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A Full Stomach and a Smile on Your Face!

July 14, 2015

Mendez Café started from Tomas Mendez’s dream to open his own restaurant. As mentioned,Tomas Mendez was the head cook for a lot of local popular restaurants in San Angelo. Tomas Mendez decided to take a risk and open his current business in 2011.

After years of being in a very small location he decided to take the next step and expanded his business to a bigger more visible location. Mr. Mendez visited with adviser Havins looking for guidance to request funds to pursue his new dream. Adviser Havins was able to guide Mr. Mendez in the process as well as assisted him with business and marketing advice. Mr. Mendez mentioned,“Adriana helped us to put together a business plan and understand financials of the business.”Mendez Café serves authentic Mexican food with recipes that have attracted a number of clients for years to the different restaurants for which Mr. Mendez has cooked. Mendez Café also offers American food where he is famous for his “catfish.” Mendez Café provides a variety of good quality food at an affordable price.Mr. Mendez looks forward to continue growing and expanding his business. Advisor Havens continues to work closely with Mr. Mendez in the development of his business. 

  • Mendez Café
    Mendez Café

“Adriana helped us put together a business plan and understand financials of the business.” 

Impact on the Community:

  • Business Expansion
  • Ten Jobs Retained


Mendez Cafe is located at 9 East Avenue K in San Angelo.