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Joe Bandito's Mexican Restaurant

1455 North Main Street, Springville, UT
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Ranked #6 of 50 restaurants in Springville
Cuisines: Mexican
Description: Been in business about 3-4 years
Restaurant details
Description: Been in business about 3-4 years
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English first
Springville, Utah
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I believe the true measure of a Mexican Food place is how good the chips and salsa are. Frankly, I can't stop eating them so I am full by the time the meal gets to me. The main course is always hot and portions are huge but I never have enough room because I eat too many chips/salsa. This is... More

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Richland
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116 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We kind of got off to a bad start here in that because a eating restrictions, my wife always orders a ground been enchilada ala carte when we dine at a Mexican Restaurant. Our waitress, Stacy, informed her that the enchilada would be the same as a full meal because they did not do ala carte. This is a rare... More

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Springville, Utah
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Atmosphere isn't the greatest because this is a former bar, but the food is very tasty. Mexican, well prepared with good sized servings. On the north side of Springville. Head south a ways and visit the Springville Museum of Art. Fantastic collection of paintings in a Spanish style large building with an interesting history. Best of all, it's free, thanks... More

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Lehi, Utah
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Love this place I live too far away and CRAVE this place weekly! I get the Bandito and you can't go wrong with the chips and salsa! Yes I order some to go because you can't get enough! The staff is fast with service and friendly as well! I recommend this place to all!

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Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

My wife & I love to head down for an evening meal. We have never been disappointed at the food. It is provided quickly and service is great. We especially like the chips & salsa. Meals have plenty of food and refillable drinks. Prices are reasonable. It is a favorite of the locals.

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provo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

As for economic mex its not. But I do enjoy their food. I wish the salsa wasn't so hot. That the seats were more padded, and that they had zero drinks, like sprite zero. The chips are the best in state. If you plan on nachos then you better bring 2 friends.

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Provo, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I was one of three friends getting together for lunch. I arrived first--the other two were running a few minutes late. There is a bench for people to wait on, but it was occupied, so I asked the hostess if I could be seated (there were a lot of empty tables). She would not seat me until the others arrived.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

I had the half bandito and my friend had the fish tacos. Nasty. The fish tacos had a side of what tasted like italian dressing. Weird. We both said McDonald's would have been better. It was cheap enough and the service was good. The only redeeming food item was the chips and salsa, which was actually quite good.

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Alpine, Utah
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

I love Joe Banditos. MOST OF THE TIME. Chips are Salsa are especially good. I go with my wife, who works in Springville, fairly often for lunch. Here is my BEST advice. NEVER, EVER go on a Holiday. Ever. Big groups go and if you have the bad luck to get stuck behind a big table or two, you may... More

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Payson, Utah
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Fish taco's are great. Good chips and salsa. Great service. Pricing is good. lunch specials come with a drink :)

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