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Rusten House

43953 15th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-9025
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Ranked #6 of 198 restaurants in Lancaster
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
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Inyokern, CA
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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
1 review
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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Lancaster, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I'm not a big Mexican food eater, I generally only like my mother's enchilida's, especially her sauce she puts on them. Well I finially found a place I enjoy and their sauce is as close to my mother's as I've tasted. I go there alot now and the service is excellent and they treat you like family. I highly recommend... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Eat here often usually lunch but with friends for dinner this time. Have been eating here for 40+ years. Good service, good food, good prices. No hidden costs! Lunch and dinner include salad and your drink in the price. None of this 2.75 for an ice tea after you order your meal. Now that is a deal!

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palmdale,ca
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012 via mobile

The restaurant serves food best described as Mexican inspired, as the food lacks a traditional flavor. Perhaps the best indication of the food type is the bizarre salsa that is given with chips. My family described it as tomato paste. I feel it was more like tapatio with tomato paste. The ambiance is also Mexican inspired. Look atthe items hanging... More

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Lancaster, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

Moved from South Texas recently and was very impressed with this Mexican restaurant! Food, drinks, service better than most! The place moved recently we were told. Will definitely be back!

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San Clemente, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

We went to this Mexican restaurant based on the hotel clerk's suggestion. We were not disappointed. We had 20 kids and 20 parents. Everything went perfect. No confusion on checks or food. Pretty fast too, considering the size of our group. Very reasonably priced.

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Ottawa, Canada
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241 reviews 241 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

We went on the advice of our hotel desk clerk, and were not disappointed. It's in a little strip mall and easy to overlook. The staff are very friendly and service was good. They use quality ingredients; you can sense this in the beef and chicken that they serve. Portions are huge. The veggie soup with meatballs is a real... More

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Visalia, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Authentic, family owned restaraunt. Great service and food. The tamales were fantastick, everything smelled and looked delicious. Not far from the hotel, easy to find.

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Meadville, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Always awesome, go there every time we visit my Mom in Lancaster

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