Highest-rated cheap eats in Amarillo, according to Tripadvisor

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June 3, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Amarillo, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Amarillo that are listed as “cheap eats” on Tripadvisor. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#21. Schlotzsky's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (17 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: not available
- Address: 1619 Kentucky Ste D1350, Amarillo, TX 79109
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#20. Lupita's Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (12 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 3221 S Western St, Amarillo, TX 79109-3239
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#19. Fuzzy's Taco Shop

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (23 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 7408 SW 34th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79121
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#18. Home Plate Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (21 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 5600 Bell St Suite 100, Amarillo, TX 79109-6288
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#17. Thai Star

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (15 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 3800 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5701
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#16. Bangkok Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (14 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 5901 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-7670
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#15. China Star

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (50 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Chinese, Asian
- Address: 6721 I-40 W, Amarillo, TX 79106-2607
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#14. K-N Root Beer Drive-In

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (25 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 3900 Olsen Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79109-3068
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#13. Wienerschnitzel

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (10 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: not available
- Address: 2801 S Western St, Amarillo, TX 79109-3067
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#12. Waffle House

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (45 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: Coulter St and Interstate 40, Amarillo, TX
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#11. Pizza Planet

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (64 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza
- Address: 2400 Paramount Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79109-1706
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#10. Thai Thai Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (16 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 2515 S Grand St Cross Streets: Near the intersection of S Grand St and SE 27th Avenue, Amarillo, TX 79103-5207
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#9. Grandma's Cocina

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (17 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, American
- Address: 3609 SW 45th Ave 3 Blocks West of I 27 on 45th Street, Amarillo, TX 79109-5662
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#8. Chop Chop Rice Co

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (26 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Fast Food
- Address: 3300 S Coulter St Unit 1 Summit Shopping Center, Amarillo, TX 79106-2718
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#7. Jacobo's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (27 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 3701 Olsen Blvd Unit L, Amarillo, TX 79109-3053
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#6. Taqueria el Tapatio

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (35 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 3410 S Coulter St, Amarillo, TX 79109-3981
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#5. La Campana

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 2220 Canyon Dr, Amarillo, TX 79109-2646
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#4. El Manantial

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 3823 E Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79107-5734
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#3. Golden Light Cafe & Cantina

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (141 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 2906 SW 6th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106-8956
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#2. Ye Olde Pancake Station

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (312 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 2800 Virginia Cir, Amarillo, TX 79109-1603
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#1. El Bracero Mexican Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (304 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 3303 Bell St, Amarillo, TX 79106-5038
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