5 Must Try Soups in Corpus Christi - The Bend Magazine

5 Must Try Soups in Corpus Christi

A guide to five of our favorite local soups steaming with flavor

By: Jessie Chrobocinski   Photo by: Lillian Reitz Via: Nuevo Cafe

Bookmark this for when that next cold front blows in or when the craving for comforting soup hits. Whether you’re a fan of classic tomato, kicked-up poblano, or looking for a low-calorie option, here are our picks for some of the best soups to warm you up on autumn’s chilliest days. 


Pho from Hu Dat Noodle House

This traditional Vietnamese noodle soup is a fan favorite. Made-to-order, the Pho from Hu Dat Noodle House is a cozy, fresh, and intensely flavorful soup that has a way of hitting the spot every time. The use of scratch-made broth, a generous handful of warming spices, heaping pile of fresh herbs and veggies create a blend of flavors that will make you crave it all year long. 6418 S Staples St #102


Poblano Soup from Nuevo Cafe

This award-winning soup is enjoyed by locals regardless of the season. The Poblano soup from Nuevo Cafe packs the flavor with a gentle heat from roasted poblano peppers and secret ingredients that make a cheesy, creamy texture making this a must-order every visit. 1124 Ayers St.


Tomato Bisque from Hester’s Cafe

Nothing says comfort more than Hester’s Café’s homemade Tomato Bisque. Pair it with one of their exquisite sandwiches for a classic local’s lunch. Dine at any of their two locations that offer this steaming tomato deliciousness as a special. 3812 S Alameda St. 1714 S Alameda St.


Fideo from Ali’s Cafe

Mexican cuisine lovers will rejoice at Ali’s Cafe fresh fideo offered daily. Not only does this noodle soup give you warm fuzzies inside, but the cozy atmosphere of this place also makes you feel relaxed while you enjoy this classical Comida. 2929 Norton St.


Lentil Soup from Ginger Cafe

A bowl of lentil soup from Ginger Cafe will surprise your taste buds in the best way possible! This hearty lentil soup packs a flavorful and nutritious punch with celery, onions, garlic, sweet carrots, and infused spices such as cumin, oregano, and rosemary. 

7009 S Staples St.