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Mabel's Kitchen

801 E Main St, Laurel, MT 59044-2810
406-628-2283
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Ranked #2 of 26 Restaurants in Laurel
Cuisines: Mexican
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Loveland, Ohio
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91 reviews 91 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

As Nicole B said, the decor is not the reason you go here. The food is delicious, plentiful, and reasonably priced. The service is warm and friendly…you're treated like family. You're off the freeway, mixing with local families, eating something besides chain restaurants and french fries. We could hear the owner singing in the kitchen! I had the fraiche: 2... More 

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Uithoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you enter the restaurant you first impression will be that there is hardly any decoration and we really wondered if we were in the right place but once you order the food you will be amazed. Great taste and very friendly staff. Best Mexican food we had during our trip in the USA.

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Portland, Oregon
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131 reviews 131 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had read the other TripAdvisor reviews, so went "forearmed". My wife had the shrimp, which had a nice flavor, a little spice, was well prepared and tasty (I had a few tastes). I had beef tacos and beef enchiladas. When I asked that they be "spicy", I was told to just apply more salsa. The "salsa" tasted like jarred,... More 

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Billings, Montana
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113 reviews 113 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Mabel's has long been our favorite Mexican meal in the Billings area. Auithentic, flavorful, large portions and reasonable cost. The restaurant is small and often fills in the evening. Mabel and her husband run the place and always seem to remember us. Service varies depending on how busy and how much help is available, but is always friendly and the... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Mexican being my favorite cuisine, I found this to be a real mixed-bag - based on three visits now. The meals themselves are well-prepared and generally very fresh and good, although as a person who likes very hot and spicy food I continually found that they are reticent to ramp up my meal no matter what I say. Unfortunately, the... More 

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Columbia, Missouri, Usa
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A modest unassuming building accross from the railroad tracks in Laurel Montana is not where you would expect to find a good Mexican restaurant-- not Tex-Mex, but Mexico away from the border states. Prices are good, food is good and this has a very informal down town feel. A favorite of local railroad and refinery workers. Unassuming decor but good... More 

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Billings, Montana
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66 reviews 66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Simple surroundings, full portions, the refried beans taste great, and friendly family-run operation

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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Not only was the chili great but also when I asked Mabel's added so much pepper we're still talking about it. Great!

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

The carne asada is outstanding. The pork chops with gravy are also fabulous. These two dishes are some of the best food you will eat. They are also fairly large portions.

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Billings, Montana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I love Mexican food and my husband is a great enough guy to take me to my favorite Mexican restaurants often. As i tell him (often) I could eat Mexican anytime, anywhere. Of course, the best is in Mexico...that's where i learned what real Mexican food is. Well we are far north of that border and currently in the winter... More 

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Address: 801 E Main St, Laurel, MT 59044-2810
Phone Number: 406-628-2283
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Laurel
Cuisine: Mexican

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