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Los Pinos Restaurant

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815 S 3rd W, Mountain Home, ID 83647-3413
208-587-7441
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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We read about this place and went there fortunately. Our first clue was that a number of local people were there eating diner. It is a clean well kept restaurant with authentic and very excellent Mexican food. It is off the beaten track but easy to find. The servers were very pleasant and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Fergus Falls, Minnesota
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Fergus Falls, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We read about this place and went there fortunately. Our first clue was that a number of local people were there eating diner. It is a clean well kept restaurant with authentic and very excellent Mexican food. It is off the beaten track but easy to find. The servers were very pleasant and the food was outstanding. it beats any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This little restaurant may not have the best curb appeal, but oh my the food is so good!!! Don't judge it by the exterior. The family that runs it is super friendly , the service is very good and the food can't be best !!! We've tried every Mexican restaurant in Mountain Home and this is the best !!!

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Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Stopped in for lunch as I was wishing for some Mexican food as i drove to Boise from TF this place was on trip advisor so I took a chance - took a while to find it and when I pulled up it it not impressive so I thought this could be a winner! It was ok nothing great -... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is one of those restaurants that when you walk in, you know it's going to be very good or very bad. Lucky for us, it was very good. Very pleasant service, and the food was delicious. I had chile rellenos and a tamale and my husband had fajitas. All fresh, homemade, and very reasonably priced. We were just passing... More 

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Ridgecrest, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Family owned business, simple little place nothing fancy, friendly service foods pretty good, would say best mexican food in town!

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Mountain Home, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

The salsa was very good, and the waitress was very friendly. The chips were cold and not really fresh. The food was pretty good, but the restaurant itself was more like a bar. It wasn't really inviting. The menus had food stuck to them which is kinda gross. There was a guy who came and asked us how our food... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We make a point to stop here on our way to and from vacation. Some of the best Mexican food we've eaten anywhere.

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Tri-Cities, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice family run restaurant! As close to authentic as anywhere in the Southwest. Huge burritos and so delicious! We enjoyed chatting with family, too. Family friendly prices.

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Mountain Home, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We just moved to this area and I wanted to try some of the local places. The parking lot at Los Pinos was alway full when I drove by so we gave it a try. It is a small, privately owned business but it still had plenty of seating. There were a couple families with small children in there when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

I lived in Mexico and miss REAL Mexican food. This is the only place for miles (maybe states?) that I can find real chile rellenos! My hubby had the carnitas and as a non carnita lover they are GREAT!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 815 S 3rd W, Mountain Home, ID 83647-3413
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Mountain Home
  • Phone Number: 208-587-7441

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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