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La Cocina de Consuelo

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4516 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
+1 512-524-4740
07:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 21:00
Fri 18:00 - 22:00
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Austin, Texas
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133 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had a family lunch at this restaurant and were pleasantly surprised. The service was good, the salsa perfect and they served us a wide variety of dishes, all of which were judged to be very good by my family. We will return to this restaurant. Only note I have is that it is small and parking is limited.

Thank Phil F
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90 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Wow. This place is great. It's a little house with 10 or so tables (including the porch). It's BYOB. We had chile rellanos and a salmon enchilada plus the queso. Also had the pralines and tres leches flan for desert. We at every spec. Sides were great too. So we're homemade tortillas. Wonderful spot.

Thank Petethekid
Southlake, Texas
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I went to the restaurant with 5 others. Queso and chips were ok, chips were store bought. Salsa was average but had added sugar so it was a little sweet for my liking. The caldo was delicious. It was packed with vegetables and had plenty of chicken. The flavor was spot on. Enchilada poblano had good flavor but was a... More 

Thank wanderlustgrlz
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Okay, the hours are a little funky so plan ahead for dinner. That being said, the food was really good basic Tex-Mex...served just like you were at home but having some nice acquaintance bringing your food to you! Very laid back. Room in the back for al fresco. No liquor license, but bring your own margarita fixings and they provide... More 

Thank Meredith B
Austin, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

This place has great food at a reasonable price especially since they are losing out on the profit margins associated with alcohol sales. The one thing that stands out to me keeping me from rating this establishment as a 5 is the fact that it seems like each time I am there, they are understaffed and the employees/owner is unhappy.... More 

Thank sammieh25
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

The food is made exactly how you want. Small and awesome place to have breakfast. The owner is very polite and takes time to understand your requirement.

Thank vinay b
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

This TexMex restaurant is fantastic and affordable! Definitely worth driving off the beaten path for!

Thank shellyh926
Austin, Texas
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

I was sorely tempted to walk back into the kitchen in this converted house, to check and make sure my mother in law wasn't back there. I have never had fideo this good outside of her house. There are three menus, one for each breakfast, lunch and dinner, so while they offer a large number of dishes, they focus on... More 

Thank Loic G
Cut and Shoot, Texas
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858 reviews
588 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

Took suggestion from hotel desk mgr and came here for huevos rancheros. Very small little house with maybe 10 tables and one man waiter and cook. But do not let first appearance keep you from great food. We walked in and picked up a plastic-covered menu and sat down. Waiter-cook took our order and quickly brought out the food. Coffee... More 

Thank Badgelady
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Awesome breakfast burrito! I had the turkey bacon/potato and my husband had chorizo/potato burrito and two drinks and our bill was $9.00. There are only 6 tables, and you order at the counter. The adorable owner was moving people in and out very efficiently. Exactly what we were looking for to enjoy our last meal in Austin!

Thank Indiana_Momm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4516 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3025
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-524-4740

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