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3831 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905-2508
915-532-2834
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Had the Mexican plate. Really good Chile rellno and tacos. Enchiladas I did not care for. Some of the best Salsa I have had. I actually bought some to go it was that good. It's got a bite.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

The breakfast was great, I really loved the hash browns and the coffee was perfect. My server was very nice at 3:00am. I had to fly out of El Paso at 6:30am so this place is a perfect little stop.

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Thank organicplantation
Candler, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We stopped by to pick up some take out. Place was not so clean. We weren't sure if the cook was paying us any attention because he is the one that you give your order to. He got our order right and they aren't greedy with their food because it was a lot. The food was actually very good.

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Thank Sabina S
El Paso, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

If you are not a knowledgable local you'll not know about it! The Menudo is one of the best I've found on El Paso!!! Caldo de Rez was great. Prices are more then reasonable. Diner style service. The other night a Car club stopped by for meals! Menu is both Mexican and some American choices. An enjoyable evening.

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Thank knightofrain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Like one of the older reviews says bad to poor service from the lady short hair ordered the chile relleno burrito and nothing available for that also ordered tacos de barbacoa and the menu was wrong according to the lady

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Thank Renatillo
El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It is a small little place but cozy and the food is made right there in front of you. I like the menudo and the beef tacos are great. It has been in the same location since I was a child.

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Thank vlvalen
El Paso, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

Honestly the food is good. But as soon u come in and if u saw the two blond ladies run!!! Their service is the worst I have ever gotten they don't care maybe they are owners Or just every time they have a bad day!! Been there several times and yes the food is good but have to wait 20+... More 

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Thank ponchoiram
Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

I LOVED the Huevos A La Mexicana, the dish was PERFECT and I left very fulfilled, however my husband did not care for the eggs and bacon. He felt the bacon was not cooked enough and the scrambled eggs cooked too much. One downside of an open kitchen is that you can see all...sometimes there are things I do not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

Trying to start out on a good note, they are open 24/7. Food very up and down, one day had very good deshebrada tacos, the next a very tough bistek torta. The service is good and friendly but it may depend on the grill cook on that particular day. Cheap menu, cash only.

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Thank ty b
El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012 via mobile

People are confusing good luck cafe which is whie building with blue letters with luckys which is the green building. Its comfusing because they are next to each other. Anyways This review is for luckys. This place Luckys the green building is a mexican place, which means mexicans work their and might not speak english, however the food is very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8
Cuisine
Mexican, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3831 Alameda Ave, El Paso, TX 79905-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: 915-532-2834

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