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Belen's

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140 N 3rd Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361
(209) 848-2849
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 12
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner before evacuation

We needed a place near the zombie train and this worked out great. There was plenty of food and the staff was very attentive. The wife thought her tamales were dry, but everyone else enjoyed their order. Reasonable prices made the day.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 3, 2015
Johnboy1253
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We needed a place near the zombie train and this worked out great. There was plenty of food and the staff was very attentive. The wife thought her tamales were dry, but everyone else enjoyed their order. Reasonable prices made the day.

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Thank Johnboy1253
Oakdale, California
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Excellent Mexican food served in a nice atmosphere. Tough to recommend anything special, it's all pretty good. Personally I love their chicken enchiladas with mole sauce.

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Thank William P
california
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98 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

One of the better Mexican restaurants in town. Friendly staff. Local watering hole. Located off the main highway, but worth the search.

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Thank mcpcmp
Oakdale, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The mexican food at this restaurant is good. Not the best I've had, but good. Ambience is lacking, but still a fun place to bring the family.

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Thank 4KRH
Oakdale, California
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66 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by the fresh clean food and the Flavor!! The waitstaff was attentive and friendly.. The prices were good... and the hot cheesy bean dip is outa this world!!!

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1 Thank Michelle K
Oakdale, California
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Good family Mexican restaurant. Good food, good portions, good service, good atmosphere, downtown Oakdale.

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Thank Nancy S
Oakdale, California, United States
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229 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

We enjoy Susie Belen's in the heart of downtown Oakdale. What we found is that once it gets busy the service is not super prompt. Five pm or so. I've been there at 7 pm and service is slower. The food quality is very good. It's certainly not fancy but if you like Mexican food this may be the best... More 

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Thank Robert D
Spain
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

While clean and friendly, I would say the food is decent. There was nothing special about it. The margaritas were very good. Slow service but very nice. Maybe I wasn't totally in love with the enchiladas I got, or maybe I've just had better:) however, it's not a terribly bad place to eat!

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1 Thank relaxininthesun1
Oakdale, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Tucked away on a cute side street of Oakdale, you will enjoy lunch or dinner at "Suzie's" as the locals call it.

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1 Thank MikeC1991
Oakdale, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Suzie makes authentic northern Mexican style food and serves really big portions We like the chile rellenos and the enchiladas. The margueritas are good, too, and she has a happy hour when they are super cheap. Friendly service and a nice atnosphere. best Mexican food in town.

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1 Thank Carrietreks

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 140 N 3rd Ave, Oakdale, CA 95361
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakdale
  • Phone Number: (209) 848-2849

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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