We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices


Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1625 Texas 281 Loop, Longview, TX
17:00 - 20:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 20:30
Sat 11:00 - 20:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

12 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 12: English reviews
Longview, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

a plus all the way never had a bad experance nachois and enchalots wear the best ever eat am going for lunch to day

Thank cbeck5050
Longview, Texas
Level Contributor
34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for years and it never disappoints. Great hot sauce and tacos al carbon are excellent.

Thank BWorthington
Church Hill, Tennessee
Level Contributor
62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Have been here several times and only ordered the chili Rellenos each time. They are big and filling and very tasty. They are large pablano peppers stuffed with ground beef, onions, potatoes, and spices, topped with a homemade red sauce and cheese, then broiled until bubbly. Served with rice and beans. They serve chips and two kinds of salsa -... More 

Thank jqwalleye01
Level Contributor
114 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Title just about summed it up. The menu is very varied and interesting. The chips are good I enjoyed the spinach enchillidas very much. Staff was nice too

Thank BubbersLongview_
Longview, Texas
Level Contributor
56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I have eaten at Gonzalo's for years. They make you feel like family! All of the food is good-especially the tacos. Hot sauce comes in mild or hot. Love the cheese sauce on the enchiladas. Authentic food & good prices!

Thank bneal1955
Blue Ridge, Georgia
Level Contributor
60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2013

Gonzalo's is a family tradition for us when we are visiting for Thanksgiving. We always enjoy the good food and Mr. Gonzalo is always the perfect host making us feel welcome and joking around with us. The restaurant is small but is usually crowded and this time was no exception. The service is great and it is inexpensive.

1 Thank Nancy S
Sugar Land, Texas
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013

I've just discovered Gonzalo's last year and I love it! I have to go everytime I'm in Longview. It's not new, flashy, or trendy, but the food is consistently excellent and the owner is a wonderful man. I've been trying to order different things when I go but I really love the chicken enchiladas. I will keep coming here as... More 

1 Thank GingerMama2010
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013

Ive been eating here with my family for over 20 years. this is a MUST on my list when i come home to visit. Not only is the food good, but Mr. Gonzalo and his staff are the best.

Thank EB316
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
178 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2013

We pulled up and I thought I was in the wrong place, so we re-checked our info. There was only one car besides us and that made us a little leery about it being good. We decided to give it a try and thankfully we did! We were welcomed warmly and in the time we studied the typical menu, the... More 

Thank corvettegirl07
Ore City, Texas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2012

After standing in the waiting area for an unreasonable amount of time, I noticed that a women (not the hostess) kept coming up and giving the "top secret hand sign????" and seating people ahead of those of us who had been waiting WAY too long.

Thank Texasdeans_1997

Travellers who viewed Gonzalo's also viewed


Been to Gonzalo's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 Texas 281 Loop, Longview, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Longview

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Gonzalo's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?