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Forest Mexican Cantina

780 S Lapeer Rd, Orion, MI 48362-2922
+1 248-690-9292
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (5 reviews)
“fish tacos” (2 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
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LOCATION
780 S Lapeer Rd, Orion, MI 48362-2922
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We visit this restaurant at least twice a month, and haven’t really been anything less than extremely pleased with the food. Service can be a little slow during peak periods (but is friendly) and the queso dip could be a little thicker ... but the...More

Thank DachshundDad
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We sotopped at this restaurant for the first time yesterday for dinner. We were pleasantly surprised. Our server was quick and friendly. We enjoyed the grilled chicken tacos and the fish tacos (the fish needed a little more seasoning). One note: the pico de gallo...More

Thank teachertraveler11
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

When we first went to Forest it was great food, staff friendly and attentive! Now it seems the excitement to please customers has worn off and it's mediocre food. Had the fish tacos and was not impressed!

1  Thank scuffles1
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Party of 7, waited 15 minutes even though our table was open.. The server we had was great from drinks to order to delivery for food, but disappeared after that, no refills for the kids even though the salsa and cheese dip were hotter than...More

Thank crazistevo
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A group of us went and had lunch and a birthday celebration. As always we had great food and good service.

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I am not sure why people love this place. It is not clean! I don't care how much food they put on your plate.................if the place is nasty in the front, what does their kitchen look like. Quantity does not equal quality.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Don't let the name or the strip mall location fool you. This is a solid Mexican restaurant that serves up great food at even better prices. The inside ambiance is traditional Mexican and the food, in my opinion, is both traditional and excellent. There were...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I do not dine out often but this is some of the best food and service I have encountered in the area

Thank mruss88888
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The first time we went there I was stunned by the amount of food I was served. I learned not to order that item because it was good but so much more than I could eat. Their shrimp chimichangas/burritos are out standing. They have shrimp,...More

2  Thank Spartanforever1965
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Not a bad place. Food was ok, but staff was not very friendly. Did their job but weren't very welcoming. On the plus side, meal arrived quickly. The chili relleno was really good but the enchilada and rice were quite dry. Not much competition for...More

Thank Chad S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 S Lapeer Rd, Orion, MI 48362-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Orion
  • Phone Number: +1 248-690-9292
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