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Chili's Grill & Bar

$$ - $$$
American, Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, Pub
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102 N I H 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-6860
+1 512-754-7420
11:00 - 11:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 11:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Houston, Texas
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95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What has happened to this chain of restaurants? It seems that all we have been to have really gone down hill. This location too was not good. Restaurant was dirty and food was not that good. Poor quality, cold fries, small portions.......but the waiter was super nice and accommodating

Thank connie h
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I met an old friend for dinner before going to see our grandson's basketball team play in the third round of UIL playoffs. We had to wait for our friend who was running late, and while we were waiting the staff set up tables and chairs for a large party. They DRUG tables and chairs for what... More 

Thank Darlene H
Big Spring, Texas
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just visited Chili's again and it was very good. Had the Country (chicken) Fried Steak and it was great with mashed potatoes, corn on the cob and garlic toast. My wife had chicken fajitas and enjoyed them quite alot.

Thank GoodEatsFan1960
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to send us this feedback. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the Country Fried Steak. Come back and see us anytime! More 

Richmond, Texas
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116 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This Chili’s is typical of the Chili’s chain. It has an extensive, reasonably priced menu. The restaurant is clean and the service is excellent. This particular Chili’s is close (within walking distance) of several motels just across the Interstate from the TSU campus. I know I can depend on good food and friendly staff when we find a Chili’s on... More 

Thank Dixie M
Guest Engagemen... T, Guest Relations Manager at Chili's Grill & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing. We appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Level Contributor
37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We had a group of coworkers from out of town stop in for supper our waitress put up with all of us for a several hour stay. Thanks!

Thank Tim P
Gatesville, Texas, United States
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I love Chili's and the food is fantastic but the staff at this particular one was not very attentive and it took a long time to receive our food. I understand that it was a busy night as it was the weekend but we had to ask twice for our silverware and napkins. We also had to flag down a... More 

Thank Sarah P
Denver, Colorado
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114 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Prompt, efficient take-out service. A huge menu with lots of options. Friendly staff. Convenient to Hampton Inn.

Thank California26
Gonzales, Texas
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Their potato soup is lukewarm, prefab cut in squares kind of potato soup...so fake it isn't funny. The dinners are average and not worth the prices. San Marcos has a lot of good places. No wonder chili's is vacant at luch time a lot. I remember this restaurant years ago. It was good. Now they take short cuts and the... More 

Thank Jackie C
Big Spring, Texas
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

My family was staying nearby and came to Chili's for supper. Our waiter introduced himself as Jake (from State Farm) and had a great personality. We had the Texas Cheese Fries for appetizers and they were awesome. My wife had a salad one daughter had another salad and the other daughter had a grilled chicken sandwich and I had the... More 

Thank GoodEatsFan1960
Pearland, Texas, United States
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Dinner - waiter was not very good. He seemed distracted and not really interested in taking our order or checking on us. Biggest disappointment was the Triple Berry Crumble Cake dessert. The pictures on the menu and the electronic table display show a very appetizing dessert. What we received was nothing at all like advertised. No berries baked into the... More 

Thank Mary K Hemmi W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Southwestern, Bar, Mexican, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 N I H 35, San Marcos, TX 78666-6860
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Marcos
  • Phone Number: +1 512-754-7420

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