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Cocina Michoacana

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18730 State Hwy 120, Groveland, CA
(209) 962-6651
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Visitor rating
  • 57
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing food

The best mexican food around tuolumne county chicken creme #11 outstanding everytime. And the shrimp fajitas are to die for

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
poca2768
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Groveland, California
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  • Families with children
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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136 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Groveland, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The best mexican food around tuolumne county chicken creme #11 outstanding everytime. And the shrimp fajitas are to die for

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Groveland,CA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have always had a good meal here!! Highly recommend. I always order their cheese enchilada. The serves is very friendly.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Very Good Red Snapper Tacos rather gourmetish. It was cold in the restaurant. Heat was turned off. Plate was cold. Rice and beans were cold. I had to put my hat on during dinner. Foul odor coming from the drains in the kitchen.

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Sacramento, California
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The chili colorado was delicious. Served with rice and beans, this dish will delight your palette and fill you up with tender cubes of flavorful pork.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Was a few months ago when I ate there but absolutely loved the food I had there. Great authentic Mexican food that was great value for money. Loved the area too, hope to visit again in the future.

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Buena Park, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I had some burrito called the Patrona... I really liked it, but maybe it was because i skipped breakfast and it was now 2pm.

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Santa Rosa, CA
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Very good Mexican cuisine. Fast, friendly service, reasonable prices. And when they tell you that a sauce is hot, believe them! Actually, their diablo sauce has a wonderful depth of flavor. All dishes prepared on premises.

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San Francisco, California
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264 reviews 264 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
408 helpful votes 408 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

There are not a lot of good restaurants in Groveland but this is definitely one of the better ones. The service and ambience are good and the food is mostly good too. We tried a few of their entrees and they were good though a little too cheesy. Not a bad place overall.

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Groveland, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Due to mixed reviews, I hesitated going to this restaurant. I can't believe how much I loved this place! All the food from the chips and salsa to the steak, sopes, and chili relleno was fantastic. The place is cozy and friendly and our server was sweet. The food was served quickly. We will definitely be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

When we go to Groveland we always eat at this place ~ great authentic food. We have not had a bad meal or service since we have been going there

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18730 State Hwy 120, Groveland, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Groveland
  • Phone Number: (209) 962-6651

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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