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The Blue Onion

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$$ - $$$
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International Blvd, Hwy 1015, Weslaco, TX
+1 956-447-0067
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love to eat at this place whenever I am in town. Though I keep missing the pork green chili which I've only had the chance to taste once and it was soo delicious, I wanted more. It's a hot seller at this place and goes fast. But there are other great items on the menu that are really good. I... More 

Thank bbjams
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is truly an RGV hidden gem. The menu is fresh, healthy and very flavorful. The salads are plentiful and dressing is always house made. Pizzas--go for a unique topping. Don't order your usual pepperoni....this is gourmet pizza. Try the fajita pizza, the shrimp, or margarita pizza. And always start off with the artichoke dip appetizer it's a must. Bar... More 

Thank Angie G
La Feria, Texas
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149 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

I came here for a meeting of the Rio Grande Valley Secular Society. I ordered a fajita wrap, which, as the title of the review says, was good, not great. My total bill was $11.14 with tax and I left a $2.00 tip for the server.

Thank Philip_Wilson
Donna, Texas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Great local place to grab a handmade pizza or healthy salad. Really good selection of craft and microbrews plus a bartender that knows all about them. The fajita salad and the chicken pesto pizza are our favorite... but then there are the nachos suizas or the lunch special (available at night if you ask).

Thank hillherbs
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

This used to be my favorite restaurant. however i went there recently, and i ordered a pizza. This pizza had waaaaaay too much oil!!! There was a freaking puddle of oil in the middle of the pizza. I didn't bother complaining because the waitress never came by to ask me if i was doing okay. How can the cooks/chef in... More 

Thank Karan S
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Food is excellent, and the service is good. Depends on what you order, it can be a bit pricey, but it is worth it

Thank Renoalfaro64
Detroit, Michigan
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place was around corner from where I stayed on my business trip. I enjoyed the food. Pizza was real good and the salad was amazing. Kept clean and managed well.

Thank scott121964
Belair, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Generous portions, we always end up with the burger, it's so good most of the time we are afraid to try anything else.

Thank bschlag2
Vero Beach, Florida
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267 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We like to eat at the Blue Onion whenever we are anywhere near Weslaco. I love the grilled flatbread and usually order a dip sampler with flatbread. The dips are all delicious, but the goat cheese, hummus and the cajun shrimp are my favorites. Each day, you can get a different meal in a bowl; I like them all, too,... More 

Thank cmpvb
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Flat grilled bread more like grilled dough yes mine was not cooked inside, but grilled. Waiter was well it's like that sometimes! It's uncooked dough. Sides we had great marinated cucumbers, black bean salad and there home made potatoes. Cokes was like Weslaco water yuk $2.09. They have a bar menu we didn't know about till after we ordered. Looked... More 

Thank DonINaBox

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: International Blvd, Hwy 1015, Weslaco, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Weslaco
  • Phone Number: +1 956-447-0067
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?