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Carnitas Michoacan

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1540 Yosemite Pkwy, Merced, CA 95341-5208
+1 209-383-2605
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Auburn
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Headed down Hwy99 and was ready for a pit stop, gas up and some lunch. We were on and off before we knew it-great place to stop for authentic Mexican food. Located in a run down strip mall but don't let the appearance steer you away. Once you arrive you order from the counter. Drinks were cold and the food... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

I was really craving a burrito and I got skimped. This was my first meal in Merced and was really turned off. The burrito looked huge, but only to find that there was hardly any meat. It was stuffed with a ton of rice. Gross.

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Thank Eidref L
central ca
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

Stopped in on a whim, had a very Mom n Pop dinner. You read the menu off the board and order at the counter. Don't let that fool you the food was excellent, portions were hearty and was complete with a self serve salsa bar. Price was spot on and the place was spick and span. Was a very comfortable... More 

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Thank howlerman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

I read all the reviews before deciding where to eat. Meal: 2 beef enchiladas, 1 chicken taco, Shrimp cocktail, rice and refried beans. Sadly, I couldn't eat all my food - I was completely stuffed and ate more than I should have. The food was fantastic. Everything tasted homemade and the only complaint I have is, I'll have to travel... More 

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Yuba City, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

food is awesome some of the best Mexican food in merced place in in the ghetto but well worth the trip only about a mile or so from motels

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Anaheim, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

If you like caritas this is the place to go... You must try the carnitas tacos made fresh home made tortillas. Hands downs the best carnitas tacos I ever ate. They also sell it by he pound. Bon appetite.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 Yosemite Pkwy, Merced, CA 95341-5208
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Merced
  • Phone Number: +1 209-383-2605

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