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Rusten House

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43953 15th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-9025
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Today
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good stuff

Hadn't been in over a year. Still as good as ever. Best bean and cheese wet in town. Chili Verdi is great. Hot sauce not just ordinary salsa is worth taking some home.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
brykim77
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34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Hadn't been in over a year. Still as good as ever. Best bean and cheese wet in town. Chili Verdi is great. Hot sauce not just ordinary salsa is worth taking some home.

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Seattle Metro Area
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

found on trip advisor as we were passing through...great reviews, they did not fail us. Great food, great service, smiles on faces and lovely peeps. Taco shells fried as you order...chicken all white meat in tacos hooray! Just really tasty! Worth the stop!

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Lancaster, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

been going here for years. Rusten House has great food at a reasonable price. The new location is good.......liked the old one better but I think its probably being demolished ( really old building ).

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Lancaster, California
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

These are wonderful tacos, all white meat and they come with guacamole on them. Also I believe the owner is a former US Marine. How can you go wrong ??

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Rosamond, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

My coworkers and I love going here for lunch. Service is speedy and the food is always great. The only I miss is the old location ...which was a small little old house:) still love it

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Lancaster, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is a well-known local restaurant that has been around for years. Great food, excellent prices and a friendly staff keep you coming back for more.

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Lancaster, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My wife and I have been going to the Rusten House for years because if you like Mexican it's the only place in town. Great food, great service and most of all great prices. I have never had a bad meal.b try it you'll lie it

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Palmdale, California
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156 reviews 156 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The smell of the fajitas filled the filled restaurant. It was a Friday evening and there were big family parties 20+ enjoying conversation among three generations and the best Mexican food in the Antelope Valley. With more than half of the restaurant's tables filled with the happy families and it was fun to watch the serving crew turn it on!... More 

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Inyokern, CA
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59 reviews 59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Got lost by using Tripadvisor App Map which incorrectly mapped their newer 15th St address onto 20th St, so watch for that, but the good comfy Mexican food and margaritas and friendly service were worth it!

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Lancaster, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Best Mexican food anywhere is Lancaster, CA. Been going in there for over 41 years and NOT once have I had a bad experience. Love the old building, but much more room in new location.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 43953 15th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: (661) 942-9025

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?