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Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant

111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
310-510-1772
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Ranked #32 of 46 Restaurants in Avalon
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
California
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128 reviews 128 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

This place is in a good location and the service was quite good. The food was pretty average Mexican food and for Avalon, the prices are fair. Couldn't really complain about anything, but nothing special to report either.

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Arlington, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Our group of 54 had dinner upstairs. The food was delicious and had beautiful presentation. The waitresses were unfriendly and stoic. Perhaps they were stressed. It doesn't really matter since the service was good.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Ate here right before catching the boat back, was asked to leave our luggage outside. The food was ok, nothing special. Too pricey for its quality. The Margarita was watered down. The service was ok though.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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219 reviews 219 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went here after everywhere else had a wait. Nice fine. The food is pretty SoCal Mexican standard. Price as low for Catalina Island. Service was pretty good. Recommend the Egg Burrito. It rocks!

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San Diego, ca
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The margaritas were watered down. I ordered a combination plate. The carnitas taco consisted of some dried out pork and nothing else. No cilantro, sauce, or anything else. The rice was bland, but the beans passed for flavor. Used to be good, but not this time.

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Yucca Valley, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I ordered the carna asada torta sandwich. It was amazing. I also enjoyed a Mai Tai. The waitress was friendly and it was a good atmosphere. Definitely one of the best restaurants I have eaten at. Service was pretty quick and the restaurant was starting to get busy.

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We got the sampler and it was terrible - a platter of deep fried tasteless food. Avoid this, not worth it. The guacamole and salsa were both bland.

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Brentwood, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Came for happy hour and appetizers. It was good. People were friendly. The environment was casual. Margaritas were tasty and we loved the chili sauce on the table.

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Walked into restaurant with 2 families. Noticed dirt and moldy salsa. Asked for water. Was told by a surly waitress, Angie, that they sell water. Don't give it out for free ( against the law). Then asked for margaritas. Mine was so sweet and awful, I asked to switch to a skinny marg. My friend asked for a switch as... More

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California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We eat at Mi Casita every year and have had family gatherings there, as well. We are never disappointed with the food or the atmosphere. Very comfortable and friendly. They should bring back the pitchers of margaritas, though!

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Additional Information about Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant

Address: 111 Claressa Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Phone Number: 310-510-1772
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
Cuisine: Mexican

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