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Libby's Restaurant

8651 Highway 128, Philo, CA 95466
707-895-2646
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Ranked #2 of 4 Restaurants in Philo
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Roswell, Georgia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

We like to stop here for lunch on the way to the beach. Get there well before closing (2:00) to get the special. They put the closed sign out fifteen minutes early so plan on getting there early. We missed the green sauce enchiladas but enjoyed the super burrito with carnitas. My husband got the soft tacos with carnitas which... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Amazing Mexican food! I am from Manhattan, but had lived in CA for years. I miss good, quality Mexican food like you wouldn't believe. We stopped here while in the area after reading the reviews, and this place didn't disappoint. It was awesome and inexpensive. Highly recommend!

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USA
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187 reviews 187 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Pleasant surprise to find very good Mexican food in Philo. Super friendly service. Prices a tad on the high side, but plates are generous.

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indianapolis
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Delicious food went back twice to enjoy the shrimp and flautas. Loved the fact Libby, daughter and husband we all ther.

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Los Angeles, California
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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Oh Libby's - how glad I am that I researched the area. And how ashamed I am that I almost didn't visit you because I was dubious that Mendocino could have epic Mexican food! Being from Southern California, I eat my share of excellent Mexican fare - so I almost slept on this great little place in Mendocino wine country.... More

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California
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63 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Visiting in the area, we stopped at Libby's based on a friend's recommendation. It was a good choice. The place is quaint and lively, with a steady stream of sit down customers and to go orders. We ordered a variety of dishes and were all pleased with our meals. I thought their pinto beans were excellent and I don't normally... More

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California
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10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Is that a stretch? Absolutely not. You can't get any better than Libby's. Carnitas is amazing, as well as the Friday night fish specials.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Libby's is a casual spot in dowtown Philo. The food is excellent. We heard that people drive all the way from San Francisco to have the carnitas and I can see why, they were amazing. The guacamole had just the right amount of seasoning and spice from the jalepenos. Great family run restaurant.

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Seattle, WA
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41 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Wine touring from Seattle, we craved the quality Mexican we can't find back home, but Sonoma County let us down. Twice. Libby's was recommended by a tasting room rep. We found quick service, spacious dining room, ridiculously large wine list, and short menu. Many usual Mexican favorites missing and no mix-match combos. Both items we ordered were hot, well-spiced (no... More

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Mendocino, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

The establishment is low key and unpretentious to say the least. The food is anything but, it is by far the best Mexican food we have had along the Mendocino Coast and inland as well. The prices are more than reasonable, the service is good but again, most importantly, the food is terrific. Enjoy.

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