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Chavelo's Mexican Restaurant

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108 Austin St, Buda, TX 78610
+1 512-295-6043
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri 07:00 - 22:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Love their breakfast tacos, especially carne guisada! Also, all the enchiladas and tortilla soup are delicious! Small, quaint place with little parking, so best to go off times when not so busy. The owner and wait staff really try to please!

Thank Debbi M
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This was our first visit after celebrating the night before. In our culture the best treatment for a severe headache, hangover is a dish called Menudo, not very many Mexican restaurants can master this soup. Their's was very pleasant, in fact very delicious! The surroundings were like my childhood growing up in South Texas, very old, and beautiful antiques,and the... More 

Thank redroseRedOak
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Chavelo's is a local family owned authentic Tex Mex restaurant. It's menu has all the usual Tex Mex faire, but once you've tasted their enchiladas, you may decide that nothing could be better.

Thank virginian484
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Food was really good..I had the american sampler..we went after church at 9am for breakfast and it was packed. We sat in the patio and enjoyed the cloudy day. The service was slow and we had to ask for utensils, napkins and missing items from our order.

Thank Soccermindy
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

They have pretty good breakfast tacos and coffee. I prefer their breakfast to lunch and dinner. Local favorite!

Thank Monicasiller
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Love this place. The service is fast and friendly, the food is delicious, definitely not your average "chain" Mexican restaurant (it is solely owned by Chavelo himself who actually works there on many occasions). Definite home style recipes. Delicioso.

Thank Charles M
Austin, Texas
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This morning I wanted a tortilla soup very badly. I decided to stop at this restaurant that I have never been before. The restaurant was clean and the staff was very friendly. I order the tortilla soup it was tasty and lots of chicken. I order some corn tortillas and salsa, and the salsa was really hot and good. I... More 

Thank Raymond G
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The Carne Guisada is on point!!! Meat was tender...not a lot of fat on it. Salsa tasted freshly made. Rice was fluffy like how my grandma used to make it. Beans were on par. Horchata was crisp and refreshing!

Thank Sam F
Killeen, Texas
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to eat at Chavelo's on a Saturday afternoon. When we arrived there was one other party. The waiter greeted us and took our order promptly. For an appetizer, we had queso to go along with the complimentary chips and salsa. The small order was delicious and the serving was larger than expected.... More 

Thank FloridaShannon
Buda, Texas
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Ok I have lived in the. Buda/Kyle area for over 15 years. This restaurant has NEVER disappointed me!! Wonderful food good service and very reasonable great for families ! And girls night out!

Thank gatlinlisa1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Austin St, Buda, TX 78610
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Buda
  • Phone Number: +1 512-295-6043

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