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El Jacalito

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10110 Main St, Lamont, CA 93241-1703
661-845-4598
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Unexpected Jewel

We were driving cross country and decided to stop to grab something to eat in Lamont. We did a search and this place came up. From the warm friendly greeting, to the fresh made at the table guacamole, to the entrées, EVERYTHING was so fresh! The salsa is made in house and had this nice smoky kick... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
Adamrtz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

We were driving cross country and decided to stop to grab something to eat in Lamont. We did a search and this place came up. From the warm friendly greeting, to the fresh made at the table guacamole, to the entrées, EVERYTHING was so fresh! The salsa is made in house and had this nice smoky kick. I had the... More 

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Bakersfield, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

We've gone there several times since we moved to Bakersfield ten years ago, so the restaurant has been around for a long time. And, it appears that the food is getting better and better, or at least that's our opinion. We went last week during the lunch hour and the place was packed, but staff seated us and took our... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

The owner is always pleasant and though we hadn't been in for quite a while, he remembered us. The food was great, my husband had fish tacos that had a great grilled taste and I asked if they could make my shrimp taco crispy. The shrimp was seasoned well and had the same grilled flavor the fish did. We asked... More 

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Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2010

The food was very good and we loved the salsa. I've rated El Jacalito fairly high. We were there with a large group and the staff really took care of us! That isn't easy. The owner worked his butt off keeping everyone happy and entertained. Lamont isn't really high on anyone's list of tourista places but if you are nearby... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10110 Main St, Lamont, CA 93241-1703
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lamont
  • Phone Number: 661-845-4598

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

(661) 845-4598

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