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Los Molcajetes

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527 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4614
503-434-2780
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Okay but Not Great

We ate here for dinner. There are a few tables outside and booths and tables inside. Waitress was nice and attentive and service was fast but it was early so wasn't too busy. I had chicken enchiladas which were fine but the refried beans were runny and tasteless so I didn't eat them. My husband had... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Sierra foothills
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We ate here for dinner. There are a few tables outside and booths and tables inside. Waitress was nice and attentive and service was fast but it was early so wasn't too busy. I had chicken enchiladas which were fine but the refried beans were runny and tasteless so I didn't eat them. My husband had a shrimp dish with... More 

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North Yarmouth, ME
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We went for dinner and had a great meal. My steak burrito was huge and delicious. My partner's combination meal was on a gigantic plate and full of good food. We both enjoyed our meals. The service was mediocre. A large group came in & we lost the waitstaff's attention. We finally had to track someone down to pay our... More 

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Northern California
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We came into town on a Monday, mid-afteroon, and found most of the restaurants in town were either closed for the day or did not open again until 5pm. Los Molcajetes, however, was open, and we enjoyed the sidewalk seating (indoors seemed rather dark, on a beautiful, sunny and warm day). The burritos and enchiladas were just fine, but pretty... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Greasy and bland, beer and staff were was nice but wouldn't recommend. Had the chicken fajitas and it was served swimming in grease. The lettuce as slimy and rice was cold. Had a couple bites but sent it back as it was pretty awful.

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McMinnville, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My wife and I had dinner last week and arrived before two large parties. We had each ordered burritos which came with re fried beans inside and asked if black beans could be substituted. No problem. With our drinks we ordered a side of guacamole to accompany the salsa provided. Our meals arrived with bowls of un seasoned black beans.... More 

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McMinnville, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Best Mexican place in town. Excellent food, great prices and the service is friendly and warm. Highly recommend this place.

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McMinnville, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Had lunch with colleges there and had a so/so experience. The chips and salsa was standard, not above par, but good. The menu was kinda strange. I have ordered the Deluxe Burrito Manadero at many other restaurants, with your choice of meat. This one comes with no meat, but you can add for a couple of dollars more......okay, if it... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Stopped in after dinner at the Hotel Oregon for a drink. Nice little bar area and the decor of the place was nice. Cool bar chairs. The place was busy but the little bar was not. However the margarhitas were great! And BIG. The glass was like a small aquarium and the lady did not spare on the tequila. One... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Very nice Mexican Restaurant in downtown McMinnville. The staff were very friendly and the food was very good. The portions were very generous and the price was very reasonable.

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McMinnville, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have been here a handful of times. Great atmosphere. Chili Relleno is my favorite. They always have a great special for lunch that is quick, easy, and cheaper then a fast food value meal. The only complaint I would have is that on two occasions others in my party have ordered just a plain cheese burrito and the cheese... More 

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Additional Information about Los Molcajetes

Address: 527 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4614
Phone Number: 503-434-2780
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 527 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4614
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: 503-434-2780

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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