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San Jose Mexican Restaurant

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1700 Raleigh Rd NW, Wilson, NC 27896
(252) 237-7749
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mixed feelings

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2014
wingit67
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North Carolina
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Goldsboro, North Carolina, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

i have been here several times previously but, the food and service were very good the first time. however, the subsequent times i have dinned here the food was not as good and neither was the service. today the food was not very good, and not even warmed up. the server took a long time to get me a drink... More 

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Venice, Florida
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Food was good and plenty of it. Service was excellent. But the best of all was the ultimate margarita. You could taste the quality of the cocktail.

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Wilson, North Carolina
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93 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I get something different every time because they take the time to explain what I am getting. The guacamole is the best. Love it!

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Ajax, Canada
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 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
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 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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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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7 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 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
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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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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)  >  Wilson
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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