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“Great mexican food , good atmosphere”
Review of Don Jose - CLOSED

Don Jose
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Great standard mexican fare food. Good chips and margaritas. If you just need that fix of your good standard mexican with tons of selection and known quality, this place fits the bill.

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Thank ricoswave
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Reviewed 9 March 2014

Remember back around the 70s-80s when Mexican restaurants had an indoor fountain in the center of the dining room? This one still has it, although the water has been replaced with plants. Although the menu has been updated with current Mexican offerings, there is still an entire section dedicated to old-school combination plates with the sides of beans and rice. The staff is always friendly and very attentive, the food is always prepared accurately, hot and delicious and the atmosphere is pure throwback without being tacky. The portions are generous, the chips are served warm and the salsa is very tasty without being crazy hot. Great food at a reasonable price.

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Thank IslandLovinTwosome
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Reviewed 5 March 2014 via mobile

We ate here 30 years ago, ate frequently for 30 years, moved to Branson MO and still eat here when we visit CA. Food still great, prices still reasonable. Manager very personable. Nacho Grande is a feast. I add shredded beef. Mmmm.

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Thank Jerry B
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

Had a very pleasant surprise Sunday evening at Don Jose's in Laguna Hills. The new Tri-Tip Salad is as good as any salad one will find anywhere. Also, while out with the family was able to watch both the baseball playoffs and Sunday night football while dining in the very well lit and spacious bar area.

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Thank Kenneth S
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

Been going to this Don Jose's for over 35 years. Never disappointed; food is always great. The chips and salsa are always the best. The decor, Cantina style, hasn't changed much and it doesn't have to. Service is always outstanding. This is the place to go for a Tostada. Usually a 2 for 1 coupon can be found.

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Thank Walter H
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