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113 Catalina Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
310 510-1176
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Ranked #34 of 47 Restaurants in Avalon
Price range: $7 - $14
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
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English first
Lancaster, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

We went here on a food tour. We were served a potato taco and a cocktail with lemon vodka and iced tea. I'm pregnant so not able to try the cocktail, but everyone on our tour raved about it including my boyfriend who is very picky about his alcoholic drinks. The potato taco was so yummy too!

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great food, fun atmosphere, and strong drinks. Good prices in a tourist town, as well. We'll visit again when we return. The Dodger Dog wrapped in a fried tortilla with cheese was unusual and yummy, and the Killer Quesadilla was fantastic.

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Slidell, Louisiana
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This is a very relaxed small mexican restaurant. The food was average. The service was good, very thou they had a large party "high school reunion" that was going on as well.

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Riverside, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I was looking forward to Huevos Rancheros. The sign says open for breakfast but it was a Saturday morning and it didn't open until lunch.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The chicken posole tested like it came straight from a can. It was a chili free broth. We couldn't finish it. It left a bad taste in out mouth. The carnitas quesadilla was slightly better, but it also lacked flavor. It was a very sad experience.

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Redding, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We got the taco salads because we wanted real food. it was tasteless. There wasn't much flavor in the chicken nor the rice or beans. You do get chips and salsa while waiting... salsa wasn't that great. Service was okay tho.

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Cedar Park, Texas
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

For a quick bite and a laid back atmosphere, Coyote Joe's is a good choice. Friendly service and good food but nothing fancy.

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Santa Clarita, California
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Stopped for a quick late lunch. We had a quesadilla which was served very hot and nicely stuffed. However the cheese looked like American or velveeta. Also had a ground beef burrito which was tasteless. Beer was good though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Had the wet chicken burrito and couldn't finish the massive beast. So good and tasty but was a lot of food. My wife had the tostada supreme and thought it was good too. Service was great for a holiday weekend. Other restaurants were packed with waiting lines but we were able to walk in and get seated right away. Just... More 

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West Covina, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is just off of the main sidewalk and the food is very good, reasonably priced and the drinks are wonderful! The nachos are tasty and big enough for two, the wet burritos are big and again big enough for two. The Margarita on Happy Hour is very generous and mmmm good! Great place!

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Additional Information about Coyote Joe's

Address: 113 Catalina Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Phone Number: 310 510-1176
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 14
Cuisine: Mexican

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