skip for now!

Thank sbarron2015
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican style breakfasts. Recommend the Huevos Rancheros with their homemade tortillas. Very family friendly. Beats all the hotel breakfasts and very close to the El Paso airport.

Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast lunch or dinner, all of the entrees are delish!!! They always have a daily special and the servings are VERY generous!!!!! The service is great, the ambiance is welcoming and the pricing is just right :). My favorite part is being able to see...More

Thank Maria K
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Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Arrived 3 pm and the restaurant was full due to the current holiday season. I had party of three and we were taken to our table rather quickly. Our server nice lady with a smile. The meal took a while to get there for it...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2016

We have eaten at this restaurant for years and the food is usually great. The tortillas are made on the premises and are awesome. The salsa here usually packs some heat. The only negative is occasionally they will bring your plate and the food is...More

Thank jarbra15
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

We love this location a little bit more than the original Lunch Box just because it's not as packed. Their lent menu is the best. Other times of the year is just as great. If you want good Mexican food on a budget this is...More

Thank yvtjoe
Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband had been raving about The Lunch Box each time he visited El Paso to see his relatives. After having been now 3 times, I must agree with him that the food is quite tasty, the dishes are more than enough for 1 person,...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I have now eaten here twice. Both times, we wanted good Mexican food. Not just TexMex but true Mexican dishes like flautus and gorditas. We enjoyed the food both times. It is quite tasty and quite a treat. My only complaint is that the service...More

1  Thank Aaron_Adkins
Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

This place brougt back memories of living in Mexico. The food is super delicious and flavors are authentic. I was so pleased. Large portions left us satisfied and wanting to come back the next day.

Thank catchthetruth
Reviewed April 14, 2015

The service is great, the food is always good and they can accommodate groups with little problem. Whether you are in the mood for huevos rancheros, pancakes or menudo they have got you covered and they do it all well. The coffee seems weak to...More

Thank ChelseaTheFirst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3623 Buckner St, El Paso, TX 79925-1383
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • This restaurant is at El Paso Intl Airport (after security)
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