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El Quetzal Restaurant

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180 Shaw Ave, Clovis, CA 93612-3804
+1 559-298-6271
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Fresno, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Good mexican food that's always fresh tasting. Good size portions. Dinner comes with salad, soup or tostada, a bonus compared to most mexican menus.

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Thank Bob P
Clovis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my fiancé come here a lot and the food and service is excellent! I would recommend this place to everybody.

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Thank Jennifer C
Clovis, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Loved the food and the service we had was excellent!! Definitely will return. Cheese enchilada and chile Relano was very good.

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Thank 520number10
Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

As a Mexican, I'd rather eat at Taco Bell than return to this restaurant! The hostess on the bloothtooth as she greeted us. We had to ask her for utensils, coffee refills and food was expensive. What top it, as we are eating, she starts sweeping the rug around us and then she mops the tile around us too! Gross!!

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Thank rosa e
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2013 via mobile

So I've been coming here since 1985, it's still family owned and operated by the same family since I began going. Let's start with the red salsa and chips. The salsa is mild and the chips are seasoned and very crisp. If you want to spice it up, They have the best hot salsa I have ever tasted. Simply add... More 

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Fresno, Calif.
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

We used to go to this restaurant about 20 years ago. At that time the food and service could not be beat! Last week we decided to go back to honor someone who used to go with us there as it was their favorite restaurant. Boy, what a mistake that was! Our server (who later upon questioning identified herself as... More 

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Thank Pam T
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2013 via mobile

We ate lunch here yesterday after skipping over it for the past few years. Nothing had changed. Decent food but service is lacking. One basket of chips for 4 people does not last and the waitress passed by numerous times without refilling chips or drinks. I thought it might be due to Rodeo weekend but the place was not half... More 

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Elm Grove, WI
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135 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013

NO margaritas? Wow. That was my first impression. Ok, so I had thought well maybe everything will be good with the highly touted food from a hotel front staffer. I suppose my tastes are quite different than this gentleman's. The waitress was very nice and polite. Accommodated me in most ways. However, this average nothing to look at atmosphere place... More 

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Thank Airbus300
Clovis CA
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2010

We have been frequenting this little strip mall Mexican restaurant since it first opened in 1981. The food is flavorful and plentiful. Depending on the quality of fresh produce available (like fresh lettuce or tomatoes) you can count on the Tostada Compuesta or Burrito Supremo to be filling, and so good. Their ala carte menu is good, but for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Shaw Ave, Clovis, CA 93612-3804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Clovis
  • Phone Number: +1 559-298-6271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?