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San Jose Mexican Restaurant

1700 Raleigh Rd NW, Wilson, NC 27896
(252) 237-7749
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Ranked #27 of 128 Restaurants in Wilson
Cuisines: Mexican
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Ajax, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Family of 15 went for dinner, this is the second time in a year we've been to this restaurant, both times in large groups. Walking in at 9:30pm (after shopping) and we're seated ... but then told the kitchen closes shortly and we have to hurry up and order (happened both times - annoying!). The staff are friendly, but as... More

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Wilson, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I would say we are regulars at San Jose but the last few times the service and the food quality have been poor. We have to ask for refills and for napkins and for this and that. The food has been arriving cold and even old tasting. Not sure what is going on but will only give San Jose one... More

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North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The wait staff as per previous reviews could use some customer service training-but the night I went they were not rude-in fact the one guy who was trying his hand at bartending and failed-went out of his way to attempt to make a second cocktail-their bartender was not on duty that night. Both attempts were thoughtful but I couldn't finish... More

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Wilson, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This restaurant has some of the best, freshest food. There is a good selection for a reasonable price. I highly reccommend this restaurant.

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LUCAMA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is really good Mexican Food, but the service is really poor, they bring you tea and food, but now 2 times in a row, I could not get tea refills, they just walk by like they don'e even see your glass empty and heaven forbid, if you stop another person and ask them for tea, I have actually gotten... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Decent but not great food, not the best service... I'd recommend but don't expect amazing... That said there isn't much to choose from in the area...

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Lucama, North Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I was very disappointed in the service and food at the end of our meal. I feel it was due to the employees desires to close up too early and neglected to considered those being waited on. 1.Beginning of meal ---- Service was very poor. 2. When meal was served, I did not receive a salad, What I received was... More

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We drive all the way from Goldsboro, when we want Mexican. The food is fresh and flavorful. Best Mexican food around.

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WIlson NC
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74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Wilson. Fast, cheap, good service and GREAT food. The Fajitas, Fajita Nachos and Arroz Con Pollo are my faves. Free chips and salsa while you wait. Good size portions. We go here at least once a week. Can't handle seating for large groups. (over 12 or so)

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Too far from home
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72 reviews 72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

This was not one of the best meal's that I've had but it sure was one of the best in the last year. I had the Pollo Racherio and my friend had the Vegetarian Burrito. She loved hers and also remarked that it was really good. The service was average. Bottom Line: This is definitely worth the trip.

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Additional Information about San Jose Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1700 Raleigh Rd NW, Wilson, NC 27896
Phone Number: (252) 237-7749
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilson
Cuisine: Mexican

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