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3500 Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754
3232684177
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Ranked #40 of 160 Restaurants in Monterey Park
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Southwestern, Mexican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Corporate Center Drive or Ramona Blvd
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English first
Azusa, California, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We ate at this restaurant to celebrate my uncle's b-day. He came in from Mexico. The food was terrible , cold and spice ( hot ) . The taste terrible . When the give us the cutlery , the person had them all in their hands with no napkin........

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

Luminarias is awesome!!! I attended their holiday in August event. Got to meet the vendors and tried their holiday appetizer s errr yummy I will def be back

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The appetizers were okay but never have heard of chicken wings or fried calamari at a Mexican restaurant. The seafood ceviche was decent but no kick in it. I ordered the red snapper, it was cooked nicely with a fresh jicama slaw. My husband had the carne Asada; it was cooked fine (he ordered it medium rare) but it was... More

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Norwalk
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriends and I came here for Sunday brunch for a Christmas gathering. The food was exceptional. So much variety and it actually tasted authentic. We ate and drank like there was no tomorrow. Our waiters came often to check up on us and made sure our glasses were always full of mimosas. The mariachi was the cherry on top.... More

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

So ive grown up in this area all my life, and ive passed by this place nearly every day without stopping by to see whats up. I finally did last week, and this is my review. Food: 4-5 stars. Yes, its spimple spanish/mexican food, and yes its got the usual fare, but its very very fresh. Not salty at all.... More

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Downey, CA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

I have been to Luminarias several times. It is more like 3.5 stars. The food is good and the price is right too. This is a Mexican restaurant but the brunch carries a variety including an omelette bar, bacon, sausage, potatoes, pasta bar, seafood bar, sliced roast, and, of course, Mexican food. The homemade tortillas are the bomb. The service... More

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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81 reviews 81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

A perfect place to go on a weekend evening - live music to go with great Mexican ambiance! Must get a reservation - usually crowded! Service is friendly and the food is authentic!

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Pasadena, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Last visited 3 yrs ago. There are always crowds on Sundays -- for Brunch. This was no exception. Varied food stations to choose from -- even some lite Sushi. More emphasis on Mexican food ... Would like more foods like lasagna, fried chicken (not just chicken nuggets on the Kids' Buffet) -- even hot dogs or burgers -- or meat... More

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Los Angeles County
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2011

I went there for a business meeting with some collegues, we had a banquet room. The atmosphere at the restaurant is awesome. The service was great, the food was great. I have also eaten there on other occasions with family. I have never been disapointed there buffets are out of this world. The home made tortillas are awesome. Just a... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

My son came down from Nebraska with his fiance...who on the spur of the moment went down to get a marriage license, spoke to our family pastor and planned on taking the nuptials that same evening! Well, as a proud mother and father we started to look into places we could have a small wedding, for just the family which... More

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Additional Information about Luminarias

Address: 3500 Ramona Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754
Phone Number: 3232684177
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: Southwestern, Mexican

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