Loncheria El Popo

$ • Mexican, Burgers

9109 McPherson Rd #7, Laredo
(956) 728-7822


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Reviews for Loncheria El Popo

This is one of our stops when visiting Laredo. The menu is very small but you shouldn't need anything else. They make lonches de ternera, hamburguesa, weenies, and jamon. We all ordered the lonches de ternera which is shredded beef. The sandwiches are relatively small so you may want to start with two. The sandwich has lettuce and tomato, but you definitely want to add some mustard to bring it all together. They serve pickled serrano peppers which are great. I typically don't...read full review

They have only 4 things on the menu and 1 type of chips, but they do it so well that I find myself constantly going back for more. I always get the ternera lonche, and have never had a bad experience. I wish they would put up more TVs or photos on the walls though, there is nothing to look at.

If you are not familiar with the traditional Mexican lonche de ternera then you may not know what to expect. It is a small burger type sandwich. The bread is not your usual burger bun but instead a "margarita bun". The protein part is cooked shredded beef that is then pan fried on a griddle. Simple toppings of lettuce, tomato and o job and a bit of mustard. This place started in Nuevo Laredo over 60 years ago and except for the bread (can't find the same bread...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 12 - 10PM
Wednesday 12 - 10PM
Thursday 12 - 10PM
Friday 12 - 10PM
Saturday 12 - 10PM
Sunday 12 - 9PM

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