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Carlos Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
+1 915-267-9141
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“queso” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wait staff is excellent. Very attentive and friendly. Food was disappointing. It appeared and tasted as though it was premade and reheated. The refried beans where very dry and had started to form a crust. Tortillas for enchiladas where dry and falling apart. Ground beef...More

Thank Mrose711
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

This is my all time favorite place to eat. The atmosphere is friendly. The staff always make you feel at home. And the food is awesome. When I travel I find myself comparing every Mexican restaurant to Carlos’. They have a great bar also. Family...More

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Shrimp was cooked well but fries were refried. Salsa was different ,chunky but very good.Service was outstanding. Drinks were made well.

Thank John P
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Great Texmex, always consistent, had the Queso with taco meat to start, cold beer, then Ground beef enchiladas with red sauce. Always fresh hot inexpensive quality food!

Thank Mark B
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

The stuffed chilies are the best I’ve ever had. The atmosphere was cozy and friendly. Service is always good. My daughter had the chicken rancheros with queso and fries. It was amazing. We love to eat at Carlos when we are in town.

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a nice locally owned Mexican food restaurant and it is great! From fresh salsa, best queso in town and many other delicious items to choose from. They have some of the best drinks in town, try their margaritas, you won't be disappointed. You'll...More

Thank Kara S
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Food was well prepared and the Chile rellanos had a flavor that was very different, the “hot” sauce is just that so be prepared if you order it. Service was good and overall good Tex-mex fare.

Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Good food, tasty salsa and charro beans. Great service and very affordable. Hasn't lost its local down home feel for 50+ years.

Thank rcnichol2017
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

As the title suggests I see why they have been in business for so long. Beware the picante they with the chips will burn you up. Service was great, food as well. Only disappointing thing was the soapillas.

Thank Marty S
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Big Spring has some amazing West Texas Mexican Food. It is always a great place to eat on the road. Carlos Restaurant has re molded the inside and it looks amazing. The food is outstanding. Caution: you may need a nap afterwards. Lol. I had...More

Thank 522troys
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 NW 3rd St, Big Spring, TX 79720-1505
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Big Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 915-267-9141
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