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Monterey TEX MEX Cafe

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2828 Southmore Ave, Pasadena, TX 77503-2538
+1 713-473-4401
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Good Tex Mex style Mexican food. It was very good, and pretty reasonable. The menu is old style Tex Mex, that fewer restaurants seem to have anymore.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

We moved to the Houston area with the race to put a man on the moon. As a child growing up in Space Town USA one of my favorite places to eat was Monterey House Mexican Restaurants. The old chain of classic Tex Mex diners has faded with a hand full remaining. The Monterey Tex Mex Café on Southmore in... More 

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St. Paul, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2007

Monterey is a locals’ favorite in Pasadena, and with good reason beyond the city employee discount. The Tex-Mex is good and not expensive, and they usually have some good lunch specials. I recommend the fajitas-for-two platter, which could probably serve three. It is comfortable inside for a leisurely meal, and is family-friendly. I did wish for just a few “authentic”... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2828 Southmore Ave, Pasadena, TX 77503-2538
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 713-473-4401

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