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Ponchos and Leftys

Baxter, MN
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Ranked #12 of 28 restaurants in Baxter
Price range: $5 - $10
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Brainerd, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We come here a few times per year (especially for the free birthday meal) I love the Rosa's Chimichanga...but I prefer the white sauce over red or green. I dislike that it's over $2 to substitute it. Good chips & Salsa!

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

If you're looking for a decent place to eat look elsewhere. This place misses the mark on just about everything but service. I visited with family, 4 adults and 4 children. The atmosphere is slightly more creative than usual but still cheap, outdated, and dirty. I couldn't get over the disgusting feeling of the table we were at which was... More

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Fargo, North Dakota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Ive eaten here numerous times and found it to be a good Americanized Mexican restaurant. Lots of seating so waits are short. Portions are plentiful and comparable to most other restaurants of this nature. Restaurant was clean and staff was friendly. Bar selection was also typical. Never left hungry.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Good food, a little on the spicy side which is good for my husband, not for me. Not authentic tho. Great portions. Friendly staff!

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Minneapolis, MN
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I don't think I have ever written a 1 star review, but this restaurant earned it tonight. We have a cabin in the area and have tried many of the restaurants in the area. We remembered Poncho & Leftys being 'good enough' from a previous visit, but we will never return. The food was tasteless - even the salsa (which... More

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Kenai, Alaska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Good southwestern Mexican food, not traditional Mexican though. But is good none the less, Fajitas are very good, and steamy hot. Exceptional margaritas including the monster mango that we had. Waitresses could do better, if they would stop walking as they buzzed past your table asking how things are. Gone on by before you can even reply or ask for... More

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Zimmerman, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Wow, what a great amount of food for a good price. Nice people working there. A fun clean place to go

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Dyersburg, Tennessee
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

13 of our family grabbed a quick lunch while visitiing from out of town. We have eaten there a couple of times before. Food was very good, although a couple orders got mixed up but were quickly remedied. Food was hot. Lot of chips to start as any typical Mexican restaurant has. I would return.

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Lake Wales, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Wonderful decor, amazing service and prices are spot on. Food was excellent.I loved their salsa and chips. My boyfriend and I both ordered the enchilada plate with rice and beans and it was delicious. I would definitely recommend this hidden jewel in Baxter, MN.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

We frequent here often. The chips are salsa are good, not great. Service is typically very good and the time to get your food is very quick. Average food but good and filling.

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