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Don Jose's Mexican Cafe

) #159 of 717 Restaurants in Anaheim ££ - £££ Mexican, Southwestern
2681 W La Palma Ave, Anaheim, CA 92801-1314
+1 714-995-2661
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“carne asada” (2 reviews)
“taco” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
2681 W La Palma Ave, Anaheim, CA 92801-1314
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Chile rellenos, enchiladas, tacos, this place is for hungry people! Maybe it's not the most authentic Mexican food on the planet, but they serve it up hot and ready to eat. Booths are large and comfortable, and even when they're busy (like on Sunday afternoons),...More

Thank Alfred D
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This trip to Don Jose I had the Carne Asada and Shrimp Plate, it was very good. normally I get one of the many combination plates. My family and I have always had good service at this location, it has two large dining rooms, and...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We've been eating here for many years. Never disappointed, the food is always good. There is a small banquet area for larger group dining. Prices are very fair. Sometimes they have a coupon in our local mailer - buy one entree, get one free. The...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Your never sure how many families will actually show up for an after game dinner, they were very accommodating to us. We ended up with about 16 in our party, they had no problem keeping out chips and salsa coming, water glasses full and even...More

Thank Dawne M
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This place is next to the Econo Lodge so I imagine they do get a lot of business from there. The food was decent, the chips and salsa tasted bland. Service was good.

Thank Dale K
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Always a great HOT meal. Drinks refilled and salsa and chips which are always warm brought without have to ask for more. Service has always been excellent as we have eaten here for the last fifteen years, and hope to for the next fifteen.

Thank Elaine V
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

From homemade salsa and chips to fantastic lunch and drink specials this place is great. Fantastic value. We loved the mango and peach margaritas along with everything. Everything was amazing. Just amazing. Wish they'd come to gulf coast in Al. We need good Mexican food...More

Thank Tina Y
Reviewed 27 December 2015

My family had dinner here on our first night of our California vacation. The food and service were good. Seems to be a popular place with the locals.

Thank TravelIntl
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Service was good. Food so so only. Go to Tio Chavez on Yorba Linda Blvd and Imperial Hwy. Absolutely the best. Don Jose's no big deal. Margaritas pretty good.

Thank foodcritic010
Reviewed 24 July 2015

attentive service, very tasty food. reasonable prices. well cared for, clean restaurant. a very satisfying lunch.

Thank nancy m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2681 W La Palma Ave, Anaheim, CA 92801-1314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: +1 714-995-2661