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Juarez, Nuevo Progreso, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Seems they don't like Winter Texan's much. Downstairs they have chained the bathroom doors closed. Food isn't to bad. Won't go into the joint as they don't care much for Winter Texans. Spend our money at business's that like us.

Thank John F. V
Robstown, Texas
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is just a plea to the owners of Garcias! We always loved your restaurant the very best in Progresso!! We really miss it and wish you would reopen in. I know that is easier said than done - but just know you have fans out there rooting for you !!!

Thank Tommi J
Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

We went to Nuevo Progresso and saw that Garcia's was closed. Broke out hearts as we had gone there often and enjoyed the fare!! New options anyone??

Thank Jimmie109
Scottsbluff, Nebraska
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015

Nuevo Progreso has had a lot of ups and down over the last 10 plus years, but Garcia's seems to maintain. The service has been excellent and the food is usually good. Your waiter has a number to assistants to deliver your food and drinks quickly. I had a group of 12 friends yesterday and no one had to wait,... More 

1 Thank Gary C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2015

My companions and I recently had lunch at Garcia's on a day trip to Nuevo Progreso. I had the Mexican sampler plate with a taco, enchilada, tostada and tamale. It came with a cream of bell pepper soup that was really good. My meal was $9.95. My companions all had the simple $4.95 taco plate. We all enjoyed our food.... More 

1 Thank przyk
Punta Gorda, Florida
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

People who like to visit Nuevo Progresso are always looking for a great meal along with a nice drink or two. Garcia's on the second floor of the Canada store might be worth your time. I was impressed as we met friends there for dinner. It was amazingly spacious, clean, comfortable,and the food was delicious. We had one of the... More 

1 Thank jonathonkosec
Winnipeg, Canada
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368 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Went for lunch last week on a recommendation of a friend. The restaurant was on the second floor of the Canada Store, on the main street, a few blocks from the border. Very open, clean and well kept. All staff were dressed in Mexican attire, and very polite/courteous. Prices were very reasonable, and the menu had plenty of choices. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: Juarez, Nuevo Progreso, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Nuevo Progreso

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?